President Obama will sign two executive orders Tuesday to address the wage gap between men and women that are part of a bigger Democratic effort.
As Microsoft ends support for the persistently popular Windows XP, the move could put everyone, from heavy industry to everyday people, in danger.
An investing strategy called the Dogs of the Dow now includes AT&T, Chevron, Cisco Systems, General Electric, Intel, McDonald's, Merck, Microsoft, Pfizer and Verizon.
Investing is just one of the six circles of wealth -- a vital one, yes, but one that must be balanced with the others to create a financial fortress.
Tyson Foods is recalling 75,000 pounds of chicken nuggets sold at Sam's Club warehouse stores, after customers found small bits of plastic inside.
Important quarterly earnings reports are expected from the nation's largest banks, a colorful auto insurer and a retailer that five years ago traded as a penny stock.
Big retailers are muscling in on the likes of Visa and MasterCard in a fiercely competitive and growing mobile payment market that promises to cut transaction costs.
The stocks we used to call high-fliers spent most of Friday getting shot down. Tech and biotech led the decline, pushing the Nasdaq to one of its worst days in two years.
From Microsoft scoring millions of Office app downloads for iPads to bookseller Barnes & Noble losing a big supporter, there were plenty of wonders and blunders this week.
Owners of General Motors vehicles recalled for faulty ignition switches can have a free a loaner car until theirs is fixed, but why isn't the automaker telling them?
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating high-speed trading for possible insider trading, Attorney General Eric Holder will tell lawmakers Friday.
American workers take barely half the paid time off they're entitled to and more than 60 percent admit to doing some work while on vacation, a report shows.
The U.S. economy likely created jobs at the fastest pace in four months in March as it shifted into a higher gear after being held back by a brutally cold winter.
A group of Milwaukee residents wants to revive part of that proud history by buying Pabst Brewing from a California executive in hope of returning the brand to its birthplace.
Investors hit the pause button on the stock market rally, with the Dow Jones industrial average ending Thursday trading just shy of record territory.
The U.S. housing market faces an unusual dilemma this spring: Too few people are selling homes, and too few buyers can afford the homes that are for sale.
Wednesday's debut of Fire TV from Amazon came with plenty of positive surprises, but there was a big negative development when it came to the high price.
Brookstone, a staple in malls and airports nationwide, is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as part of its $147 million sale to Spencer Spirit Holdings.
The once-promising world of Web-based higher learning is struggling. The huge University of Phoenix keeps losing students and revenue, and it's not alone.