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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose slightly, but remained in territory consistent with a stronger labor market.
The idea that down the road millennials will need to save enough money to retire and live on is stressing them out.
Ebay's updated user agreement says it may contact its buyers to "collect a debt", among other reasons, the NYT reports.
The World Bank has become the latest global organization to urge the Fed to delay raising interest rates until 2016, amid growing expectations that the central bank could hike as early as September.
These ETFs can protect your portfolio from rising interest rates or currency valuations.
Twitter has been collecting data on which smartphone apps its users download. Now, the company is using that data to make some money.
Rates, if approved, would rise average of 12 percent in many major cities, and more for the most popular plans.
J.Crew has laid off about 175 people from its New York headquarters, the company announced on Wednesday in a press release.
The Obama administration said it would regulate greenhouse gas emissions from airplanes, the NYT reports.
The gradual increase approved by the city's council in a 12-1 vote will take place by 2020.
Contenders in the music streaming space get ready for battle as Apple prepares its launch in to the space.
A new analysis details the additional benefits one same-sex couple would receive if they are considered a married couple by Social Security.
Three free online tools to help you crunch the numbers to maximize your Social Security benefits.
Even as water utility companies affected by the drought face decreased revenues, they are finding another way to make money.
Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube have unveiled shoppable ads that let consumers directly buy goods by clicking on sponsored content.
Anyone waiting for that big economic boost from lower gas prices ought to stop holding their breath.
Economists talk of a manufacturing renaissance, even though the sector is down 3.2 percent and 2 million jobs have been lost since 2007.
A new survey shows that Americans are deeply pessimistic about economic mobility partly because of high housing costs.
The attorneys general of New York and Connecticut have been quietly investigating Apple's negotiations with music companies.
One of the top finishers at the World Series of Poker faces card-marking allegations.
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As the burger craze continues, Consumer Reports is warning about the dangers of its main ingredient: ground beef.
Fluctuations in the price of oil are strongly felt in West Texas, where fortunes are made and lost on black gold.
Fans of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” were shocked at the end of the fifth season when Jon Snow was stabbed to death.
At least 25 people were killed after Tropical Storm Erika pummeled the Caribbean island of Dominica.
Today's bell ringers are TD Ameritrade executives and registered advisors at the NYSE, and Dr. Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan American Business Association at the Nasdaq.
One in three consumers has trouble paying medical bills. CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant offers tips on how to avoid the troubles.