While mortgage rates have teetered within a tight range, even a slight drop in interest rates was enough to boost mortgage applications.» Read More
Terminally ill patients are increasingly seeking access experimental drugs outside clinical trials, but drug companies often decline these requests. A look at why.
Burial (and even urn-storing) services in cities like New York and Tokyo are skyrocketing as they run out of space, according to Bloomberg.
The U.S. services sector hit its highest in 8-1/2 years in July, boosted by growth in business activity.
Dollar General is mulling a bid for Family Dollar, which would challenge Dollar Tree's $8.5 billion takeover, Bloomberg reported.
Target warned of higher expenses related to its data breach on Tuesday and cut its second-quarter profit outlook.
Gannett will spin off its publishing business from its broadcasting and digital units. It's also acquiring full ownership of Cars.com for $1.8 billion.
Goldman Sachs is cutting off some hedge fund clients and even pulling cash from its own hedge funds as it looks to cope with tough new banking rules.
Retirees are eating out more and more, but to make it work with their budgets they are forced to be frugal. The USAToday reports.
As Alibaba dips into the US and onto Amazon's home turf, a little-known start-up called AppFlood may be among its best allies.
With earnings from Time Warner and Twenty-First Century Fox this week, investors will be listening for what the reports mean for a potential deal.
Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch self-surrendered to authorities, a spokesperson for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said.
A U.S. judge on Tuesday reluctantly approved a $285 fraud settlement between Citigroup and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The real cost of owning a new home could come down to about the same amount as the cost of a new washing machine.
American Airlines is dropping meals for premium passengers on some short flights.
Eaze delivery is free to patients, and the medical marijuana dispensaries pay a fee to for bringing the clinics new customers.
Neel Kashkari—GOP candidate for governor of California—delivered on CNBC a scathing critique of President Barack Obama and Democratic policies in D.C.
A hospital patient in Columbus, Ohio was tested for illness after a recent trip to a West African country affected by the Ebola virus.
Junk bonds have fallen about 3 percent since their peak, and some traders expect the broader stock market to follow suit—perhaps imminently.
Only 8 percent of grandparents are likely to start a conversation about money and saving for college, a study found. USA Today reports.
Stocks will significantly outperform bonds in the years ahead as investors get used to rising interest rates, according to Goldman Sachs.
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The maker of Jack Daniel's whisky warned on Wednesday that "iconic American brands" are facing increased scrutiny in Russia.
Start-up Start-up Luxxie Boston wants to bring "sexy" back to lingerie.
HP received 29 reports of cords melting or charring, with two claims of minor burns and 13 claims of minor property damage.
Kate Moore, JPMorgan Private Bank chief investment strategist, shares her favorite U.S. investments right now, as well as if rates potentially rise.
Digging into rumors Snapchat could be valued at $10 billion, after news Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has agreed to invest in the message service, with Kurt Wagner, Re/code social media associate editor.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss S&P 2,000 and QE talk coming out of Europe. The market is trying to find itself, he says.