A new sonar system is inspired by one of mother nature’s masters: the bat. It is another example of the growing influence of biomimetics.» Read More
Every state has quirks in its tax laws. Watch out for taxes on takeout coffee lids in Colorado, playing cards in Alabama, and more.
Wooing investors and getting national exposure can be a launchpad for a new venture. Here's how to get investors to fund your start-up.
A new study says fewer Americans are at risk for falling short in retirement—provided they meet certain conditions.
A new study finds a direct correlation between employee satisfaction and the stock performance of public companies.
Overall fast food experience satisfaction is high, but there is some cause for concern for fast food giants.
Apple solidified its Wall Street leadership by officially joining the Dow Jones industrial average after the close on Wednesday.
A peek inside the lab where Patek Philippe's most expensive watch ever, the $2.6 million Grandmaster Chime, is built.
President Barack Obama picked the undefeated Kentucky Wildcats to win the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
The smart-money brackets: CNBC.com got some of the world's elite investors to pick their NCAA Final Four.
50 Cent regrets how he played Jimmy Iovine and Beats. But SMS Audio is where he wants to be—and how he wants to beat—headphone rivals.
Lance Armstrong is attempting to have his lifetime ban from sports overturned, the New York Times reports.
From connected sneakers to robots, CNBC takes a look at some of the hottest products from CeBIT which make the future look closer than you think.
Chris Borland is retiring from the NFL after only one season, potentially giving up millions in the process.
A severe solar storm struck Earth, creating vivid views of auroras, potentially affecting power grids and GPS tracking.
Donald Trump recently hired designer Eric Roth to renovate his Sikorsky S-76 helicopter to make it "Trump-worthy." That means out with the old and in with the gold.
Data from Sikka Software show that emergency visits to the dentist go up 64 percent on March 18.
Many companies offer matching 401(k) contributions, but employees don't always take advantage of them.
German utility RWE and other investors are betting that the largest traded renewable company in Europe has a bright future.
He’s back - and whether Vladimir Putin spent his 10 days out of the spotlight sick, getting Botox or feuding with Russian rivals, we may never know.
After months of promotions, retailers are finally trying to break consumers' addiction to discounts. Will shoppers call their bluff?