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U.S. economic activity expanded at a rate above its historical trend, a gauge issued by the Chicago Federal Reserve said on Monday.
European markets cheered dovish words by Mario Draghi at the start of the week, after the president of the European Central Bank delivered a wide-ranging speech.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector fell for a second straight month in August to its lowest level since May.
A rare copy of Action Comics #1 in near perfect condition, sold for $3.2 million on eBay Sunday, making it the most expensive comic in the world.
Spaceflight remains a dream for most stargazers, but everyone can buy a portfolio of stocks to invest in space travel of the future.
The Fed's monetary policy is headed in the right direction, but the U.S. needs to enact structural policies to in order to stimulate stronger GDP.
When a 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck Napa early Sunday, it caused significant damage to local businesses connected to the wine business.
Hedge funds that bet on corporate shake-ups have long been industry darlings, and clients remain bullish despite July losses.
If your income for 2014 is higher than you estimated, complex connections between the health law and taxes can reduce or eliminate your tax refund next year.
Medicare’s five-year-old rating system to help families select nursing homes relies on unverified, incomplete and often misleading data. The NYT reports.
Geopolitical headlines could rattle markets in the week ahead as focus shifts away from the Fed.
On Tuesday, economists are looking for a record-high reading for a key indicator. The question will be whether it matters.
Sony's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend.
Tropical Storm Cristobal lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf.
Budget pressures at the IRS's criminal investigation unit are cutting the number of investigators to the lowest level in four decades.
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U.S. stocks have been on a roll of late, and investors expect the S&P 500 to soon carry it to - if not far past - the 2,000 milestone.
Burger King is in talks to combine with Tim Hortons in a deal that would create a powerhouse with a market capitalization of roughly $18 billion.
Biotech firm Roche announced plans Sunday to buy InterMune for $8.3 billion on a fully diluted basis in an all-cash transaction.
French PM Manuel Valls presented his government's resignation on Monday, a day after the economy minister called for new economic policies.