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And Ford is targeting the global market: The newest Mustang was unveiled in six cities around the world on Thursday.
Fast food workers from 100 cities across the U.S. are expected to stage a mass strike on Thursday, marking the largest ever push for higher wages.
A recovering economy and cheaper prices at the pump have boosted U.S. gasoline demand in recent months, following five years of decline.
Costco's November same-store sales fell short of analysts' expectations, as lower gas prices and weak currencies dampened an increase in net sales.
Apple and China Mobile have signed a deal to distribute Apple's iPhone, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
The Latino consumer is being courted with quite a bit of urgency by companies during a tough economic climate. The New York Times reports.
Google has quietly acquired seven technology companies in an effort to create a new generation of robots, The New York Times reports.
After a judge ruled that the city can proceed with its historic bankruptcy, the stage is set for an epic legal battle over who helps pick up the tab.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments about a man lost his frequent flier status because the airline said he "abused the program."
Many Americans are still skittish about US real estate but Chinese buyers are snapping up property in hot US markets, said Dolly Lenz.
Thanks? It didn't take much for the mortgage market to plunge into a deep freeze.
It may be time to lock in rates, as the average 30-year-fixed mortgage jumped to 4.5 percent Monday.
In a tale perhaps more colorful than comics, male employees are suing Archie Comics Co-CEO Nancy Silberkleit on harassment charges.
Former Tyco CEO Dennis Kozlowski will be paroled after he served prison time for his conviction in a $134 million corporate fraud case.
Delta confirmed it bumped passengers so the University of Florida men's basketball team could get to its game on time after its flight was canceled.
23andMe is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that the Silicon Valley start-up misled customers with advertising for its personalized DNA tests.
Rating downgrades of municipal bonds will outpace upgrades in 2014, according to Fitch Rating's outlook for next year.
Oregon has received just 219 paper applications for Obamacare insurance, and the state's online health care exchange still isn't working.
Wall Street banks get clarity about a ban on betting with their own money next week when the CFTC meets to vote on the so called Volcker rule.
Pickup trucks continued to drive a resurgence in auto sales in November as the Big Three Detroit automakers all exceeded analysts' expectations.
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.
CNBC's John Harwood recounts a time in the early 1980's where he had to receive a pass for being a white journalist in Soweto, South Africa. Harwood says part of Nelson Mandela's legacy was leading the country to put issues in the past.
CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop and CNBC's Tyler Mathisen discuss the celebration of former South Africa president Nelson Mandela's life following his death at age 95.
George Jones, CEO of Texas Capital BancShares, speaks with Mad Money host Jim Cramer about where the company is headed. Although oil and gas is super important for Texas, it doesn't make up such a large share of the economy, Jones says.