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Eric Shinseki, Veterans Affairs Secretary.

The embattled Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki is facing growing pressure to resign.

Anyone in the United States with $1,500 can now buy Google Glass eye wear, Google said in a blogpost on Tuesday.

Chicago's O'Hare International Airport

Despite rising fees and uncomfortable seating, travelers in the U.S. have never been more satisfied with the airlines they are flying.

The world's largest blue diamond is up for auction on Wednesday with a whopping $25 million price tag.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Newark Mayor Cory Booker visit EDUCATION NATION, an educational summit on Rockefeller Plaza.

What happens when you combine two political celebrities, one tech billionaire, powerful unions, and a failing school district?

Bottles of wine sit on a shelf at Ludwigs Fine Wine and Spirits on October 30, 2013 in San Anselmo, Calif.

The US became the world's biggest wine market last year, beating France into second place for the first time as consumption slides in the country.

n this handout image provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) observatory launches aboard the Minotaur V rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on September 6, 2013 in Wallops Island, Virginia.

Russia cast doubt on the long-term future of the International Space Station as it retaliated on Tuesday against U.S. sanctions over Ukraine.

Shaquille O'Neal rips Donald Sterling's apology Tue, 13 May '14 | 12:16 PM ET
Shaquille 'Shaq' O'Neal, former National Basketball Association (NBA) player.

Shaquille O'Neal is used to talking about high-profile, pricey trades as a broadcaster, but he got a crash course in a different kind of trading.

About 65% of those born between 1946 and 1964 plan to work after age 65 or don't plan to retire.

Time is big money as Rolex sells for $1.2M Tue, 13 May '14 | 11:26 AM ET
The world's most expensive Rolex sold at auction at Christie's.

Christie's brought the hammer down Monday on the most expensive Rolex wristwatch ever sold at auction.

Can the NBA ice out Sterling's wife, too? Tue, 13 May '14 | 10:10 AM ET
Shelly Sterling.

The NBA said if Donald Sterling’s ownership of the LA Clippers is terminated, so is his wife, Shelly Sterling’s. Uh, not so fast, says Dan Eaton.

With the demand for urban housing only set to increase innovation and technology are driving change in the construction sector. How?

Wildebeest crossing the Mara River, which flows through Tanzania and Kenya.

Armchair safari travelers have a new weapon at their fingertips—a real-time app tracking the migration of the wildebeest.

Motorola unveils budget Moto E smartphone Tue, 13 May '14 | 7:43 AM ET

Motorola launched a £89 ($150) smartphone on Tuesday, in a plan to exploit the explosive potential of the low-price device market.

Customers leave a Sears store in Chicago.

Steven Dennis says it's time for the company to "stop the charade and embrace the inevitable."

Mexicue food truck

Amid financial challenges and stiff competition, some food truck operators are scaling back street vending. Is this the end of an era?

Michael Sam's St. Louis Rams jersey as shown on NFLSHOP.com

Michael Sam may not have been chosen until the final round of the NFL draft, but the first openly gay player drafted is already selling fast.

We messed up! Famous apologies Wed, 16 Jan '13 | 10:14 AM ET
Donald Sterling

Celebrity apologies are like snowflakes — no two are alike. Read ahead to see 12 examples of memorable apologies from politicians, athletes, actors and more.

How to generate the income you need to retire Mon, 12 May '14 | 8:00 AM ET

Retirees face the challenge of generating and maintaining the income they need in retirement but a solution called "reverse engineering" can help.

Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

The rotation out of fast-growing biotech and Internet stocks shouldn't worry investors—unless you own those stocks, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

Parrot Bebop Drone

The whole thing weighs less than a pound and can fly as far as 1.2 miles away from the person operating it.

Shelly Sterling (C), the wife of Donald Sterling owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, watches the Clippers against the Golden State Warriors in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on April 27, 2014 in Oakland, California.

The NBA said if Donald Sterling's ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers is terminated, so is Shelly Sterling's.

Jennifer Aniston wants to simplify hair care Mon, 12 May '14 | 1:24 PM ET
Jennifer Aniston launches Living Proof Good Hair Day Web Series at The Royalton Hotel on May 8, 2013 in New York City.

Aniston's "Rachel" haircut craze inspired by "Friends" was a natural progression into her current role as co-owner of hair care company Living Proof.

The craze for the microbrews made by small independent brewers has led to a scramble for hops, the Financial Times reports.

5 ways yacht work is like the navy Mon, 12 May '14 | 8:51 AM ET

In a riveting column on Doug Gollan's wealth site, Roxanne Génier explains how her work as a yacht crew member resembled her stint in the Canadian naval reserve.

Washington Monument

As the Washington Monument reopened, billionaire David Rubenstein—who paid for half the repairs—spoke to CNBC about the project's public-private partnership.

How millionaires plan to spend in 2014 Tue, 6 May '14 | 11:05 AM ET

The rich plan to spend more in 2014. On their wish list: Vacations, home improvement and cars. Fashion and collectibles are not as coveted.

7 of the most expensive weddings for guests Sat, 10 May '14 | 4:00 PM ET

Being a wedding guest could set you back more than $500. Why watching someone else saying "I do" is getting more expensive.

A mansion style home in Atherton, Calif.

Real estate brokers say last year saw a frenzy of buying for homes in the $5 million range, but demand is shifting to the even more expensive homes.

Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific's "too sexy" uniforms for female flight attendants have made sexual harassment concerns a sky-high issue.