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Hess plans to split the roles of chief executive and chairman, countering efforts by an activist investor to shake up management at the oil and gas producer.
Intuitive Surgical issued an “urgent medical device notification” concerning one of its robot’s instruments that can cause internal burns.
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While hardware companies were once considered too risky to invest in, advancements in technology have made the space much more appealing.
Colleges are beefing up business competitions for students. These contests are key to meeting investors and mentors. Success stories include GrubHub. What's the next, hot company?
The House debate about the Marketplace Fairness Act will concentrate on the effect an online sales tax would have on small business.
The network of thieves who drained ATMs around the world of $45 million in mere hours sent ripples through the security world, raising fears more thefts may be in store.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC on Friday that the U.S. debt ceiling would not be reached until September.
California's top law enforcement official accused JPMorgan Chase on Thursday of flooding the state's courts with questionable lawsuits to collect overdue credit card debt, the NYT reports.
Bond investors can rest easy as there are few signs of debt markets overheating, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is teaming up with Southeastern Asset Management in a proxy battle over Dell, CNBC has learnt.
Pimco Total Return Fund increased its U.S. Treasurys holdings to the highest in over a year in April, data from the firm's website showed on Thursday.
A week after the Federal Reserve endorsed a plan to keep buying bonds to spur economic growth, members are airing differences over their super-easy policy.
Philip Falcone and his hedge fund Harbinger Capital have reached an agreement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that would require the firm to pay $18 million.
Investors are overlooking Facebook's potential at their own peril, Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors said Thursday on CNBC.
A rising population of working seniors will bring stronger economic growth if companies can retool to accommodate an older workforce, the Fiscal Times reports.
Toronto Blue Jay pitcher J.A. Happ's skull fracture from a line drive to the head raises questions about protective gear for baseball. Here are some available products.
Ren Zhengfei, founder and CEO of Huawei Technologies, defended the Chinese firm's stand on U.S. cybersecurity concerns when he spoke to the media for the first time on Thursday.
A small change to federal rules that just went into effect means more contracts could go to women-owned small businesses, Inc. reports. See if your business qualifies.
Wrigley has temporarily halted the production of its Alert caffeinated gum as the FDA's investigates the safety of caffeine-added foods.
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Job prospects for this year's college graduates have changed a lot from last year, according to a new survey.
New Jersey casino is reimbursing players in a poker tournament that was suspended after counterfeit chips were discovered.
Jack De Gan, Harbor Advisory, shares his thoughts on General Electric's first quarter results.
I would describe the numbers as messy but largely in line, says Brian Nowak, Susquehanna analyst, dissecting the tech giant's quarterly earnings and sharing his thoughts on Google's future growth prospects.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports some of the highlights from Russian President Vladimir Putin's annual talk.