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YouTube is adding political sets to its free Los Angeles and New York studios for online video creators.
Germany's most popular soccer team is learning that American digital media culture is different from its home country.
Elizabeth Greenwood, author of "Playing Dead," says white-collar criminals often try to escape via faking their death.
Fitbit introduces two new fitness trackers, software updates, new smartwatch accessories and in-app features.
Washington College plans to match up to $2,500 in family tuition payments from college savings plans.
The star of CNBC's "The Profit" says there's no excuse for not knowing these three financial metrics inside out.
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People with three or more chronic illnesses and functional limitations tend to be poorer and older.
Some are questioning whether Mylan's generic EpiPen may net the drugmaker more revenue than the original version.
Retail clients are shifting their money into passively managed funds at the highest level since the financial crisis.
A $220 million, taxpayer-funded spaceport in New Mexico hopes to be home to big-time commercial space launches. Right now, it's pretty quiet.
Say goodbye to boring cardboard pizza boxes. Pizza Hut has turned the typical greasy brown box into a flick football game board.
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Hack Reactor is one of dozens of coding boot camps across the nation, turning students into software engineers.
Instant coffee, an old favorite that's fallen by the wayside, is being given a new spin by a San Francisco-based start-up.
Participants in a nationwide movement to deploy African-American spending power in a more targeted way are depositing cash in black-owned banks.
It's back-to-school for much of the country, but for some students, school is always in session. Two experts debate the pros and cons to CNBC.
Though the market has been trading in an ultra-tight range, one technician says several underlying factors point to gains ahead.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer tells CNBC the decision on whether to hike interest rates should be looking forward not backward.