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It looks like online shoppers got a big jump on Cyber Monday this weekend. But overall, the holiday buying season got off to a rather tepid start.
The White House needs to devise an Obamacare workaround that demonstrates to insurers that they're going to get paid, Republican Mike Leavitt says.
Harvard and Yale may help shape some of the brightest minds, but their endowment investment returns can look downright dumb.
Bank of America said it settled all claims with Freddie Mac arising from mortgages sold through the end of 2009.
Talisman Energy will appoint two nominees of activist investor Carl Icahn to its board as part of an agreement with its second-biggest shareholder.
Comcast is testing new ad technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand.
Dow identified the commodity chemicals businesses it would sell or spin off as part of a plan to sell assets worth $3 billion to $4 billion.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will try to strike a balance of calming military tensions with China while supporting Japan on a trip to Asia this week.
BP is expecting a surge in compensation payments over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, after a slowdown that has lasted almost two months. The FT reports.
A report details how a new class of micro-preneurs is balancing numerous jobs and income streams with the help of new marketplaces such as Etsy.
Online retailer Amazon.com is testing package delivery using drones, the company's CEO Jeff Bezos told CBS television late Sunday.
A look at the early winners and losers from the heavily discounted Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday weekend.
It's the season of giving, and the season of charity scams. Watch out for these crowdfunding and online tricks.
Estimates say retail sales for the Thanksgiving weekend will reach $57.4 billion.
States and cities are pushing back against the slow tide of sick pay laws.
Sales that began Thursday continued through Friday. Many people complained about the early start, but still they went out shopping anyway.
Shoppers eager to get a jump on Black Friday got into arguments and fought in parking lots at a few places around the country. NBC News reports.
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.
Here's a look at some of the most dangerous kinds of attacks on websites. Plus, how to protect yourself online.
"We are pretty sure the information that is inside of Google right now is safe from prying eyes," the former CEO says.
The risk of economic sanctions against Russia poses risk to Western companies—even consumer brands.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Malaysia Airlines has lost contact with one of its planes carrying 239 people.
Discussing what sectors they love in the stock market and where they are deploying their cash, with Phil Orlando, Federated chief equity strategist, and John Rutledge, SAFANAD chief investment strategist.
Discussing the Fed's impact jobs and the state of the U.S. economy, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, and Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities chief U.S. economist.