Now that Larry Ellison has stepped down as CEO of Oracle, he may be spending more time on his Hawaiian island of Lana'i.
The iPhone 6 retails at $499 but only costs $227 to make.
All the money news that matters to you this week: iPhone 6 models hit stores, China's Alibaba sets a record at the NYSE and a food fight over Olive Garden's menu.
Rumors of a Yahoo-AOL merger have been circulating for years. Will a deal finally happen now that Yahoo is getting a hunk of cash from the Alibaba IPO?
2015 Mustang: Ford's fully redesigned pony car delivers asphalt cooking performance.
He founded the company that would become Oracle in 1977. He's worth over $50 billion dollars. Now Larry Ellison is stepping down as the company's CEO.
Some fantasy football hobbyists are sweating now that star running back Adrian Peterson is benched until his child abuse legal issues are resolved.
Sony's strategy of making smartphones that appeal to the budget consumer is not working, so it's changing course. In the meantime, Sony is losing billions.
The already wealthy and highly educated have benefited the most from the stock market's record highs. More Americans need to invest.
Rachel Crane talks with SpaceX's Elon Musk about his company's recent NASA contract and the brewing battle with Boeing.
As Alibaba goes public, the New York Stock Exchange could see the biggest business transaction in history.
Today Amazon released the Kindle Voyage and new Fire tablets. Laurie Segall reports.
Alibaba owns online shopping in China. From shipping packages to investing cash, Alibaba's arsenal of services has it covered.
CEO Doug Oberhelman says China, as the largest construction equipment market in the world, is a 'huge opportunity' for Caterpillar.
Tight government currency controls in Venezuela have made it difficult for plastic surgeons to get American-made implants, so they are turning to cheaper Chinese-made alternatives.
Anheuser-Busch expressed disappointment with the NFL today, marking a turning point in the league's relationship with sponsors amid several controversies. Will more bad press make the companies put the money where their mouths are?
Minnesota Vikings released a statement requiring Adrian Peterson, who is facing a child abuse charge, to 'remain away from all team activities.'
Emerging markets fund manager Mark Mobius cautions investors on the risks of buying into the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.
A split would cause a lot of uncertainty, pricey borrowing, and a currency conundrum. Harvard Economist Ken Rogoff explains the risks to Christine Romans over Scottish ale.
Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, says 'for payments companies to take-off you need to come up with something that's vastly better than the next best thing.'
The Federal Reserve has huge influence over the economy because it controls monetary policy. Here's how to read the Fed's statement and actually understand it.
Rachel Crane explains NASA's commercial crew contract competition and what it means for the future of space travel.
The Boeing Crew Space Transportation vehicle can accommodate up to 7 passengers and is designed for reuse.
Despite controversy surrounding a number of star players and the NFL's handling of the situations, major corporate sponsors are sticking with the football league.
Wall Street can't wait to get its hands on Alibaba. But there already is a great Chinese Internet stock trading in the U.S. Its name is Baidu and it is essentially China's Google.
7gege, a Chinese fashion startup, has utilized Alibaba's online sales platforms to reach more customers, more quickly.
Major international investor Prince Al Awleed hopes that 'the world community will me more united' in fighting ISIS, but does not expect Saudi Arabia military intervention.
For a decade Candice Anderson thought the crash that killed her boyfriend was all her fault. Now regulators say a faulty GM ignition switch may be to blame.
Uber drivers in New York are furious that the company has cut fares.
From administrative costs to currency questions, debt payments to banking upheaval, if Scotland votes for independence, it will likely cost them billions in the short term.
Ken Feinberg, the attorney administering the GM victim compensation fund says so far he has identified 19 people who have died as a result of the faulty ignition switch, and that the number will rise.
Sir Richard Branson wants governments to realize the war on drugs has failed and they should change tactics to treat drugs as a health problem.
What do all 401K millionaires have in common? Christine Romans explains what it takes to be a member of the club.
Microsoft inks a deal to buy online video game Minecraft and its Swedish production studio, Mojang, for $2.5 billion.
Millions of educated Japanese women are not working because of a male-dominated corporate culture, a lack of leadership opportunities and inflexible maternity leave policies.
As Netflix invades France, investors are saying 'très bon' to the stock. Netflix is now almost worth more than old media giant CBS, the owner of the most watched TV network in the U.S.
Uber Fresh, Uber Corner Store and Uber Rush are being tested in Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and New York.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick wants people to be able to push a button and get a ride anywhere in the world.
All the money news that matters to you this week: Apple wows consumers with new products but which one is a real game changer? RadioShack is in trouble and so are Atlantic City Casinos. Plus, a new gauge of wealth in America: stocks vs. cats.
Handbags that display tweets. Bracelets that charge your phone. Bangles that light up when you get a phone call. Tech and fashion are teaming up to make wearables more wearable. But can tech really be pretty?
Darden Restaurants, the parent of Olive Garden, reported another sales decline at its Italian food chain. One activist shareholder is saying, 'Basta!' and wants better pasta.
Rachel Crane puts 3D-printed models of Apple's new iPhones through their paces.
The European Union imposed additional restrictions on Russian oil and defense companies, and introduced asset freezes and travel bans on 24 individuals.
Douglas County, Colorado has the 6th highest median income in the nation. And it's the only county in the top 14 that is not around New York or D.C. Take a look at this rich area.
Hundreds of millions of women are affected by domestic violence worldwide. It has a major impact on their lives and the broader economy, as medical, mental health and productivity costs add up.
Security measures on mobile wallets may make them a safer option than plastic credit cards.
Jason Richter left his finance job for six months to take the sabbatical of a lifetime.
Scotch whisky is one of Scotland's biggest exports. So how does the industry feel about the proposed independence? A bit too harsh for their palate.
For Richard Branson, Virgin Galactic has been the toughest company he's ever launched. But he also thinks it will be the most promising. The Virgin founder says one day we could be traveling from New York to Sydney in 30 minutes.
Is the worst over for yoga apparel maker lululemon after its sheer pants debacle? Perhaps. The stock is up on solid results, but the company faces tough competition from Under Armour, Nike and Athleta.