Rep. Paul Ryan's new strategy for federal anti-poverty efforts does not aim to cut spending. Instead, it seeks to consolidate an array of programs.» Read More
Japan's Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co. has agreed to buy U.S. peer Protective Life for $5.7 billion, the largest acquisition by a Japanese insurer.
Job creation in the private sector was disappointingly slow in May, with companies adding just 179,000 positions.
The National Rifle Association is rolling back an earlier statement in which the group criticized "open carry" rallies in Texas.
Authorities have discovered the methods fugitive hacker 'Slavik' used to pull off $100 million of alleged bank heists. USA Today reports.
Activist investor Carl Icahn acquired 6.8 million common shares of Fannie Mae and 5.7 million common shares of Freddie Mac from Fairholme Funds.
In 2012, hospitals charged more for every one of 98 common ailments that could be compared to the previous year.
The Mississippi primary Tuesday represents the most surprising wild card in the partisan fight for control of the Senate.
The co-owner of two bitcoin-related sites has agreed to pay nearly $51,000 to settle charges he publicly offered shares before registering.
Google is collaborating with designer Diane von Furstenberg to make a stylish version of its wearable computer. NBC News reports.
Sephora has teamed up with ModiFace on a 3-D augmented reality mirror that allows shoppers to virtually test cosmetics.
Samsung Electronics on Tuesday is unveiling its first phone that uses propriety software, rather than Google Android.
There will likely be more food industry mergers in the months ahead, analysts say. Here's why.
Millionaires make some of the same investment mistakes as everyone else. It's just that their mistakes can cost more.
Giant REIT Vornado is working with tech start-ups to create collaborative work spaces outside Washington, D.C.
Obama's new proposal to crack down on carbon emissions from coal-fired electricity plants will have a limited effect on utility stocks.
An analysis by PropertyShark.com shows who has the highest property-tax bill for a single residence in the New York tri-state area.
Pilgrim's Pride is planning to raise its offer for Hillshire a week after it first offered to buy it in a $6.4 billion deal.
The Seattle City Council on Monday unanimously approved a $15 hourly minimum wage — the highest in the nation.
The move is as part of a 'Food Policy' Panera unveiled that outlines its commitment to 'clean' and 'simple' ingredients.
Google has received more than 41,000 requests from Europeans wanting it to remove information about them from its results, the FT reports.
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Longtime poker commentator Lon McEachern called the loss "the worst beat in the history of tournament poker," USA Today reports.
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the fairest financier of them all? An analysis of one dating app's data breaks it down.
CNBC's Jane Wells spends a day in the life of a Malibuian.
CNBC's John Harwood and Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), talk about Ryan's efforts to reform government programs that focus on poverty without cutting funding.
Ron Gidwitz, Boys and Girls Clubs of America chairman; Jim Clark, Boys and Girls Clubs of America president & CEO, and Mark Lazarus, NBC Sports chairman, discuss BGCA's new initiative to redefine the opportunity equation for kids. We need people to think about youngsters in a meaningful way, says Gidwitz.
Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes, discusses the company's quarterly results and shares his thoughts on emerging market consumers.