Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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The gap between the wealthiest and the poorest Americans widened over the past decade.
Here are the five best Wall Street movie villains of all time—and what they'd say about Yellen and the Fed if they were at Jackson Hole this week.
Robert Shiller says stocks, bonds and real estate all look expensive. So what's an investor to do?
General Motors' premium Cadillac group is considering expanding its offices from Detroit to Manhattan.
Zillow has a new report out showing the least affordable cities for housing.
Investors may be warming up to the stock market, but they're taking the safe way in.
Congressman Jeb Hensarling criticized the SEC for leaks to the news media in a letter that was, well, leaked.
Data breaches at retailers continue to happen. What needs to change?
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services tells CNBC's Dominic Chu why stocks continue to show strength even as the S&P hits record highs.
Infomercial king Kevin Trudeau, who made millions off books and products and is behind bars, also masterminded a pyramid scheme.
San Francisco Fed President Williams said hiking the benchmark interest rate in 2015 is a "reasonable guess" based on the current economic progress.
The federal judge overseeing Argentina's bond dispute called a hearing after creditors claimed Argentina was ignoring his past orders.
Though Sears has now posted nine straight quarters of losses, CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea on how to turn things around.
The Japanese economy has fallen victim to the scam called Keynesian economics. The US should take heed, says Michael Pento.
Lawyers at the State Department banned American ambassadors and other officers from the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Levels of several major toxins have drastically fallen in American cities since 1990, the EPA said.
California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.
United Airlines will upgrade first class food options and replace snacks with meals on some of its shortest flights.
Government agencies are warning that signing over your pension for several years is often not worth a quick cash loan.
Wall Street banks may appear to be offering higher salaries to junior employees, but the increase may not be as generous as it looks.