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The move will not apply to workers at franchisee-owned restaurants, which make up 90 percent of U.S. stores.
The billionaire, who last week warned of the rising wealth gap sparking a revolution, just spent $71 million on an estate in Palm Beach, Florida.
The government for the first time revealed how many people have signed up for HealthCare.gov plans during a special enrollment period.
Nonbank mortgage lending rose to 37.5 percent of the market during 2014, up from 14 percent in 2011. Who are the players?
Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order slashing water use by 25 percent to deal with a drought that just won't quit. NBC News reports.
A tipping point may be coming. A crowded marketplace was already pressuring winemakers to cut prices. Now, the drought is pushing up costs.
Harry Reid wants his deputies to "just relax" in their dispute over leadership posts after his retirement, reports John Harwood.
Private business job creation decelerated in March as an economic slowdown put a dent in activity.
"There's a significant and growing disparity between the stock market and the economy," real estate mogul Sam Zell tells CNBC.
Despite volatility in interest rates, mortgage applications moved decidedly higher last week, continuing their strong stride into spring.
The billionaire entrepreneur tells CNBC he sees a "red flag" in the recent SEC case against Patriarch Partners CEO Lynn Tilton.
Smartphone dependency is up sharply, particularly among lower-income Americans, according to new Pew data.
Arkansas' Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson is sending the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act back to the legislature for a rewrite.
Billionaire tech entrepreneur Mark Cuban also tells CNBC the FCC's net neutrality rules regulating the Internet as a utility are a "huge mistake."
The value of Scotch whisky exports dropped 7 percent in 2014, according to a prominent industry organization.
Companies love tricking their customers on April Fools' Day. CNBC looks at some of the best pranks.
RadioShack's brand name could survive in a bigger-than-expected way.
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The Obama administration launched the first-ever sanctions program to punish those outside the U.S. that are engaged in malicious cyberattacks.
Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector rose to a five-month high in March as output and employment gained, according to an industry report.
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U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a modestly lower opening on a day marked by the turn of the calendar page, and the resumption of trading in the Greek stock market after a more than month-long absence.
"It only happens to you once and then you never let it happen again."
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie casts himself as the most specific, substantive guy in the 2016 presidential race. The Republican candidate talks strategy over milkshakes with CNBC's John Harwood at a diner in New Hampshire.