Washington state may be the next American state to legalize gay marriage. It has the support of several major companies, but Microsoft is the most high-profile business to back it. Prominent figures in the business community support marriage equality, as was the case in New York, the last state to legalize it.
CNBC.com ranks the 10 richest people who have sought the U.S. presidency since 1992. Check out the list!
When people lament the cost of college, they’re usually talking about tuition. They often don't think of room and board. Now, there's a list that shows that a bed and three square meals a day aren’t cheap either.
Some of these properties look like they’re straight out of children’s stories, while others look like they belong in a beautifully illustrated vintage children’s book.
In a lawsuit against 5 major U.S. banks, the state of Massachusetts is seeking redress for what Attorney General Martha Coakley calls "unlawful and deceptive" conduct in the foreclosure process.
Click ahead to learn about these abodes, located in nine states, and find out who owns, has owned, or rents each house.
During the decade-long period of healing, people in towns across America have been erecting memorials to the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. Click to see the photos.
After ten years, memorials are still being built around the country on top of the 700 already in place. Each of them marks a unique healing path for the victim's family, the community and the whole nation.
From emergency preparation to landfall, see how the Northeast is impacted by Hurricane Irene.
These mistakes are big, costly and spectacular. What are some of the more notable architectural failures in modern history?
A study by the National Vital Statistics Report and the U.S. Census Bureau calculated the number of divorces by state. Click for the results.
A local government official in Massachusetts has asked the state’s treasurer to pull funds from Bank of America.