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The military pays far more than civilians because of operations and safety and transport.
Oracle will report earnings after the bell Wednesday. Rick Sherlund, managing director at Nomura Securities, previews the numbers.
Shares of OnDeck Capital, an online lender to small businesses, rose as much as 37 percent in their debut, valuing the company at up to $1.8 billion.
If you are looking at retirement in the next few years, the end of the year is the perfect time go get your house in order, USA Today reports.
The Sony Pictures Entertainment comedy at the center of a devastating cyber attack is facing another obstacle — rival studios. Re/code reports.
The number of Americans who say the country is on the right track ticked up, but the dominant mood country remains negative, a new NBC/WSJ poll shows.
The secretary of state says sanctions could be lifted in days if Putin lives up to commitments under ceasefire accords to end the Ukraine conflict.
The oil and ruble meltdowns may be grabbing the headlines, but the real story behind the market swings is the Fed, market watcher James Paulsen tells CNBC.
Think the holidays are all rest and fun? That's the Hallmark version. More than half of us plan to work over the break, a new survey says.
Despite a backdrop of downward pressure on prices, don't expect any surprises from the Fed on Wednesday, Dennis Gartman told CNBC.
A truck from a small town plumbing company has somehow made its way from Texas City to the Middle East, where it's apparently being used by terrorists.
A majority of Americans now say that race relations in the United States are bad, according to the latest NBC News/WSJ poll. NBC News reports.
The combination of a stronger dollar and sliding oil price is causing mayhem, Financial Times reports.
OnDeck Capital, which makes loans to small businesses, raised the money in another sign alternative lending is going mainstream.
A U.S.-bound United Airlines flight is returning to London's Heathrow airport following a maintenance issue, the airline said on Wednesday.
Amazon's CEO rarely speaks publicly if it doesn’t involve the launch of a product. It’s even more rare to sit down for public one-on-one interview.
The United States on Wednesday slapped sanctions on Dutch and Swiss oil trading firms for their dealings with the Syrian government.
Federal authorities arrested 14 people related to a Massachusetts pharmacy connected to a deadly 2012 outbreak of fungal meningitis.
Mohamed El-Erian, former co-CEO and co-CIO at Pimco, believes the Fed will remove the "considerable period of time" phrase on interest rates.
Investors should brace for more turbulence ahead, legendary investor Jack Bogle told CNBC. Here's what not to do.
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The Navy's Silent NEMO suggests the best engineer for effective machines might be mother nature.
Uber said Wednesday that it would begin a new series of measures to boost safety at the ride-sharing startup—including biometric and voice screening for drivers.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
Navy video footage of robot sharks that could one day be used for surveillance.
The market may have rallied, but Mad Money host Jim Cramer thinks that's just the beginning of Yellen's impact.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer outlines stocks that may be a buy during the next selloff related to the decline of oil or stress overseas.