Here are tips for making the best out of three of the most common tax situations that come up when you sell your investments.
Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, such as helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
U.S. home prices grew more slowly in August amid modest sales, a trend that could help make homes more affordable in the months ahead.
New orders for capital goods by U.S. businesses recorded their biggest drop in eight months in September, a surprise decline.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says Apple Pay is already a big success -- and it could get even bigger if a deal with China's Alibaba works out.
Two food production companies recall nearly 60,000 pounds of chicken products because of possible staph and Salmonella contamination.
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Lower oil prices and gloomy news from Europe tugged the S&P 500 to a slight loss. Companies whose fortunes tend to follow global growth fared the worst.
Life Tracker 1, a new wristband from a startup, charges just $1 a month to track your life, from sleep quality to calories burned, hydration to goals met.
Good results for a hepatitis C drug boost Regulus Therapeutics, and bad results for Boulder Brands throw a damper on the gluten-free movement.
Chiquita Brands agrees to sell itself to two Brazilian companies just days after the company's shareholders rejected plans to merge with Ireland's Fyffes.
Ford's third-quarter pre-tax profits fell by more than half as it geared up for the launch of its all-new aluminum-body F-150 pickup.
A standoff within the SEC is stalling the final piece of Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement with the government over mortgage securities.
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mortgage financing.
Drug-giant Merck & Co. reports lower than expected third quarter revenue, but cost cuts enable the company to beat earnings forecasts.
I helped pay for college by working as a beer auditor -- a mystery shopper whose job is to check how well alcohol sellers are doing at checking IDs.
Video-game maker Electronic Arts and movie studio DreamWorks Animation are among the companies reporting quarterly earnings this week.
Drug retailers CVS Health and Rite Aid have disabled Apple's new electronic payments service Apple Pay from their stores over the weekend, a report says.
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The stock market closed out its best week in nearly two years on a positive note Friday, helped by strong quarterly earnings from big U.S. companies.
Amazon struggles to sell its Fire Phone, and 3D Systems struggles overall. Good news came this week from Chipotle and Hasbro.
Nokia swung to a profit in the third quarter as Networks revenue jumped 13 percent, and it deployed high-speed mobile networks in North America and China.