• Snoopy grounded? Wind threatens parade balloons Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Gusts are just below the 23 mph limit that would ground Snoopy and SpongeBob SquarePants balloons in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

  • Why holiday retail sales could hinge on this Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    Falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers—and for people on their holiday shopping lists.

  • A day in the life of a Xbox One Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 6:28 AM ET
    A day in the life of an Xbox One

    From its manufacturing to the store shelves, CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on a day in the life of an Xbox One.

  • Holiday storm vs. holiday shoppers Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    Holiday storm vs. holiday shoppers

    Jim McDonald, Northern Trust, says retailers are breathing a sigh of relief; rain will probably push sales. Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial, weighs in on the holiday shopping season.

  • Shoppers beware—the 12 scams of Christmas Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 6:14 PM ET
    Faceless person using laptop at desk

    Christmas may be the season for giving, but it also the season for scamming, according to internet security firm McAfee.

  • Facebook vs. Twitter in battle for holiday ad cash Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 6:01 PM ET

    Twitter and Facebook are trying to use their unique features to draw in companies such as REI and Best Buy.

  • Retailers exporting this US staple: Black Friday Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:56 PM ET
    Online shopping

    Thanksgiving may not be celebrated abroad, but more and more global consumers are coming to know what the day after means: 50-percent off cashmere sweaters.

  • Tiffany's bling lures investors Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:50 PM ET
    Tiffany bling lures Asia

    Paul Swinand, Equity Analyst at Morningstar explains why Tiffany continues to sparkle with earnings.

  • What's brewing for Black Friday? Beer Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:33 PM ET

    Forget cheap electronics, many consumers will be lining up for something else on Black Friday: beer. Many brewers are using the day to release limited-edition beers.

  • hot list Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:50 PM ET's hot list Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the hottest stories on including Why the 60/40 rule is "downright dangerous" and sees viewers showing a lot of interest in the Pope's comments on capitalism.

  • All bets on in Jersey Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    All bets on in Jersey

    New Jersey has rolled the dice on Internet gambling. Brian Mattingley, 888 Holdings CEO, is excited about the opportunity in the U.S. NJ is first state of significant size in the market, he says. CNBC's Dominic Chu weighs in.

  • NJ overplayed its Internet gambling bet: Fitch Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:38 PM ET

    Online gambling alone won't save Atlantic City casinos, and the revenues it generates could fall far short of projections, according to Fitch.

  • Shared prosperity better for country: Krueger Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:35 PM ET
    Shared prosperity better for country: Krueger

    How is the economy really doing? Alan Krueger, Princeton economics professor and former Council of Economic Advisers chair, says the economy is recovering from a deep recession at a modest pace.

  • Good deal for Joseph A. Bank: Pro Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:11 PM ET
    Good deal for Joseph A. Bank: Pro

    Keith Moore, MKM Partners, and Jerome Reisman, Reisman Peirez Reisman and Capobianco discusses what a deal with Joseph A. Bank means for Men's Wearhouse.

  • Play at your own risk: Dangerous toys of 2013 Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    Risks of choking, deafening or lead poisoning earned these toys slots on a "most dangerous toys of the year" list. NBC News reports.

  • Gifts to make sports lovers cheer Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Getting a gift for the die-hard sports fan is not always easy. Here's a guide to some unique ideas.

  • Weather fears overblown for retailers...Here's why Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 12:36 PM ET

    The storm may be a headache for Thanksgiving travelers, but retailers will benefit from colder weather this year, an analyst said.

  • When aren't Black Friday deals a bargain? Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 12:32 PM ET

    Not every Black Friday deal is a bargain. How to make sure you're getting the best prices.

  • Aéropostale, under pressure, adopts poison pill Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    The teen clothing retailer adopted a poison pill that will be triggered if a stockholder buys 10 percent of the company.

  • Black Friday madness: It's not always about deals Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    It's not about great deals and getting the shopping done early for some people. Some dive into the crowds for the sport of it on Black Friday.

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