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Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.
The U.S. will train at least 50,000 veterans to become solar panel installers in the next six years, the White House said Thursday.
The annual busy season for tech gadgets moves to Amazon, which announced a whopping seven new Kindle devices. NBC News reports.
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy easy money while it lasts.
With plenty of vacant homes, there’s just not enough demand to necessitate building more new homes. So why are they being built?
The Federal Reserve does not plan to propose revisions to the debit card interchange fee standard, it announced Thursday.
Both Apple and Amazon are going to let their customers share stuff they've bought from their digital storefronts with family members.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but the experience just isn't the same, says Issac from 'The Love Boat.' NBC News reports.
California Gov. Jerry Brown signs new insurance requirements on ridesharing companies into law.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk said the technology needed for an autonomous car will be ready in five or six years.
In The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: One analyst's buy rating on Alibaba stock; the government's rough housing numbers; and the Apple CEO's privacy push
The world's largest database company has matured and grown in to, what analyst Scott Kessler, considers a utility company.
Target will hire 70,000 seasonal workers this holiday, Wal-Mart 60,000 and J.C. Penney 35,000.
A top Wall Street investment expert doesn't see a stock or corporate bond crash coming anytime soon—even if it's tough to spot cheap assets.
Advisors focused on Gen X and Gen Y clients are blazing trails, creating new fee and service models to serve this large demographic.
Ivan Schneider was 36 when he bought "the prettiest" Jaguar XKE convertible. Now 82, he's finally getting his hot wheels back.
Higher tax burdens have many wealthier-than-ever Americans taking a greater interest in charitable-giving vehicles that offer tax relief.
The mean income of the top 5 percent of households in Manhattan has soared, giving it the biggest income gap of any U.S. county. The NYT reports.
You'll be surprised how quickly you can save $1,000 by the end of the year, simply by reducing or eliminating some common expenses.
Home costs are the biggest expense for people 50 and older, accounting for 40% to 45% of their household budgets, according to a report.
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Marc Farber, "Gloom, Boom & Doom" publisher, shares his thoughts on how inflation and commodity prices are likely to impact purchasing power.
Marc Farber, "Gloom, Boom & Doom" publisher, explains how levered markets will impair emerging market growth.
Marc Farber, "Gloom, Boom & Doom" publisher, warns there will be a problem if asset markets begin to perform poorly when rates begin to rise.