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General Motors's website for owners of its vehicles recalled for faulty ignition switches has been expanded to include all 20 models involved.
The premium cable channel is drawing viewers thanks to a Kazakh knockout artist who may become the next hero of boxing.
Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.
Despite the fact that more than a third of U.S. adults are obese, it's been an uphill battle for developers of obesity treatments.
Joining rivals, McDonald's plans to start selling its packaged coffee at supermarkets nationally by early next year.
GameStop said Chief Executive Paul Raines underwent an unexpected surgery last week for a small cancerous brain tumor.
The challenge is successful because it's combined something that's real, tactile and fun—with social media and digital reach.
Standard Chartered's Hong Kong and UAE businesses both had a "significant amount of the potentially high-risk transactions."
$100 equals $100 … true or false? Not so if you're spending it in different states. A new analysis shows where your money goes furthest.
If Google had used a traditional IPO process when its stock debuted 10 years ago, it would have made less money, the Silicon Valley pioneer who crafted the deal tells CNBC.
The new service is being tried out in the Washington, D.C., area.
Google's much-anticipated music streaming service will be called YouTube Music Key and will cost $9.99 a month to use.
Since its IPO 10 years ago, Google has spent at least $23 billion in cash on 145 companies. Analysts say three stand out as clear winners.
Most likely to be another Netscape? Would never catch Microsoft and Yahoo? Google has proved a lot of pundits wrong since its IPO.
While the nation's primary passenger rail system is growing amid hopes for faster service, it's stuck with crumbling infrastructure.
Google's unorthodox auction-style IPO was intended to be the future of companies going public. Then it wasn't. Here's why.
Coming off his latest major win, golfer Rory McIlroy told CNBC he feels a duty to help drive the popularity of the sport as participation levels slide.
With a healthy cash stockpile, an active VC arm and a cache that's unrivaled in the online world, Google should stay king of the hill, analysts say.
With four casinos shutting down in Atlantic City by October, New Jersey is suddenly awash in plans for, well, more casinos. The NYT reports.
With triumphs inevitably comes scrutiny, and Google is the recipient of plenty. Here are five risks the company faces over the next 10 years.
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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.