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Packaging Corp. of America said it would acquire smaller rival Boise for about $1.28 billion to increase its container board capacity.
Industrial production rose as a bounce back in motor vehicle assembly lifted manufacturing output, a hopeful sign for the economy.
Health insurance for young adults on New York and California's Obamacare health exchanges will cost dramatically less than expected.
The employment gap between high- and low-income families has stretched to its widest levels since officials began tracking the data a decade ago.
Summers has withdrawn his name for consideration to succeed Ben Bernanke as Fed chief. Futures jumped 1% following the news.
An industry survey of airline Wi-Fi users finds some of them want a connection so badly, they'd give up access to the lavatory to get it.
LinkedIn’s grand vision is the creation of a map based on its user activity that surveys every economic opportunity in the world.
As the U.S. prods the oil industry to blend more ethanol into gasoline, charges are flying between refiners and biofuel advocates about the impact of mandates.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Syria that it must comply and hand over its chemical weapons. "We cannot have hollow words in the conduct of international affairs," Kerry said.
Op-ed: Five years after Lehman Brothers, big pillars of reform are still not in place and five years from now, we could find ourselves in another financial crisis.
Highly credentialed child-minders are being greeted by middle-class and upper-class families who want to give their kids an edge.
The German maker is marking the occasion with a limited run of 1,963 in honor of the year the iconic sports car was introduced.
Fed contender Larry Summers, who has been criticized for being too cozy with Wall Street, has canceled all events with Citigroup while Obama mulls his decision.
To outsiders, McKinsey & Co. is a simply a consulting firm, but for many of the biggest hitters in corporate America, it is an indispensable tool.
Saturday's rematch between Alabama and Texas A&M is one of the most anticipated games in college football—and one of the most expensive.
The IRS is expanding its rules for what business repairs qualify as tax deductible, everything from laptops to aircraft engines.
The Energy Department is sticking by its green loan program, even as critics question the government's moves into venture capitalism.
A growing number of sites offer paid online classes teaching hobbies traditionally picked up in person—like landscape photography and baking bread.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the massive fire that destroyed part of an iconic Jersey shore boardwalk in two towns is 95% contained.
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With lowered guidance, Samsung should focus on how to dominate lower cost smartphones from Chinese companies.
Robert Cohen has lived in both the Hamptons and Malibu, and he's dishing on the best and worst of both rich playgrounds.
The Donald Sterling ruling is pretty appeal-proof. He has a few last-gasp options but it's not looking good for him, says Mitchell Epner.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested a Chevy Volt and Nissan LEAF in its latest round of crash tests involving small electric cars.
David Steiner, Waste Management president and CEO, discusses the state of business, its sale of Wheelabrator and green initiatives with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer puts El Pollo Loco and GoPro's upward moves following their IPOs into context.