Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.» Read More
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.
A strike on New York's Long Island Rail Road has been averted after a tentative agreement was reached, a labor union said on its website.
The government should not expect an influx of workers, a Fed official said, raising a point that goes against the view of Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
The insurance bill for the typical married couple will jump an average 79 percent when a teen driver is added, according to a report.
The Senate has voted to extend a program that would cushion the blow to insurance companies in the event of a massive terrorism attack.
Foreclosures in June hit the lowest level since July 2006, before the housing price bubble burst.
Microsoft is set to cut more than 6,000 jobs in an announcement expected early Thursday, as it trims its newly acquired Nokia phone business.
Fears of a strike or lockout at West Coast ports have forced some shippers to move their cargo destinations to Canadian or East Coast ports, the FT reports.
General Motors' legal chief came under fire at a Senate subcommittee hearing related to faulty ignition switches linked to 13 deaths. USA Today reports.
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Alibaba has increased efforts to rid its e-commerce platforms of fakes, but experts say it's an uphill battle.
Ivan Schneider was 36 when he bought "the prettiest" Jaguar XKE convertible. Now 82, he's finally getting his hot wheels back.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk said the technology needed for an autonomous car will be ready in five or six years.
The Futures Now team discusses what's reassuring the dollar bulls.
Scottish voters head to the polls today to vote on whether Scotland should become independent of the United Kingdom. Former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Jim O'Neill, provides insight to the potential outcome of a yes vote.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports 4.2 million potential voters will head to the polls today to vote on Scotland's independence. Caruso-Cabrera tracks the reaction in the British pound today.