Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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French economist Thomas Piketty says wealth gap will continue to widen over time.
Employees who do something creative after work are more likely to be helpful and creative problem solvers on the job.
The Fed indicated to Citi that it would get more time to fix "stress test" planning problems before rejecting its capital plan.
Many parents may be overwhelmed by the cost of college. Here are some tips on how to pay for it all.
The jobless queue lengthened marginally last week, raising hopes for the recovery.
Goldman Sachs reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Hedge funds have seen the worst start to the year since the financial crisis, as returns in January and March were both in the red.
PepsiCo on Thursday reported a higher quarterly profit, lifted by sales gains in its snacks business.
Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.
Deadly clashes in eastern Ukraine have spiked fears of all-out war in the region. So who are the armed, flag-waving rebels who appear to be behind it all?
A rebound in home prices has slowed, so has the recovery process for those still submerged with negative equity.
Fewer Americans are working—or trying to work. Reversing this trend has to be a priority for the next administration, says Wharton Prof. Joao Gomes.
Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million after just 15 months on the job.
DuPont's performance coating business added almost $2 billion to earnings in the year-earlier quarter.
Shares of major drink makers got battered on Thursday after Diageo and Rémy Cointreau posted poor results.
As cocoa prices surge to near-record highs on demand for emerging markets, chocoholics brace for a hike in price – and maybe even a different taste.
The CEO of Publicis has said the negotiations with China regarding its merger with Onmicom is taking energy out of the day to day running of the firm.
China's Weibo has priced its initial public offering at $17 per American Depository Share, at the bottom of its planned range.
China's move to cut the reserve ratio for some village commercial banks has led investors to question whether broader monetary stimulus is imminent.
Sony sold more than 7 million PlayStation 4 units as of April 6 and is struggling to keep pace with demand for its game console.