Economists expected nonfarm payroll growth to hit 233,000 in July, down from 288,000 in June, and unemployment to fall to 6.0 percent from 6.1 percent.» Read More
Air travelers experienced delays at some U.S. airports as staff cuts at control towers took effect, but the havoc and hour-long waits regulators had predicted largely failed to materialize.
Big pharma is abandoning antibiotic research at a time when fears over superbugs are growing at an alarming rate, leaving smaller firms to fill the breach.
United Technologies reported first-quarter earnings on Tuesday that exceeded Wall Street's expectations, yet revenue was undermined by weakness in Europe and in its aerospace and defense sales.
DuPont reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
Tax-free shopping on the Internet could be in jeopardy under a bill making its way through the Senate.
Netflix needs to deliver high quality content, to the right target audience, for the right price. And it's working.
Hint: it was the impact on Boston's businesses that gave the federal government an entry into this case.
Netflix beat on earnings, added more subscribers and introduced a new four-movie streaming plan. Shares jumped after-hours.
Texas Instruments reported first-quarter earnings and revenue that exceeded analysts' expectations.
Gold may have seen its low price for now, amid signs of consumer and hedge fund interest in the precious metal, analysts say.
In a new bill expected on Monday to clear a procedural Senate vote, all online sales would be subject to state sales taxes.
NatGas prices remain far from levels that would prompt exploration and production companies to shift capital back to gas from liquids.
It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.
A growing number of business are declaring that they are not ordinary corporations, but are something else—special trusts that are typically exempt from paying federal taxes.
Housing supply is supposed to grow in the spring due to warmer weather and the convenience for families of moving during the summer. That is not the case this year.
U.S. home resales edged downward in March, a pause in the housing market recovery that has helped boost the economy.
The best word to describe the U.S. economy and economies around the world is "stability," Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman told CNBC, despite the company's earnings and revenue misses and scaled-backed outlook.
CNBC's David Faber reports according to the activist investor, the buy was based on Microsoft's fundamental value.
The fertilizer plant that exploded on Wednesday, killing at least 14 people, had last year been storing 1,350 times the amount of ammonium nitrate that would normally trigger safety oversight by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Questions are emerging about why authorities didn't take more interest in the Boston suspects based on their social media posts and their alleged visit to a terror-related website.
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Following a down day for stocks, the S&P 500 could fall another 3 percent, Dennis Gartman says.
The golden state's drought is worse. One analyst said it's possible that migrating people out may be an option.
Warren Buffett called into CNBC to surprise 17-year-old Tre Grinner, a Hodgkin's Lymphoma patient who wants to be an investment banker.
Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, and Austan Goolsbee, Chicago Booth School of Business, share their predictions on Friday's employment report.
Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors, shares his thoughts on what's likely driving stocks lower in early morning trading.
The "Squawk Box" news team discusses Philly Fed president Charles Plosser's objections to "considerable time" language. The economy has improved even faster than I'd thought last December, Plosser indicates.