Top Business Stories from the U.S.
Updated: 7 hours 48 min ago
Capital markets are the superpower in today's world, and they have Russia on its knees, Evercore Partners founder Roger Altman said.
Don't rely on US and China to slow climate change. There are 'boring' investment opportunities in your own backyard.
Many people insure belongings but neglect to protect against a loss of income with disability insurance coverage.
General Mills reported a 37 percent fall in profit, hurt by weak demand in the United States and slowing growth in Europe and Canada.
FedEx on Wednesday reported higher second-quarter earnings, but the numbers fell short of analysts' expectations.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last week that lifted the threat of a shutdown.
Mortgage rates dropped last week to their lowest level since May 2013, but home buyers today are not reacting.
Chinese Internet giant Baidu Inc confirmed on Wednesday it is buying a stake in fast-growing international car-hailing service Uber.
The number of Americans who say the country is heading in the right direction ticked up from a month ago, a new NBC/WSJ poll shows.
The year ahead looks bleak for the global defense industry as governments in major markets cut back on spending, new analysis shows.
US cinema chains are deciding whether to show Sony film, following a new threat from hackers. The FT reports.
A man walked into a Walmart and donated $50,000 to pay off all customer layaway accounts in Mechanicsburg, Pa. USA Today reports.
Here's some news that should cheer up Jack Ma - he made the biggest jump in his fortune this year.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games on Tuesday.
It’s been a wild ride, but Jim Cramer thinks that things could still look bright for this energy-related stock.
No matter how you look at it, 2014 was a record-breaking year for luxury goods. A look back at the "mosts."
Traders are watching to see if the Fed will lift the market's spirits, as investors fret over a new set of worries.
Restoration Hardware is blowing Jim Cramer's mind. He spoke with the company's CEO to find out how they are crushing the numbers.
One pro thinks there's a buying opportunity in the ETF tracking the Russian market, but another says it's too risky a bet.
Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday cut Alaska's outlook to negative from stable, citing the recent oil price weakness.