Private payrolls rose about in line with expectations in September, thanks to sharp growth in small business and service sector hiring, according to a report.» Read More
Elliott Management's Paul Singer, long-famous for making Argentina miserable, turns out to be an investor in "Les Miserables." Yes, that Les Miserables. As in, the movie.
Millions of network-connected devices are vulnerable to a new hack.
The online retailer's earnings and outlook fell short of forecasts but revenue jumped 22 percent during the quarter and margins were strong. Shares initially fell then popped higher after-hours.
The company posted quarterly revenue at the high end of its target range as demand improved for its chips and it announced a 10 percent increase in its dividend.
President Obama called on Congress to make good on plans to overhaul the immigration system and offer a path to citizenship for millions of illegal immigrants. He said that if Congress is unable to act quickly, he will propose legislation and demand lawmakers vote on it.
The producers of "Spider-Man" on Broadway and ousted director Julie Taymor told CNBC they're ready to settle their long-running court case.
The team whose metropolitan area boasts the lower employment rate during the previous calendar year has won 20 of the last 25 Super Bowls, according to a study by an outplacement firm.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users on Tuesday to disable a common networking technology feature after it was discovered million are at risk.
Our survey reveals that expectations about when the Fed will end asset purchases have moved toward sooner.
Private equity firms Apollo Global Management and C. Dean Metropoulos are near a deal to buy snack cake brands including Twinkies from bankrupt Hostess Brands, according to a source familiar with the matter.
The largest retailers have said they won't add merchant surcharges now allowed on Visa and MasterCard purchases. But for how long?
Apple is launching an updated version of its popular iPad with much larger storage capacity and a Retina display that sharpens its resolution.
In North America it is growing profits and margins while Europe is a money losing operation.
When asked about their broader definitions of wealth, a majority of investors surveyed said it meant "greater security." "More happiness" ranked a distant second.
U.S. consumer confidence dropped to its lowest level in more than a year as Americans were more pessimistic about the economic outlook and their financial prospects, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday.
U.S. single-family home prices rose in November, building on a string of gains that points to a housing market that is on the mend, data from a closely watched survey showed on Tuesday.
The 2014 Super Bowl will be played in the uncovered MetLife Stadium in New Jersey where temperatures this time of year average 32 degrees and a snow fall of nearly 3 inches. Some analysts say lousy weather could be a financial boon to the game.
The spread between low interest rates and the money real estate generates is "truly astonishing," Starwood Capital CEO Barry Sternlicht told CNBC.
Pfizer fourth-quarter profit more than quadrupled because of a $4.8 billion gain from selling its nutrition business.
CNBC Fed Survey shows Wall Street pros divided on how and when quantitative easing will end.
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Meet the man leading the NSA's recruiting efforts through a program targeting students as young as eighth grade.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly includes optimism and pessimism from the founder of the world's biggest hedge fund.
Sir Richard Branson has named 39th President of the U.S. Jimmy Carter as one of the "top five most respected people in the world".
Once thought to be the generation that would forever rent, millennials are warming up to the idea of owning a home. Here's one couple's story.
Two tech industry veterans Maynard Webb, Yahoo! Inc. Chairman of the Board and Everwise co-founder, and Mike Bergelson, Everwise co-founder and CEO, created a company to revolutionize old school mentoring.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports provider of childcare services Bright Horizons has sent a letter to parents regarding travel to the Ebola-impacted area in West Africa.