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Why hasn't Washington reformed corporate taxation? The answer is simple. It's not a priority. Not for Democrats, Republicans or big business.
The short-term U.S. wholesale funding market remains vulnerable to runs and other crisis-era risks, an influential Federal Reserve official said.
U.S. retail sales were unexpectedly flat in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy.
The seemingly "unlimited ability" of colleges to increase costs has "run its course" as a business model for higher education, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells CNBC.
The bets against smaller biotech firms are usually stock specific, but the industry as a whole offers unique opportunities for short sellers.
Airlines from the United States and abroad have turned the in-flight safety video into an art form in recent years. We found the most entertaining.
Often saddled with debt, young shoppers are looking for smaller, cheaper vehicles, and are more likely to do their research online.
These 20 S&P 500 companies reported effective tax rates of 0% or lower in the second calendar quarter, despite reporting a profit during the period.
The fait accompli attitude of Michael Leavitt, the former GOP governor of Utah, toward Obamacare is drawing criticism from conservatives.
The start-up Glow Enterprises is trying to make every selfie look as perfect as possible with its LuMee case.
Macy's reported quarterly earnings that missed analysts' expectations and said the full year would be weaker than expected.
A record-setting rainfall swept through the New York area early Wednesday morning.
The role of broker-dealers in short term lending may exacerbate strains in times of turmoil, Boston Fed's Eric Rosengren says.
Shares in SeaWorld Entertainment plunge after the theme park operator reported lower revenue and slashed its sales outlook.
The nation's largest employers are projecting health-benefits costs will rise 6.5 percent in 2015, according to a new survey from NBGH.
Propelled by Facebook and Twitter, the ice bucket challenge has become a viral sensation. Now Biogen executives and CNBC are rising to the challenge.
Banks are lobbying U.S. policy makers for a delay from a provision requiring them to sell investments in private-equity and venture-capital funds.
Using a mobile banking app to make a deposit may be convenient, but it can delay access to those funds by a week or more.
An Activision Blizzard executive said the company's upcoming "Destiny" game has set a video game industry record as the most pre-ordered new title.
The Postal Service needs help from Congress to stop the red ink, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe tells CNBC.
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After Coke Life is launched, PepsiCo unveils a new midcalorie cola, Pepsi True, which is sweetened with sugar and stevia.
A hedge fund is hoping to make a big splash with a presentation on the "biggest stock promotion ... since Sino-Forest"
People in the preparedness community already have the supplies to handle a wide variety of crises, says one blogger.
Coca-Cola has changed its pay plan for executives after shareholders expressed concerns. David Winters, Wintergreen Advisers CEO, expresses what Coke shareholders deserve.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Argentina's stock market plummeted over 8 percent on resignation rumors.
Discussing the Ebola virus, Nancy Writebol, missionary nurse and Ebola survivor, outlines symptoms the patient in Texas is experiencing.