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Investors are buying up America's farmland through real estate trusts like Farmland Partners to cash in on rising food prices. NYT reports.
It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled workers. The Fiscal Times reports.
McDonald's quarterly profit slipped about 1 percent as comparable sales in its struggling U.S. business fell, hurt by lower consumer traffic.
Action is needed to plug a loophole that allows corporations to avoid taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee chief said.
Hackers are using a phishing attack named "Emmental" to bypass banks' two-factor authentication systems. NYT reports.
In a major step forward for Detroit's efforts to overcome bankruptcy, the city's retirees and active employees have approved a debt-cutting plan.
Airlines will likely still fly over hot spots as they try to balance flight times, fuel burn and other variables, NBC reports.
CIT Group is buying regional bank OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal.
Odds are the person driving with the top down is a wealthy baby boomer who probably has a bachelor's degree, or perhaps even a master's or doctorate.
But at Verizon Communications, "wireless margins came under just a bit of pressure," a top analyst tells CNBC.
Two masked thieves stole more than $180,000 from an Atlantic City casino Monday morning, according to multiple media reports.
If you're wondering who is hitting the corporate tab most, look no further than the finance world.
Boards have long shunned speaking with investors. Now, they are being pressed to open up. The NYT reports.
Fast-casual chain Chipotle Mexican Grill's net income and revenue easily beat Wall Street's expectations on Monday.
Investors are more interested in what Apple may roll out in the fall than its third-quarter earnings.
Comcast reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
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A food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in Starbucks, Burger King and others, as well as products of McDonald's as far away as Japan.
China manufacturers may have a worrying track record with product safety, but a U.S. meat plant is now at the center of the latest food scandal.
Several states may offer retirement savings vehicles for private sector workers.
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The CEO caught on surveillance video kicking a small dog has resigned, his company announced Tuesday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports gold has hit its lowest level since June, and crude oil dropped $3.08, closing at $92.88 a barrel as traders say geopolitics appears manageable driving prices lower.
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