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The New York attorney general’s office is expected to announce that Capital One has agreed to change its use of the largest database, ChexSystems.
Half of the firms in the global asset management industry will be gone by 2030, consultants KPMG said in a report.
Medtronic is buying Covidien in a $42.9 billion agreement that could increase concerns about the rush of U.S. companies striking deals to cut their tax bills.
U.S. manufacturing output rose solidly in May as production increased across the board, bolstering expectations that economic growth would rebound strongly this quarter.
Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. is willing to talk with Iran over security in Iraq, and U.S. drone strikes "may well" be an option.
A glitch in its customer checkout systems caused delays and long lines at some Target stores across the country Sunday night, the company said.
Starbucks is rolling out a program that would allow its workers to earn an online college degree at a steeply discounted rate.
U.S. retail sales rose less than expected in May, but that probably will do little to change expectations of an acceleration in growth this quarter.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey results show just how much people don't care for air travel.
If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry.
In the past three years, the category of low-volatility ETFs has mushroomed, but whether they work or not remains an open question.
GM will recall 511,528 Chevrolet Camaro cars, mainly in North America, because a driver's knee can bump the key fob and cause a loss of power.
U.S. producer prices fell in May as costs declined broadly, indicating inflation pressures remained benign.
President Barack Obama is likely to make "timely decisions" on the situation in Iraq given the gravity of what has happened there in recent days.
The banned Los Angeles Clippers owner's lawyers have hired four private investigators to look into evidence they could use against the NBA.
A car crashed into the lobby of the CNN building in Downtown Atlanta Friday morning.
As part of a new deal, Google will direct U.S. searchers to ESPN, which is showing games and providing in-game highlights. Re/code reports.
Priceline announces it is buying online reservation site OpenTable for $103 per share, or about $2.6 billion.
After recent attempts at gun control spurred unprecedented sales, firearms manufacturers are facing a new challenge: overcrowded gun racks.
The financial industry is fiercely fighting a change in a law that would require more finance professionals to act as fiduciaries for their customers.
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Markus Persson bemoaned the loneliness, isolation and lack of motivation that large wealth can create.
The Kremlin has released pictures of Russian President Vladimir Putin working out at the gym with Prime Minister Dmitrty Medvedev.
Commuters in Rochester, New York saw heavy delays on Monday after a truck carrying heads of cabbage overturned on Interstate 490.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses current business activity, and what it means for the U.S. economy.
WTI Crude has spiked above $46, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
What to expect from VMware's annual conference - "VMworld," with Patrick Gelsinger, VMware CEO.