Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.» Read More
Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday.
Fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden tells SXSW that his leaks actually improved U.S. security by exposing vulnerabilities.
A "dark web" industry that services cybercriminals helped fueled the attacks that led to Target's massive data breach, McAfee Labs told CNBC.
Corporate America's love affair with debt has intensified, with record levels of borrowing happening in the absence of rate increases.
In a few years the rate of money flow and inflation will start to catch up to each other, eventually sparking a recession, a new analysis from Dick Bove said.
Airlines have been stepping up their security efforts, and yet reports from the missing Malaysia flight say stolen passports were used to board.
McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.
EBay will reject a slate of board nominees proposed by Carl Icahn, raising the stakes in a battle over the company's governance.
Attorney General Eric Holder has joined the call for a nationwide notification standard, but divisions persist, making a consensus questionable.
Despite downgrades and fiscal woes, now could be the time for investors to get in on Puerto Rico, says YPO member Francisco De Armas.
As healthcare reform begins to take shape, venture capitalists see emerging opportunities in digital health start-ups.
NY Fed President William Dudley outlined some bright spots in the US recovery from recession, but he stressed that the labor market is still hobbled.
Bill Ackman, who is betting $1.16 billion that Herbalife is a fraud, spent $264,000 in 2013 on lobbyists to press his case against the company.
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U.S. drivers are paying nearly 10 cents more per gallon at the pump than they did two weeks ago, as worries about Ukraine contributed to a jump in the cost of ethanol used in making gas.
That email from your power company could be bogus. And if you click on the link, you could be in for a nasty surprise.
Credit card companies MasterCard and Visa said they had formed a new cross-industry group to enhance payment system security across networks.
Odds are against the stock market's aging bull making it through a sixth year, but this is no ordinary bull market.
Here are 10 tax breaks -- some for itemizers only, others that any filer can claim -- that often get overlooked but could save you some tax dollars.
Double-digit annual returns for most U.S. public pension systems over the past two years have done little to shrink the yawning deficits.
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Alibaba has increased efforts to rid its e-commerce platforms of fakes, but experts say it's an uphill battle.
Ivan Schneider was 36 when he bought "the prettiest" Jaguar XKE convertible. Now 82, he's finally getting his hot wheels back.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk said the technology needed for an autonomous car will be ready in five or six years.
The battle for independence in Scotland could mean big changes for business.
The FMHR traders take their positions on four stocks making news today, including the Citi's upgrade of Kohl's.
Dissecting the trade after the Fed's rate decision, with the FMHR traders. BTIG's Dan Greenhaus raised his year-end price target on the S&P 500.