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Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
In the search for answers this shopping season, consumer behavior online is being tracked aggressively with help from technology.
The struggle of low-income workers, many in retailing, is adding momentum to efforts to increase the federal minimum wage. The NYT reports.
Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating faster-growing jackpots boosted the top prize for Friday's draw to an estimated $230 million.
Hedge fund managers are riding their best stock ideas as long as possible and but overall returns continue to lag.
The global tech company will focus on the commercial PC and tablet market in 2014, CEO Meg Whitman tells CNBC.
Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of 23andMe, countered an FDA warning letter demanding the company discontinue marketing its DNA testing kit.
Falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers—and for people on their holiday shopping lists.
There's been a huge upheaval in the media landscape. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in on what the future will look like.
A report has raised the once-unthinkable possibility that banks could start charging customers for deposits. USA Today reports.
Officials have urged allies to hold back enrollment efforts so the insurance marketplace doesn't collapse in a rush of users. The NYT reports.
New data on the population of millionaires suggest little connection between tax rates and a state's population of millionaires.
The 2013 holiday shopping season may end up being remembered for its sharp discounts.
Obama kept pressure on Congress to pass a new multiyear farm bill without resorting to the steep cuts in food stamp funding.
Mobile app downloads are expected to surge this holiday season, meaning big bucks for some app makers.
A voter initiative to enact a $15 minimum wage in a Seattle suburb that houses the region's main international airport won a narrow victory.
The use of eminent domain to halt foreclosures is still only a threat, and rather than helping the housing market, it may cause damage.
Not every Black Friday deal is a bargain. How to make sure you're getting the best prices.
U.S. borrowers are increasingly missing payments on home equity lines of credit they took out during the housing bubble.
Ready, set, shop! Here is a list of store openings on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.
With the holiday-shopping countdown on, see a list of 10 cool gift ideas—from men's suit jackets to hand-forged copper bowls. And all American-made.
Nelson Mandela overcame oppression to become an icon of the 20th century. Here are some key events in his life.
From beach parties to ball drops, fireworks to waterfalls, CNBC presents the top 14 hot spots worldwide to toast 2014.
Herb Weisbaum has some tips on getting more than your money's worth when buying gift cards.
Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and Warren Meyers, Illustro Trading, discuss market growth going into 2014.
Discussing a deal within Congress to end stimulus, with Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum president; Tracy Sefl, Democratic strategist; and Lenwood Brooks, Policy director for Public Note.