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Billionaires are holding mountains of cash, offering the latest sign that the ultra-wealthy are nervous about putting more money into today's markets.
The Teamsters' lawsuit, citing a recent CNBC.com story, was filed on behalf of the company against the directors.
Once a major driver for rising home prices, investors have stopped gobbling up houses with new concerns of rising interest rates.
A top regulator in New York believes it's only a matter of time before terrorists strike a major cyber blow against the American financial system.
In a world riven by differences, there's still plenty of common ground when it comes to public attitudes about major institutions.
Smartphone users snapped up Apple's latest iteration of the iPhone in record numbers, with sales exceeding 10 million.
The Scotland vote on independence was a wake-up call for the world, says Texas Nationalist Movement President Daniel Miller.
Sir Richard Branson estimates the North America trucking industry could save up to $40 billion a year through new technologies.
A survey finds 20% of Americans laid off the past five years are still unemployed, reports USA Today.
The New York Fed president expressed concern over dollar strength and cautioned investors against trying to read too much into economic projections.
After more than three decades of sanctions by the U.S., the EU and the UN, Iran could soon be open for business, says Dan Steinbock.
Joan Rivers' treatment may be an example of what is known as "V.I.P. Syndrome," in which famous patients get special treatment, The NYT reports.
Investors took a break from the U.S. housing market, as existing home sales tumbled unexpectedly in August.
Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Charles Plosser announced on Monday that he will retire on March 1 of next year.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, but said it would be released by the end of the year.
Iain Kennedy most recently oversaw the product management team that was working on a new set of payments-related products for consumers.
Alibaba Group has reportedly sold additional shares of the company, making the listing of the Chinese e-commerce firm the biggest in history.
For investors, the necessary takeaway of recent actions is that conditions are about to change.
Merck agrees to acquire Sigma-Aldrich for $17 billion in cash to boost its life science business.
Economists say the greenback is gaining strength based on confidence in the U.S. economy, and potentially higher rates.
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