The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in employment and new business slowed.» Read More
Major options traders are taking advantage of the recent weakness in stocks.
RadioShack has reached an agreement to refinance about $590 million of loans to restock ahead of the holiday season, sources said.
A planned $2.7 billion deal between pharma companies Salix and Cosmo, motivated in part by the opportunity to do a tax inversion, has fallen through.
Vice President Joe Biden tells Harvard students his job can be a "b****."
Facebook already knows who your friends are and the kind of things you like. Soon, it could also know the state of your health.
Google plans to launch a mobile messaging app it is likely to test in India and other emerging markets, the Economic Times newspaper reported.
Gross’s unusual behavior have been well documented, but what is as remarkable is how Pimco came to believe Gross was a liability. The FT reports.
BP on Thursday asked a U.S. court to reconsider a September ruling that found the company "grossly negligent" for the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
European Union antitrust regulators approved a $19 billion offer by Facebook for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp.
Details on a cyberattack on JPMorgan's servers this summer add to doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and others.
On an evolutionary basis, cognitive biases are great. But they can cost you money and lead to poor investing decisions if you're not paying attention.
Paying down credit card debt is a tall order. Here's what could make it even worse.
The plastic bag's role in pollution has sparked a statewide ban in California, but this good-intentioned measure could have unforeseen consequences.
Recent government missteps could cost the midterm elections for the Democrats, NBC News reports.
A federal court judge has ruled that bankrupt cities like Stockton, California, can cut pensions.
Warren Buffett won't name names, but he told CNBC the companies were "names you'd recognize."
Police don't ticket cars, they ticket drivers. But the drivers who get tickets drive certain kinds of cars. See what made the top 10.
The Federal Reserve may go from moving the goal posts to removing them altogether when it comes to setting interest rate expectations.
The number of jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, an indication that layoffs may be abating in an uncertain economy.
A CPI and CNBC investigation found Bank of America has controlled many federal prison trust fund accounts in a no-bid contract since 2000.
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Lawyers often tell clients that the "e" in email stands for evidence. Here's how that evidence would play out for Sony in court.
No, the top cigar of the year isn't from Cuba, Cigar Aficionado magazine says.
Companies are rolling out more lifestyle-oriented benefits aimed at engaging and retaining top talent. Here are the tops.
Actor Steve Schirripa, talks about his high-end pasta sauce - "Uncle Steve's Italian Specialties." Also Schirripa shares memories of meeting Frank Sinatra in Las Vegas.
Telsey Advisory Group CEO Dana Telsey, handicaps retail's winners and laggards as last minute shoppers enter the home stretch to Christmas.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the hot demand for the famous "Bean Boot", made at the L.L. Bean factory in Brunswick, Maine.