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The U.S. Census reported college enrollment declined for the first time in six years in 2012. That threatens higher education revenue, said Moody's.
Americans cut back on using their credit cards in July for the second straight month, while taking on more debt to buy cars and attend school.
Coffee costs have lost almost two-thirds of their value. So who benefits? (Hint: Not the consumer.)
Investors were more bullish on U.S. stocks in August, despite a possible reduction in Fed stimulus and the turmoil in Syria, a new survey found.
Microsoft will unveil its next-generation tablets Monday, and leaks shed light on which upgrades we can look for.
Big returns have not convinced many retail investors that the market is not still stacked against them—a plaything controlled by central bankers and computers.
The two are making a profit that goes straight to Treasury. Against this backstop, lawmakers are setting the stage for an epic debate on the future of U.S. housing finance.
Higher inflation to come will mean still-tough times for savers and retirees, whose money has generated little return since the Fed took over the post-crisis economy.
Syria remains topic A, B and C in Washington this week with President Barack Obama blanketing the networks with interviews Monday night.
JPMorgan Chase plans to elect Linda Bammann and Michael Neal to its board of directors, and established a new role of Lead Independent Director.
Carl Icahn waved a white flag of surrender in his effort to derail Dell's $25 billion bid to go private, saying a path to victory was "impossible" given the obstacles.
A growing number of employees are required by companies to set up savings accounts but over time, they are also encouraged to invest a portion in financial instruments.
A new survey from Beyond.com says most people were "disappointed with the jobs available and are waiting for the right one to come along."
The share of households who aren't paying any federal income tax has fallen, and an analysis from the Tax Policy Center predicts that it will continue to shrink in years to come.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. rose in the last two weeks, reversing four weeks of declines as crude oil advanced.
A global study shows that Americans are less upbeat about U.S. economic prospects than are foreigners, who rank the U.S. the third-best place to live.
The U.S. economy is likely to grow a bit more quickly next year, but don't look for big changes in the pace of new hiring.
Amazon may soon offer its long-awaited smartphone to customers for free, former Wall Street Journal reporters, Jessica Lessin and Amir Efrati, said in a blog post Friday.
The billionaire investor and entrepreneur told CNBC that he bought 1 million shares of retailer J.C. Penney a "couple days ago."
There's a fake CNN report going around via spam saying "The United States began bombing!" in Syria, and clicking it may result in malware on your device.
With the holiday-shopping countdown on, see a list of 10 cool gift ideas—from men's suit jackets to hand-forged copper bowls. And all American-made.
Nelson Mandela overcame oppression to become an icon of the 20th century. Here are some key events in his life.
From beach parties to ball drops, fireworks to waterfalls, CNBC presents the top 14 hot spots worldwide to toast 2014.