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Heavy rain and wind slowed down the morning commute Wednesday as a Nor'easter makes its way through New England. NBC reports.
A lack of attention on climate change issues is prompting south Florida officials to consider splitting Florida into two states, reports USA Today.
Some big global industries have a lot at stake due to climate change. Their profitability, and very survival, may depend on it.
Warren Buffett is happy to admit his mistakes when he makes them—just don't remind him how much money he lost in the process.
The makers of "The Simpsons" are being sued for $250 million by an actor claiming a Mafioso in the cartoon is based on his character in "Goodfellas."
"Recovering from Ebola is a truly humbling feeling," the hospital quoted Ashoka Mukpo as saying. NBC News reports.
It’s never too early to involve your children in money matters.
Here's where a $40 billion trade deficit comes in handy.
Millionaires were more generous with their charitable giving last year. But their giving didn't grow as fast as their incomes, a new study found.
Thirty-two stocks in the S&P 500 have rebounded 10 percent or more since the market's low last week, including Chesapeake Energy, Delta and Southwest.
Package delivery company FedEx forecast a record holiday season, with 22.6 million shipments expected for its anticipated peak day on Dec. 15, 2014.
As Russia and China continue to forge trade pacts, many Westerners wonder if this cozy relationship is anything to be concerned about.
Lenders to people with poor credit scores have found sympathetic audiences in many states, including North Carolina. The NYT reports.
After a petition started by a Florida mom, Toys 'R Us is pulling Breaking Bad toys indefinitely, reports NBC News.
GM is notifying owners of some vehicles that passengers should not ride in the front passenger seat until the air bag inflator has been replaced.
Ben Bradlee, the hard-driving editor who reigned over the Washington Post newsroom during the Watergate scandal, died on Tuesday at age 93.
Monthly benefits for nearly 64 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent in 2015, the Social Security Administration announces.
The billionaire investor also explained why he was a buyer of Netflix stock on last week's dip.
Mohamed El-Erian is moving into the peer-to-peer industry after agreeing to take an equity stake in a new lender.
The aerospace giant also raised its full-year guidance.
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CNBC's Jeff Cox discusses how a $40 billion trade deficit will help the U.S. economy.
CNBC personal finance reporter Sharon Epperson shares some much-needed wallet organization tips with the Today show crew Wednesday morning.
CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, discuss how the central bank and markets will operate in a post quantitative easing environment.