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New U.S. applications for unemployment benefits held steady last week, which is likely to encourage the Fed to raise interest rates next month.
Internet users of the Yik Yak social media app popular among college students aren't nearly as anonymous as they believe.
The Blue Moon — so-called in reference to its rarity, playing off the expression "once in a blue moon" — topped the previous record of $46.2 million.
Just as Starbucks was feeling the burn from pastors, social media and even Donald Trump over its plain holiday cup, the new cups turned up the heat.
In a move only the Grinch would approve of, low-cost U.S. airlines Spirit and Frontier are now hiking checked bag fees during the holidays and other p
Online tools that help people manage their personal finances are increasingly being cut off by banks, leaving users in limbo.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to raise minimum pay for all New York state workers to $15 an hour will help shape the national wage fight.
Sales by the Alibaba website on the made-up Chinese holiday "Singles' Day" topped $14 billion, a 60 percent increase from last year, the company says.
Coastal California residents are overwhelming home contractors as they prepare for winter storms expected because of the El Niño weather phenomenon.
Egypt will keep tourists safe, President Sisi pledged Wednesday as he visited Sharm el-Sheikh in the wake of the suspected jet bombing.
The European Union published new guidelines on Wednesday requiring labeling of products made in Israeli settlements. Israel denounced the move.
Belgian brewing giant AB InBev has reached a final agreement with SABMiller over the terms of its $105 billion takeover.
On Wednesday, dozens of companies will extend a "thank you" to the men and women who have served in the country's armed forces with Veterans Day freebies, discounts and deals.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ordered fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel on Tuesday to stop accepting bets in the state.
Japan's first commercial plane in four decades made its maiden flight Wednesday in what was described as "a new era" for its aviation industry.
Just halfway into this year's Singles' Day shopping event, Alibaba has eclipsed its record sales result from 2014.
Are crayons and coloring books outside the lines for adults? Not according to Crayola and other promoters of line drawings for the older set.
Can't stop binge-watching "House of Cards?" Now T-Mobile customers can stream all the video they want for free ... well, except for YouTube videos.