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Google announces the acquisition of maps app Waze, after Facebook failed to reach a deal with the Israeli company. Waze's real-time data attracts a high price tag.
The SEC widened its crackdown on "naked shorting" by charging the Chicago Board Options Exchange with "systemic breakdowns" in the exchange's regulatory and compliance functions.
One long-held axiom relating to unemployment may be ready for the graveyard.
The anticipation was that finally, a comprehensive immigration reform package—the first in 30 years— would become the law of the land. That's no longer the case, say some analysts.
Booz Allen reported revenues of $5.76 billion for the fiscal year ended in March. The government provided 98 percent of that revenue.
Active managers in both the mutual and hedge fund industries are badly underperforming their peers, and they have a mutual malady: a bad Apple.
Only 45 percent of Americans believe affirmative action programs are still needed, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.
Microsoft spent more than 90 minutes showcasing the Xbox One—but only one moment made the entire crowd gasp. The announcement of its price.
U.S. small business optimism rose to a one year-high in May, a hopeful sign for an economy that has hit a soft patch.
More employers in the U.S. plan to hire workers next quarter than in any period since the fourth quarter of 2008, a survey by Manpower Group found.
Fruit and fresh vegetable distributor Dole Food said it received an unsolicited offer from Chief Executive David Murdock, who put an enterprise value of $1.5 billion on the bid.
American authorities and consumer lawyers say banks aid in giving dubious merchants access to the financial system, allowing them to prey on older consumers.
Stock traders have their eyes on the bond market this week, as interest rates continue to adjust higher. The issue is just how much higher.
The dream used to be a house you paid for with a steady paycheck. But fewer hours worked at lower-wage jobs is severely altering that, especially for young people.
Lululemon said its CEO will step down. The news came a few months after the company had to recall one of its yoga pants for being too sheer. The company also beat on earnings.
The company won another round against organic growers as a court threw out their suit to keep Monsanto from suing if traces of its biotech genes are found in crops.
With Chevy Volt sales lagging and inventory backing up, General Motors is offering up to $5,000 cashback in hopes of spurring greater sales.
Some of the wealthy say luck played a role in their success, but many say other factors played a bigger role.
Texas Instrument narrowed its projected ranges for earnings and revenue but both were still in-line with analysts' expectations.
Microsoft announced Monday that the XBOX One console, unveiled earlier this year at its headquarters, will be available in November and cost $499.
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A South Korean ferry capsized off Jindo island on April 16 in what could be the country's worst maritime accident in two decades.
Music buyers still prefer to purchase their tunes in physical format – CDs and even cassettes – rather than download them.
The Futures Now team discusses what the deteriorating situation in Ukraine means for crude oil.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's aggressive plan to get Apple to dump Google as its default search engine and replace it with Yahoo mobile search.
Netflix was upgraded to "buy" at Pacific Crest. Analyst Andy Hargreaves, says the stock pulled back and the company's earnings potential has gone up.