Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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Microsoft will buy Stockholm-based game developer Mojang, the creator of the "Minecraft" video game franchise, for $2.5 billion.
U.S. output fell for the first time in seven months last month, data showed on Monday.
Regulators are investigating allegations that dealers manipulated key reference rates in the foreign currency market.
Apple's latest iterations of its iPhone set a new record, the company said--to the tune of more than 4 million pre-orders.
New York's manufacturing sector powered ahead at its fastest pace in nearly five years.
Hedge funds urged Ann Inc. to consider a sale following extended poor performance.
The U.S. has a strategy on Ebola: Increase aid to West Africa and train U.S. medical workers for volunteer duty in the outbreak zone.
Cognizant is buying privately held health-care IT company Trizetto for $2.7 billion in cash, the company announced on Monday.
Some 15 percent of sandwich generation adults in their 40s and 50s are financially supporting both an aging parent and a child.
Google wants to capture India's smartphone market with its Android One project.
The Cupertino, Calif., giant will make 15 cents of every $100 spent, or 0.15 percent, using Apple Pay, sources said. The FT reports.
A ferocious hurricane slammed an upscale Mexican resort early Monday with 125 mph winds and six months’ rain in just one hour.
Alibaba could have sold nearly $2 billion worth of stock listing on Nasdaq, but it was worried about Nasdaq's ability to handle their $21 billion IPO.
Samsung has accused the head of rival LG Electronics' appliances business of damaging Samsung washing machines at retail stores.
President Obama's push to raise the minimum wage could make headway in the conservative heartland in the November elections.
A stuttering recovery in the U.S. and the continued fragility of the euro zone means that risk assets are "mispriced," the OECD has warned.
Piracy is exploding in the world’s most heavily trafficked commercial waterway, and organized crime is the force behind it.
The U.S. dollar is poised for its 10th weekly gain against a basket of currencies, a CNBC survey reveals.
Alibaba plans to increase the size of its U.S. IPO because of "overwhelming" demand for the deal, people familiar with the deal told Reuters.
Bill Ackman has announced plans to float a fund on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, with the hope of raising at least $5 billion.