Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.» Read More
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.
United Technologies, the largest maker of elevators and air conditioners, reported higher net income, helped mostly by its buyout of aircraft parts manufacturer Goodrich.
A tactic devised by Goldman Sachs and other financial players that has inflated the price of aluminum - and cost consumers billions of dollars - is coming under federal scrutiny, the New York Times reports.
The price of U.S. crude may have caught up with North Sea Brent oil prices in the past week, but it now faces a sharp pull back of up to 35 percent, says one analyst.
Swatch's chief executive said on Tuesday he did not care about the company's falling share price, stressing he is "quite bullish" on growth for the company.
A Southwest Airlines plane flying from Nashville to New York City landed without its nose gear at LaGuardia airport on Monday but no one was hurt.
The company said that the items don't fit its strategy and have had an "insignificant" impact on sales.
Netflix reported earnings that beat expectations as it added streaming-video subscribers, though not as many as analysts had expected. Shares fell after-hours.
Former Rep. Barney Frank on Monday dismissed calls to bring back a Depression-era law that divided commercial and investment banking.
Texas Instruments reported second-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street forecasts, sending the shares higher in after-hours trading.
The world of pro video gaming scored a big win this week when Riot Games announced that it had successfully lobbied the U.S. to begin issuing players P-1 visas.
Everyone has their own definition of what it means to be rich, but a new study from UBS has a cold, hard answer: $5 million—with at least $1 million of that in cold, hard cash.
Cybercrime's toll on the U.S. economy is difficult to predict but one new study puts the price tag at $100 billion and 508,000 lost jobs as a result.
Tutors of the rich and famous can make as much as $400,000 a year. A peek at what's behind this trend.
Putin found a place in Russia without snow, "and decided to hold the Winter Olympics there," says a Sochi native.
More than two months after a tearful goodbye to Major League Baseball, Mariano Rivera is still drawing a crowd.
Discussing how Obamacare is impacting American worth ethic, with Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy research co-director, and Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago economics professor.
P.J. O'Rourke, political reporter and "The Baby Boom" author, explains why he does not think the baby boom generation is not responsible for any of the problems in the world right now.
Rep. Ann Wagner, (R-MO), discusses the passing of the bipartisan budget deal.