The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but at levels consistent with a stronger labor market.» Read More
America's net contribution to the growth of the world economy in the first eight months of this year amounted to $480.8 billion.
Battered for years by offshore competition in Asia, U.S. furniture manufacturers are showing renewed signs of life.
The average price of U.S. retail gasoline dropped to the lowest level in nearly four years, driven by plunging oil prices, the Lundberg survey said.
Here's where the stock market and baseball meet, just in time for the World Series as well as a likely volatile time ahead on Wall Street.
Looking to fly this holiday season? Be ready for fuller flights and higher fares, in spite of toil and trouble everywhere.
A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in September, reversing the prior month's sluggishness.
Steve James was impressed by the work ethic of the minimum-wage workers he met while making his documentary, "The Value of Work." He thinks they deserve better.
The U.S. manufacturing sector slowed to its lowest rate of growth since July, while a gauge of new orders hit its lowest level since January.
The number of Americans filing new unemployment claims rose last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a firming labor market.
Investor Mark Cuban, while talking about fostering prosperity on CNBC Wednesday, advised the Republican Party: "Stay completely out of social issues."
Goldman Sachs president and COO Gary Cohn discusses how mixed earnings reflect the broader economy and prospects for U.S. growth.
The data painted a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while.
Monthly benefits for nearly 64 million Americans will increase 1.7 percent in 2015, the Social Security Administration announces.
Here's where a $40 billion trade deficit comes in handy.
The former Fed chair being turned down for a home refinancing loan should serve as a call-to-action, HomeServices CEO Ronald Peltier tells CNBC.
China's report on gross domestic product Tuesday is expected to show a continuing slowdown in the world's third-largest economy.
U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy.
Dallas Fed President Fisher said stock market volatility has not changed his outlook for ending the central bank's bond-buying program "one iota."
The face of automation on Wall Street is a computer hooked up to nine blinking screens that goes by the name Quantitative Market Maker, or Q.M.M.
Income inequality in the United States is near its highest levels of the past 100 years, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Friday.