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A Fed debate is growing over whether it should stand ready to raise rates to prick any asset bubbles that its regulatory tools might fail to address.
DirecTV CEO Mike White called for U.S. scrutiny of Comcast's purchase of Time Warner Cable and the "effective broadband monopoly" it might create.
With three mergers totaling more than $110 billion in just the past week, 2014 could be the year of the megamerger, as cash-rich companies hunt for growth.
Your 50s are an optimum time to boost retirement savings, thanks to higher disposable income, pay and tax-deferred contribution limits.
At least one person picked all six winning numbers in Wednesday night's $425 million Powerball jackpot, California lottery officials said.
Some regions, including California and Michigan, saw monthly house payments rise by 50 percent from a year ago.
Wal-Mart's 2015 guidance, well below consensus, is the major concern for traders.
The number of Americans filing for new unemployment claims fell last week, pointing to improving jobs markets.
The Philadelphia Fed said its mid-Atlantic business activity index tumbled to -6.3 from 9.4 in January. That was far below economists' expectations for 8.0.
Facebook's $16 billion purchase of WhatsApp launches an audacious salvo in the new war for time spent on mobile devices, tech analyst Richard Greenfield tells CNBC.
Robocoin on Thursday is unveiling its first bitcoin ATM in the U.S., in Austin Texas.
P&G is bringing the dentist into your bathroom a smartphone-connected toothbrush, a device that gives personalized advice to help people improve their brushing.
The myRA is a good idea for people unable to meet $1,000 IRA minimums. But staying in it after reaching the $1,000 mark? Not such a good idea.
Online privacy of veterans and VA employees—including their health-care and financial data—is in danger, according to an internal draft report obtained by CNBC.
John Paulson's comeback was validated this week with a trio of awards.
Netherlands speedskating coach Jillert Anema said the U.S. can blame its poor performance in Olympic speedskating events on football.
It might be unfathomable to people who bear scars from inflation in the 1970s, but what the global economy could use is a dose of higher prices.
This year's Toy Fair in New York City showcases some cool new high-tech toys, including toy drones and robotic fish.
Gap said it would raise the hourly pay for its U.S. employees, while Wal-Mart Stores said it remains "neutral" on the issue of minimum wage.
Bitcoin investors were left frustrated Thursday as a planned resumption of withdrawals from major exchange Mt Gox hit a hitch.
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Coral reefs are rapidly disappearing, threatening seashore communities around the world.
In 1939 on this day in history, the World's Fair opens in New York, then 22 years later, the FCC approves what broadcast medium?
On April 21, 1984, this album knocks Michael Jackson's "Thriller" out of the number 1 spot and another classic American musical opens in New York City in 1977.
Barbara Walters had a major career milestone on this day in 1976 doing what?