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The president has entered the debate about whether Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae should be eliminated. Here's a primer on what that would mean.
Being their own boss is easing the transition to retirement for some boomers. Ten percent of workers 45 to 74 plan to start a business, according to a recent survey by AARP.
Shares of Tesla could more than double within four years, Dan Galves of Deutsche Bank says.
Facebook is launching a trending topics section for a small number of users who access its mobile website.
The market isn't being correctly valued, and stocks might be overextended, an analyst for ConvergEx Group told CNBC.
This earnings season IT outsourcing firms have posted surprisingly upbeat earnings, a sign tech spending by U.S. corporations is slowly coming back, said analysts.
Stores known for selling winning tickets have seen their business pick up as crowds hoping to win the Powerball pour in, crossing their fingers that luck will strike again.
U.S. refineries are expanding their diesel-production capacity, not so much for truckers in the U.S., but for drivers in places like Mexico City and Santiago, Chile.
While scanning a blueprint on a common Xerox scanner, a student found that numbers on his document seemed to have completely switched. Xerox has since responded to the problem.
Although shares of many packaged food companies are hitting all-time highs, there is still room at the table for new investors to join the food stock feast.
President Barack Obama has canceled a planned meeting in Moscow with Russia's President Vladimir Putin—a diplomatic snub that follows tensions over NSA leaker Edward Snowden.
Glencore Xstrata and JPMorgan face a U.S. lawsuit alleging they artificially inflated aluminium prices, the second legal challenge related to metal warehousing in a week.
The Fed's policies have led to a huge increase in reserve balances in the banking system. But since banks don't lend out reserves, this isn't the problem people think it is.
A monthly gauge of U.S. employment held steady in the latest week, underscoring little movement in overall hiring yet showing a "significant decline" in federal government jobs.
Wal-Mart Stores is considering making a bid for the Hong Kong supermarket business being sold by a company controlled by Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing, according to sources.
Internet icon Yahoo is changing its distinctive logo for the first time in nearly two decades.
Homebuyers could feel the pinch if Congress follows through on plans to shut down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Efforts to change the system for financing homeownership will be difficult, because Americans like inexpensive mortgage loans. The New York Times reports.
Disney earnings beat amid growth at its theme parks and media networks but there was weakness at the movie division and the company projected a big loss from the "Lone Ranger."
The DOJ on Tuesday said it had filed a civil lawsuit against Bank of America for what government lawyers said was a fraud on investors.
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