Private business job creation decelerated in March as an economic slowdown put a dent in activity.» Read More
U.S. housing starts surged to their highest in nearly six years in November, a sign of strength in the market.
The economy is ending the year strong and the budget deal will help ease the drag on the economy, top Obama economic advisor Jason Furman tells CNBC.
The $636 million jackpot will be split among holders of two winning tickets in California and Georgia, Mega Millions officials say. NBC News reports.
To boost revenues and help passengers spend, airports are hiring personal shoppers. Heathrow's shoppers, for example, speak 11 languages.
Google's new Chromebook charger is being recalled because of fire hazards.
Comcast is examining three scenarios for a potential deal with Time Warner Cable, including a full takeover bid.
College costs are sky-high and rising; "superfunding" is the new way to save for them, according to a JP Morgan Asset analyst.
U.S. consumer prices were flat in November, but a bounce back in annual inflation may give the Fed cover to start dialing back it stimulus.
A federal judge says the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records violates the Constitution's ban on unreasonable searches.
Americans aren't expecting another bang-up year for the stock market, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011.
The FDA proposed a new rule that would require antibacterial soap makers to show their products are safe and more effective than soap and water.
Detroit may have to rely on the generosity of strangers to keep its impressive art collection that was amassed with taxpayer dollars in better times.
Members of frequent flier programs face ongoing plan changes and the notion that if an airline decides to kick them out, there's little they can do.
Continental Resources, which has committed to ship crude on TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline, now says the pipeline is no longer needed.
Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?
Most of Wall Street views a budget agreement as a done deal. If it's not, lots of people will have to rethink rosy scenarios for a happy New Year.
A disease killing swaths of citrus trees is causing billions of dollars in losses, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told CNBC on Friday.
After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.
Get ready sports fans. There are 35 college football bowl games for your holiday viewing, and next year's even better.
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Citizens Financial CEO Bruce Van Saun, discusses Citizens Financials' master plan as shares go up more than 12 percent since the bank's IPO last September.
CNBC's Dominic Chu tallies the numbers for Toyota auto and truck sales.
On a cash basis we're doing really great and producing great cash flows, says GoDaddy CEO Blake Irving, discussing the company's debut.