Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.» Read More
An estimate from congressional research suggests the U.S. could miss out on billions from companies making acquisitions overseas.
The Pentagon has decided not to send Lockheed Martin F-35 fighters to a UK air show amid mechanical problems with the weapons project.
Venture capitalist Tim Draper said on Tuesday that he has enough signatures to qualify his six-state initiative for a ballot in two years.
Reynolds American's purchase of Lorillard has plenty of benefits for the rival U.S. firms, but the real winner is British American Tobacco.
New allegations say that Bernie Madoff's sons knew much more about their father's Ponzi scheme than they originally claimed.
Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally will join the board of directors of Google, the company said Tuesday.
Yellen said there were signs of a production and spending rebound in the second quarter, but 'this bears close watching.'
Leftover 401(k) plans—and whether to roll over, withdraw or borrow them—puzzle unemployed people, so CNBC turned to advisors for tips.
But details of the Commerce Department report suggest the economy was on a solid footing at the end of the second quarter.
Microsoft is planning its biggest round of job cuts in five years as it looks to integrate Nokia Oyj's handset unit.
Google, Freescale and other tech companies look to connect future devices with a mesh network in a project called Thread. Re/code reports.
Etsy and Uber are among the small companies that rely on fast video streaming and are also against the FCC's net neutrality proposal.
U.S. public debt remains unsustainable and will reach 106 percent of economic output in 25 years, the Congressional Budget Office said.
The Permian Basin of west Texas and southeast New Mexico is seeing an exploration renaissance, according to Oilprice.com.
A federal appeals court said U.S. President Barack Obama deprived a small Chinese-owned firm of constitutional protections in a 2012 executive order.
Richard Mille has taken prices, and watchmaking, to a new extreme with his latest watch, which touts a $2.2 million price tag.
An attorney says he's won a settlement in a lemon-law suit against Tesla on behalf of a Model S owner who had problems. USA Today reports.
The Federal Reserve's unusually targeted comments that biotech and social media stocks are overheated sucked the wind out of a an early rally.
A former adviser to President Obama's transition team was waging his own legal battle against the IRS before conservatives took the agency to court.
The U.S. military granted Lockheed Martin's F-35 the right to fly on Tuesday, raising the odds that the fighter jet could still debut.
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No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
It's billed as "the "most powerful muscle car ever," and its maker sounds satisfied with its EPA ratings, USA Today reports.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but Issac from 'The Love Boat' isn't worried. NBC News reports.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera explains the North Sea oil revenues are a key issue in the Scottish independence debate.
Former FTC prosecutor Jake Zamansky, addresses shattered investor confidence since the financial crisis in 2008.