Influential investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC that to raise the minimum wage would be a "very bad decision."
J.C. Penney Co said it received an inquiry from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, seeking an explanation on their financial position.
A US judge is considering an alternative that could result in Bank of America paying much less than the $863.6 million the government is seeking.
Strikes against fast-food restaurants have called for the minimum wage to increase to $15, but the side effects of such a jump are unclear.
Nelson Mandela overcame oppression to become an icon of the 20th century. Here are some key events in his life.
McDonald's has committed yet another employee advice blunder, listing pricey suggestions for holiday tipping.
Starbucks is once again offering metal gift cards. But the company only plans to make 1,000 of the sought-after gift.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest employment number from the Labor Department.
Robert Johnson, The RLJ Companies founder & chairman, shares his memories of human rights leader, South Africia's Nelson Mandela. He was a fundraiser and had that kind of sense of humor that made it almost impossible to say "no" to, recalls Johnson.
Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and Gary Stern, former Minneapolis Fed president, share their predictions on this morning's jobs report and its likely impact on the Fed's tapering decision. And Christian Weller, Center for American Progress, weighs in on whether the Fed is hurting or helping the wealthy.