Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is famously outspoken and sharp-tongued, and on CNBC on Wednesday he did not disappoint.» Read More
A Southern California city council gave the Sriracha hot sauce factory 90 days to vanquish the spicy odors that prompted complaints from residents.
Jeffrey Gundlach of DoubleLine Capital said he believes there is more deflation in the world than most people appreciate.
Colbert, who hosts "The Colbert Report'' on Comedy Central, signed a five-year agreement with the network, CBS said in a statement.
The number new jobless claims plunged to their lowest in nearly 7 years, which may bolster hopes of a growth surge after a cold winter.
EBay announced it will—at Carl Icahn's urging—appoint business executive David Dorman as an independent director. In exchange, Icahn said he'll back off.
The U.S. insurance industry is as much as $9 billion short of the reserves it will need to ultimately pay asbestos claims, Fitch Ratings said.
GM put two engineers on paid leave on Thursday, as an attorney investigates why the company took more than 10 years to recall millions of cars.
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
American Express, Citigroup, and Discover Financial won the dismissal of a lawsuit, because the plaintiffs did not prove violation of anti-trust laws.
A deal by Yelp to provide listings for Yahoo is getting bad reviews from some small-business owners, who say positive feedback has vanished.
Windowless cabins could be the norm within 20 years on small planes in a bid to lighten the load and improve the view.
Payroll processor ADP said its board had approved a tax-free spinoff of its dealer services business into an independent publicly traded company.
The Department of the Treasury announced plans to sell 95 million shares of Ally Financial Inc. to raise $2.38 billion in the company's IPO.
A new study finds that the richer you are, the more likely you are to support paying higher tax rates.
U.S. home foreclosure filings slid 23 percent in March, helping bring first-quarter foreclosure activity to its lowest level since 2007.
The U.K. and U.S. governments spent millions stockpiling a flu drug that is no better than paracetamol, according to a new report.
A herd mentality has investors focused only on top-performing mega-sized mutual funds and ETFs. Believe it or not, that's not always a good thing.
In early stages of grief, the newly widowed should seek emotional support and take stock of basic finances but postpone larger money matters.
Bad news, kids. When it comes to your parents' savings priorities, funding their golden years is winning over financing your college years.
A study shows 20-year-old single men will pay higher premiums than a single woman his age, a married man his age and a married man five years older.
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Venture capitalist Peter Thiel trashed Twitter in a CNBC interview Wednesday.
Stephen Hung, a luxury hotel entrepreneur, ordered 30 Rolls-Royces—the largest single order ever of Rolls-Royces, according to the company.
LeBron James may be one of the biggest names on the basketball court, but his shoe sales still can't touch No. 23.
A few key areas in the market the FMHR traders are watching that may be under your radar.
Trian's Nelson Peltz is pushing to split DuPont into two. The FMHR traders debate whether this is right for the company and its shareholders.
Brian White of Cantor Fitzgerald, is calling Apple in a new "super cycle," and explains his buy rating on the stock.