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El Niño is still likely this year, according to meteorologists, but warming has recently leveled off,the FT reports.
"Do not be surprised if 'noisy' is now the new 'transitory,'" said Tom Porcelli, chief U.S. economist at RBC Capital Markets.
A longtime contraction in employer health-care spending is set to end in 2015 and resume an upward trend, according to a forecast.
Ralph Acampora still thinks the stock market is extended, but he said "everything has changed" since he predicted a correction in May.
U.S. consumer confidence rose to a six-year high of 85.2 in June, beating estimates of 83.5.
The rapid growth of electronic cigarette sales poses a rising risk to holders of as much as $96 billion of bonds tied to payments tobacco companies.
CNBC reveals America's Top State for Business on 2014 on Tuesday — not that that stopped Twitter from trying to guess which state topped the list.
The U.S. faces economic costs from climate change adding up to billions of dollars over the next 25 years. And that's just for starters.
Katherine Angier, mother of "dreamy" Facebook sensation Jeremy Meeks, is turning to crowdfunding to pay for the convicted felon's defense.
While PCs are "less of the center of the universe," they will still play a part in our lives for many years, said Alain Monie, CEO of Ingram Micro.
Investors will be looking for answers to what Google plans to do with its moonshot endeavors at the developer conference on Wednesday.
As Coke pours money into World Cup ads to salvage falling sales it faces another crisis: its future market, India, is resisting.
Newly elected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy dismissed the proposal to fund the U.S. highway system. The Fiscal Times reports.
U.S. airlines collected $790 million in bag fees in the first quarter of 2013.
California and Florida are among states at the forefront of agricultural innovation. The field is growing as demand for food booms.
Whether you’re a start-up, family-owned, or publicly traded, there's a big danger in letting your business rely too much on Google search results.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was in Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday to urge its leaders not to withdraw from the political process in Baghdad.
Microsoft is set to introduce the Nokia X2, which will run on Android and will sell for 99 euros when it goes on sale next month.
Dov Charney’s dismissal raises all sorts of thorny corporate-governance questions for investors and boards about iconic — and notorious — leaders.
Kevin McCarthy seems eager to make his bones with the hard right by killing the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
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For Judah Schiller, CEO of a new water bicycle producer, biking can become more feasible on water than kayaking or boating.
Following a down day for stocks, the S&P 500 could fall another 3 percent, Dennis Gartman says.
Rather than peddling Takumi Taco on NYC's streets in a food truck, owners Debbie and Derek Kaye do it a different way.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer expresses the importance of not owning too many low dollar stocks and keeping your portfolio diversified.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer outlines lessons to help investors keep their portfolio's safe in the next market selloff.