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IBM is weighing on the broader market Tuesday after one analyst downgraded the software and services giant to "underperform."
There's no reason the Fed should taper asset purchases and instead the government needs to increase spending, said Byron Wien, vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Partners.
With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.
Because gay marriage is relatively new, same-sex divorces come with high price tags and other expensive sacrifices, NBC Today reports.
The final treasures of a quiet man who collected a fortune in gold coins will be auctioned off Tuesday in Nevada.
Two men have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, after they posed as senior executives. They scammed more than $220,000 in luxury travel and goods.
CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves fired back at Time Warner Cable, pulling out harsh language to reject the cable company's latest overture in their dispute over broadcasting fees.
Some public school districts are charging students mandatory fees and holding out the threat of barring students from participating in activities if parents don't pay.
There is a "horrible whispering campaign in Washington" against Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen for the top job, former FDIC chair Sheila Bair told CNBC.
Federal investigators have found holes in the government's system for preventing key economic releases from being leaked to traders, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed sharply in June to its lowest level in more than 3-1/2 years as imports reversed the prior month's spike.
General Motors is knocking 12.5 percent off the Chevrolet Volt's sticker price as it tries to better compete with electric car rivals.
Wall Street banks stand to lose millions in revenues if SAC Capital is brought down by recent criminal allegations. What's more, SAC may have contaminated the banks themselves.
Designed with 24-karat-gold thread, an ultraluxe collection has entered the intimate apparel market to fill a void in the underwear drawers of the wealthy.
Beneath the signs of recovery is one of the most poorly funded pension systems in the nation, threatening to challenge the city’s finances for years to come.
How do you explain the prices that media institutions have been sold for over the last 72 hours? The New York Times reports.
Sergey Brin, the billionaire founder of Google, has emerged as a bankroller of a project that has been dubbed the future of meat – laboratory-grown beef, the FT reports.
Americans are making their old cars and trucks run longer. A study by Polk finds the average age for vehicles in America has climbed to an all-time high of 11.4 years.
President Barack Obama will use Phoenix as a backdrop to tout his administration's accomplishments in the housing recovery and to admit that more work needs to be done.
Bezos will buy The Washington Post Co.'s newspaper publishing business for $250 million as an individual, not through Amazon.
Brace yourself: The U.S. is about to go over the "dairy cliff," which could cause milk prices to jump.
Kobe Bryant debuted his latest pair of basketball shoes—the only question now is when he'll take the court in them.
A man born to wealthy parents was awarded about $371,000 in damages after accidentally being switched with another baby 60 years ago, NBC reports.
The minimum wage battle is heating up as tens of thousands of fast-food workers participated in a strike for a higher minimum wage. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on minimum wage laws.
How European equities stack up against U.S. equities, with Bruno Bertocci, UBS, and Tobias Levkovich, Citi. "Many European companies are expert oriented," says Bertocci.
The stock slide continues. Is the rally ending? Byron Wien discusses, stocks, gold and his outlook for next year, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Brian Stutland and Jim Iuorio, both at the CME.