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Texas Gov. Rick Perry has acknowledged it was a mistake for him to compare alcoholism and homosexuality in an effort to explain his views.
Kentucky boasts the most improved environment for small businesses, according to new data.
The recovery is taking hold. Companies are hiring. State finances are looking up. Time for things to get nasty as states vie for business.
Janet Yellen may have a two-year tenure, Wall Street analysts said Friday.
With new leaders in place, Congress faces more big fights over funding for highway construction and government agencies in the coming months.
A former Goldman Sachs trader reportedly promised his mom he was getting a $13 million bonus, and he's fighting to keep his word.
The House is gearing up for some key energy votes, says Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Fred Upton.
A future of interest rates near zero means slower but more steady growth, according to "Bond King" Bill Gross.
Wells Fargo analyst Paul Lejuez said the handbag maker is "attempting something very difficult."
There are many curiosities along the highway for commuters and vacationers.
In a significant increase from a generation ago, one in five people in their 20s and early 30s currently lives with his or her parents. NYT.
Dataminr co-founder Ted Bailey tells CNBC that his start-up aims to make sense of the disparate Twitterverse to give finance clients a profitable edge.
Prosecutors allege Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was part of a criminal scheme to illegally coordinate fundraising with outside conservative groups.
"Dilbert" creator Scott Adams tells CNBC he doesn't see a way to get around the problem of everyone's hyper-dependence on email.
What does former U.S. General and NATO Commander Wesley Clark have to do with a money-losing food truck? More than you think...
Investors have flocked to bond ETFs this year. For those in need of income, ETFs can capture yield and credit options around the globe.
The 'Yo' app—now the fifth most popular app in Apple's U.S. app store—is very easily hackable, Quartz has discovered.
44 S&P 500 stocks reported they were founded in the '90s, and they have gained an average of 29.5% in the past 12 months. USA Today reports.
Tooshlights alerts you to when a bathroom stall is occupied in large public venues like the Hollywood Bowl (no pun intended).
Managing a mutual fund is nothing short of a noble calling to alleviate wealth inequality, according to a Morningstar senior executive.
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Get ready to embrace ugly vegetables as your supermarket could soon stock them - in hope that you will cut down on food waste.
There is no shortage of ideas in the world of transportation, including an elevator stretching thousands of miles into space.
The Little League Baseball World Series, which holds its championship this weekend, has become a big-money sports event.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day on Bank of America's nearly $17 billion settlement with government.
While everyone is looking at gold, one surprising precious metal is trouncing it: palladium.
The dollar is near its highest levels in close to a year, and that might be a surprisingly good sign for U.S. stocks.