Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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A key measure of consumer sentiment rose to its highest level since October 2007.
The number of compensation claim applications as the result of a deadly defect GM ignored has reached 100.
Municipal bonds will no longer be part of the easily sellable assets that banks can use to show they are able to survive a credit crunch.
Burger King Worldwide confirmed plans to acquire Tim Hortons, with billionaire Warren Buffett helping to finance the deal.
Home prices in leading U.S. metropolitan regions rose modestly last month, data from S&P/Case-Shiller showed on Tuesday.
The SEC keeps going down the wrong 'accredited investor' path. Being rich is not what makes someone financially smart.
Big ticket U.S. manufactured goods got a big boost from aircraft orders, government data showed.
When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane.
A U.S. court on Monday threw out an order to seize some 1 million barrels of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil from a tanker near Texas.
The costs of notebooks and new school clothes are rising. But youth sports costs are rising faster.
What have we learnt from the recent reporting flurry? Societe Generale has put together a list of conclusions to be drawn from this earnings season.
Best Buy reported profit that beat expectations, but revenue fell 4 percent due to lower traffic in its brick-and-mortar stores.
BuzzFeed is making its biggest and most expensive move yet into video.
One analyst has warned of a crowded trade in the euro currency that could spell pain for some investors if not treated with caution.
With the expiration of a three-month period during which Pfizer must stay away from AstraZeneca, speculation that the maker of Viagra may eventually seal this deal has risen.
The industry on Monday chose to bestow its top Emmys on the long-running shows "Breaking Bad" and "Modern Family" and long-time television actors.
The study also found that gunshot victims are more likely to survive if they have insurance.
The Rice Bucket Challenge is India's twist on the fundraising campaign that has taken the internet by storm.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its largest annual gain last year and while momentum has slowed, investors are questioning whether the rise has run its course.
Netflix hit an all-time high of $485.30 earlier on Monday, before easing to close at $480.93, up 0.4 percent on the day.