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What Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking both fear Sat, 21 Jun '14 | 8:56 AM ET

What do Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, two of the great minds of our time fear? The rise of the machines. Their warnings are chilling.

Many small-business owners avoid succession planning but it helps ensure long-term viability and address inheritance and management issues.

Pre-retirees: Your home is not an ATM Sun, 22 Jun '14 | 12:12 PM ET

It's key to figure out how to have your home paid for by the time you retire—and to do what’s necessary to make that happen.

Wacky and original ideas that raised millions Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 10:30 AM ET

Read ahead to see CNBC.com's list of honorable mentions from this year's pool of disruptor nominees.

Disruptive tech companies whose products made people's lives easier, while upending industries in the process.

Arthritis drug leads to full head of hair Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 8:31 AM ET

Researchers have discovered that an FDA-approved arthritis drug may hold the secret to curing hairlessness.

Just itching to hit the slopes every day? If you're super rich, we might have the home for you!

'Dilbert' creator: Email has 'destroyed my soul' Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 12:25 PM ET

"Dilbert" creator Scott Adams tells CNBC he doesn't see a way to get around the problem of everyone's hyper-dependence on email.

Bill Gross: Pimco is one big 'happy kingdom' Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 4:16 PM ET
Bill Gross of PIMCO speaks at the Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago June 19, 2014.

A future of interest rates near zero means slower but more steady growth, according to "Bond King" Bill Gross.

9 entrepreneurs and their cartoon alter egos Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 10:30 AM ET

CNBC's Disruptor 50 tell us what cartoon character they are most like.

Actress Kristen Bell attending the premiere of Walt Disney Animation Studios' 'Frozen'.

Disney's latest animated blockbuster, "Frozen" is firing up Norway's tourism sector, as U.S. fans flock to experience the country's scenic delights.

Ryan Serhant, a broker in popular TV show "Million Dollar Listing New York," has just listed a $118.5 million penthouse complex in downtown New York.

Pope Francis.

Legalizing recreational drugs won't produce the desired effects, Pope Francis told a drug enforcement conference. NBC News reports.

Starbucks unveiled an employee scholarship partnership with Arizona State, but the company won't be contributing as much as it implied.

Bacon mania: Not even rising prices can stop it Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 12:13 PM ET

From pork to duck(?!) bacon, there seems to be no stopping America's love affair with the salty meat—not even rising prices.

Refers to the quarterly expiration of four sets of options: individual stock options, stock futures, stock indexes and stock index futures.

Shocker! Motorcycle icon puts new spin on bike Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 10:44 AM ET
Harley-Davidson's new electric motorcycle

Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle as the iconic company aims to carve a niche in technology for electric vehicles.

The trademark decision against the Washington Redskins may not be that big of a deal to the NFL. The real challenge is before the Supreme Court.

Gabelli reveals second-half playbook Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 1:35 PM ET

Legendary value investor Mario Gabelli shares three of his top picks for the second half of 2014.

Dennis Gartman doubles down on commodity play Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 6:28 PM ET
Dennis Gartman

Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" says he's doubling down on his aluminum trade.

Madison Square Garden's billion dollar makeover.

With $9 billion in assets under management, Ariel Investments says it has recently been buying more shares of its favorite stocks.

New Entrepreneur Barbie stands in front of various other Barbie dolls of the past.

Mattel is releasing an Entrepreneur Barbie this summer that comes complete with her own miniature smartphone and tablet computer.

Philanthropist Madeleine Pickens adopted 600 mustangs and purchased 900 square miles of land outside Wells, Nevada, as a sanctuary for the animals.

The ex-wife of energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens has become a Nevada hotelier, offering tipis with butler service, from $1,000 a night.

A study found that indicating all but one religious affiliation on a resume often harms employment prospects.

A divorced former journalist, Letizia Ortiz, became Spain's first commoner queen when her husband, Felipe VI, was sworn in as king.

Stop expecting the Fed to surprise you: Insana Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 2:19 PM ET
Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve, speaks at The Economic Club of New York on April 16, 2014.

Once again, the Fed dissed those calling for a more "hawkish" statement. Here's what the Yellen Fed is preoccupied with, says Ron Insana.

It took 8 hours to build, and it sends the word "yo" to anyone you want on your phone, for free. Oh yeah, and it's already raised $1 million.

Forget the latte. Prepare for Starbucks sodas Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 3:25 PM ET

Starbucks is launching a line of carbonated drinks called Fizzio, complete with natural flavors and varying levels of fizz.

A $346,000 Lamborghini Slams Into High-End Storefront in Central Moscow.

According to Russian media reports, a $346,000 Lamborghini crashed into a high-end shop in Moscow.

Looking for a good burger? Head to this state Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 10:34 AM ET

A study of the U.S. burger business has shown which state holds the biggest portion of the segment. The Christian Science Monitor reports.