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Raising rates would prompt CEOs to make investment decisions and consumers to make purchases, economist Drew Matus says.
Financiers may be growing too dominant in the nonprofit world, bringing values and priorities that may not be in the best interests of charity, according to a new study.
Several states and municipalities are issuing bonds as they struggle with ballooning pension costs, the New York Times reports.
Hostess was all but dead after filing for bankruptcy, but now could be worth $2 billion according to the New York Post.
A thief who broke into the car of a Seattle couple left behind a million-dollar lottery ticket, NBC News reports.
Some view skyrocketing biotech stocks as a bubble, but hedge funds are riding optimism in the sector to monster gains—for now.
Two energy chief executives disagree about the risks of relying too heavily on renewable sources.
April's so-called "pending" home sales rose 3.4 percent versus March to the highest level in nine years.
The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but at levels consistent with a stronger labor market.
Younger women are embracing comfortable underwear drawers, the NYT reports.
Costco Wholesale reported a decline in quarterly comparable sales, hurt by gasoline price deflation and a stronger dollar.
San Francisco Fed President John Williams said he expects above-trend economic growth in the U.S. for the rest of the year after a weak first quarter.
Former New York Governor George Pataki announced on his official website on Thursday that he will join the Republican race for the presidency in 2016.
Ford said it would give other automakers access to its electric vehicle technologies to accelerate research and development of such vehicles.
Health care giant Johnson & Johnson has formally accepted a $1.94 billion offer to sell its Cordis heart devices unit to Cardinal Health.
JPMorgan Chase officials have not done enough to show how well the company is run, Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon said on Wednesday.
Chinese technology company Lenovo just made a play to increase its presence within the smartphone market.
Avago Technologies on Thursday agreed to buy Broadcom for $37 billion in cash and stock.
Tom Wheeler will present changes to a $1.7 billion subsidy program, the NYT reports.
Apple's latest iOS software allows for specific string of characters to shut down an iPhone remotely
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