Stephen Blyth, who had been appointed to oversee Harvard University's $37.6 billion endowment only 18 months ago, has resigned. » Read More
Would you buy your 10 year-old a cell phone? Well, that's when the majority of kids are getting their hands on one, according to new study.
Misses from Ross, Gap and other apparel retailers show that in a period of tepid consumer demand, there is little room for error.
Professional climbers Adrian Ballinger and Cory Richards called in to CNBC from Mount Everest to talk about their Snapchat.
The online lender tells P2P lenders its position is strong, but some could lose on loans.
"I believe in buying at least two of everything I can afford. I always open one," Mahesh Patel says of his whiskey collection.
A U.K.-based candy company is bringing its gummy 3-D printing technology to the United States.
Eighteen percent of Americans come to regret how they spend their tax refund each year. CNBC weighs in on how best to divvy it up.
This tech hub is churning out start-ups at a startling rate. The skilled local talent pool is a big driver of the trend.
The narrative that "everybody shops online so who needs physical stores" is dangerous to retailing, former department store exec Allen Questrom warns.
Nyquist is such a big favorite to win the Preakness stakes this weekend, that you'll be able to profit effectively if you think like a trader.
From digital emphasizing TV-quality content to branded entertainment being the future, here are trends from the presentations.
Now that the Fed appears ready to hike rates this summer, markets are watching how the dollar responds.
Tesla has surprised parts makers with plans to move up the launch of high-volume production of its Model 3 to 2018, two years earlier than planned.
The auction for Yahoo's core business may draw bids several billion dollars below previous estimates, the WSJ reported Thursday, citing sources.
Tweet Congress, the website that helped push a number of politicians to join the twittersphere — and made a few regret it — plans to relaunch.
Current Obamacare customers might face higher health costs if they moved into an expanded Medicare program.
Gap said Thursday that it is closing 75 stores, primarily internationally, by the end of fiscal 2016.
Choosing whether to go to business school is a big decision. Here are six questions alumni and professors recommend asking yourself first.
When it comes to communicating with the public, the Federal Reserve may find it just talks too much.
Wal-Mart is forging ahead with its plan to lower prices, which is likely to cause ripple effects across the industry.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
"Power Lunch" hosts Melissa Lee and Brian Sullivan look at 5 stocks with analyst recommendations, including Coach & McDermott.
Victor Anthony, Axiom Capital, and Ali Mogharabi, Morningstar, look ahead to Facebook's earnings announcement this afternoon.
The FTC has approved Teva's acquisition of an Allergan unit. And drug developer Kadmon sinks on its first day as a publicly-traded company. And a breakthrough in ALS research? CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports.