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Exxon Mobil has agreed to disclose more information about the risks of hydraulic fracturing, the process known as fracking.
MillerCoors said it had uncovered a scheme in which two ex-employees allegedly embezzled millions of dollars.
The Fed must ensure its forward guidance is flexible enough to allow it to respond to changing conditions, a top Fed official said.
Tornadoes were reported from Texas to Illinois late Thursday with the region also battered by high winds and baseball-sized hail.
Several of the biggest investors in Allianz are pressing the German insurer to step up oversight of its California asset management unit Pimco.
Paula Deen's popular Savannah restaurant, at the center of a racially charged lawsuit against her, abruptly closed on Thursday.
In a video created by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Warren Buffett gives the school's chancellor some good advice on writing tweets.
Interactive Brokers said today it will offer retail trading customers the first direct connection to Brad Katsuyama's new trading platform.
Bank of America is close to settling with a U.S. regulator over the sale of services sold as add-ons to credit cards.
The most iconic baseball wall in the U.S. is going social.
"Late Show" host David Letterman will retire in 2015, he said Thursday.
The hubbub surrounding the paternity leave of the N.Y. Mets' Daniel Murphy is a sign of a new battle brewing over gender stereotypes—among dads.
A sense of belonging to the middle class occupies a cherished place in America, but more people are realizing that they're no longer part of it.
The economy created nearly 200,000 private-sector jobs last month, feeding hopes over a labor market thaw ahead of Friday's jobs data.
Amazon's splash into the video streaming and gaming set-top box world has an accidental tie to the porn industry.
The stock market is not rigged, but investors are being ripped off by high-frequency trading, Craig Hodges, co-portfolio manager of the Hodges Funds, tells CNBC.
Rep. Diana DeGette tells CNBC that GM CEO Mary Barra dodged basic questions from lawmakers who wanted answers on its massive recall.
Insiders say the Google stock split Wednesday will be one of the biggest changes to the S&P 500 ever.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week on lower refinancing demand, an industry group said on Wednesday.
The hardest part about buying from Amazon.com has always been returns—but the company is trying a new way to simplify the process. WSJ reports.
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Luxury smartphones are being toned down as manufacturers look to broaden the appeal of their high-end devices.
Efforts to develop an Ebola vaccine have been in the works for some time. But it's unlikely one will be available soon.
Thursday's Good, Bad and Ugly is all Warren Buffett, talking about a bet he made, how he doesn't like bonds, and his big regret.
Yahoo! Finance senior columnist Michael Santoli, discusses news GoPro founders broke the lockup restriction by gifting 5.8 million shares from their personal stake in the company to their foundation.
The first federal prosecution in the U.S. for issuing a large trade order with the intent to cancel those orders after they've moved the market, known as spoofing, has taken place, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Bryant VanCronkhite of Wells Capital Management, says his firm is being selective on the buy side as small caps sell off.