Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think the U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone far enough, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.
Gov. Tom Corbett of Pennsylvania may be down in most polls by double-digits to his Democratic rival, Tom Wolf, but he can still make a scary ad.
The government, and many employers, are making it easier for you to save for retirement. Here's how.
Recent polling shows Democrat Gary Peters continuing to consolidate his standing in Michigan, while new polls in Georgia suggest that David Perdue’s lead over Michelle Nunn has evaporated.
The Treasury Department issued new guidelines designed to expand the use of annuities inside 401(k) plans. Should you invest in them?
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports a former CNBC colleague Terry Keenan has died. Keenan worked for CNBC between 1995 and 1998 as a reporter and anchor.
The human rights group said the police violated the rights of protesters and should re-examine their practices, standards and training.
Sales and profits from large SUVs are boosting companies such as General Motors and Ford.
In the wake of a deadly attack this week in Canada, traders have been forced to reconcile the potential of increased terrorism.
For 18 years, thousands of students at the University of North Carolina took fake "paper classes," and advisers funneled athletes into the program to keep them eligible, an independent report finds.
His company just suffered a setback, but this CEO is still tops with the Harvard Business Review.
A high school shooting in Marysville, Washington left at least two dead with multiple reports of other injuries.
Any underperforming company can come under attack from activists. Hedge funds ponder whether Amazon is next.
There were concerns about GOP lawmakers using her confirmation to get White House information.
She repeatedly praises the anti-big banks senator for going after "those who deserve" it.
The US needs to take a stand on the free flow of data across borders to protect e-commerce as we know it, say Reps. Lee Terry and Peter Welch.
While GoPro stock has soared since its initial public offering, it's likely to head much lower, Oppenheimer analyst says.
A New York City police officer remains in critical condition at a Queens hospital Friday, one day after suffering a hatchet wound to the head.
Crude oil continues to flirt with the key $80 per barrel level, signaling another possible sharp leg down in price in the coming weeks.
When I think of the ultimate sex workout, I picture the scene from "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" where Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie throw each other around their kitchen for an hour. Unfortunately, not every sexual experience is quite that... well, high-intensity. But how many calories do we really burn in the act?