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Inside North Dakota's latest fracking problem Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 8:00 AM ET
Oil rig workers drill into the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, N.D.

As regulators crack down on natural gas flaring in North Dakota, energy companies are scrambling to meet the rules.

Lining London's famous street of tailors – Savile Row - are businesses looking to tap the growing appetite for luxury suits in China.

Why America has a shortage of truck drivers Wed, 20 Aug '14 | 11:00 AM ET
Truck drivers navigate a rain-covered highway on the outskirts of Chicago, in Hinsdale, Ill.

The U.S. has more available trucking jobs than qualified drivers, as older workers retire. Inside the labor shortfall.

The Love Cloud plane

Love Cloud Vegas is an airline where people pay to go airborne so they can join the Mile High Club.

This most expensive home in Celina, Texas, comes with its own big game safari.

This house is a 314-acre masterpiece with a “Mare Motel,” competition-size horse arena and three stock ponds.

The booming business behind Burning Man Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 9:52 AM ET
The Man burns during the Burning Man 2013 arts and music festival in Black Rock Desert, Nev.

Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.

Screen image from Madden 15

EA is counting on its "Madden" football franchise to help it launch the company's boldest digital push to date.

OK, wine in a box or screw top … but a can? Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 10:36 AM ET
Oregon-based Union Wine Company offers pinot noir in beer-like aluminum cans.

"It's definitely kind of pinkies down." That's how Ryan Harms, owner and winemaker of Oregon-based Union Wine Company, describes his new wine in a can.

Is this the world’s most innovative city? Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 1:16 AM ET

Tokyo is a spellbinding city. Here we take a look at eight innovative companies from the city that have shaped the world we live in.

Melons and pumpkins grown into specific shapes by farmer Tony Dighera sell for as much as $100 apiece wholesale.

Food prices are high, but for the $100 watermelons and pumpkins Tony Dighera grows organically in Fillmore, California, demand is outstripping supply.

The U.S. Copyright Office has ruled that pieces of content produced by animals cannot be copyrighted.

The U.S. Copyright Office weighed in on the question of a monkey's selfie in its latest regulatory update, NBC reports.

US diplomats barred from Ice Bucket Challenge Thu, 21 Aug '14 | 12:17 PM ET
Golfers Justin Rose and Brandt Snedeker  take the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'  after a practice round prior to The Barclays at The Ridgewood Country Club on Aug. 19, 2014 in Paramus, N.J.

State Department lawyers banned American ambassadors and other officers from the Ice Bucket Challenge, which benefits Lou Gehrig's disease patients.

People sit on the terrace of a now-closed McDonald's in Moscow, Aug. 21, 2014.

So far no other prominent Western brand has reported extra scrutiny from the Russian authorities, but some say they are worried.

Screen image of Swing Copters

The Vietnamese developer behind the viral hit has a new hit game in stores—and it might be even more addictive than his first.

Ready for a ride on a space elevator? Thu, 21 Aug '14 | 9:00 AM ET
A rendering for a space elevator of the future.

There is no shortage of ideas in the fast-evolving world of transportation, including an elevator stretching thousands of miles into space.

Mo'ne Davis of Pennsylvania pitches during the United States division game at the Little League World Series tournament at Lamade Stadium on August 20, 2014 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

The Little League Baseball World Series, which holds its championship this weekend, has become a big-money sports event.

Food: Love me tender, love me…ugly Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 1:18 AM ET

Get ready to embrace ugly vegetables as your supermarket could soon stock them - in hope that you will cut down on food waste.

The 5 best Wall Street movie villains Thu, 21 Aug '14 | 2:44 PM ET
Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko in the 1987 Oliver Stone film, "Wall Street."

Here are the five best Wall Street movie villains of all time—and what they'd say about Yellen and the Fed if they were at Jackson Hole this week.

$900 for a cupcake? This one's topped with gold Thu, 21 Aug '14 | 11:03 AM ET
Le Dolci bakery’s $900 cupcake

Le Dolci bakery recently whipped up the treat for a customer who wanted to buy "something special" for his wife's 40th birthday.

New helmet cam shows coaches what players see Thu, 21 Aug '14 | 11:49 AM ET
Helmet Cam by Sports Video Innovations.

A new helmet with an embedded HD video camera is taking professional and college football by storm.

Vote now: Would you ride a flying motorcycle? Tue, 19 Aug '14 | 10:02 AM ET
From left: Hoverbike and Skully AR-1

Start-ups are innovating the way bikers easy ride, including these two ideas currently being crowdfunded: a hoverbike and a smart helmet.

The most valuable NFL team is … Wed, 20 Aug '14 | 4:44 PM ET

The NFL is the most lucrative league in the world, and this is the highest valued team in the league, according to Forbes.

Cramer adds a CEO to his Wall of Shame Wed, 20 Aug '14 | 6:34 PM ET

When an executive really drops the ball, Cramer puts them on the Wall of Shame. Someone new has just made the dubious list!

Mohamed El-Erian

If wages improve in the next few jobs reports, then the Fed may change its view on raising interest rates, Mohamed El-Erian said.

Dancing with drag queens or indulging in cuisine from war zones are just a couple of off-the-mark dining attractions one can experience in the U.S.

A Red Lobster restaurant is shown in Peoria, Ill.

Darden Restaurants has told shareholders that Red Lobster smells like week-old fish. But to other investors, it was described as a treat.

More iPhone 6 images leak Wed, 20 Aug '14 | 11:03 AM ET

Another day, another iPhone 6 leak.

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R) and his running mate Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) smile while greeting workers at a GOP Victory Center on November 6, 2012 in Richmond Heights, Ohio.

Rep. Paul Ryan also tells CNBC that Obamacare must be repealed before it implodes "under it's own weight."

President Barack Obama spoke alongside then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as he held a Cabinet meeting at the White House in 2012.

GOP control of both the House and Senate would provide Hillary Clinton a clearer target courting voters fatigued by Washington dysfunction.

A unit of Hain Celestial Group is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.