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Gold loves a good catastrophe. So why did it rise on the announcement of a deal?
Wall Street's bulls may be partying hard on the prospect of a Washington debt deal, but the actual vote is likely to trigger a "sell the news" letdown.
Volume is on track to surpass $300 billion this year. Imagine what would happen if a debt default causes a spike in interest rates.
Prosecutors had accused Cuban of insider trading, alleging he avoided over $750,000 in losses by selling 600,000 shares of a search engine in 2004.
Furloughed federal workers who have trouble paying bills can send their creditors a letter from the government pleading for patience.
The CFTC has signed off on a $100 million settlement with JPMorgan over charges connected to the so-called London Whale trades.
Berkshire Hathaway's chairman said he doesn't expect the U.S. will default on its debt, but if it does it would be a "pure act of idiocy."
"My own butt was the inspiration" for the Spanx phenomenon, self-made billionaire Sara Blakely told CNBC on Wednesday.
Confidence among the nation's home builders slipped more than expected in October, another fallout of Washington's fiscal escapades.
While "Dr. Doom" is no fan of the D.C. brinkmanship, he says three other factors should have investors even more concerned.
Apple's new head of retail, Angela Ahrendts, knows more about how tech meets retail than you might think.
The amount of money going into hedge funds hit a five-year high in September, a sign that the industry is returning to pre-financial crisis levels.
Advance Auto Parts Inc will buy General Parts International Inc for just over $2 billion, creating the largest North American retailer of auto parts.
Bank of America beat Wall Street's third quarter expectations on Tuesday.
PepsiCo reported higher earnings on Wednesday and said it was on track to meet its financial goals for the year, despite global economic pressures.
Twitter has chosen the NYSE for its IPO and is eyeing Nov. 15 for it debut. The stock will trade under the ticker symbol "TWTR."
Senate leaders say they're closing in on a deal to reopen the government and lift the debt ceiling before a key Thursday deadline. NBC News reports.
Boeing said a body panel fell off of a 787 Dreamliner operated by Air India while the plane was in flight, another problem since its introduction.
Has bank debt become more attractive than U.S. Treasurys? That's what recent market developments indicate.
Same-sex couples seeking a divorce face a complicated legal ride due to differences among the states in their laws concerning gay relationships.
Starbucks said the mobile tipping option will be available on its update app for iPhones starting March 19.
President Obama played straight man to comic Zach Galifianakis, subjecting himself to a biting interview in order to tout Obamacare.
Dion also said in a "Squawk Box" interview that aired Wednesday the music business is not what it used to be. She also contended that live performances are still the best way to experience her music.
Vodafone and AT&T may be going in opposite directions, reports CNBC's David Faber, as AT&T's opportunity to own assets in Europe may be closing, and Vodafone is growing.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Rep. Peter Roskam, (R-IL), discuss proposed legislation that would create a special inspector general for monitoring the Affordable Care Act.
Every day, trillion of dollars are tied up due to our out-of-date banking system. CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses how the Fed has planned to address the problem and move to real-time payment.