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The FBI has been investigating a wave of so-called denial-of-service, or DDoS attacks, against web start-ups. The New York Times reports.
National apartment occupancy in May soared to the highest level in at least six years, even as new units are being built.
Would you trust Google or Amazon to pick you the perfect avocado? The CEO of Instacart wouldn't.
The Dow Jones industrial average flirted with 17,000 for the first time on Friday, just 7 months after closing above 16,000 for the first time.
Expanding Medicaid eligibility will significantly affect uninsured rates in seven major cities, and bring them billions in federal money, according to a study.
Genetics startup 23andMe said it is one step closer to resuming sales of its full-fledged health product.
Microsoft and Google have agreed to add a "kill switch" to the next versions of their operating systems for smartphones.
Bank of America has asked the U.S. Attorney General to meet with its chief executive officer in an attempt to resolve differences over a mortgage settlement.
Sprint has lined up eight banks to finance its proposed acquisition of T-Mobile US.
Hedge funds have gotten a lot of bad publicity over the past few years, but most institutional investors couldn't care less.
Starbucks will raise prices of some drinks offered at US shops as well as on its brands of packaged coffee.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry has acknowledged it was a mistake for him to compare alcoholism and homosexuality in an effort to explain his views.
Kentucky boasts the most improved environment for small businesses, according to new data.
The recovery is taking hold. Companies are hiring. State finances are looking up. Time for things to get nasty as states vie for business.
Janet Yellen may have a two-year tenure, Wall Street analysts said Friday.
With new leaders in place, Congress faces more big fights over funding for highway construction and government agencies in the coming months.
A former Goldman Sachs trader reportedly promised his mom he was getting a $13 million bonus, and he's fighting to keep his word.
The House is gearing up for some key energy votes, says Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Fred Upton.
A future of interest rates near zero means slower but more steady growth, according to "Bond King" Bill Gross.
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What can a million dollars buy you in the reclaimed property market? CNBC went across the country to find out.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than the international poverty threshold of $1.25 a day, according to the United Nations.
The Times equated the ban on marijuana to 13 years of Prohibition in the U.S.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the week ahead for the economy with GDP, jobs and a Fed decision all coming in the next few days.
Rep. Luke Messer, (R-Ind.), weighs in on America's corporate tax loopholes and tax inversions. Messer says lets allow the repatriation of dollars earned overseas to be invested in America without a tax penalty.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to BlackBerry CEO John Chen about potential future partners and what characteristics he is looking for in an enterprise partner.