Overall U.S. mortgage lending volumes have been falling for 15 months as rates have risen, cutting into demand to refinance home loans. This spring was also a weak home buying ..
Alibaba is coming to America, but the much anticipated smackdown with Amazon could be a long way off. ..
Charles Plosser, president of the Philadelphia Fed, told Bloomberg TV the Fed is now closer than it has been to reaching its objectives, no matter how they are measured, addin ..
LeBron James makes the Cleveland Cavaliers a billion-dollar franchise, almost double what the team would be worth without the four-time National Basketball Association Most Va ..
A new report by the National Center for Education Statistics followed college students four years after graduation and found they are doing better (and worse) than expected. ..
A spate of retail and restaurant IPOs has arrived since last summer with plenty of fanfare, but later fizzled. Overheated first-day demand left the shares of untested companie ..
U.S. cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc (RAI.N) is in talks to acquire rival Lorillard Inc (LO.N) in a multi-billion dollar deal that would reshape one of the world's ..
Senior Portuguese officials gave assurances Friday about the soundness of Portugal's biggest bank, seeking to defuse tension after world markets went into a spin over fea ..
Since the advent of the modern Internet and peer-to-peer networks like Napster, the music industry has struggled to find its footing in the modern world. In 2013, digital trac ..
Whirlpool (WHR.N), the world's largest maker of home appliances, has agreed to pay 758 million euros (602.67 million pounds) to buy a 60 percent stake in smaller Italian ..