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Blankfein: Fed 'wise and courageous' Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 5:01 PM ET
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein speaks during the Clinton Global Initiative in New York.

Blankfein explained that he thinks the Fed's cautious strategy has proven to be the right one.

Bermuda, Hawaii brace for powerful hurricanes Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 10:15 AM ET
Image of Hurricane Gonzalo, Thursday, 2:00 a.m.

Hurricane Gonzalo restrengthens as it heads towards Bermuda while Hawaii cancels classes to prepare for Tropical Storm Ana, NBC News reports.

Facebook launches Safety Check to help people notify each other that they are safe after a disaster.

Inspired by Japan, Facebook's new 'safety check' tool allows users to notify friends and family that they are safe.

A look at the richest person in each state Wed, 15 Oct '14 | 1:48 PM ET
Microsoft co-founder and Berkshire Hathaway board member Bill Gates, left, and Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett are shown prior to the annual shareholders meeting in Omaha, Neb.

In Utah, New Mexico, Maine or Delaware, $1 billion would make you the richest person in the state. A look at who makes the cut.

Brian Lim, founder of EmazingLights.

Entrepreneur Brian Lim quit his consultant job, took $100 to make a light-up glove for music fans and is on his way to $12 million in sales next year.

Daria Radionova and her encrusted Mercedes CLS.

A London-based Russian business student is selling her Swarovski crystal-encrusted Mercedes on eBay, partly for charity.

Bono apologizes for pushing album on everyone Wed, 15 Oct '14 | 11:31 AM ET
Tim Cook with U2 at the Apple event on Sept. 9, 2014.

In a recent Facebook video U2 front-man Bono apologizes for pushing his latest album on iTunes to users without permission.

A demonstration of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

The Galaxy Note series has done quite well for the company, and this week it will launch its fourth-generation 'phablet,' the Galaxy Note 4, Re/code.

Apparently you can be a Google Glass addict, NBC News reports.

The world's millionaire population will leapfrog to 53 million from 35 million over the next five years, according to Credit Suisse.

Drone stunt sparks soccer riot Wed, 15 Oct '14 | 4:58 AM ET
Serbia's Stefan Mitrovic grabs a flag with Albanian national symbols flown by a remotely operated drone during the Euro 2016 group I football match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade on October 14, 2014.

A drone caused a mass brawl at an international soccer game in Europe on Tuesday evening which forced the match to be abandoned.

Home sweet shipping container: Hot real estate Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 11:59 AM ET
DC shipping container apartments

Recycling shipping containers is presenting a unique opportunity for developers of environmentally friendly, sustainable real estate.

Part of a Viking hoard found in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

A stash of Viking gold and silver artifacts dating back more than 1,000 years has been discovered by a treasure hunter in Scotland. NBCNews reports.

Converse sues to protect Chuck Taylor sneakers Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 1:15 PM ET
A Converse 'Chuck Taylor' sneaker sits on a shelf in New York City.

Converse is suing 31 companies claiming that they infringed on trademarks relating to the popular Chuck Taylor All Star shoe. The New York Times reports.

Thanksgiving wars: Macy's to open at 6 pm Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 2:48 PM ET
People enter Macy's Herald Square as the store opens its doors at 8 pm Thanksgiving day on November 28, 2013 in New York City.

Macy's will open the doors to its full-line department stores at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, two hours earlier than last year.

Luxury watchmaker unveils $2.6M watch Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 9:01 AM ET
Patek Philippe's Grandmaster Chime watch.

Patek Philippe's Grandmaster Chime timepiece is the most expensive and complicated wristwatch the company has ever built.

Facebook and Apple pay women to freeze eggs Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 9:36 AM ET
A technician opens a vessel containing women's frozen egg cells.

Facebook and Apple are now offering to pay for egg freezing procedures of its employees, NBC News reports.

Musician will debut new smartwatch this week Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 12:00 PM ET
Recording artist will.i.am

Musician Will.i.am created a new smartwatch that will debut this week in San Francisco.

Pot products to treat brain injuries and pets Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 9:32 AM ET

At the Cannabis Expo, marijuana entrepreneurs are developing products for both people and pets using CBD, or cannabidiol, a compound found in cannabis.

A new McDonald's YouTube video series aims to quash misconceptions about its meat quality.

He's back: North Korea's Kim Jong Un surfaces Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 7:13 PM ET
Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited a residential district and a science academy, ending a lengthy absence from public view.

A survey of male and female adulterers reveal their favorite fragrances.

Neil Young's new music venture Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 8:37 PM ET
Neil Young speaks at the 2014 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival on March 11, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

Jim Cramer sat down with music legend Neil Young, to learn about his music company Pono. Young shared what is in the pipeline upcoming for Pono

Ferrari's line Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, Calif., to celebrate it's 60th year anniversary.

A look at some of the most eye-catching Ferraris from the "Race Through the Decades" exhibit.

Slick crime: 36,000 pounds of Crisco stolen Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 2:26 PM ET

A truck carrying 18 tons of Crisco brand vegetable shortening was stolen in Florida.

The case for a Romney redux in 2016 Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 10:21 AM ET
Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney, bolstered by recent polls, may just decide to take another shot at the White House, Politico's Ben White says.

Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's absence prompted many wild theories among those who continue to be fascinated by the secretive country.

New Ferrari chief: We can't 'screw up' car's DNA Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 10:54 AM ET
Ferrari unveils the new F60 America in Beverly Hills.

Sergio Marchionne says he is committed to preserving Ferrari's legacy, quality and racing prestige.

William Shatner as Captain James T. Kirk

Peter Thiel says he and Marc Andreessen may not agree on terminology, but they have similar thoughts about Carl Icahn's activism.

Elliott Management founder and CEO Paul Singer speaks during the SkyBridge Alternatives conference in Las Vegas, May 9, 2012.

Wall Street is spending more on the midterms than ever before—particularly in support of the GOP—but it's not from whom you might think.