Jobless claims tumbled sharply in the latest week, but so did housing starts in August, which plummeted by more than 14 percent.» Read More
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.
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The world's largest database company has matured and grown in to, what analyst Scott Kessler, considers a utility company.
Target confirmed that it will hire 70,000 seasonal workers this holiday, while Wal-Mart will add 60,000.
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.
An erectile dysfunction drug that reduces by half the time patients need to take the pill has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Alibaba's IPO will unleash a flood of wealth for Jack Ma and Joseph Tsai, but unlike some other tech IPOs, the big money isn't being spread around the company.
The key here is reporting the amount moved and the amount that's taxable. With direct rollovers, these are two dramatically different figures.
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No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
It's billed as "the "most powerful muscle car ever," and its maker sounds satisfied with its EPA ratings, USA Today reports.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but Issac from 'The Love Boat' isn't worried. NBC News reports.
CNBC's managing editor Allen Wastler discusses which stories are hot among readers on CNBC's new smartphone app, while supporting Scotland's right to vote today.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
Spirit Airlines is often criticized for its pricing strategies, but it's paying off, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Also, LeBeau shares his opinions on "passenger shaming."