McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.» Read More
Advertising rates on network television and for TV show viewing online will soon be the same, "so we won't care where you watch," CBS Chief Leslie Moonves told CNBC on Wednesday.
The new football season can serve as a great source of inspiration not just for the couch potatoes of the nation, but for small-business owners as well.
CNBC's Jim Cramer said that despite headwinds of rising interest rates, the auto industry is back and going through an "amazing renaissance," where Ford Motor is set to lead the pack.
Retail stores in many markets have run out of Microsoft's Xbox One consoles available for pre-orders, a senior company executive said.
The U.S. trade deficit widened slightly more than expected in July as exports dipped, but a rebound in imports pointed to some firming in underlying demand.
Applications for U.S. home loans rose for the first time in four weeks as mortgage rates fell from their highest level this year, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
If you want to hear a rosy view on the market, don't listen to "Dr. Doom."
Sen. Ron Johnson says he didn’t get an answer on what he perceives as the biggest threat to U.S. national security interests: chemical weapons falling into the wrong hands.
Standard & Poor's on Tuesday blasted a $5 billion fraud lawsuit by the U.S. government as retaliation for its 2011 decision to strip the country of its AAA credit rating.
Starboard Value has received "non-binding written indications of interest" for its Smithfield Foods assets, the company said on Tuesday.
President Barack Obama can use action against Syria to send a "global message" to U.S. antagonists, a top Senate Democrat said on Tuesday.
Congress is holding its first public hearing about plans for intervention in Syria as Obama seeks to convince skeptical Americans and lawmakers about the need for military action.
Anticipation that Larry Summers will be President Obama’s choice to lead the Federal Reserve Board has some investors speculating about a faster withdrawal of stimulus.
Microsoft's deal to buy Nokia's mobile phone business may be about one man—Stephen Elop—and whether he's being groomed to take over the top job.
New data from Experian Automotive shows a record high of 27.6 percent of financed new vehicles purchases in the second quarter being a lease.
Bank accounts have gotten noticeably smaller this year as investors have begun to embrace risk. Deposit balances in have fallen by $51 billion.
Harvard researchers have created a remarkable proof of concept device: a thin, transparent speaker powered by ions instead of electricity.
Despite signs of economic recovery, the number of miles individuals are driving keeps on declining, according to two new studies.
U.S. consumers barely spent and inflation was tame in July, offering a cautionary note on the economy as the Federal Reserve weighs cutting back its bond buying program.
Fifty percent of Americans oppose military action against Syria, and nearly eight-in-10 believe President Obama should receive congressional approval before using any force.
New study suggests the age when couples start cohabiting correlates with divorce rates.
A rare, 1937 French Roadster sold for $6.6 million over the weekend, proving that rich car collectors are still spending.
With the soccer World Cup only three months away, Adidas and Nike are squaring up for a marketing battle.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss weak China export data, and what may happen in the Crimean referendum this weekend.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a concern about iron ore prices in China and French telecoms continue to surge.
Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors chairman & CEO, shares what sectors he likes and gives his best stock plays right now. Cooperman says he's finding value in financials, energy and health care.