Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is famously outspoken and sharp-tongued, and on CNBC on Wednesday he did not disappoint.» Read More
A hospital patient in Columbus, Ohio was tested for illness after a recent trip to a West African country affected by the Ebola virus.
Junk bonds have fallen about 3 percent since their peak, and some traders expect the broader stock market to follow suit—perhaps imminently.
Only 8 percent of grandparents are likely to start a conversation about money and saving for college, a study found. USA Today reports.
Stocks will significantly outperform bonds in the years ahead as investors get used to rising interest rates, according to Goldman Sachs.
The muted recovery, now more than 5 years old, has lacked one vital thing: more corporate spending. That's about to change, a survey shows.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector dipped in July compared to the previous month, but still posted its second-highest reading in 4-1/2 years.
Time reported a 1.6 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by a fall in subscription revenue and newsstand sales.
Federal government workers were paid while watching porn and surfing Facebook because they had 'nothing to do.' Fiscal Times reports.
Multiple Western soldiers were killed Tuesday after a shooting at a military academy near Afghanistan's capital, officials said.
Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox is expected to make an aggressive case for merging with Time Warner during its quarterly earnings call.
BlackBerry has concluded a painful restructuring process and is back on a growth footing, according to a memo to all its employees viewed by Reuters.
Analysis by Standard & Poor's shows the widening wealth gap between Americans has slowed the 5-year-old recovery from the recession.
Coach reported better-than-expected revenue, helped by a 7 percent rise in sales of its clothes, shoes, and handbags in international markets.
Hurricane Iselle barreled towards Hawaii, with forecasters warning that the islands could face a one-two punch with Tropical Storm Julio trailing not far behind.
A lawsuit by Allergan says the unusual arrangement by Valeant Pharmaceuticals and activist investor Bill Ackman amounts to insider trading.
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President Obama said corporate America has done well under his economic policies, telling the Economist magazine that CEOs should stop complaining.
An look at the system’s problems reveals a strategy that has failed to keep up with costs, and a governing structure that permits politics to intrude.
Michael Kors raised its full-year revenue and profit outlook after the retailer beat earnings and revenue estimates.
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LeBron James may be one of the biggest names on the basketball court, but his shoe sales still can't touch No. 23.
A tropical island in the Indian Ocean will go on sale on Wednesday, allowing punters to buy a piece of paradise for $14 million.
Stephen Hung, a luxury hotel entrepreneur, ordered 30 Rolls-Royces—the largest single order ever of Rolls-Royces, according to the company.
Discussing how to play FedEx after the company's Q1 earnings surge, with Christian Wetherbee, Citi transportation analyst. Wetherbee says going into the holiday season FedEx is positioned to go after a better mix of business.
Former Dallas Fed president Robert McTeer, and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss the Federal Reserve's "considerable time" phrase, inflation and the state of housing.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports housing stocks are on the rise after home builder Lennar reported a better than expected jump in quarterly profits.