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Best cars for surviving a zombie apocalypse Thu, 30 Oct '14 | 8:00 AM ET

Jeff Allen of CNBC’s “The Car Chasers” tells us which cars you'll want in your garage when the world is populated by flesh-eating ghouls.

What a vacation to North Korea is really like Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 6:38 PM ET
Chinese tourists leave after paying homage to a giant portrait of Kim Il-sung at a square in Rason city in North Korea.

As tourism to the isolated communist country of North Korea increases, more travelers are choosing to make up their own minds about the country.

NYC health dept disputes report Ebola doc lied Thu, 30 Oct '14 | 7:38 AM ET
Dr. Craig Spencer is at Bellevue Hospital in New York undergoing treatment for Ebola.

New York City's health department said a doctor being treated for Ebola "cooperated fully" with officials, dismissing a report that he initially lied.

Is Ebola a 'black swan' event? Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 12:35 PM ET

Kenny Polcari explains the composition of a black swan event: outlier, global market effect, and after the fact rationalization.

Halloween costumes for the 1% Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 12:59 PM ET

From "Lloyd Vader" to "Sexy Janet Yellen," here are Raj Mahal's idea for Halloween costumes for the 1%.

Orbital Sciences: Quiet company in Musk's shadow Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 12:03 PM ET
In this handout photo provided by NASA, The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, is seen being raised into vertical position on launch Pad-0A, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

In the shadow of Elon Musk's SpaceX, Orbital Sciences must figure out why a resupply rocket for the International Space Station blew up on launch.

HP unveils 3-D printer, new 'immersive' computer Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 11:20 AM ET
Image from video showing Sprout by HP

Hewlett-Packard has finally revealed a 3-D printer, along with a new "immersive" computer called Sprout.

Fans wearing LeBron James shirts gather at a bar in downtown Cleveland on July 11, 2014.

Now that LeBron James is back home in Cleveland, ticket prices for the Cavaliers' home opener are going through the roof of the Quicken Loans Arena.

Beverly House, where "The Bodyguard" was taped.

JFK and Jackie slept there. William Randolph Hearst owned it. Now, this house, profiled on CNBC's "Filthy Rich Guide," could be the most expensive rental in America.

The world's most unaffordable housing markets Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 5:29 AM ET

CNBC counts down the 10 most unaffordable housing markets in the world — and U.S. homebuyers are in for a surprise.

An interior onboard a Boeing Business Jet.

Had it with first class? Check out Turney Duff's guide to flying like the 1% from the "Starbucks card" option to the "I'll have what Oprah's having."

Mobius unfazed by IMF growth cuts, eyes Ebola Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 10:00 AM ET
Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Asset Management's Emerging Markets Group

Mark Mobius has dismissed the IMF's downgrade of the world's global growth, but admitted that he was watching the Ebola outbreak.

A sign states business hours in the James A. Farley post office in Manhattan, which is open late today, the last day to file taxes on April 15, 2014.

A new study says the Northeastern states do particularly poorly when it comes to structuring their tax systems in a business-friendly way.

School hours and curfews have compressed trick-or-treating timeframes, forcing kids to strategize for maximum candy collection.

Stay or go? Lava flow frays nerves in Hawaii Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 7:41 AM ET
A Hawaii Volcano Observatory geologist maps the margin of the lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano October 26, 2014.

The waiting is the hardest part as lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano creeps slowly through the community of Pahoa.

NASA rocket explodes on launch Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 6:53 PM ET
An unmanned Antares rocket is seen exploding seconds after lift off from a commercial launch pad in this still image from NASA video at Wallops Island, Virginia October 28, 2014.

A NASA rocket filled with supplies for the International Space Station exploded at launch. The rocket was unmanned.

Ryan Seacrest sees into his future: a media investing empire to rival the Silicon Valley big boys betting on the future of content creation.

Windowless airplane lets you fly in the clouds Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 10:25 AM ET
In this concept, the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) lines the cabin with curved high-definition screens. Cameras mounted on the aircraft's exterior then pipe in video that make it look like the walls are see-through.

An innovative concept airplane allows everyone to have a window seat...and yet nobody has a window seat, reports the Today Show.

Why the US can take on Germany at its own game Wed, 29 Oct '14 | 3:35 AM ET
Trucks line up to enter Port Everglades on July 30, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Americans don't have to look enviously across the Atlantic at Germany's mighty Mittelstand. Why?

A tractor-trailer hit a bridge on the Greenwich-New York state line, shutting down the Merritt Parkway in the northbound direction.

A tractor trailer carrying butter smashed into a bridge and burst into flames near the Connecticut-New York line, forcing closure of the Merritt Parkway.

Blackberry's savior ... Kim Kardashian? Mon, 27 Oct '14 | 7:25 PM ET
Kim Kardashian at the Code Mobile conference

Day 1 at the Code Mobile conference was colorful, with the likes of Kim Kardashian West and T-Mobile's John Legere taking the stage.

Newest sales reps at Lowe's: Robots on wheels Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 11:14 AM ET
OSHbot, a robot Lowe's is testing at Orchard Supply Hardware stores.

Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.

Kim Jong Un, center, watches an air show of the by the Korean People' s Air Force on May 10, 2014.

South Korea's spy agency said Kim Jong Un's absence in key events last month was caused by a cyst in his ankle that required surgery.

Would you secure your phone with a selfie? Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 10:06 AM ET

Startups are offering the latest in cyber security, including anonymous internet networks and selfies that keep your smartphone safe.

Blinged-out cars of filthy rich celebrities Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 10:13 AM ET

Read ahead and be transported to a faraway world, where the rich and famous blow mountains of money on cars, simply because they can.

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk.

Tesla's CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to shoot down a Wall Street Journal article, calling the sales figures quoted in the article "incorrect."

Burning questions on Hawaii's lava menace Tue, 28 Oct '14 | 10:10 AM ET
A Hawaii Volcano Observatory geologist maps the margin of the lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano October 26, 2014.

Hawaii's slow moving lava could cut off supplies and power to residents who have no choice but to leave homes, reports NBC News.

Dennis Gartman

Crude oil is going the way of the fossils that comprise it, commodities trader Dennis Gartman says.

Ferrari is gearing up to start production on its invite-only supercar known as the Ferrari Sergio, and only six people will be able to buy one.

Ballmer gets $1B tax windfall from Clippers buy Mon, 27 Oct '14 | 11:25 AM ET
Steve Ballmer, former chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., gestures as he speaks during a news conference after he was introduced as the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles, California.

Steve Ballmer stands to gain as much as $1 billion in tax benefits as a result of his $2 billion purchase of the LA Clippers. FT reports.