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More U.S. adults use LinkedIn and Pinterest than Twitter, but that website attracts a greater proportion of young adults than its social media peers.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg gave almost $1 billion to a Silicon Valley charity. The FT reports.
For the second straight year, shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway have topped the S&P 500 stock index.
Sales of vehicles able to drive themselves will account for about 9 percent of global auto sales in about two decades, a new study said.
Target confirmed Tuesday that some gift cards sold during the holiday period were not fully activated.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in November, breaking a five-month negative streak, according to the National Association of Realtors.
U.S. security services have intercepted computer shipments and hacked Microsoft's error reporting system, according to a Der Spiegel report.
Amazon’s 1 million-plus new Prime Members may want to watch their wallets, as membership leads shoppers to buy more items and rent more movies.
Enrollment in the federal health insurance exchange surged in December, with almost half of the 975,000 signing up in the days before a Dec. 24 deadline. USA Today reports.
With meteorologists predicting big storms in the future, some homeowners are finding a simple way to minimize vulnerability: building a dome home.
Saturday's loss in jobless benefits will escalate the battle between proponents of small government and those who say the move will hurt the economy. USA Today reports.
Industry analysts and planners look forward to stronger sales in the new year.
Bricks-and-mortar stores lose out as e-commerce grows, but most retailers have now supplemented their shops with online businesses, the FT reports.
Of all the places for the wealthy to stash their money for tax purposes, South Dakota has emerged as a prime destination, Bloomberg News reported.
Shopping in stores crawled this holiday season, leaving a pile of unsold inventory. That means bigger-than-usual after-Christmas sales.
A state court judge has barred the city of San Jose from imposing voter-approved pension cuts on current municipal workers.
According to ShopperTrak, traffic for the week ended Dec. 22 was down 21.2 percent year over year.
Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.
Traders from SAC Capital Advisors continue to leave for rival shops.
Federal Judge Jed S. Rakoff spoke exclusively with CNBC in some of his first public comments following his controversial essay in January.
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Even after the Dow and the S&P 500 closed at new all-time highs, closely followed contrarian Marc Faber keeps sounding the alarm.
Is tipping the right thing to do, or does it perpetuate an unethical system low wages for certain jobs?
The impact of nature's wrath is being felt unevenly in California, but economists say the state's economy won't suffer overall.
"Squawk Box's" Becky Quick takes a look at the latest results from a massive new survey that shows how people feel about business.
Karl Ludwig-Kley Merck KGAA, and Rakesh Sachdev, Sigma-Aldrich president & CEO, discuss Merck's acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich and the future of life sciences and technology.
Alex Young, OppenheimerFunds, and Jeremy Hill, Old Blackheath Companies, weigh in on what's likely to drive the markets and the outlook on the U.S. economy.