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Months of partisan bickering in Washington have taken a toll on the political standing of every power center in the capital, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll has found.
Apple reported fiscal third-quarter earnings and revenue that beat analyst forecasts on strong iPhone shipments, sending shares higher in late trading. But fourth-quarter sales guidance fell short.
Video game publisher Electronic Arts reported revenue that beat market expectations on Tuesday.
A court hearing Wednesday over a legal skirmish between the city of Detroit and its pensioners and creditors has lawyers for all sides sailing in uncharted waters.
Panera Bread reported quarterly earnings and revenue that fell short of analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
AT&T reported quarterly revenue that beat market expectation, but earnings missed by one cent.
Dollar coins have been unpopular, but acknowledging that swapping paper for metal would save billions in the next few decades, lawmakers are revisiting the idea.
Billionaire Jeff Bezos joined the space race when he backed Blue Origin, a previously low-profile company that is now waiting to hear if it can take over a former NASA launch pad.
The move means it will add a total of 3,000 white collar jobs this year, with most of them located at the Dearborn headquarters.
Call it the Zombie Market, if you will, a staggering, stumbling, somnambulant thing of macabre beauty that sustains slings, arrows and shotgun blasts but still marches forward.
Three years after Dodd-Frank was passed, the alphabet soup of banking regulators collaborating to write some 400 new industry rules are just 39 percent done.
DuPont chief Ellen Kullman is being tight-lipped about Nelson Peltz's investment in the company, telling CNBC she had not spoken with the activist investor.
Cisco Systems says it will buy software maker Sourcefire for about $2.7 billion in cash to boost its network security offerings.
Deputy Treasury Secretary Neal Wolin, who helped spearhead financial reform and Wall Street oversight, will leave his post at the end of next month, the White House announced on Tuesday.
Lockheed Martin share prices rise after the defense company posts better-than-expected earnings of $2.64 a share.
U.S. beer sales declined in the first half of 2013 fueled by the payroll tax hike and a jump in unemployment among young men, according to new research.
Wendy's reported a profit that was above expectations and said it is selling 425 restaurants to franchisees, while Domino's Pizza posted a profit that also topped estimates.
SAC Capital gave its employees a rebuttal to government allegations that CEO Steven Cohen failed to take effective measures to prevent insider trading.
Travelers reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations, as the company saw fewer catastrophic losses.
Reed Hastings tells CNBC he isn't too concerned about the mixed picture in Netflix's earnings report. "We're feeling great about the long term," he says.
Nelson Mandela overcame oppression to become an icon of the 20th century. Here are some key events in his life.
Pro athletes often burn through big contracts. Philadelphia 76er phenom Michael Carter-Williams has an extreme response.
Lululemon said it is implausible to believe it intended to sell hundreds of thousands of nearly sheer yoga pants.
Former Council of Economic Advisers chair Edward Lazear discusses economic data and job growth.
Charlie Kirk, Harper College student; Sophie Miller, Boston University; Jordana Narin, Columbia University; and Ankeet Ball, Columbia University, discuss millennials approval of the Affordable Care Act and President Obama's performance.
Steve McMahon, Democratic strategist, and Emily Miller, Washington Times opinion page senior editor, discuss how the lack of young people signing up for Obamacare is impacting the rollout.