Many shale-rich countries face a dilemma, says a new report. It might mean a choice between fracking for energy or having enough water to drink.» Read More
Scammers posing as distressed grandkids are scamming grandparents into sending them money wires and credit cards. FT reports.
The Fed said some assets are overvalued, but we are unlikely to see tighter rates to nip bubbles for now. Financial Times reports.
NQ Mobile, a Chinese mobile software maker facing allegations of fraud, saw its shares fall after it dismissed its independent auditor.
Former OMB Director David Stockman explains how Russia could be the pin that pricks the global asset bubble.
Bartender as therapist is a universal concept. There's a different kind of bar psychology, though, that can get you to spend more.
The shooting down of a jetliner over Ukraine will be a catalyst for Europe to step up their sanctions on Russia, Obama official Neal Wolin says.
One manufacturing company has installed a swipe-card monitor to keep track of its employees restroom habits.
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves said the media company would take a look at cable news network CNN if it goes up for sale.
Jim Cramer often says buy weakness. This, however, isn’t one of those times.
U.S. drugmaker announces plans to take over Dublin-based Shire in a deal that will help AbbVie lower its tax rate by buying a foreign rival.
Amazon debuted Kindle Unlimited, allowing customers to access more than 600,000 Kindle books and thousands of audiobooks for $9.99 a month.
Millionaires are taking to social media in surprising numbers—especially to Facebook.
A San Francisco distillery is aging its gin in sauvignon blanc or cabernet sauvignon casks. It's the latest craze in the boutique spirits industry.
Here are six steps to debt mismanagement, so you will know what to avoid as you juggle your own obligations.
It's more like mortgages have been on staycation. They haven't stirred in weeks.
According to DataQuick, the median home price in San Francisco hit the seven-figure mark for the first time in June.
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission is targeting 10 firms in a high frequency trading probe, according to an SEC document.
Several court challenges to a key part of Obamacare could lead to average premium increases of 76 percent for subsidized HealthCare.gov enrollees.
Sotheby's is laying off some of its staff and moving a portion of them to other jobs as part of a broader overhaul, CNBC has learned.
Microsoft will shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, ending an ambitious foray into original video programming. Re/code reports.
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Pope Francis said on Saturday the spate of conflicts around the globe today were effectively a "piecemeal" Third World War.
Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes—depending on where you live in the U.S., natural disasters can be a way of life.
Although college prices will continue to rise, a degree may have better value for students 25 years from now.
Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Paul Donovan, UBS, provide their read on the overall attitude of investors towards the markets.
"Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin reports Cognizant is buying privately-held TriZetto for $2.7 billion in cash.
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