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The greatest innovator in the world right now is Google—not Apple, Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson tells CNBC.
Bank of America reported an eight-fold jump in fourth-quarter profit, driven by a steep fall in the bank's provisions to cover bad loans.
The acquisition of Nest Labs is Google's big push to get into the lucrative and growing market of connected homes.
U.S. business travel spending is expected to increase this year, led by more investment in trips to Western Europe.
A group of Amazon employees will have the opportunity to vote to establish the first-ever labor union representation at a US Amazon facility.
A U.S. Senate is set to grill regulators on plans to address the risks of banks' involvement in physical commodities markets.
After six years of selling high-priced yoga pants, Christine Day is going to a healthy foods start-up backed by Derek Jeter and Jennifer Garner.
GM will pay the first quarterly dividend on its common stock in almost six years, marking another step in the automaker's recovery from bankruptcy.
The Federal Communications Commission may appeal the ruling by a U.S. appeals court that struck down the agency's Internet rules, according to FCC.
Tesla shares are higher on bullish sales numbers as the government issues a "recall" over issues with power adapters.
A federal judge preliminarily rejected a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing the sum may not be enough.
Rising interest rates and a sluggish housing recovery has prompted lower forecasts for mortgage originations this year.
Negotiators in the U.S. Congress on Monday unveiled a $1.1 trillion spending bill that aims to prevent another government shutdown.
Wells Fargo, the biggest U.S. mortgage lender, reported an 11 percent rise in fourth-quarter profit, helped in the second half of the year.
Customer loyalty programs, like Target's Red Card, could be in trouble after the breach that affected 70 million customers.
The failure in the U.S. to adopt tighter credit card payment standards makes purchases more vulnerable to hackers, said the CEO of a leading smart card maker.
While dominated by small- to mid-sized merchants, forerunners to large, national marijuana brands are emerging. Is pot America's next big industry?
You wouldn't know it from the dozens of retailers warning of a weak Christmas, but it turns out retail sales were actually pretty good in December.
A U.S. federal judge dismissed a lawsuit challenging new rules forcing banks to tell IRS officials about accounts held by foreigners.
JPMorgan reported a drop in profit after paying penalties to the government for not reporting suspicions of fraud by Bernie Madoff.
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