Top Business Stories from the U.S.
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Carlyle has raised $698 million for its dedicated Africa fund, nearly $200 million above its initial target.
Canada's Silicon Valley is seeing a boom of start-ups after BlackBerry's meltdown. More than 450 were created last year—four times the 2009 amount.
The bacon 'n' cheese sandwich that used two fried chicken filets instead of a bun is back at KFC, USA Today reports.
It's time to buy growth companies on the cheap, Josh Spencer says.
Five former Bernard Madoff aides have asked a US judge to throw out their convictions, after a jury found them guilty of fraud and conspiracy.
Gamblers don’t always bet money or bet at casinos. Here are strange items they bet with, and odd dares they bet on.
The US deficit has fallen by $1 trillion since 2009. So why is no one cheering—or taking credit?, asks Ron Insana.
In a dovish message, Fed's Yellen stressed that the central bank would respond to shifting economic conditions as it judges when to finally tighten monetary policy.
By all accounts, the U.S. is putting its surging natural gas stockpiles to good use.
Job prospects for this year's college graduates have changed a lot from last year, according to a new survey.
The Mustang has stood the test of time, as only a handful of nameplates have been around for 50 years.
GM will ask a court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy.
According to a Gallup poll, Obamacare helped 10 million Americans to get new health insurance.
Google's research department is looking at integrating a full-on camera into a contact lens.
Citi downgraded shares of UnitedHealth Group, citing its limited earnings outlook.
A health group said that Joe's Crab shack uses "lots" of trans fat in its food, Today reports.
Top level college athletes on scholarship should be allowed to receive stipends, Kentucky coach John Calipari told CNBC.
Shares of Sodastream rose as much as 12 percent after Calcalist identified PepsiCo, Dr Pepper or Starbucks as the potential investors in the firm.
Facebook's latest moves in mobile have shown how messaging is shifting from SMS texts to full-blown content sharing.
First quarter economic growth in Russia slowed and Moscow's economy minister is attributing it to uncertainty over the Ukraine crisis.