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China has experienced its first debt default in years, and that might be the best thing that's happened to its market.
Cerberus struck a $9 billion-plus deal to buy grocery giant Safeway—a tie-up that should be a win for the consumer.
Friday's nonfarm payrolls report easily beat Wall Street expectations but may not be quite what Wall Street wanted.
The SEC issued a warning about the rapidly growing segment of mutual funds, liquid alternatives.
An online social account for the creator of bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, sprung back into life Friday morning after a five-year hibernation.
NY Fed President William Dudley outlined some bright spots in the US recovery from recession, but he stressed that the labor market is still hobbled.
SXSW features some apps allowing users to be truthful, friskier and a bit meaner by sharing things anonymously. Re/code reports.
Putin rebuffed a warning from Barack Obama over Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, saying Russia could not ignore calls for help from ethnic Russians in Ukraine.
Veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius said he remained interested in some Ukrainian stocks, after surprising gains in the market this year.
Not only are Target's sales taking a hit following its data breach: fewer people are going there in the first place.
The euro hit a two-and-a-half high against the dollar on Friday, after an upbeat tone from the ECB, and analysts said it could be set to power higher.
Security researchers suspect a Russian, state-run malware called Turla is behind attacks on Western government systems.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the surprising jobs number and its impact on the markets. The lingering concern over winter weather may not be over yet, though, he says, because there's a storm coming up the coast.
Guggenheim banking analyst Marty Mosby said patient investors could be rewarded by putting money in these four stocks.
Credit card companies MasterCard and Visa said they had formed a new cross-industry group to enhance payment system security across networks.
Job creation ramped up a bit in February, posting a gain of 175,000 while the unemployment rate rose to 6.7 percent.
A growing number of start-ups are betting consumers will pay at least something to keep their data away from prying eyes.
Russia's top crude oil producer Rosneft challenges Gazprom over pipelines to export gas to China.
The strong February report is giving the president and Democrats new hope heading into tough midterm elections.
Rick Perry said that Republican leaders are leading economic recovery, while Democrat-led states are hurting it.