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Lawyers for the hedge fund SAC Capital and prosecutors met to discuss a potential settlement of the case.
While newly built homes have always sold at a premium to existing homes, the divide is widening. Could this be the beginning of a bubble?
Cutbacks on subsidies for flood insurance are causing premiums to rise. Meanwhile, those who have coverage see difficulties in filing claims.
MakerBot unveiled a 3-D scanner, the Digitizer. Users can place objects on a turntable, scan it and print out a 3-D object using a separate printer.
A few people in Chicago appear to have had access to the Fed's decision before anyone else in the Windy City.
New York Fed President Bill Dudley said the decision not to taper quantitative easing was "completely consistent" with guidance the Fed gave in June.
New EPA rules proposed to limit emissions on new coal-fired plants hinge on ultimately unproven technology that comes with major questions.
An FAA advisory panel is meeting this week and is expected to relax restrictions on in-flight device use as early as next year.
Users may find something lacking in the new iPhone compared with last year's model: They could break more easily.
Nouriel Roubini may have made a name foretelling doom and gloom, but his tone has changed to reflect an improbable belief in a stronger U.S. economy.
Surf parks, massive pools with artificial waves, are the buzz in the surf community, as athletes and retailers look for ways to expand the sport.
Apple announced that sales for its new iPhone had set a record, with consumers snapping up a record nine million smartphones.
Chrysler filed for an IPO and it's come a long way in four years since it went bankrupt. Here's what investors need to know before buying in.
A solid majority of Americans oppose defunding the new health care law if it means shutting down the government and defaulting on debt.
Lois Lerner, the Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the agency's tea party scandal, is retiring, the agency confirmed Monday.
Officials and experts say the process of eliminating chemical weapons in Syria will be long and difficult.
It didn't take long for this New Jersey mom to learn what having a baby costs when you don't have insurance or government assistance.
Influenced by rising overseas costs and a growing desire for "Made in USA" goods, more merchants are making American-made apparel in emerging hubs.
With open enrollment for Obamacare about to begin, small and medium-sized businesses are not hiring, said the CEO of nation's fifth largest staffing company.
Defunding Obamacare and a looming government shutdown will be at the center of spats this week between Congressional Democrats and Republicans.
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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.