Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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The world's club of ultrawealthy individuals added about 5,000 new members last year. The NYT reports.
Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Fixed 30-year mortgage rates averaged 4.47 percent in the week, down from 4.53 percent the week before.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.
The Obama administration will allow consumers to extend health insurance plans that fail to comply with the healthcare law beyond 2014.
Yahoo will stop allowing users access to its various online services by signing-in with their Facebook or Google credentials.
The Supreme Court is considering whether to make it tougher for investors to band together to sue corporations for securities fraud.
The phrase “Russian oligarch” has become a cliché – but Ukraine’s billionaires have been shoved into the spotlight in their country’s recent turmoil.
Yahoo's Nick D'Aloisio, who was made a millionaire last year while still just 17 years old, says he is not jealous of the billions of dollars splashed on recent technology acquisitions like WhatsApp.
One of the largest publishing companies in Europe is launching a weekly magazine dedicated to Pope Francis, scheduled to hit newsstands Wednesday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.
Refining company Valero Energy is now seeking to export Canadian crude to its refinery in the UK.
A rare bond default warning from a Chinese firm unsettled markets in Shanghai on Wednesday, but should be seen as a positive sign, analysts say.
IT disasters like cyberattacks and telecommunications outages are global business mangers’ greatest concerns, said a survey published on Wednesday.
Jitters over a crisis in Ukraine appear to have subsided for now, but analysts say political risk in general has become the new norm.
A brutal winter for U.S. airlines is finally expected to warm up and deliver record passenger levels this spring according to the latest forecast.
China has set its gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014 at 7.5 percent, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said.
The Supreme Court ruled that whistleblower protections apply broadly, saying that employees of subcontractors should also be protected.
The rare coin expert who is helping a Calif. couple sell $10 million in gold pieces they dug up said that there is no way it came from a 1900 heist.