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No one can be sure how far oil will fall, but investors soon are likely to begin picking their spots and buying up beaten-down energy stocks.
Best Buy said it will sell its struggling China business to Zhejiang Jiayuan Group in order to focus on its North American operations.
Higher wages and a war for talent are on the horizon as companies compete for a shrinking pool of skilled labor, John Challenger says.
Amazon and Proctor & Gamble have partnered up to launch "Stall Malls" inside public toilets.
Google's effort to scan millions of books for a digital library violates copyright law, a group of authors told a U.S. appeals court.
The twenty-fourth James Bond film is called "Spectre" with new Oscar-winner Christoph Waltz and Monica Belluci joining the cast.
Such ‘put options’ are probably a low-risk, low-cost bet, analysts say.
You may think art was biggest gainer in terms of collectible investments this year. But you would be wrong.
The OnCue Express in Oklahoma City dropped its gas price by 12 cents to $1.99 per gallon, making it the cheapest station in the country.
Former Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer and civil rights activist Jesse Jackson livened up the technology company's annual shareholder meeting.
As Equinox expands overseas and integrates its acquisition of LA Fitness, the gym chain's president explains strategy and what's changing the industry.
A group of Hells Angels flocked to a Walmart on Black Friday to purchase the store's entire stock of bicycles for an upcoming annual toy run.
President Obama tells the Business Roundtable "it makes no sense that we have a first-class economy with second-class infrastructure."
This week may be travelers' best opportunity to book cheap holiday travel. But mind the prospect of snow.
Most Americans lack even a basic understanding of how to make their retirement nest egg last, a new survey finds.
Over the past few weeks, retailers have lifted the curtain on their extravagant holiday window displays.
Some of America's most important leaders spoke about everything from net neutrality and economic growth to bond prices and demand for mining gear.
Private sector job creation kept up its recent pace in November, though the 208,000 new jobs was a shade below expectations, according to ADP.
The monthly pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed a bit more than previously estimated in November to its lowest level since April.
U.S. third-quarter nonfarm productivity grew faster than initially thought, while sharp revisions to compensation pointed to muted wage inflation.
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"I salute Donald Trump for focusing on the need to address illegal immigration," Cruz said, the Fiscal Times reports.
The MOBA category is the fastest growing video game genre, but it's plateauing at a time when developers are piling in.
Two bombs exploded at a crowded mosque and restaurant in a central Nigerian city, killing 51 people; and David Sweat is back in prison, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Aetna is buying Humana for for about $37 billion in cash and stock. Mark Bertolini, Aetna Chairman and CEO, and Bruce Broussard, Humana President and CEO, discuss the transaction and antitrust scrutiny.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the supply/demand balance for oil in the U.S., and what's causing selling pressure in energy.