The Standard & Poor's 500 index delivered its fourth record high in five days Friday, ending with the biggest monthly gain since February.
The masterminded of an $800 million insurance scam that fleeced tens of thousands of investors in Florida was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.
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.
Investors applauded Burger King for buying Tim Hortons, but McDonald's is in trouble in Russia. And sales are down at Abercrombie & Fitch.
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.
A southwest Ohio money manager accused of bilking 141 investors in a Ponzi scheme is sentenced to prison and ordered to pay millions in restitution.
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.
Most young ladies either spend, donate or save their bat mitzvah money. Maybe they should invest it.
The economy rebounded more strongly than first thought in the second quarter and details of a report Thursday pointed to sustainable underlying strength.
JPMorgan Chase is investigating a possible cyberattack and working with law enforcement authorities to determine the scope, the company says.
No matter what your level of experience is in the stock market, these five tips can help to make you a better and more profitable investor.
Stocks drifted mostly higher Wednesday as the S&P 500 set a record for a third day in a row -- with a gain of one-tenth of a point.
Best Buy and RadioShack are both struggling to survive in a transformed consumer electronics business. But one is a better choice for investors.
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.