Economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as weak business spending and a wider deficit offset the fastest pace of consumer spending since 2006.» Read More
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was in Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday to urge its leaders not to withdraw from the political process in Baghdad.
Dov Charney’s dismissal raises all sorts of thorny corporate-governance questions for investors and boards about iconic — and notorious — leaders.
Kevin McCarthy seems eager to make his bones with the hard right by killing the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
A combination of Vertex drugs met the goals of two late-stage clinical trials in cystic fibrosis, setting the stage for Vertex to apply for approval.
The Mississippi Senate runoff between Thad Cochran and Chris McDaniel has turned into a proxy war for feuding Republican factions.
Cosmetics maker Avon Products said it would cut about 600 jobs, including in its North America unit, as the company struggles to return to profit.
A group of influential Internet moguls aim to fix what they refer to as the "big money problem" in Washington politics by, well, raising cash.
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Officials are subpoenaing Dean Foods for information on activist investor Carl Icahn and golfer Phil Mickelson, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The U.S. is looking into allowing all of its veterans who served honorably to shop online at exchanges that sell discounted, name-brand goods.
What's the next big thing to pop in dining? These are the top 10 emerging brands, according to social media and online-review data.
US home resales rose more than expected in May and the stock of properties for sale was the highest in more than 1-1/2 years, suggesting growth.
Apartment rents are rising at the fastest pace in five years. Could rent really force the Fed's hand on interest rates?
A contract that covers nearly 20,000 dockworkers is set to expire, and businesses are worried about disruptions.
Bank of America will announce it will lower the threshold for consumers who qualify for discounts on loans and other benefits.
The head of Harbinger Group had a miserable 2013 that culminated with him agreeing to an $18 million settlement with the SEC.
A government agency is claiming that the VA's own investigation of itself holds contradictions, CNBC has learned.
The result of the runoff between Thad Cochran and Chris McDaniel is likely to color the rest of the 2014 electoral season.
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As the Super Bowl looms, real estate brokerage Redfin culled some of the prettiest property listings in Boston and Seattle.
A record total of nine models sold during the 2011 model-year have had a driver death rate of zero, NBC News reports.
Taylor Swift Inc. takes a new turn this week, and instead of hacking, she's now putting copyright on her favorite lyrics.
Arnold Donald, CEO, Carnival Corporation, talks about the company's plans for Super Bowl advertising and how he believes it will impact his business.
James Stewart, Columnist/CNBC Contributor, The New York Times, discusses the market cap of Apple and compares it to Microsoft. How did Apple become twice?
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that Greece has said there will be no extension to the bailout program.