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It looks like online shoppers got a big jump on Cyber Monday this weekend. But overall, the holiday buying season got off to a rather tepid start.
The White House needs to devise an Obamacare workaround that demonstrates to insurers that they're going to get paid, Republican Mike Leavitt says.
Harvard and Yale may help shape some of the brightest minds, but their endowment investment returns can look downright dumb.
Bank of America said it settled all claims with Freddie Mac arising from mortgages sold through the end of 2009.
Talisman Energy will appoint two nominees of activist investor Carl Icahn to its board as part of an agreement with its second-biggest shareholder.
Comcast is testing new ad technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand.
Dow identified the commodity chemicals businesses it would sell or spin off as part of a plan to sell assets worth $3 billion to $4 billion.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will try to strike a balance of calming military tensions with China while supporting Japan on a trip to Asia this week.
BP is expecting a surge in compensation payments over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, after a slowdown that has lasted almost two months. The FT reports.
A report details how a new class of micro-preneurs is balancing numerous jobs and income streams with the help of new marketplaces such as Etsy.
Online retailer Amazon.com is testing package delivery using drones, the company's CEO Jeff Bezos told CBS television late Sunday.
A look at the early winners and losers from the heavily discounted Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday weekend.
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Estimates say retail sales for the Thanksgiving weekend will reach $57.4 billion.
A Metro-North Railroad train derailed Sunday morning in the Bronx along the Hudson River.
The Obama administration said on Sunday that it had met its goal for improving HealthCare.gov.
States and cities are pushing back against the slow tide of sick pay laws.
US hedge fund managers are looking to introduce new investment vehicles as investors scorn low bond yields.
But specialists said weeks of work lie ahead, including a major reconfiguration of the computer hardware.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports that the FBI doubled the number of fugitives on its Cyber's Most Wanted list. Collectively, the new fugitives comprised millions of computers to gain millions of dollars.
The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore reports the ice storm tearing through Dallas has knocked out power for least 300,000 residents in the area, but most big events planned for weekend have not yet been cancelled.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at what's moving in the markets, including interest rate-sensitive stocks and what retailers continue their ugly week.