The real competition worth watching is in housing. Seattle and Boston are two of the hottest housing markets. You decide which wins.
CNBC.com took a market-cap weighted basket of burger stocks and found the index had double the returns of the S&P 500.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen offered an upbeat assessment on the U.S. economy in a meeting with Senate Democrats, according to media reports.
The police in the Los Angeles area had been searching Thursday for the hip-hop executive Marion Knight, known as Suge, who was believed to have been involved in a fatal hit-and-run.
Russia's central bank cut its key interest rate to 15 percent, just one month after a surprise hike, amid calls for a cut to stimulate growth.
After years of giving investors the cold shoulder, Amazon.com is starting to warm up to Wall Street.
The Qatari royal family's application to create a $302 million palace in London has been rejected by Westminster's planning office.
The euro zone slid further into deflation in January, ahead of the launch of the European Central Bank's full-blown bond-buying program.
Plans include collecting genetic data on one million Americans so that scientists can suit drugs and treatments to patients’ specific traits, officials said.
Warren donors pay for a poll intended to show that Clinton does not excite the base.
It's a progressive's dream version of Obama, untethered from earlier centrist leanings and flirtations with "grand bargains."
The FBI on Thursday added a former taxi driver from northern Virginia to its list of most-wanted terrorists, saying he was a recruiter for the al-Shabab terror group in Somalia.
It's the most pork south of Washington D.C.
Dr. Derthick’s work on Social Security, federalism, deregulation and welfare was said to vividly bring life to impenetrable subjects.
The $1 billion economic aid package is planned for three Central American countries.
National Briefing | Northwest: Idaho: House Committee Halts Bill Banning Discrimination Against Gays
Idaho lawmakers voted Thursday to halt a bill that would create protections for gay and lesbian people, siding with the concerns of religious freedom supporters.
National Briefing | Mid-Atlantic: Pennsylvania: Man Accused of Killing a State Trooper Pleads Not Guilty
Eric Frein, 31, was charged with first-degree murder, terrorism and other offenses in the Sept. 12 ambush that killed Cpl. Bryon Dickson and severely wounded Trooper Alex Douglass.
The president tells House Democrats not to read the site for information on trade issues.
Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are scheduled to hear attorneys' opening statements Thursday on whether the one-time NFL star worth $40 million killed a semipro football player.
Photographs of Michelle Obama without a head scarf led to headlines and Internet chatter about whether she had broken with tradition.