While mortgage rates have teetered within a tight range, even a slight drop in interest rates was enough to boost mortgage applications.» Read More
Facebook is tweaking settings to better protect teen privacy, while also offering an option to go more public.
Many corporate executives and economists seem to agree that the biggest risk to the world's largest economy may be its own elected representatives.
IBM beat Wall Street estimates on earnings but it missed revenue expectations. Shares fell after-hours.
With the latest federal debt crisis over for now, what does the U.S. need to do to get back its AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's?
With the D.C. debacle putting the focus on debt, are investors more cognizant of the debt that companies carry on their balance sheets?
Ridgewells Catering has furloughed workers and lost revenue across the board. Now, holiday parties are starting to cancel.
Just 36,000 people enrolled in the federal HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace in its first, glitch-ridden week of operation, a new analysis found.
Washington may have just swung at strike three of its efforts this year to scare Wall Street into doing its bidding.
Op-ed: The impact of default on America's superpower status would be like a nuclear bomb, said former ambassador Andras Simonyi.
Gold loves a good catastrophe. So why did it rise on the announcement of a deal?
Wall Street's bulls may be partying hard on the prospect of a Washington debt deal, but the actual vote is likely to trigger a "sell the news" letdown.
Volume is on track to surpass $300 billion this year. Imagine what would happen if a debt default causes a spike in interest rates.
Prosecutors had accused Cuban of insider trading, alleging he avoided over $750,000 in losses by selling 600,000 shares of a search engine in 2004.
Furloughed federal workers who have trouble paying bills can send their creditors a letter from the government pleading for patience.
The CFTC has signed off on a $100 million settlement with JPMorgan over charges connected to the so-called London Whale trades.
Berkshire Hathaway's chairman said he doesn't expect the U.S. will default on its debt, but if it does it would be a "pure act of idiocy."
"My own butt was the inspiration" for the Spanx phenomenon, self-made billionaire Sara Blakely told CNBC on Wednesday.
Confidence among the nation's home builders slipped more than expected in October, another fallout of Washington's fiscal escapades.
While "Dr. Doom" is no fan of the D.C. brinkmanship, he says three other factors should have investors even more concerned.
Apple's new head of retail, Angela Ahrendts, knows more about how tech meets retail than you might think.
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The maker of Jack Daniel's whisky warned on Wednesday that "iconic American brands" are facing increased scrutiny in Russia.
Start-up Start-up Luxxie Boston wants to bring "sexy" back to lingerie.
HP received 29 reports of cords melting or charring, with two claims of minor burns and 13 claims of minor property damage.
Is e-commerce the growth story it's believed to be? Michael Stiller, Nasdaq Advisory Services tech analyst, discusses investing in pure e-commerce stocks like Amazon or eBay, versus brick and mortars adopting e-commerce strategies.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe on Thursday, including speculation the ECB will not embark on quantitative easing.
Discussing the slowing tablet market, with Walter Mossberg, Re/code co-executive editor. He shares two theories that are causing the lag in sales.