WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama's sweeping new power plant regulations are thrusting the divisive debate over climate change into the race for the White House, with candidates in both parties seeing an opportunity to capitalize. The president unveiled the plan at the White House Monday, calling it the "single most important step" the U.S. has taken to combat...» Read More
CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports inequality worrying the wealthy; Steve Ballmer's LA Clippers; and Wal-Mart's category slip-up are the hottest topics on CNBC.com.
One reason why billionaires could be fans of buying sports teams, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.
China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. He delighted an audience of students in Beijing recently by chatting in Mandarin.
Billionaire investor Mark Cuban talks to CNBC about how to change the political conversation to focus on business and success rather than getting bogged down in social issues.
Ashish Thakkar, Mara Group founder, discusses starting a business in Africa and the impact of Ebola on trade.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, discuss the two CEOs named to replace Larry Ellison at the helm of Oracle; Mark Hurd and Safra Catz.
This is a Band-aid solution, says Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, providing insight into Oracle's management shakeup and other major changes at top-tier companies, including IBM. And CNBC's Jon Fortt, shares insight.
The geography of wealth in America is shifting to the oil/energy states, reports CNBC's Robert Frank, with a look at a new study that shows where the fastest growth of millionaires occurred last year.
Two of the biggest names in real estate are forming a global alliance to create the largest network for homes priced in the top ten percent of the market. CNBC's Robert Frank talks to Howard Lorber, Douglas Elliman chairman and Lord Andrew Hay, Knight Frank, about the global marketplace.
India's Reliance Industries plans to invest about $13 billion in energy projects, including a 400,000 barrels per day crude refinery.
Activist investor Carl Icahn reported a 6.6 percent stake in Gannett on Thursday, a regulatory filing showed.
An Indonesian man sold millions of dollars of fake French wine to the wealthy was sentenced to 10 years in jail in Manhattan federal court.
Citadel CEO Ken Griffin has filed for divorce from his wife of 10 years. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details of the divorce, as well as a statistic on whether billionaires are more prone to divorce.
Hedge fund billionaire John Paulson netted $1.3 billion on an M&A deal, and Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman are "trading places" on Herbalife, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Russian oligarchs are terrified of potential sanctions for their country's politics. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports pressure is growing for the Oligarchs to pay a price for Russia's politics.
Legendary hedge fund manager Leon Cooperman's Omega Advisors has $10.7 billion in assets. In this collection of interviews, the Bronx-born, tough-talking, no-nonsense billionaire, shares his favorite stocks; why he really sold GM and his definition of having it all.
Klara Glowczewska, Town & Country Magaine, discusses this year's top luxury getaway destinations for the very wealthy, including philanthropic travel packages, and visiting "The Brando."
Mogul Chen Guangbiao is hoping to improve U.S.-China relations by hosting a charity lunch for several hundred poor Americans in New York City's Central Park, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Most stereotypes associated with the world's ultra-high-net-worth UHNW)population are just plain wrong, says research house Wealth X Institute.