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Education is needed to help the middle class boost its assets and to create more jobs, Blackstone's Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.
Paul Singer tells CNBC the recent dramatic move in the Swiss franc shows just how exposed most investors are to market risk.
Wal-Mart is launching a service allowing customers to pick up their tax refunds in cash at all stores nationwide.
AT&T chief Randall Stephenson tells CNBC the debate over net neutrality rules may end up in the U.S. Supreme Court.
A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California includes five park employees who were infected, officials said Tuesday.
UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health insurer, reported a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as premium income rose.
The highest-level U.S. delegation to Cuba in 35 years begins talks aimed at restoring diplomatic ties and eventually normalizing relations.
The barriers to entry in the porn world today are lower than ever—with every newcomer hoping to become the next Jenna Jameson or Jesse Jane.
About 4.4 million men and 2.8 million women have hidden a bank or credit card account from their partner. And that's not all.
The Nasdaq is nearing the 5,000 mark, a level not seen since the dot-com bubble in March 2000. Should tech investors be worried or elated?
But former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC that breaking up the euro zone would be a mistake.
U.S. housing starts rose more than expected in December, a hopeful sign for the sluggish housing market recovery.
Vice President Joe Biden tells TODAY's Matt Lauer he's confident he could "do a good job" in the role of president.
TD Ameritrade on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $211 million.
President Obama wants to use the tax code to slow the widening gap between the richest and poorest Americans.
Amazon announced a partnership with Pattern Energy to build a 150-megawatt wind farm in rural Indiana.
As crude oil prices continue slipping, pink slips are mounting in the oil patch, USA TODAY reports.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed the first mass transit link to an airfield long lamented for its isolated location in Queens, the NYT reports.
The cost of a vaccination program is 68 times more expensive than is was in 2001. Doctors Without Borders wants companies to slash prices.
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With Ruth Porat leaving Wall Street for Silicon Valley, Turney Duff takes a look at other ex-Wall Street friends and where they are now.
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