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Nudists are trying to re-brand their wrinkled public image by swapping out some of the older faces in online marketing pictures and replacing them with fresher looks.
Many governments have too much debt and "too generous public pensions," said Glenn Hubbard, the Columbia Business School dean who advised Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign.
Fast-food workers protesting in seven cities are demanding that the federal minimum hourly wage be more than doubled, from $7.25 to $15.
President Obama is playing politics with his choice for Fed chair, but he'll get his nominee confirmed, said Glenn Hubbard, advisor to Romney's 2012 presidential campaign.
Amid the Major League Baseball doping scandal, many fans are reacting in two ways: a wide yawn and a quick flash of their credit cards to gobble up more games and gear.
The pace of growth in the US services sector accelerated in July, picking up from a three-year low as new orders surged to their highest level in five months.
Bucking widespread expectations on Wall Street, the Fed won't begin to scale back its bond buying before year-end, said Jeffrey Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James.
U.S. consumer spending has remained largely flat for the last three months, Gallup reported on Monday, in contrast to other indicators suggesting otherwise.
T.J. Maxx plans to open an online store this year, as does rival Saks' Off Fifth outlets, making 2013 the year tech may have caught up with the speed of fashion.
The battle over Herbalife intensified as George Soros has taken a large long position in the nutritional supplements maker, according to sources.
Video shows the Virginia Avenue Bridge in Indianapolis getting hit by multiple tall trucks. In all, seven area bridges have been hit more than 400 times. Bad GPS may be to blame.
Twelve million Gen Y-ers make more than $100,000, and many of them are not saddled with the six-digit student debt held by doctors and lawyers.
A CNBC.com analysis of large state and local municipal pension plans finds they face an array of financial burdens as workforces near retirement.
Federal agents are trained to "recreate" the investigative trail to effectively cover up where the information originated.
The world may not be ready for another dot-com boom, but Wall Street is definitely warming up to IPOs again.
U.S. equity funds saw a record inflow of $40.3 billion in July, as the S&P 500 and Dow scale new heights in what some are calling an "invincible summer" for the country's stocks.
President Obama's move to overturn an import ban risks undermining the US's aggressive push for stricter intellectual property regimes around the world.The FT reports.
One of the biggest contributors to the ongoing decline of the U.S. nuclear industry is booming natural gas development, according to a new study.
Since the financial crisis, the wealthy have become the nation's top cash hoarders, filling up deposit accounts and money markets at a rapid clip.
Time Warner Cable has dropped CBS in New York, LA, Dallas and several other markets after a deadline expired. "We deeply regret this ill-advised action ..." CBS said.
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Japanese firm Obayashi says its space elevator may be ready by 2050 as developments in carbon nanotechnology make stronger cables.
The "Futures Now" team is very sad to report that valued contributor Rich Ilczysyzn has passed away.
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Mad Money's Jim Cramer looks at the impact mobile payment systems have on credit card players Visa and MasterCard.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer reviews this year's IPOs and ranks his favorite newly-minted public companies. Alibaba came in 3rd on Cramer's list.