Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.» Read More
Actor Mickey Rooney, a Hollywood legend whose career spanned more than 80 years, has died. He was 93.
In order to diversify its business, Ireland's Mallinckrodt is buying California-based Questcor Pharmaceuticals in a deal reaching $5.2 billion.
New apps reduce the typical auto insurance claim period from days to hours. What to download before your next fender bender.
Financial companies are churning out endless studies about millennials and money, but here's the truth: There's more confusion than consensus.
The Texas governor is on a high-profile barnstorming tour across the country, trying to lure businesses to the Lone Star State. What it means for 2016.
'Tis the season for college acceptances and financial aid awards and the numbers can be confusing. Here's how to compare them.
Nike's Oven West is an R&D laboratory dedicated entirely to golf balls—developing them, testing them and bringing new models to market.
The market will watch Wednesday’s Fed minutes very carefully for a clue about the federal funds rate.
The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and Tesla have petitioned to permit manufacturers to replace mirrors with digital cameras.
Amid a U.S. debate over ending a 40-year ban on crude oil exports, one big question remains unanswered.
Mobile payments company Square has secured a new revolving credit facility as the burgeoning startup seeks more permanent capital
General Motors again boosted discounts on its full-size Chevrolet Silverado pickups after being outsold in March by Chrysler's Ram 1500.
Researchers say people who live in areas with great sprawl are at greater risk for obesity and other health problems.
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier," the sequel to Marvel's 2011 film, smashed its way to $96.2 million in weekend ticket sales
Rock stars who die at the height of their fame never truly recede from either the public consciousness or corporate coffers
CEO pay jumped a whopping 13% in 2013 to break the $10 million barrier with the median compensation hitting $10.5 million.
The Justice Department is investigating high-speed trading for possible insider trading, Attorney General Eric Holder tells lawmakers.
Memorial Day is still nearly two months away, but scoring a beachfront summer rental is a lot easier—and cheaper—for vacationers able to plan ahead.
Job creation returned to form in March as companies shook off the winter blues and started hiring again.
The social networking giant Facebook has expressed interest in exploring how it can develop anonymity services.
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A list of the countries that use the most energy on a per-person basis contained mostly small (and surprising) names.
He has been training for competition in recent months, coming out of retirement after the 2012 London Games, USA Today reports.
The CDC has confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S. and will hold a news conference at 5:30PM E.T. Tuesday. CNBC's Meg Tirrell has the details.
CNBC contributor Carol Roth, and Kevin O'Leary, Shark Tank investor, share their opinions on news California has become the first state to ban usage of plastic bags.
California has become the first state to ban usage of plastic bags, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.