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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.

A young man's "selfie" photograph with Warren Buffett and Paul McCartney sitting on a bench is getting a lot of attention on the Internet today.

Inflation fight brings Twitter to standstill Mon, 14 Jul '14 | 12:31 PM ET

It wasn't just a debate about inflation—it was must-watch television that captivated the world of Finance Twitter.

Nude tourism: Go upscale or risk closing Mon, 14 Jul '14 | 10:35 AM ET

Mom-and-pop nudist resorts are folding while larger more luxurious options are thriving, The Economist reports.

The "Ultimate Hershey's Chocolate Chip Cookie"

Pizza Hut will roll out nationally an almost-pizza-sized chocolate-chip cookie, cut into eight slices. USA Today reports.

The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.

Earlier this month the brand revealed what it is calling "the most powerful muscle car ever," coming in at a screeching 707 horsepower.

LeBron back to Cleveland, nearly breaks Twitter Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 12:26 PM ET

LeBron James says he's going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Internet exploded in response.

Holidays in orbit? Lift-off for space tourism Thu, 10 Jul '14 | 7:33 AM ET

Forty-five years after Neil Armstrong's moon landing, there are slew of companies wanting to make space travel as regular as airplane trips.

Craft beer has Carolina on its mind Sat, 12 Jul '14 | 7:05 AM ET
The gold medal-winning Hop Drop ‘n Roll being readied for distribution at NoDa Brewing Company in Charlotte, N.C.

The passage of "Pop the Cap" in 2005, local food movements, and arriving big craft brewers have poised N.C. as craft beer's new hotbed.

Donald Sterling is wildly out of control Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 2:06 PM ET
Donald Sterling

Here are five things we learned from the first week of the Donald Sterling trial — including the fact that he is delusional and out of control.

Jim Cramer believes that Macau is a long-term growth story. However, his favorite way to leverage the theme has changed.


Learning how to ride a bike can now be easy with an auto-balance bike that is aimed at preventing tumbles.

Lowes Foods grocery store in Clemmons, NC.

Grocers must create an "in-store sensory experience...that can't be packaged and delivered by mail," an expert says.

Why Buffett is betting on energy stocks again Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 7:25 AM ET
Warren Buffett

Recent bets on big oil and gas stocks show Warren Buffett and his stock-picking lieutenants are open to a wider range of energy investments.

First for pot, first fired, now first rehired! Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 8:58 AM ET

Mike Boyer, the tie-dye guy who waited almost 20 hours to be the first in WA to buy legal pot, has his job back. NBC News reports.

This 1924 Tudor estate sitting on nearly 3.5 acres of land was built as a convent, until it was converted into a residence in 1988. Can we get a Hallelujah?

Crumbs' backer partners with another bakery Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 12:04 PM ET
Wicked Good Cupcakes.

Massachusetts-based Wicked Good Cupcakes will partner with Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC's "The Profit," the bakery said in a release.

Taco Bell pumps protein into eats Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 9:50 AM ET
Taco Bell's Cantina Power Grilled Chicken Bowl.

The fast-food chain said it's replacing its Cantina platform with items packed with protein and fewer calories. USA Today reports.

Homeowners: A new class of fools Thu, 10 Jul '14 | 12:26 PM ET

Hedge-fund manager Todd Schoenberger once said "Homeownership is for suckers." It's way beyond that now, he says.

Get hitched at McDonald's...no, really! Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 10:27 AM ET

Nothing spells eternity like a McD's white balloon wedding gown or a crystal McDonald's house wedding gift for some couples in Hong Kong.

Can 'Apes' save a bombing summer box office? Fri, 11 Jul '14 | 11:21 AM ET
A scene from "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."

When Fox's "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" opens in theaters this weekend, even rival studios across Hollywood are hoping it'll be a hit.

As World Cup fever spread, the usually sober investment banks-turned-pundits offered their predictions. Here's how they did.

Full Sail Brewing Company Sessions Lager sues The Sessions Law Firm for copyright infringement.

Full Sail Brewing is suing The Sessions Law Firm, which specializes in driving under the influence (DUI) cases, for trademark infringement.

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for investors to tread carefully after the run-up in U.S. stock markets.

Why Lego towers above all other toymakers Thu, 10 Jul '14 | 10:26 PM ET

No matter how hard Sam Johnson presses down on the spider, the creature known as Sparratus stays together. It was not always so. The FT reports.

First in line to buy pot, first to get fired too Thu, 10 Jul '14 | 12:18 PM ET

The tie-dye donning guy from TV who waited almost 20 hours to buy legal pot in Washington was fired from his job for smoking weed.

And the Emmy goes to ... Obamacare? Thu, 10 Jul '14 | 2:00 PM ET

The snarky Web video President Obama and comic Zach Galifianakis made to promote enrollment in Obamacare was nominated for an Emmy Award on Thursday.

Joe Bastianich, Tim Love and Waylynn Lucas of CNBC's "Restaurant Startup" unanimously cited their three warning signs of a category five culinary nightmare.