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The Fed's policies have led to a huge increase in reserve balances in the banking system. But since banks don't lend out reserves, this isn't the problem people think it is.
A monthly gauge of U.S. employment held steady in the latest week, underscoring little movement in overall hiring yet showing a "significant decline" in federal government jobs.
Wal-Mart Stores is considering making a bid for the Hong Kong supermarket business being sold by a company controlled by Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing, according to sources.
Internet icon Yahoo is changing its distinctive logo for the first time in nearly two decades.
Homebuyers could feel the pinch if Congress follows through on plans to shut down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Efforts to change the system for financing homeownership will be difficult, because Americans like inexpensive mortgage loans. The New York Times reports.
Disney earnings beat amid growth at its theme parks and media networks but there was weakness at the movie division and the company projected a big loss from the "Lone Ranger."
The DOJ on Tuesday said it had filed a civil lawsuit against Bank of America for what government lawyers said was a fraud on investors.
Actor Ashton Kutcher talks about his starring role in Jobs, the upcoming biopic about the late tech innovator Steve Jobs, which he hopes will inspire the unemployed.
Jeremy Siegel has been mocked for his bullishness, but his recent calls have been dead-on. Now he's doubling down.
The Fed will probably reduce its bond-buying stimulus program later this year, and depending on the economic data could do so as early as next month, a top Fed official said on Tuesday.
It's the Rodney Dangerfield of bull markets, LPL Financial's Jeff Kleintop says.
Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.
IBM is weighing on the broader market Tuesday after one analyst downgraded the software and services giant to "underperform."
There's no reason the Fed should taper asset purchases and instead the government needs to increase spending, said Byron Wien, vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Partners.
With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.
Because gay marriage is relatively new, same-sex divorces come with high price tags and other expensive sacrifices, NBC Today reports.
The final treasures of a quiet man who collected a fortune in gold coins will be auctioned off Tuesday in Nevada.
Two men have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, after they posed as senior executives. They scammed more than $220,000 in luxury travel and goods.
CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves fired back at Time Warner Cable, pulling out harsh language to reject the cable company's latest overture in their dispute over broadcasting fees.
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Just as the superyacht industry recovers, it sails into another storm as rich Russians, hit by the weak ruble, could put off buying.
From zero to 60 miles per hour in just over three seconds. What could possibly go wrong?
A megamouth shark washed up on a beach in the Pacific, providing a rare glimpse of a mysterious animal. NBC News reports.
Leading up to the Super Bowl (and Puppy Bowl), on Wednesday, Uber teamed up with Animal Planet and 10 local humane societies to bring puppies to offices for play dates. CNBC tried it out.
The Golden Arches are in flux, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer has a clear takeaway.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer addresses Apple critics. Cramer says to have some faith in Tim Cook and his team.