Top Business Stories from the U.S.
Updated: 8 hours 17 min ago
There's nothing artificial about Christmas except Christmas tree sales.
Many leaving it late to tell the Swiss regulator whether they will participate in a U.S. programme to settle tax evasion suspicions.
Record cold temperatures and a threat of ice and wind have people preparing for possible power outages, reports The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore, with the latest detail on the winter storm.
The estimate of third-quarter growth was revised to a 3.6-percent rate, but probably at the expense of economic activity during the current quarter.
Investors awaiting signs that the Fed is ready to reduce its stimulus may find that the news already has passed them by.
Clothing retailers are adding more in-store bars, encouraging shoppers to mix Happy Hour and holiday errands.
Nelson Mandela leaves behind a country in better economic shape than it was under white minority rule, but there are storm clouds on the horizon.
Influential investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC that to raise the minimum wage would be a "very bad decision."
A ban on the use of cryptocurrencies cannot be ruled out, although China’s latest rulings are an acknowledges the growing use of digital currencies, Peercoin said on Friday.
It was the fight for racial justice in South Africa by Mr. Mandela that first inspired a young Barack Obama to public service, the New York Times reports.
J.C. Penney Co said it received an inquiry from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, seeking an explanation on their financial position.
U.S. equities face an ironic headwind that will lead them to underperform their global peers next year -- signs of an economic recovery, Credit Suisse said.
Microsoft-co founder, Paul Allen, has won the title of the world's wealthiest bachelor, with an estimated personal fortune of $15.3 billion.
China is ready to force more than two dozen journalists from American news organizations to leave the country by the end of the year. The NYT reports.
Deutsche Bank pulled the plug on its global commodities trading business, cutting 200 jobs as it becomes the first major bank to exit the sector.
Chanel has acquired its long-time lamb hide provider, the French tannery Bodin-Joyeux.
A US judge is considering an alternative that could result in Bank of America paying much less than the $863.6 million the government is seeking.
"I think you should try to get a piece of this deal,” said Jim Cramer.
If stocks sell-off on Friday Cramer wants you to be ready.
Siegel and Wien disagree over how much the Fed has driven this year's rally.