Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co. as vice chairman and managing director, the company says.
Monster Beverage is only the latest deal beyond soda for Coca-Cola. Other intriguing deals include Minute Maid, Columbia Pictures and Keurig Green Mountain.
It's America's annual holiday to celebrate organized labor. But for the other 364 days of the year, state legislatures and courts are pummeling unions.
Federal regulators want Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to provide more support to some low-income Americans taking out mortgages and refinancing home loans.
Consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest in 7 years, a survey from the University of Michigan shows.
Consumer spending unexpectedly fell in July as savings rose to its highest level in nearly 2 years, a sign that households remain cautious despite growth.
Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.
The Post Office needs to spend $10 billion on infrastructure upgrades, particularly to handle packages. But counting pension costs, it's losing money.
Labor Day is one of the nation's most controversial holidays, a celebration of laborers who made America strong. In their honor, we put together this quiz.
The average rate for 30-year mortgages remained at a 52-week low this week, and appear to be helping give the U.S. housing market a boost.
The economy rebounded more strongly than first thought in the second quarter and details of a report Thursday pointed to sustainable underlying strength.
The government forecasts that the U.S. economy will grow by 1.5 percent in 2014, undermined by a poor performance during the first three months of the year.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been placed under formal investigation by French magistrates for her alleged role in a long-running political fraud case.
You would think Burger King's decision to buy Tim Hortons and move its headquarters to Canada would spark national outrage. But you'd be wrong. Here's why.
The S&P 500 closed above 2,000 points Tuesday for the first time -- barely -- after some encouraging news, including a surge in consumer confidence.
At The Great Alaskan Bowl Co., employees put their heart and soul into every beautiful piece they handcraft out of Alaskan wood.
Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods posted their biggest gain on record in July on strong international demand for aircraft.
You might assume that foreclosures all sell for deep discounts, but certain kinds of distressed properties actually fetch hefty premiums.
American clothing production saw a slight increase this past year. What caused the change? Will there be more to come or is the U.S. too far behind?
Sales of new single-family homes fell for a second straight month in July, but a surge in the stock of homes on the market should help stimulate demand.
A majority of economists believe the Federal Reserve is doing the right things to help repair the U.S. economy, a new survey shows.
A speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen left investors unsure about the direction of interest rates in the coming months, and tensions between Ukraine and Russia surged.
The ice bucket challenge's success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors.