Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week as interest rates edged higher, an industry group said on Wednesday.» Read More
Illinois lawmakers were poised Tuesday to vote on a plan to solve the state's $100 billion pension crisis.
The cable companies said to be interested in buying Time Warner Cable has made for a "rather frothy experience," Charter Communications CEO told CNBC.
The news that Amazon would deliver by drones generated widespread buzz that spilled over into Cyber Monday, the busiest online shopping day of the year.
As restaurants battle to lure diners, Olive Garden on Monday introduced its version of an American classic: the Italiano Burger.
Interim CEO John Chen wanted to "set the story straight" about the company's commitment to its enterprise business
Microsoft plans to issue updates in 2015 under the codename "Threshold" that will affect operating systems across all platforms, reported ZDNet.
Even as President Barack Obama prepares to make a fresh push for his troubled healthcare program Tuesday, questions still remain about the error rates being seen HealthCare.gov.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to decide whether Internet retailers need to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded at its fastest pace in 2½ years last month, an industry report showed on Monday, while the pace of hiring in the sector also accelerated.
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.
President Obama played straight man to comic Zach Galifianakis, subjecting himself to a biting interview in order to tout Obamacare.
Dion also said in a "Squawk Box" interview that aired Wednesday the music business is not what it used to be. She also contended that live performances are still the best way to experience her music.
Stocks are likely to suffer in the short term, but jumping out of the market is not a smart move, said Jack Bogle.
The parabolic moves of companies like Plug Power have the market behaving like it's at a top, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Wednesday.
Keoni Queypo, Honolulu Store Manager at Home Depot, and Mike Cunningham, Marina Del Ray Store Manager at Home Depot, discuss employment opportunities available at Home Depot and the competitive business of attracting consumers into their stores.
Jim Cramer goes behind the scenes on the Ensco 99 oil rig in Louisiana for a behind-the-scenes look at life on an oil rig.