Federal Reserve Official Says Fed May Begin Paring Bond Portfolio

A top Federal Reserve official suggested Monday that the Fed will likely announce next month that it will begin paring its bond portfolio -...

Ken Frazier, Black CEO of Merck Pharmaceuticals, Resigns from Trump Advisory Council Over President’s...

One of President Donald Trump's manufacturing advisers quit this weekend over the president's response to the Charlottesville rally. He said in a statement: I am resigning...

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, “The Profit” Host Marcus Lemonis Talk Faith and Business at...

Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and businessman Marcus Lemonis of the CNBC reality TV show "The Profit" discussed faith and business at Willow...

Amazon in Talks to Offer Event Ticketing in U.S.

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is seeking to partner with U.S. venue owners to sell event tickets, four sources have told Reuters, a move that could...

Oprah to Bring Refrigerated Comfort Food to Supermarkets This Fall

Oprah Winfrey gave Weight Watchers a boost. Now's she bringing her health kick to supermarket aisles. Winfrey and Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) on Wednesday unveiled...

US Productivity Rose 0.9% This Spring

The productivity of American workers rose just modestly in the spring, extending a worrisome issue that has persisted throughout this expansion. Productivity grew at an...
Disney CEO Bob Iger (Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Disney, Netflix Stocks Drop After Disney Announces Pull-Out from Netflix in Favor Of its...

Disney's decision to pull movies from the streamer "arguably reduces the consumer value of Netflix," says one analyst, while another says Disney faces a...

Dunkin’ Donuts Changes Its Name to Just Dunkin’

The most iconic duo since Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie may be headed for a split. That's right, Dunkin' Donuts may be dropping the latter...

Unemployment Rate Fell to 4.3% in July

U.S. employers added 209,000 jobs in July, a second straight month of robust gains that underscore the economy's vitality as it enters a ninth...

Apple Sends Dow Jones Over 22,000 for First Time; Other Stocks Fall

Stocks are mostly lower at midday Wednesday, but a big gain for Apple sent the Dow Jones industrial average above 22,000 for the first...

Discovery Communications to Buy Scripps Networks for $12 Billion

Discovery Communications will buy Scripps Networks for close to $12 billion, tying together two powerful stables of TV shows ranging from Animal Planet to...
An Amazon worker gets ready to scan items before stowing them in a portable storage unit to be carried away by an Amazon Robotics robot at the Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy in April 2016. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group)

Government Investigates Amazon Over Sales Linked to Iran and One Person On Terror Black...

Under federal investigation for possibly violating U.S. sanctions against Iran, Amazon has admitted to selling consumer goods to at least one person on the...

Wells Fargo Admits Charging Over Half a Million Customers for Auto Insurance They Didn’t...

Wells Fargo acknowledged Friday that for six years about 570,000 of its customers were charged for auto insurance they didn’t need, potentially driving some to default...

Companies Like Amazon & Foxconn Reflect Trend of Fast Delivery

In today's economy, speed is everything. Amazon's plans to add 50,000 jobs at a dozen warehouses across the United States and Foxconn's decision to build...

KKR to Buy WebMD for $2.8 Billion

Online health publisher WebMD Health said on Monday it agreed to be bought by private equity firm KKR in a deal valued at about...
The headquarters of the German carmaker BMW in Munich. (Credit: Matthias Schrader/Associated Press)

BMW Denies Colluding With Carmakers on Emissions Equipment

BMW, responding on Sunday to claims it formed a cartel with Daimler and Volkswagen to hold down the prices of crucial technology, denied that...

Air France Launching New Airline, Joon, Geared Towards Millennials

These days just about every marketing campaign is geared toward Millennials. So it was only a matter of time until the generation got its...

Number of New Netflix Subscribers Surpasses Forecast

Netflix new subscriber numbers for Q2 have surpassed forecasts that the company set for itself. This may not be too surprising considering that numbers...

Reebok Mocks President Trump’s Remarks About French First Lady

The sports brand Reebok is mocking President Trump’s compliments of French President Emmanuel Macron’s wife that were made during Trump's visit to France last week. The sports apparel...

US Retail Sales Drop for a 2nd Month

Americans curtailed their shopping in June, with less spending at restaurants, department stores and gasoline stations. The spending pullback came despite a healthy job...