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GM will ask a bankruptcy court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy in 2009.
Labor laws exclude more than a dozen categories of jobs from the minimum wage, including crews on fishing ships and casual baby sitters.
The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.
Reforms in the New York budget have made that state a better place for business, according to Tax Foundation analysis. Which state came in last?
Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track an individual player bet by bet.
"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.
U.S. manufacturing output rose for a second straight month in March, a sign of recovery from a long winter.
The Fed should try to make communications on the expected path of rates and the economy consistent with policy statements, a top official said.
U.S. housing starts rose less than expected in March and building permits fell, pointing to underlying weakness in the market.
Fuzipop is a new small business that has been holding monthly dance parties for kids under 12 around New York City, complete with young DJs.
Rising interest rates will impact consumer finances beyond bond portfolios, affecting credit card bills, mortgage refinancing, auto loans and more.
Feeling down in the dumps about credit card debt? Dr. Deepak Chopra offers up three ways to reduce your stress—and your debt load.
The wireless industry announced a voluntary commitment to include new anti-theft technology on phones starting next year.
Insurance companies say "price optimization" is simply a way to be efficient. Consumer advocates say it's being used to dodge risk-based pricing.
Everyone's buzzing about HFTs having a speed advantage but this NYU professor and former HFT trader says not so fast — there's more.
When it comes to planning financially, girls are at least as savvy as boys. That's the finding in Junior Achievement's annual survey.
New Jersey casino is reimbursing players in a poker tournament that was suspended after counterfeit chips were discovered.
Food prices are rising. After two months of sharp increase, grocers had no alternative but to raise their prices, making consumers unhappy.
Increased wages and benefits for federal contract workers on military bases could result in job losses, The Fiscal Times reports.
The number of trains carrying crude oil is increasing and so is the number of spills, exposing a world of secrecy around these operations.
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