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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will meet Shanghai government officials, academics and students in his first visit to China.
Viewers sent us their questions on Twitter, Facebook and via emails. CNBC’s Sharon Epperson asks a leading tax expert for answers.
U.S. baby boomers, desperate for retirement income, are increasingly turning back to reverse mortgages, but big banks stay away.
Collections from New York's so-called mansion tax—a 1 percent levy on homes sold for $1 million—reached a record $259 million in 2012-2013.
Obama's executive order issued Monday names seven Russian government officials, after Crimea's vote to secede from Ukraine.
GM will take a $300 million charge primarily to cover the costs related to the faulty ignition switches linked to at least 12 deaths.
Workers will likely break the law by taking part in office pools for the NCAA basketball tournament. But not always.
A panel on a Delta aircraft wing fell off during a flight Sunday but did not impact the plane's ability to fly or land.
The countdown to the April 15th tax filing deadline is on and the IRS is inundated with taxpayers' calls. CNBC's Sharon Epperson on where to get help.
Amid all the wrangling over how much the government should spend on the modern-day food stamp program, many may not realize who gets these benefits.
A bill to wind down mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would leave a decision on how to treat their private shareholders to the courts.
The term "student-athlete" is out of date, say attorneys and other advocates for paying college athletes.
Confidence among the nation's home builders edged up slightly in March but is still mired in the negative, way down from recent highs.
Consumer sentiment dipped modestly in early March, entirely due to reduced expectations for the future, a survey showed.
Warren Buffett says there will be another financial crisis "someday," but he'd be "surprised a lot" if global stock prices plunged soon.
Warren Buffett discusses how he's feeling about insuring a contest by Quicken Loans to offer a billion dollars for the perfect March Madness bracket.
The real problem with Obamacare isn’t the web site or the expensive premiums. It’s that, no matter how hard you try, you can’t fix stupid, says Jake Novak.
The quintessential Irish pour, Guinness, says it will not be part of the landmark St. Patrick's Day, the parade through New York City City.
General Motors is facing increasing pressure to compensate victims for an ignition defect that prompted the recall of 1.6 million vehicles.
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Japanese firm Obayashi says its space elevator may be ready by 2050 as developments in carbon nanotechnology make stronger cables.
After choosing between the iPhone 6 and the 6 Plus, it might be harder to choose a carrier.
A series of damning espionage revelations may have seriously damaged the way a traditional ally thinks about U.S. firms.
The world's third largest retailer Tesco overstated its half-year profit guidance, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports how Alibaba's worth at $90 per share compares to well-known companies Macy's, Chevron and others.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports investors are pulling back on their home purchases.