California's mountains have risen more than half an inch, thanks to the absence of water to weigh them down, a study found. NBC News reports.» Read More
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg called a 2012 psychological study conducted on nearly 700,000 users "poorly executed" while speaking in India.
"There's bubbly aspects in terms of the terms an conditions for instance in terms of bank loans," he said Wednesday on CNBC.
Mortgage applications barely budged last week, despite recent reports of a surge in home sales, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) show.
Target's interim CEO said the retailer is now "respectfully requesting" that customers in "open carry" communities not bring firearms into stores.
Despite new airline rules allowing users to stay on their smartphones from takeoff to touchdown, only a small percent do. USA Today reports.
The search giant has modified its policy for AdWords to disallow any sexually explicit content.
Investors in June continued to pull money from Pimco's flagship bond fund, despite the high-profile return of one of the firm's top executives.
Minimal expectations for achievement in the final months of the 113th Congress are sinking lower, if that is possible, the NYT reports.
For some corporate founders, the market's rally this year has meant a fortune. Who's gained the most?
Some of the biggest investors have started to pull back from riskier fixed-income assets even as the Federal Reserve keeps on a green light for risk.
One of the world's most powerful women has some advice for dealing with "mommy guilt": You just have to cope, NBC News reports.
Consumers will pay the highest Fourth of July gasoline prices in six years, but pump prices would be far higher if not for the oil shale boom.
A hurricane watch was issued Wednesday for part of North Carolina as the first named tropical storm of the season gathered strength and threatened July Fourth celebrations along the East Coast.
The U.S. apartment vacancy rate was unchanged in the second quarter, while new construction rebounded as weather improved.
Shutterfly, the photo-sharing service, is said to be working with boutique investment bank Qatalyst Partners to sell itself, Bloomberg reported.
Nearly 7 in 10 Americans said their opinion of Obamacare will play a role in how they voting in upcoming Congressional elections.
Labor unions representing workers from across Europe met to discuss how best to take on Amazon, following what they describe as the "mistreatment" of its workforce.
The company, which competes in a crowded cloud computing sphere, had previously tried to partner or merge with another company.
In the next quarter century, demand for water will boom as the world population swells. This liquid gold could be traded like oil.
Two former female employees of Goldman Sachs who have accused the bank of gender discrimination are seeking class action status for their case.
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This house is a 314-acre masterpiece with a “Mare Motel,” competition-size horse arena and three stock ponds.
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While Keurig Green Mountain has been on fire for the last couple of years, could investors get roasted in the months ahead?
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