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Elaine Stritch attends the New York screening of "Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me" at Paley Center For Media in New York.

Elaine Stritch, whose husky voice and brassy demeanor dominated stages and screens in a career of more than 60 years, died at age 89.

Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

Cramer loves stock ideas. And he found more than his fair share at CNBC’s “Delivering Alpha” conference on Wednesday.

NASA moon boots for sale, with a modern twist Thu, 17 Jul '14 | 11:07 AM ET

To commemorate the 45th anniversary of the moon landing, 100 pairs of sneakers inspired by moon boots will be available.

CBS Sports: Use of 'Redskins' up to announcers Thu, 17 Jul '14 | 8:28 AM ET
The Washington Redskins flag. The US Patent office cancels Redskins trademark registration.

CBS Sports' chairman said announcers and production teams will be able to choose whether or not to use the word 'Redskins.' USAT reports.

Icahn: Heads should have rolled on Wall Street Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 5:28 PM ET
Carl Icahn

Carl Icahn defended the role of activist investors like him, saying that too many companies are being run by "morons" who need oversight.

Back-to-school shopping is expected to rise on an increase in school supplies and higher demand for electronics.

This young gun says he has a $50 billion idea Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 3:03 PM ET
Joshua Birnbaum

The young guns are out and they're looking to bag some big investing game.

Guess who bro hugged? Yep. Ackman, Icahn Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 5:16 PM ET

The billionaire activist investors shared the stage during a surprise joint appearance at the Delivering Alpha conference.

Here are three ways to make sure you have enough cash for retirement and avoid having to work during those years. USA Today reports.

That affair is costing you a small fortune Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 8:04 AM ET

The average affair lasts six months and costs $444 a month, or $2,664 in total. But the cost of having an affair is actually higher.

Start-up takes the sharing economy out to sea Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 11:49 AM ET
Users can rent boats like the Ernesto Hernandez Yacht on BoatBound

Boatbound founder Aaron Hall pitches his start-up Boatbound to a panel of experts. Will it float?

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty and Apple CEO Tim Cook.

An Apple-IBM partnership could add management features to devices used for work and make Apple gadgets more attractive to business users.

Making cocktails at home isn't a bargain if your DIY drinks aren't as good. Avoid these mistakes for a better drink—and better value.

Manuel Noriega sues 'Call of Duty' game makers Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 1:38 PM ET
Manuel Noriega speaks in 1988 during the presentation of colors to the San Miguel Arcangel de San Miguelito volunteer battalion in Panama City, Panama.

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is suing Activision Blizzard for using his name and image in its "Call of Duty" video game series.

Elderly man collecting garbage for recycling in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China.

Many trash pickers in China are elderly people, unable to support themselves on meager government pensions. Global Post reports.

NetNet TV: Delivering Alpha morning recap Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 10:54 AM ET

CNBC.com reporters Jeff Cox and Lawrence Delevingne recap a busy morning on the sidelines of Delivering Alpha.

An inside look at Boeing's space taxi Wed, 16 Jul '14 | 8:00 AM ET
Boeing's CST-100 prototype

The CST-100 is designed to ferry crew, cargo and even tourists into low Earth orbit.

Cramer's 2 oil stocks to own now Tue, 15 Jul '14 | 12:46 PM ET
Jim Cramer

Though oil is trading at below $100 a barrel, these oil and gas stocks are worth considering, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.

Leon G. Cooperman, chairman and chief executive officer of Omega Advisors Inc. in 2007.

His days start at 5:15 a.m. and end at 11 p.m. But the long hours more than pay off for Leon Cooperman, the billionaire founder of Omega Advisors.

An image from investor Tim Draper's website proposing to split California into six states.

Venture capitalist Tim Draper said on Tuesday that he has enough signatures to qualify his six-state initiative for a ballot in two years.

Indian dabbawallahs push their carts laden with food, on their way to make lunch time food deliveries, through the streets of Mumbai.

Dabbawalas are the bikers who take tiffins to hungry eaters in Mumbai, and their system is so efficient FedEx has studied it. GP reports.

The RM 56-02 watch incorporates a cable-suspension system within transparent sapphire. Although it sells for $2.2 million, all 10 of the watches that are being made have sold.

Richard Mille has taken prices, and watchmaking, to a new extreme with his latest watch, which touts a $2.2 million price tag.

Through Kickstarter, Jim Rodda funded his Faire Play: Barbie-Compatible 3D Printed Medieval Armor project.

Through a successful Kickstarter project, one of America's most girlie dolls can now do battle in proper attire.

Google smart contact lens to measure glucose levels in tears.

Novartis and Google have agreed to develop "smart" contact lenses to help diabetics track blood glucose levels or restore the eye's ability to focus.

Sausage at an agricultural fair in Berlin, Germany

Germany's Federal Cartel Authority has slapped a €380 million fine on sausage makers it accused of fixing prices. The Financial Times reports.

Beach chairs at a beach, Baltic Sea Spa Binz, Ruegen, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

Expedia has released its annual "Flip Flop Report," surveying beach habits the world over, and Germans are most likely to go in the buff.

Out of work? Advisors offer 401(k) dos, don'ts Tue, 15 Jul '14 | 8:00 AM ET

Leftover 401(k) plans—and whether to roll over, withdraw or borrow them—puzzle unemployed people, so CNBC turned to advisors for tips.

10 gadgets changing the nature of summer fun Tue, 15 Jul '14 | 9:30 AM ET

Bluetooth-enabled grilling, a solar-powered fridge and a 21st-century golf cart are among the gadgets increasing summer relaxation.

Musician Garth Brooks performs onstage during the 51st annual ASCAP Country Music awards

U.S. country singer Garth Brooks has confirmed that he is cancelling all of his five Irish shows after a row with Dublin City Council over licensing.

Can LeBron James turn around a city once derided as "The Mistake by the Lake"? Hopes are high in Cleveland.