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A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.
Extreme weather poses one of the biggest risks to the global economy, experts warn, with some of world's largest cities in danger of being caught off-guard.
Internet sales help national chains eat local pizza restaurants for lunch. Investors can bet on the trend with shares of Papa John's International.
Google is selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo Group for $2.9 billion.
A pivotal step for Detroit's rebuilding efforts has been reached, amid the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Facebook reported earnings of 31 cents per share on revenue of $2.59 billion, beating analysts' expectations.
Wal-Mart is testing a local store pickup option for groceries bought online.
Rep. Paul Ryan tells CNBC that President Barack Obama's State of the Union address didn't contain any new ideas.
With the exception of Wall Street's biggest banks, the financial sector appears to be getting ready to add workers to payrolls.
Boeing posted quarterly results Wednesday that exceeded expectations, but share prices dropped sharply on its 2014 revenue and profit projections.
SAC Capital's head trader testified that Steven Cohen had instructed him to start selling Elan stock in accounts that had "less visibility."
In a first for college sports, a group of athletes at Northwestern university are asking to form a union.
Bitcoin could be as "big as the Internet" in reshaping the world and spurring economic growth, said Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures.
Despite recent studies raising questions about Facebook’s longevity, the social giant is on track to report a stellar quarter.
Abercrombie announced that it will immediately terminate its shareholder rights plan and make changes to its board of directors.
The president will take aim at the wealth gap in his State of the Union address, but he is likely to reinforce several myths about it.
Nationwide, McD’s restaurants have been adopted as a coffeehouse for people, who stay for hours over one purchase, frustrating managers and owners.
Consumers grew more optimistic about both business conditions and the job market, a new report showed.
Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods unexpectedly plunged in December, which could cast a shadow on the economic outlook.
CNBC's Fed Survey predicts the Fed will taper its asset buying with a $10 billion reduction at each of its meetings this year.
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The Little League Baseball World Series, which holds its championship this weekend, has become a big-money sports event.
There is no shortage of ideas in the world of transportation, including an elevator stretching thousands of miles into space.
Here are the five best Wall Street movie villains of all time—and what they'd say about Yellen and the Fed if they were at Jackson Hole this week.
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.
Infrastructure cannot keep up with the production of natural gas in the U.S. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the ramp up of natural gas
Andrew Littlefair, Clean Energy Fuels president and CEO, discusses value being unlocked by moving natural gas to the transportation market.