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McDonald's and its franchisees can be held liable in complaints that the company violated employee rights, an official at the U.S. NLRB said.
A stunning acceleration in second quarter growth and a jump in inflation triggered a new round of speculation that the Fed will have to speed up plans to hike rates.
U.S. economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, which may bolster views for the remainder of the year.
OkCupid's disclosure that the popular dating website intentionally misled couples about their suitability could open it up to a U.S. FTC inquiry.
Investors would hope they didn't sell the 13 S&P 500 stocks that have blasted 25% higher or more since May 1. USA Today reports.
Facebook is killing off the Gifts remainder that allowed people to order digital gift cards through the site. Re/Code reports.
Bankers and MBAs are increasingly moving into the tech sector—and tech companies are ready for them.
Many can't afford Obamacare, and it doesn't fix the underlying causes of high health-care costs, Aetna Chairman and CEO Mark Bertolini tells CNBC.
The U.S. lacks a plan to save coastal cities from hurricanes and rising sea levels, and getting there may not be easy.
Snapchat is reported to be in talks with Alibaba and other investors for a round of financing that may value it at up to $10 billion.
Corporate America may have another tax-avoidance trick up its sleeve, what some are calling 'outversions.'
Fatal truck accidents happen nearly 11 times a day in the U.S. CNBC looks at the causes, who's to blame, and why it gets little attention.
Private businesses created 218,000 jobs in July, a number that while solid and in line with previous months fell below expectations, according to ADP.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages slipped last week as refinancing applications dropped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Best Buy, survivor of a breed that once included competitors like Circuit City, is trying to stay relevant. Re/code reports.
Online retail and a weak job market is forcing workers to accept unpredictable schedules and less pay—trends experts say will continue.
McDonald's warned that the ruling would affect not only the fast-food industry but businesses like dry cleaners, the NYT reports.
Red Robin's "Monster" burger with "bottomless" fries and a "Monster" shake is the fattiest chain meal at 3,540 calories. USAT reports.
Buiced founder Ray Doustdar pitches his liquid vitamin company. Will the panelists take the shot or not?
Changing your mind about a purchase can be expensive—particularly if it's a big-ticket item.
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Innovators are blazing a trail for human travel to the moon, Mars and beyond. Up next: spaceplanes and space colonies.
A global hazelnut shortage could cause prices of Ferrero's Nutella to jump, Weather.com reported.
At just 27 years old, Maria Sharapova not only a tennis superstar, but a budding entrepreneur.
Jim Cramer talks with Phil Rykhoek, the president and CEO of Denbury Resources to find out about his company's prospects.
Jeffrey Ventura, the President and CEO of Range Resources tells Jim Cramer why his company's portfolio is better than competitors.
John D. Schiller Jr., Energy XXI chairman and CEO, discusses the company's performance and tells Mad Money's Jim Cramer the merger has been integrated seamlessly and has helped the company negotiate better deals and lower expenses.