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Ebay's PayPal is in talks with bitcoin transaction providers to integrate the currency within its payments system.
Carl Icahn has his sights set on splitting up Gannett Co.
Pershing Square sued the U.S., claiming that its stripping of profits from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac unconstitutionally short changes investors.
China's recent anti-monopoly law enforcement may be less about targeting foreign companies than combating another potential threat: income inequality.
Recent events in and around Russia seem to have highlighted risks of investing in the country – yet the rouble and the MICEX have had a good week.
The EU hopes to build a "support group" with Middle Eastern countries, to help Iraq stave off the threat from Islamic State fighters.
Spending on tax free shopping fell for the first time in the second quarter, data from duty free shopping group Global Blue showed this week.
"It's crazy that they say the Pentagon is adding any kind of fuel to that fire," says a Department of Defense source.
Staff with the World Health Organization battling an Ebola outbreak in West Africa see evidence the numbers of reported cases and deaths vastly underestimates the scale of the outbreak.
In a weakening global economy, U.S. Treasurys have a lot of fans. Thursday’s $16 billion 30-year bond auction saw demand for a long bond yielding 3.22 percent.
When hedge-fund manager Todd Buchholz got a call from his mom about a CD that paid 4%, he was dubious. Here is their hilarious exchange.
Samsung has bought SmartThings, the startup that makes smart-home controllers.
Rob Manfred was chosen Thursday by the league's owners to succeed Bud Selig as commissioner, one of the most powerful positions in sports.
Take a look at some of Thursday's after-hours buzz:
The stronger-than-expected quarterly results have some analysts convinced that the retailer's turnaround is finally taking hold.
Every now and then a company is so strategic, its stock becomes a holding that pros want to keep on their sheets, no matter what.
Sprint will implement 'very disruptive' prices next week, newly appointed CEO Marcelo Claure said at a companywide town hall meeting.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway added Charter Communications to its stock holdings during the second quarter.
Wall Street's blasé attitude reminds veteran trader Art Cashin of "Gone with the Wind."
The union says rather than abandoning the farm, it has worked at various times over the years to try to negotiate a contract.