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Sales were unchanged in April as households cut back on big-ticket items, suggesting the economy was struggling to make a strong rebound.
DuPont won its proxy fight against activist investor Nelson Peltz on Wednesday, and his nominees were not elected to the company's board of directors.
Macy's delivered quarterly earnings that fell short of expectations on Wednesday, and raised its share buyback program by $1.5 billion.
More than half a million Americans have annual prescription drug costs of more than $50,000.
It's common for retailers to tout their rapidly expanding online sales. But what if they're measuring it all wrong?
The questions you're not asking about auto insurance could cost you valuable discounts, a new survey found.
A study finds that new grads with student loan debt are just as likely to have a mortgage or car loan as their debt-free peers.
Sen. Mitch McConnell sits down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about his unlikely partnership with the president on a trade deal.
Can increased police presence, financial incentives and business education for entrepreneurs push New Jersey's largest city into a period of rebirth?
Danaher announced plans to acquire fluid-filtration system maker Pall Corp. for $13.8 billion in cash.
While many state economies have bounced back from the global financial crisis, public funding for higher education has yet to recover from deep budget cuts since 2008.
This company has raised $1 billion to develop the Holy Grail in drugs: Have the body's own cells churn out proteins to fight disease.
Facebook will host content from news publishers on its mobile app, allowing users to read articles without having to click to another website.
Bonds around the world have tanked, and if the move continues a new pain trade threatens to roil all sorts of markets.
Patriots' fans are freaking out about the loss of such a valuable player. So are Massachusetts and New York tax collectors.
Venkat Panchapakesan, a Google VP who led engineering for YouTube, died on Monday evening. He was battling cancer.
Account holders can earn yields substantially higher than those on conventional savings accounts, as long as they're willing to do a little homework.
Total U.S. government debt holdings by the 18 largest banks in the country declined by $2.6 billion in the first quarter.
This is the crucial factor for space travel proliferation, says SpaceX president and COO Gwynne Shotwell.
The Pacific trade agreement failed its first test in the U.S. Senate after a key Democrat said he would vote against a procedural vote.
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Despite gloomy predictions, analysts have struck a fairly sanguine tone over China's acceleration in the selling of its U.S debt reserves.
Saudi Arabia gets 80 percent of its revenue from oil and has a budgetary "breakeven" almost double the current price.
New Orleans' levees have improved since Katrina, but hurricane preparation is riddled with uncertainty.
Simon Hyman, ProShares Advisors, and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, discuss decoupling in yield spreads and the Fed's response to market pullbacks.
Among the events that happened on this day in history, in 1964 California becomes the most populated state in America.
A month set to be Wall Street’s worst in more than three years seems likely to extend its losses today, after a wild week that actually saw the major averages gain ground.