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What do you know about America's millionaires? Tue, 6 May '14 | 10:23 AM ET

How well do you know the habits and mind-set of America's millionaires? Test your knowledge against data from CNBC's first-ever Millionaire Survey.

'Seven Dwarfs' coaster at Magic Kingdom

Walt Disney World is preparing to open its first new roller coaster since 2006.

Frontier Airlines

Frontier Airlines' CEO insists the airline isn't "nickel-and-diming" customers by charging them for carry-on bags.

Shipwreck excavators discover golden treasure Mon, 5 May '14 | 1:28 PM ET
Gold bars taken from the S.S. Central America ship which sank in 1857 are displayed at the Museum of American Financial History January 8, 2003 in New York City.

After years of legal wrangling, a company is excavating a ship that sank loaded with gold. NYT reports.

Professor Stephen Hawking attends the gala screening of 'Hawking' on the opening night of the Cambridge Film Festival held at Emmanuel College on September 19, 2013 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

Stephen Hawking is sounding the alarm that artificial intelligence as shown in new AI movie Transcendence could spell the end of mankind

Bill Gates, Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett participate in a "selfie" taken by CNBC's Becky Quick in Omaha. In a live interview, Buffett said based on his experiences with college students who visit Omaha, selfies are "all the rage." The estimated net worth of the three men in the picture: $143.1 billion.

Beyond serious investing talk, the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders' meeting is a weekend of fun for investors and Warren Buffett fans alike.

Matt Damon has told CNBC he would be "open" to reprising the role of Jason Bourne.

This is Janet Yellen's next big challenge Mon, 5 May '14 | 1:28 PM ET
US Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen.

The recent run of mixed data will not make Janet Yellen's job this week of explaining the economy any easier, POLITICO's Ben White says.

Will Ferrell took the Class of 2003 on a wild verbal ride, touching on everything from the Berlin Wall to that guy voted most likely to eat nachos in his car – and even managed to fire an assistant in the process! “You're about to enter into a world filled with hypocrisy and doublespeak, a world in which your limo to the airport is often a half-hour late. In addition to not even being a limo at all; often times it's a Lincoln Towncar. You're about to enter a world where you ask your new assistan

From business titans like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs to celebrities like Stephen Colbert and Bono, here are 12 of the best graduation speeches of all time.

The CNBC First 25: Who mattered most Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 6:48 AM ET

CNBC's 'First 25': Our ranked list of people that have disrupted industries, sparked change and exercised an influence far beyond their own companies.

Cinco de Mayo toast for this market crash Fri, 2 May '14 | 1:44 PM ET
Limes are displayed at Cal-Mart Grocery on March 27, 2014 in San Francisco.

Olé! After several weeks of sky-high prices, lime consumers have something to cheer about: a crash in lime prices.

Quirky collections amass offbeat items Sun, 4 May '14 | 12:00 PM ET

From duck decoys to limited-edition sneakers, offbeat collectibles attract the eye of investors who crave tangible assets that appreciate in value.

$237 million apartment sale sets record Fri, 2 May '14 | 2:43 PM ET
A new luxury penthouse development at One Hyde Park in London.

Even the developer of the opulent building warned that some asking prices in Britain were unsustainable.

Sexy sports bras not yet the gym's new push-up Fri, 2 May '14 | 11:13 AM ET
Victoria Secret Sports Bras

Victoria's Secret is stuck with too much inventory in sports bras, after ordering more sports than it was able to sell, according to a report.

Kate Moss struts her stuff at Topshop Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 10:52 PM ET
Kate Moss attends a photocall to launch the Kate Moss For TopShop collection held at TopShop, Oxford Street on April 29, 2014 in London, England.

Kate Moss launched her new collection at Topshop's flagship store in London late Tuesday.

Kentucky Derby: What the ladies will be wearing Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 11:57 AM ET
Pool by Formé Millinery

Men and women attending the Kentucky Derby are willing to spend hundreds, even thousands of dollars, to land the perfect hat.

Why men love luxury (and that's OK) Fri, 2 May '14 | 12:46 PM ET
Because sometimes a man just wants to feel luxurious, you know?

Trader-turned-comedian Raj Mahal isn't afraid to say he likes a little luxury. Here's why.

The Samsung Galaxy Gear 2

Samsung now offers its new Gear 2 to consumers, which addresses all the major issues the Galaxy Gear had.

Gillette hopes its FlexBall razor can boost stagnant razor sales with a nifty new swiveling feature.

Every driver's hero: Man caught jamming phones Fri, 2 May '14 | 10:57 AM ET
A portable pocket-sized cell phone jammer CPB-2000P.

A Florida man is facing a fine of $48,000 by the FCC for blocking cellphone signals on a freeway during his daily commute, The Tampa Tribune reports.

Skechers jumps into fray for LA Clippers Fri, 2 May '14 | 9:20 AM ET

Skechers waded into the crowd of potential investors mulling taking a bid for the LA Clippers.

Crowdfunding's latest celebrity success: Shaq Fri, 2 May '14 | 8:00 AM ET
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn

Crowdfunding was created to be democratic and all-inclusive. So what are celebrities like Shaq doing raising money on Indiegogo and Kickstarter?

America’s iconic companies that disappeared Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 7:01 AM ET
Pan Am Boeing 747-100 landing at Tempelhof Airport.

Even brands that are part of our cultural landscape cannot withstand the test of time. Here's some that vanished over the last 25 years.

Tough Mudder's latest obstacle: Manure germs Thu, 1 May '14 | 5:26 PM ET
Tough Mudder endurance race in Henley-on-Thames, England, in April.

Racers who got sick after a Tough Mudder run in Nevada were felled by the very tiniest of obstacles, NBC News reports.

My big mistake: Bogle, Schmidt & more Thu, 1 May '14 | 9:27 AM ET
Jack Bogle, Meg Whitman and Sandy Weill.

Even billionaires and business titans make mistakes. As zeroes attached to each mistake multiplied, so did the risk to their fortunes and reputations.

California Chrome ridden by William Delgado trains on the track during the morning exercise session in preparation for the 140th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on April 30, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky.

A writer who’s been to 15 consecutive Derby races gives tips for the event that only experience can bring.

The WHO’s recent warning about germs resistant to antibiotics has raised questions about what pharma companies are doing to fight this.

This 1907 Claude Monet “Nympheas” painting from Huguette Clark’s collection is estimated to sell for $25 million to $35 million at Christie’s on May 6th, 2014.

On May 6, Christie's will auction a water lily painting by Claude Monet from the estate of Huguette Clark that has not been exhibited since 1926.

Boston Beer's Jim Koch said craft brewers may be getting to the point where the increases in shelf space will slow.

What's behind 3D-printing jet engine parts Thu, 1 May '14 | 12:00 PM ET
Still from GE video of a LEAP-1A engine

GE Aviation plans to 3D print jet engine components. Here's a behind-the-scenes look.