Just a slight trend higher in interest rates was enough to stall both potential home buyers and borrowers looking to refinance their loans.
One recent MBA graduate says he wants to make changing eyeglasses as easy as changing an outfit with his start-up Frameri.
While calling for the decriminalization of drugs, Sir Richard Branson tells CNBC he does not see the Virgin Group getting into the business of legalized pot.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said when he saw the elevator video of Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee, he found it "sickening," he told USA TODAY.
Venezuela's state-run oil company is seeking offers for its U.S. unit Citgo Petroleum in a deal that could fetch up to $10 billion.
Business education will be modular. Students will pick online the best professors, best colleges and universities to construct a degree.
Here's a look back at some of the key statements that Obama has made about terror groups, and Syria that you won't hear from him Wednesday night.
Expatriate Americans are renouncing their citizenship in record volumes because of increasingly onerous tax-filing requirements.
The bond market is starting to give the stock market agita, and focus could remain on interest rates Wednesday as traders try to handicap the Fed's next move.
Luca Cordero di Montezemolo will step down as chairman of Ferrari, and will be replaced by Sergio Marchionne, who also serves as CEO of Fiat.
A new NBC-WSJ poll shows concerns over national security have hurt President Obama but present him with an opportunity, too.
Emilio Botin, who transformed Santander from a small domestic lender into the euro zone's biggest bank, has died of a heart attack. He was 79.
Looking to do good, a start-up Brooklyn church offers financial literacy lessons to the millennial "hipsters" gentrifying its neighborhood.
A person familiar with the negotiations says Microsoft could end up paying up to $2.5 billion, including earn outs and other bonuses, for Mojang.
Ukraine's president said on Wednesday Russia had removed the bulk of its forces from his country, raising hopes for peace.
The economist who predicted the US housing crisis has said Scotland now faces a tough period for investment regardless of the referendum.
Dollar General took its $9.1 billion offer for Family Dollar Stores hostile, directly approaching the shareholders of its smaller rival.
Shares in luxury watchmakers lost their shine on Wednesday after Apple released its hotly-anticipated smartwatch.
Wal-Mart released its second annual Chosen by Kids Top 20 Toys List, which includes "Frozen" products and a cell phone case maker.
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