GO
Loading...

U.S. News

More

  • Bruce Berkowitz Takes Share in Fannie, Freddie Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Bruce Berkowitz's Fairholme Capital Management takes $500 million preferred equity stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

  • Nasdaq Hit With $10 Million Fine for Facebook IPO Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 11:59 AM ET

    Nasdaq has agreed to pay the SEC $10 million for alleged securities laws violations resulting from its "poor systems and decision-making" during the Facebook IPO.

  • No Waze for Facebook as Talks End: Report Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Waze navigation app

    Facebook has ended billion-dollar talks to acquire Waze, a free social mapping and navigation application, AllThingsD reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter.

  • FDIC: Banks Net Income in 1Q Hits All-Time High Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 11:01 AM ET

    U.S. banks earned more from January through March than during any quarter on record, buoyed by greater income from fees and fewer losses from bad loans.

  • Netflix Is 'Really Best Independent': CEO Hastings Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 10:51 AM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Despite many in the market who would like to see an acquisition of Netflix, its co-founder and CEO said the company is better off remaining independent.

  • Rising Mortgage Rates, Home Prices a Lethal Brew Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    A sharp rise in mortgage rates means it may already be too late for many homeowners to benefit from a refi. At the same time, it is pushing some renters off the fence.

  • Apple CEO Cook: 'Several More Game Changers in Us' Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Although Apple CEO Tim Cook did not whisper any secrets at the D11 conference, he did drop some hints that people can use to guess where Apple is heading.

  • Dow 28,000 Possible in 6 Years: BlackRock's Fink Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock Investments.

    The bull market in stocks has another five to six years left with the possibility of 8 to 10 percent annual growth, Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, told CNBC.

  • Revelations in IRS Scandal 'Chilling': Rep. Paul Ryan Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

    House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan told CNBC on Wednesday that investigating Obama administration scandals won't keep Republicans from pursuing sound fiscal policy.

  • Mother Lode: 1 in 4 Moms Now Make More Than Dads Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    Women are now the leading or solo breadwinners in 40 percent of U.S. households, compared with just 11 percent in 1960, according Census Bureau data analyzed by Pew.

  • On Second Thought, Maybe Tapering Won't Be So Bad Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 3:49 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City.

    Wall Street came back from the long weekend with a rosier view about possible tapering by the Federal Reserve. Here's why.

  • FCC Erred in Comcast Channel Dispute: US Court Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 2:54 PM ET

    A federal court ruled that a Comcast affiliate should have been allowed to put the Tennis Channel in a different cable television subscription tier than its own sports network.

  • Sequel to Sandy: The Obama-Christie Show, Part 2 Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 2:25 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and Gov. Chris Christie (L) walk along the Point Pleasant, N.J., boardwalk as they view rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Sandy.

    President Obama loses a game of "Touchdown Fever" with Gov. Chris Christie as they tour a rebuilt part of the Jersey shore seven months after Hurricane Sandy washed ashore.

  • Want to Fight Climate Change? Build in Profits Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    A worker installs solar panels at the Lieberose Solar Park on the park's partial inauguration day August 20, 2009 in Lieberose, Germany.

    When it comes to the fight against climate change, there are opportunities for positive—and profitable—change, says one green advocate.

  • US Busts Bitcoin-Like Cyberscheme in Costa Rica Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    U.S. authorities said on Tuesday they have shut down a Costa Rica-based money transfer company that allegedly provided a digital currency used around the world by cyber-criminals.

  • Fed vs. Congress: Who's Enabling Whom? Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke

    Many say the Fed's easy money policies are enabling congressional intransigence. But it may really be the other way around.

  • Taxman Puts Foot in the Door of Short-Term Rentals Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 12:49 PM ET
    An available short-term rental in San Francisco, listed on Aribnb.

    Just when thousands of urbanites thought they discovered a gold mine in renting out their apartments on Airbnb, regulators and tax collectors are flexing their power.

  • Summer Rentals Hit $1 Million in the Hamptons Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 12:26 PM ET
    This home in Southampton is for rent for only $1,000,000.

    Brokers say there are now at least a half dozen homes and estates in the Hamptons that are renting for around $1 million—just for the summer—a new record.

  • 529 Rebels: Alternative Ways to Save for College Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    The tax-advantaged college-savings plans now house $168.5 billion of our hard-won dough. But not everyone is sold on the idea that 529s are the only way to go.

  • AARP Coaches Boomers on 'Reimagining' Their Lives Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    Helping baby boomers navigate the future is becoming a big business, but now, there's a freebie: LifeReimagined.org from AARP.

Contact U.S. News

  • CNBC NEWSLETTERS

    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    To learn more about how we use your information,
    please read our Privacy Policy.
    › Learn More

Don't Miss

U.S. Video