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For an upcoming book, one writer interviewed hundreds of current and former Amazon employees to shed some light on the detailed oriented Jeff Bezos.
"When you look at the worst-case scenario ever, which occurred in 2008, investors lost 1 percent of their money in one fund," an analyst says.
U.S. government finance leaders told G20 members they would resolve the U.S. debt impasse by Oct. 17, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.
What is the price of paying with cash? A study by Tufts University finds that the average American family wastes $1,739 a year.
Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services, explains why yesterday's rally did not look like short covering. "Markets will continue being vulnerable to the Washington follies."
U.S. consumer sentiment deteriorated in October to its weakest level in nine months as the first federal government shutdown in 17 years undermined Americans' outlook on the economy.
The president has become too powerful relative to Congress, former General Electric boss Jack Welch told CNBC on Friday.
Societe Generale's head of U.S. rates strategy explains why Bernanke definitely won't taper before his term is done.
Negotiations between GOP leaders and President Obama could lead to a breakthrough to temporarily raise the debt ceiling, Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in jail for corruption and fraud that added to the Motor City's fiscal woes.
Google funneled €8.8 billion of royalty payments to Bermuda last year, a strategy that is saving the US internet group billions of dollars in tax.
Virtually all investors have fled Common Sense Investment Management following the arrest of founder for soliciting a prostitute.
Hopes were raised that a deal to end the U.S. shutdown and extend the government's borrowing authority could be reached as soon as Friday.
Stocks closed out the session with a sharp bang Thursday, with major averages rallying more than 2 percent across the board, as lawmakers seemed to move closer to a deal to resolve the political stalemate in Washington.
Segarra says she was fired from the Fed Bank of NY after refusing to change her findings about GS’s inadequate controls on conflicts of interests.
Some insurance experts warn it could be months, if not much longer, before the Obamacare federal exchange website is free of its tech problems.
Despite continued dire warnings, money managers aren't trimming their portfolios--and some are even increasing exposure.
Speaker Boehner said that the GOP would offer a temporary increase in the debt ceiling in return for discussions with Obama on the budget and deficit.
Apple's iPad sales are cannibalizing Mac sales, and competitors are gaining on Apple in the tablet space.
With the federal government pushing toward a budget default, big business groups are worried they have lost sway over the GOP majority in the House.
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As regulators crack down on natural gas flaring in North Dakota, energy companies are scrambling to meet the rules.
Love Cloud Vegas is an airline where people pay to go airborne so they can join the Mile High Club.
Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer rails against mutual funds and explains why he thinks a cheap S&P 500 index fund is the least bad way to passively manage your money-better than the vast bulk of actively managed funds.
While Keurig Green Mountain has been on fire for the last couple of years, could investors get roasted in the months ahead?
Financials were one of the best performing sectors last week but investing in the whole sector may not be a wise decision. Here's why.