Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.» Read More
Microsoft has a stable of senior executives who could be contenders to succeed Chief Executive Steve Ballmer. Here's an assessment of their individual pros and cons.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes faltered in July, as home buyers faced significantly higher interest rates along with rising home prices.
At one tony NYC apartment, the co-board is sabotaging a police investigation into $250K of stolen jewelry.
Despite massive bombs at the box office, this summer had 15 movies that earned over $100 million, compared with 13 last year.
U.S. federal regulators on Wednesday will unveil a reworked proposal aimed at reducing risk in the mortgage market and limiting shoddy underwriting practices.
Las Vegas Sands agreed to return $47.4 million to the U.S. Treasury to end a probe into its failure to alert authorities to suspicious deposits by a high-rolling gambler.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell for a third straight week as average mortgage rates hit their highest level this year, although demand for purchase loans increased.
This billion-dollar portfolio manager says Treasury yields will drop, but not because of the debt ceiling or Syria.
The U.S. is becoming one of the lowest-cost countries for manufacturing in the developed world, indicating a renaissance of the goods-producing sector.
The New York Times said its website has been taken down, in what was likely an external attack Tuesday, according to a company spokesperson.
On Tuesday a former bank executive in Missouri pleaded guilty to criminal charges after using $381,000 of federal money to buy a waterfront condominium.
The world's largest retailer's is behind many other large companies on health coverage for domestic partners. Sixty-two percent of the Fortune 500 already offer such benefits.
The media went from cheerleading for bonds to condemning them as riskier than stocks, said Douglas Hodge, Pimco's COO, adding that net inflows to bonds will return longer term.
"Once again, as with all the facts relating to Trump University which he continues to avoid by making personal attacks, Mr. Trump's statements are false," Eric Schneiderman told TODAY.
Military strikes against Syria could be launched as early as Thursday, U.S. officials tell NBC as the White House intensifies efforts for a response to a suspected chemical weapons attack.
Americans are saving more for retirement, but it's probably still not enough, according to a new analysis released by Fidelity. As of June, the average 401(k) balance was $80,600.
Nissan, the sixth-largest automaker in the United States, announced Tuesday it will sell a self-driven car by 2020.
Imprisoned inside trader Raj Rajaratnam may be getting more inside help behind bars. The New York Post says he has an adjustable bed and balcony and a "manservant" on call.
Government agents in 74 countries demanded information on about 38K Facebook users in the first half of this year, the company said Tuesday.
The effects of rising rates will be profound on currencies, equity prices, real estate values and economies across the globe, one economist says.
Tutors of the rich and famous can make as much as $400,000 a year. A peek at what's behind this trend.
Putin found a place in Russia without snow, "and decided to hold the Winter Olympics there," says a Sochi native.
More than two months after a tearful goodbye to Major League Baseball, Mariano Rivera is still drawing a crowd.
Discussing how Obamacare is impacting American worth ethic, with Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy research co-director, and Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago economics professor.
P.J. O'Rourke, political reporter and "The Baby Boom" author, explains why he does not think the baby boom generation is not responsible for any of the problems in the world right now.
Rep. Ann Wagner, (R-MO), discusses the passing of the bipartisan budget deal.