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Kinder Surprise may be banned in the U.S., but Americans still gobble down more chocolate than all of Asia Pacific combined, fresh data show.
CEO Jeff Bezos, who owns 83,921,121 of Amazon shares, made a paper gain of more than $8 billion as shares spiked nearly 18 percent after hours.
The disclosure form he filed this week in support of his candidacy for the presidential nomination was large, hard to believe, and self-referential.
FIFA sponsor Visa called Thursday for an independent commission to be formed to clean up world soccer's scandal-ridden governing body.
The Dow’s performance is dragging behind the S&P 500, which could mean trouble for the rest of the market.
Mike Harris of Campbell and Co. explains why he sees even more pain for the commodities space.
AT&T's $48.5 billion bid for DirecTV has cleared its final hurdle as the U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to approve the deal.
The rule aims to reduce conflicts, increase transparency and push some in the sales and advice business to change the way they make recommendations.
Looking to remain in your home in retirement? This senior living trend might be for you.
Apple has removed the connected thermostat from Nest, which Google acquired last year, from its online and retail stores.
Many soccer fans assumed a Gold Cup Final between USA and Mexico, but ticket prices tanked after both teams stumbled.
Testifying before a skeptical Senate committee, Secretary of State John Kerry showed support of the Iran nuclear deal. The NYT reports.
Sales tax holidays continue to be a popular driver of back-to-school spending.
As a result of an antitrust settlement with publishers, Amazon issued refunds to its eBook customers on Thursday.
With the nation's road repair fund running on fumes, bad roads are costing American drivers billions in higher repair bills.
To promote “Paper Towns,” 20th Century Fox is relying on word of mouth online with the help of social media super users.
Elevation Partners' co-founder Roger McNamee says Bill De Blasio could be in trouble for taking on Uber, and here's why.
Wal-Mart has been quietly increasing its offerings in the baby category—one of Target's pillars for its turnaround.
Companies are plowing billions into infrastructure projects, making long-term bets that demand for nat gas will keep growing.
Brokerage Redfin says consumer demand for housing took a sharp turn for the worse in June, as potential buyers balked at higher home prices.
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Target date funds are a popular default option in many retirement plan investment schemes, but are they a good fit for younger, millennial investors? CNBC Senior Personal Finance correspondent Sharon Epperson discusses target date funds with certified financial planners Tim Maurer, of The BAM Alliance; Amanda Lott, of Regent Atlantic Capital; and Douglas Boneparth, CFP Board Ambassador New York.
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