The Federal Open Market Committee was expected to keep its target funds rate near zero, as all eyes look toward a possible rate hike next year.» Read More
US Agriculture Secretary is confident an approved vaccine would help fight a deadly virus that has killed millions of pigs.
Iraq has asked the U.S. to stage air attacks on Sunni Muslim insurgents, according to a top American general.
The New Jersey Assembly overwhelmingly passed a law Monday that would allow Tesla to sell its vehicles directly to the public. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
A distinct correlation exists between walkability and real estate values. See which cities are the most walkable.
The U.S. current account deficit increased to its widest point in 1-1/2 years in the first quarter as exports slumped.
The head of Iraq's South Oil Company also insists that current developments have not affected and will not affect oil operations in the south.
Electric vehicles are a tiny fraction of the global auto market, but Morgan Stanley already thinks Tesla may be the world’s most important car maker.
The Federal Reserve should be a lot more concerned about inflation, two economists tell CNBC ahead of the central bank's policy statement due out Wednesday afternoon.
FedEx's profit more than doubled from the same quarter last year, when it recorded heavy charges related to cost cutting and restructuring.
Investors gravitate toward RIAs, who have shifted wealth management from sales to planning and from product commissions to fiduciary fees.
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Demand is up for sand used in fracking, which blasts it into wells to crack rock and release oil and natural gas.
E-commerce start-ups like Warby Parker are innovating and thriving, beating Goliaths like Amazon and eBay. How are they getting their edge?
A new report says thieves routinely sell stolen credit card numbers and other personal information via videos on YouTube, Re/code reported.
The biggest pickup in core consumer inflation in three years adds fuel to speculation that it will move faster to raise rates.
GE chief executive will unveil an improved offer for the energy arm of Alstom on Thursday, according to sources.
Because of low inventory in many markets, buyers will need to be strategic in how they present their offers.
Here are five low-cost, no-stress ways to slice your summer power bills.
Giving more of yourself can be profitable. Some bodily assets are worth major bucks.
Aereo's Chet Kanoji says his start-up charges for technology not TV content, and therefore is not infringing on copyrights, as alleged by broadcast networks in their case before the Supreme Court.
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2015 is shaping up as the year the U.S. consumer will have to shine the light for the rest of the world—or else.
The Navy's Silent NEMO suggests the best engineer for effective machines might be mother nature.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
Michael Tyler, Eastern Bank Wealth Management, says Fed language suggests the first interest rate hike could take place in the April to June time frame.
James O'Sullivan, High Frequency Economics, discusses the Fed's play on words and when to expect interest rates to rise.
U.S. stock futures were sharply higher this morning, after the Dow rocketed 288 points Wednesday - inspired by the Fed's pledged patience on raising interest rates.