The number of new U.S. jobless claims for unemployment benefits increased more than expected last week, along with March durable goods.» Read More
President Barack Obama is expected to formally propose a controversial change in how the government calculates inflation for Social Security and other federal benefits.
U.S. markets, particularly the riskiest areas of investment, are likely to benefit at least near term from the latest entrant to the central bank money-printing arena: Japan.
Which ZIP codes were home to the priciest home sales? A new report takes a look.
Existing security models and defensive technologies have not kept pace with the innovation of the attackers and the return on investment from traditional firewalls and anti-virus is rapidly decreasing.
Google Glass may well be the final step before human-machine interaction moves under our skin, but judging from our early look, it won't be welcome in lots of places, NBC reports.
Apple's iPhone may not be the most dominant smartphone worldwide, but the tech giant is killing its competitors when it comes to mobile app revenue, according to a study.
Crowdfunding websites helped entrepreneurs raise $2.7 billion in 2012, an 81 percent gain, a survey shows. Deals included smartwatch maker Pebble. See what's forecast for 2013.
California became the 43rd state to join the Powerball lottery on Monday, with an estimated starting jackpot of $60 million.
Apparently, you are five times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash because you were "lost in thought" than if you were distracted by the use of some electronic device, according to new research. NBC reports.
Total student loan balances nearly tripled between 2004 and 2012, according to a new survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Holiday Inn Express plans to bring back its popular "Stay Smart" ad campaign and add new, healthier breakfast options and upgraded bathroom amenities to lift their brand.
The legalization of marijuana for personal consumption in some states has entrepreneurs focusing the economic future of the market.
Michael Arrington, the founder of TechCrunch, said in a statement Monday that abuse allegations made against him by an ex-girlfriend are "completely untrue."
President Barack Obama's budget plan would change how increases in Social Security benefits are calculated. Experts say that could be devastating to recipients who need cost-of-living adjustments to survive.
See how a former robotics engineer created a San Francisco start-up, Globein.com, that uses technology to connect global artisans with the online marketplace. Business-card holder from Uzbekistan?
After years of battling Boeing for commercial and military jet orders in the U.S., Airbus is taking the battle to American soil.
Pension funds are turning to specialist bonds that bet on the likelihood of a disaster in a search for yield and returns that are not correlated to the rest of the market.
General Electric agreed to buy oilfield services provider Lufkin Industries to expand its profitable oil and gas business.
UPS has appealed the European Union's decision to block its 5.16 billion euro (4.36 billion pounds) bid for Dutch competitor TNT Express, a UPS spokeswoman told Reuters on Sunday.
Avon Products said on Monday it plans to slash more than 400 jobs as part of a previously announced cost-cutting initiative.
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The average sale price for Hamptons real estate soared 40 percent to $1.7 million.
When the NLRB ruled that scholarship football players could unionize, the Northwestern began a wide-ranging campaign to defeat a vote, NYT reports.
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A deal has been reached in Silicon Valley's tech wage fixing case, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
CNBC's Melissa Lee speaks to Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf, about the impact that licensing revenue in China had on the company's quarterly earnings and the future of Qualcomm.
Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands Chairman and CEO, blames harsh winter weather for weak earnings and discusses the company's expansion plans.