Stanley Fischer, the former head of the Bank of Israel, won approval from the U.S. Senate on Thursday to serve as vice chairman at the Federal Reserve, a role that gives him a ..
Tesla Motors said it will allow others to use its intellectual property in hopes of speeding up development of electric cars by all manufacturers. ..
A Credit Suisse survey of real estate agents is proving that something other than snow is impacting home sales. ..
When a company's top dog is a public figure, succession planning can be tricky. A look at 5 corporate icons who were, or will be, hard to replace. ..
U.S. retail sales rose less than expected in May and first-time applications for jobless benefits increased last week, but the data did little to alter views the economy is re ..
A nugget in Thursday's retail sales report suggests that recent growth for home sales was solid, and that consumers are becoming increasingly confident. Retail sales at f ..
Uber has faced plenty of controversy, criticism and legal battles in the five years since its founding; most recently in Europe, where cab drivers shut down major roads in pro ..
HP CEO Meg Whitman has impressed investors with her cost-cutting but new technologies like "the machine" may be even more important. Now she's convinced long-ti ..
Emerging-market small caps have been devastated over the past several years, but there are signs that they may finally be making a comeback, at least in some countries. ..
Yahoo Finance columnists Rick Newman and Mike Santoli discuss the GAO's latest report on airline mergers. ..