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Ready, set, shop! Here is a list of store openings on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.
If investors in housing see lower-than-expected returns, they will dump the properties, Nobel-winning economist Robert Shiller says.
Even though the excise tax on generous employer health plans doesn't take effect until 2018, it is already causing health care benefits to be cut.
After rejecting an unsolicited bid from Jos. A. Bank, Men's Wearhouse turns the table and proposes to buy the rival menswear retailer.
In a dreary sign of economic doldrums, more than six in 10 workers worry that they will lose their jobs, according to a Washington Post-Miller Center poll.
Serious security weaknesses in the IRS's data system have left millions of taxpayers' sensitive financial information vulnerable to hackers.
A judge will announce Dec. 3 whether Detroit is eligible to get rid of its debts in bankruptcy court, the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history.
JCPenney CEO Mike Ullman bought 112,000 shares of JCP at $8.95 a share, according to an SEC Form 4 filling.
While education appears to be the primary draw for the buyers, many are also concerned about China's political instability, inflation, even pollution.
Frigid temperatures and dry weather should put consumers in the mood to shop on Black Friday weekend.
Thanksgiving travel plans for millions of Americans face disruption from a deadly storm on the eve of the holiday, The Weather Channel says.
Both sides of the publication's compilation for 2013 feature retailers and airlines.
Wal-Mart Stores' board of directors elected Doug McMillon to succeed Mike Duke as president and chief executive officer, effective February 1, 2014.
This holiday season, Americans may not spend their green unless they see more red.
The Thanksgiving travel season begins with several cars of a New York City-bound Amtrak train with 218 people aboard going off the tracks in South Carolina.
BlackBerry said it has replaced its chief financial officer, and said its chief marketing and chief operating officers are leaving the company.
Microsoft's Xbox One are now in U.S. stores.
As Republicans draw up plans to use the troubled health care law against Democrats in elections next year, Obamacare is dividing Republican governors. The NYT reports.
The Obama administration will push back the open enrollment season for Obamacare in 2015 by a month to give insurers time to determine rates.
Pension and health care burdens. Crumbling roadways. There's no end to big city budget woes, but some quirky tactics within municipal books.
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.