U.S. job growth likely remained brisk in December, setting the economy up for a stronger pace of expansion this year.
December's employment report should show broad-based job growth of more than 200,000, but it could pale in comparison to November's robust numbers.
The Federal Reserve should be more aggressive about raising rates, Yale University's Stephen Roach said.
With oil prices falling, energy stocks may seem like the last place you'd want to be, but one strategist says they could be the sleeper hit of 2015.
The S&P 500 passed the first five days of the year with a gain, and according to market lore, that suggests a positive year.
The S&P 500 just turned positive for the year. Is the incredible comeback for real?
Man's best friend can also be a big financial headache, with insurance costs for some breeds hitting as much as $120 per month.
Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm offered a hand-written divorce check to his ex-wife, which she eventually cashed.
Mary Barra, in describing 2014, told reporters: "I didn't expect it to unfold like it did. It was clearly a tragedy and troubling."
Peter Thiel's Founders Fund is investing in Privateer Holdings, a marijuana company that owns several pot-related brands.
A.K. Verma, an executive engineer at the Central Public Works Department, was fired after last appearing for work in December 1990, according to Reuters.
French police were still hunting for the two brothers suspected of being behind the attack after a possible sighting in a forested area. The Financial Times reports.
With the oil market weighed down by oversupply, activist investor Carl Icahn said that he expects crude prices to slide further in the short-term.
Twitter is planning to unveil its new video product in the next few weeks, according to sources familiar with the company's plans.
Obama wants to make two years of community college free and universally available, saying he would propose this at the State of the Union speech.
Sony's Michael Lynton said the costs from the cyberattack on the Hollywood studio is covered by insurance and will not lead to further cost-cutting.
Fast-rising rents in the priciest U.S. cities are eating up more than half of some apartment dwellers' paychecks.
The retailer is restructuring, including plans to shutter stores and consider off-price business.
Thursday's broad U.S. rally left no shortage of moves, and eight traders on CNBC's "Fast Money" saw plays across a variety of areas.
WTI crude oil prices are most correlated with oil and gas exploration companies, if history is any guide.