MasterCard raised its quarterly dividend by 83 percent and announced a new billion-dollar share buyback program. Shares rose in after-hours trade.
Mary T. Barra, who will be the next chief executive of General Motors, visited The New York Times in November and sat down with reporters and editors.
The retail giant will sell the iPhone 5s and 5c models without a contract.
Rescuers found two adults and four children who went missing two days earlier. They had ventured out to play in the snow in a mountainous area of Nevada, authorities said.
Canadian airline WestJet surprised passengers with gifts from their Christmas wish list at the end of their flight.
Where Twitter's stock is headed is anyone's guess, but some stock market observers have very different outlooks on the company.
Wall Street and its critics have engaged over how it should be written for years.
TV start-up Aereo said it had turned a profit in some of its markets, and is also looking for broadband partners.
Obama is layering in a well-respected former White House chief of staff while keeping the incumbent.
Dennis Gartman says his 40 years of trading experience give him a good reason to stay bullish.
The National Football League wants to make it clear that tailgating will not be banned at Super Bowl XLVII.
Restaurant chain Applebee's plans to transform its table service with high-tech tablets, its CEO told CNBC on Tuesday.
The framework amounts to a modest deal that averts another government shutdown.
How low can gold go? George Davis has a shocking call.
The uninsured may be less ready to deal with Obamacare's impact than others, a new poll shows.
Secretary of State John Kerry faces a grilling at a congressional hearing on Tuesday over an interim deal to ease sanctions on Iran as a step toward a broader agreement to prevent it from having nuclear weapons.
The Senate Banking Committee's announcement is a victory for the Obama administration.
Obama's old Chicago neighbor has some harsh critiques of the candidate he voted for and supported.
Sen. Harry Reid says the Senate will not extend current farm law if Congress can't agree on a new farm bill before adjourning.