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One of the worst flu seasons in a decade is putting further strains on an already sluggish U.S. economy as companies get slammed with increased health care costs and lower productivity from widespread worker absences.
When Morgan Stanley's top executives gathered in mid-September at the Gramercy Park Hotel in Manhattan to discuss strategy, some participants complained that the room was too small. The NYT reports.
Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday the White House plans to act quickly to curb gun violence and will explore all avenues — including executive orders that would not require the approval of Congress — to try to prevent incidents like last month's massacre at a Connecticut school.
President Barack Obama will nominate Jack Lew as Treasury secretary as early as Thursday, a source familiar with the process told CNBC.
A senior Boeing engineer said Wednesday the plane maker has "extreme confidence" in the 787 Dreamliner, despite three of mishaps this week, including a battery fire.
Wall Street is hitching its bullish hopes to an unlikely star, believing that real estate will lead the recovery.
Facebook will show off something new next week, but it's being mysterious about what exactly it plans to unveil.
After a 10-month investigation, CNBC found many people who had trouble selling Herbalife and sometimes lost thousands of dollars in the process. Herbalife's stock is now in the middle of a major hedge fund battle.
The growing role of the U.S. as a major energy producer is changing the dynamic of the energy market. U.S. oil production continues to accelerate at a surprising rate, and the government now predicts the U.S. industry could pump 14 percent more oil this year alone.
The Fed-watching game is now this: figuring out how long it will take for the unemployment rate to drop to 6.5 percent. It could be at least half a decade.
Simple, an online banking startup, offers its customers free checking accounts and data-rich analysis of their transactions and spending habits.
In one of the largest such prosecutions in years, a Florida woman pleaded guilty to two charges of filing false tax returns that failed to report her UBS accounts.
Morgan Stanley plans to cut 1,600 jobs in its investment banking unit, roughly 6 percent of staff in that unit, with employees being informed about job losses beginning this week, said a person familiar with the matter.
This new asset class could offer all kinds of investors a chance to get in on an old and well-tested source of revenue.
Zuckerberg sis Randi showed up at the Consumer Electronic Show ... singing.
Smartphones are the most important electronics product category, and Samsung is the world leader with Android phones. And then there are TVs -- Samsung is the leading manufacturer of LCD panels.
AMR Corp, the parent of American Airlines, said brighter business prospects might let equity holders receive some value from its reorganization.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rebounded last week after three straight weeks of declines, even as interest rates jumped, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
Apple is working on a cheaper version of its popular iPhone that could be released this year, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.
Microsoft has sold 60 million licenses and upgrades for its new Windows 8 operating system in the 10 weeks since its launch, a top executives said.
Malicious mobile apps are doing everything from tracking people without their permission to completely taking over a person's smartphone
That email from your power company could be bogus. And if you click on the link, you could be in for a nasty surprise.
Internationally, tourism numbers are strengthening amid rises in business travel, hotel construction and airline trips.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Malaysia Airlines has lost contact with one of its planes carrying 239 people.
Discussing what sectors they love in the stock market and where they are deploying their cash, with Phil Orlando, Federated chief equity strategist, and John Rutledge, SAFANAD chief investment strategist.
Discussing the Fed's impact jobs and the state of the U.S. economy, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, and Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities chief U.S. economist.