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Amazon.com will offer 3-D printing that allows customers to customize and build items from third-party sellers on its website.
The average U.S. price for gasoline is now about 10 cents lower than a year ago. The recent drop came despite a rise in global crude oil's price.
There have been several hearings on stock trading since "Flash Boys," but this one is a little different. Here's why.
Lloyds Banking Group agreed to pay fines totaling $370 million to the U.S. and British as part of an interest rate rigging scandal.
Virgin America filed for an initial public offering of shares as it looks to expand in the recovering U.S. airline market.
The U.S. tax code needs a radical overhaul to fight so-called "inversion" M&A, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew writes in The Washington Post.
Hospira could use an acquisition of the Danone business to redomicle its tax headquarters in France in a deal known as a tax inversion.
The legislation cleared the Senate last week. President Obama said in a statement that he looked forward to signing the bill into law.
Apple is close to buying the Pandora-for-talk-radio app Swell, according to multiple sources. The deal is worth about $30 million, these sources say.
As the economy hums along and the market rises, now is the time to bulletproof your portfolio against volatility that can strike any time.
An extensive system of storms that flattened homes, flooded neighborhoods and triggered tornadoes, reignited and threatened yet more damage Monday.
The rich are increasingly enamored with private equity investing after a decade of strong returns.
Here are ways you can pay off your mortgage early, starting with the simplest and moving toward the most complex.
There's no doubt about the underlying reasons for fund managers' success: When they turn in an outstanding performance, it's just a matter of dumb luck.
Here's a taste of seven gimmicks, accompanied by some advice to chew on.
Additional rules and enforcement from federal agencies have a majority of employers worried about how to run their firms.
Bose on Friday sued Beats for infringing on patents for its noise-canceling headphones, claiming it has marketed similar products.
As prices for meat and seafood push higher due to droughts and disease, processed foods keep down food inflation.
Alan C. Greenberg, the Wall Street legend behind Bear Stearns' during its rise and collapse during the recession, is dead at 86. NYT reports.
The immigration position of the border agents is non grata with its parent, the AFL-CIO, which has lobbied hard for immigration reform.
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1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than $1.25 a day, according to the UN. What can that buy? Here's a look.
The Times equated the ban on marijuana to 13 years of Prohibition in the U.S.
Batman has sold more than 10 million comic books last year alone and earned $11 billion globally for licensed merchandise.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is calling on Congress to pass retroactive anti-inversion legislation as soon as possible as news of another inversion deal with Hospira and Danon is said to be in the works. CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he believes it does not take congressional action to end inversion deals.
CNBC's David Faber breaks down the deal between Dollar Tree and Family Dollar for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock. Jim Cramer provides insight to the transaction.
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on two mergers announced this morning. Zillow's bid for competitor Trulia, and Dollar Tree's acquisition of rival Family Dollar.