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The cellphone has become one of the most popular communication technologies in the world, so many people view it as more of a necessity.
Consumers can get new iPhones at a discount at Wall-Mart and trade in their older models for an even better deal, reported a news portal Cnet.
Current and ex-law enforcement officials warn that a menthol cigarette ban could spark a black market boom in the smokes.
The SEC wants to know whether exchanges have adequate backup systems to avoid glitches like the one that shut down Nasdaq trading on Aug. 22.
Michael Dell and his investing partner Silver Lake have won shareholder approval to buy and take the computer company he founded private.
Policies designed to prevent the next financial crisis should give regulators the latitude to "use their noodle," AIG CEO Robert Benmosche told CNBC.
HBO has ruled the lucrative realm of pay-per-view boxing for years. Then Showtime landed Mayweather vs. Alvarez, likely the biggest fight of the year.
The number of new U.S. jobless claims fell sharply last week but much of the decline appeared due to technical problems in claims processing.
Supposedly the worst month of the year for stocks, September has pretty much stuck its thumb in the eye of the naysayers.
Lenders initiated foreclosure action in August against the fewest U.S. homes for any month in nearly eight years.
The SEC will be holding a meeting with all the stock exchanges Thursday to discuss the Aug. 22 NASDAQ trading shutdown.
College costs and an uncertain jobs markets are shaping the financial attitudes of those born between 1990 and 1999, a survey says.
Andrew Card, former President George W. Bush’s chief of staff, says President Obama should seek two objectives: respect from the world and fear from America’s enemies.
JPMorgan, BofA, Citi and Wells Fargo are closing facilities and units that have been servicing customers looking to refinance their home loans.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn added to his Apple position, calling it a "no-brainer" because he thinks it's still cheap.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who was once a fierce champion of companies staying private, said going public isn't so bad after all.
Yahoo is getting 800 million monthly active users—without any of that traffic coming from Tumblr, CEO Marissa Mayer said Wednesday.
You're not going to like the way this outlook looks: Just a few months after firing its founder and spokesperson, Men's Wearhouse cut its forecast. Shares fell sharply after-hours.
Conservatives forced House GOP leaders to delay a vote on a temporary spending bill required to prevent a government shutdown next month.
McDonald's is now testing a mobile payment application at its Salt Lake City and Austin, Texas, stores, the company said.
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The big vehicles that were blasted during the recession as gas-guzzling behemoths are now the hottest in showrooms.
The quarterly expiration of four sets of options: individual stock options, stock futures, stock indexes and stock index futures.
No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.