U.S. economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, which may bolster views for the remainder of the year.» Read More
President Barack Obama said government can and should shrink the gap between the rich and poor. Here are some reasons why that's wrong.
Former Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain told CNBC that "too big to fail" banks are still a problem for markets.
Many of the stocks most loved by the market may be troublesome for investors, Cramer said, and buying now could be a dangerous proposition.
The stock market declines investors experienced during the 2008 financial crisis have forced many to change their thinking.
The pace of growth in New York state's manufacturing sector unexpectedly slowed this month but firms' outlook brightened.
Despite opposition, the White House might still have muscled Larry Summers into the Fed chair but it would have meant cutting deals.
President Barack Obama's safest choice is Janet Yellen but keeping Ben Bernanke could still be a possibility, said Tony Fratto, former White House press secretary.
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Summers has withdrawn his name for consideration to succeed Ben Bernanke as Fed chief.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.
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Countries hit by the deadly virus have few resources to deal with treatment, and outside help is limited. NBC News reports.
The former secretary of state's record ties her political standing to the condition of U.S. foreign policy.
Marc Faber has been predicting a major selloff in stocks for the past three years now.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss Twitter's quarterly earnings. Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, reveals the real issues with the social network.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses her conversation with Twitter CEO Dick Costolo after the social network's earnings beat. Costolo says his goal is to have the largest total audience in the world.
"Sharknado 2" screenwriter Thunder Levin, discusses the genesis of Sharknado, the success of the franchise and the challenges of filming in New York City.