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States are still not turbocharging job growth Tue, 24 Jun '14 | 4:48 PM ET

States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.

Cronut? So last year. Meet the 'bisnut' Wed, 25 Jun '14 | 3:42 PM ET
Carl's Jr. Bisnut.

Just when you thought restaurants had run out of desserts to combine, a new hybrid has hit select Carl's Jr. menus.

401(k) or IRA: Cramer’s rule to remember Fri, 22 Aug '14 | 6:08 PM ET
Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

Is the company 401(k) a better way to invest for retirement? Or should you go with an IRA?

North Korea issues threat over movie release Wed, 25 Jun '14 | 12:13 PM ET
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg attend the photocall of the movie 'The Interview' on June 18, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.

N. Korea is threatening retaliation if the U.S. does not stop the release of the comedy movie, "The Interview."

Spanish princess charged in corruption case Wed, 25 Jun '14 | 4:43 AM ET
Spain's Cristina de Borbon, sister of the newly-crowned King Felipe VI, leaves a courthouse after testifying in front of judge Jose Castro over tax fraud and money-laundering charges in Palma de Mallorca February 8, 2014.

A Spanish court has formalized charges against Cristina de Borbon, sister of King Felipe VI, and her husband in a corruption investigation.

Bob Dylan lyrics break record in $2M sale Tue, 24 Jun '14 | 1:46 PM ET
Bob Dylan in 1965.

Bob Dylan's original handwritten lyrics to "Like a Rolling Stone" were just sold at a Sotheby's auction for $2.05 million.

Yahoo's chief executive, Marissa Mayer, speaks at the 2014 Cannes Lions in June in Cannes, France.

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Just missed! See the rest of the top 5 states Tue, 24 Jun '14 | 11:25 AM ET

Georgia took the top spot for this year's Top States for Business. But who was close? We counted down the top five for 2014.

Millionaire musician Sting isn't going to leave his kids a dime, prompting many to wonder whether to bequeath money to their own offspring.

Ahead of the IPO, here's what's inside a GoPro Tue, 24 Jun '14 | 1:53 PM ET

If investors believe that GoPro will keep selling millions of cameras then which publicly traded companies could benefit?

Jeremy Meeks

Katherine Angier, mother of "dreamy" Facebook sensation Jeremy Meeks, is turning to crowdfunding to pay for the convicted felon's defense.

LeBron James to become a free agent Tue, 24 Jun '14 | 9:42 AM ET
LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat drives to the basket against Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game Three of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 10, 2014 in Miami.

A person familiar with the situation says LeBron James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contract and become a free agent.

States get nasty in the fight for jobs Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 10:28 AM ET

The recovery is taking hold. Companies are hiring. State finances are looking up. Time for things to get nasty as states vie for business.

Spotting the next Chipotle: Restaurants to watch Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 12:01 PM ET
Project Pie's pizza  #5 (Mozzarella, Ricotta, Gorgonzola, Parmesan, Cracked Black Pepper, Olive Oil, Garlic, Fresh Chopped Basil)

What's the next big thing to pop in dining? These are the top 10 emerging brands, according to social media and online-review data.

The 'holy grail' of rock lyrics could fetch $2M Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 10:43 AM ET
Bob Dylan in 1965, the year Like A Rolling Stone was released.

Bob Dylan's original handwritten lyrics to "Like a Rolling Stone" are coming up for auction.

Gates to grads: 'You can do better than I did' Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 1:47 PM ET
Bill and Melinda Gates at Stanford's graduation ceremony, June 15, 2014

Bill and Melinda Gates told Stanford graduates an optimistic belief in the power of innovation is needed to tackle the world's social problems.

Savvy retirement investment planning Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 8:00 AM ET

Savvy investors need to question which assets should be held in their retirement account and which ones should not.

Make millions off your business before others do Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 12:56 PM ET
Hair Are US founders Ashley Williams, left, and Khat Rabbani

When Khat Rabbani and Ashley Williams started Hair Are Us, they had no idea how fast their business would grow. Next stop: franchising.

A man walks past an American Apparel store on June 19, 2014 in New York City. American Apparel's board has voted to remove the company's controversial CEO, Dov Charney.

The directors of American Apparel rejected a demand to meet and reinstate ousted CEO Dov Charney on Monday, a source close to the matter said.

Where America's minority entrepreneurs are Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 9:56 AM ET
Tampa Bay, Florida.

Ranks of minority entrepreneurs vary across states, according to a report published this month by the Small Business Administration.

What Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking both fear Sat, 21 Jun '14 | 8:56 AM ET

What do Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, two of the great minds of our time fear? The rise of the machines. Their warnings are chilling.

Many small-business owners avoid succession planning but it helps ensure long-term viability and address inheritance and management issues.

Pre-retirees: Your home is not an ATM Sun, 22 Jun '14 | 12:12 PM ET

It's key to figure out how to have your home paid for by the time you retire—and to do what’s necessary to make that happen.

Wacky and original ideas that raised millions Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 10:30 AM ET

Read ahead to see CNBC.com's list of honorable mentions from this year's pool of disruptor nominees.

Disruptive tech companies whose products made people's lives easier, while upending industries in the process.

Arthritis drug leads to full head of hair Mon, 23 Jun '14 | 8:31 AM ET

Researchers have discovered that an FDA-approved arthritis drug may hold the secret to curing hairlessness.

Just itching to hit the slopes every day? If you're super rich, we might have the home for you!

'Dilbert' creator: Email has 'destroyed my soul' Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 12:25 PM ET

"Dilbert" creator Scott Adams tells CNBC he doesn't see a way to get around the problem of everyone's hyper-dependence on email.

Bill Gross: Pimco is one big 'happy kingdom' Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 4:16 PM ET
Bill Gross of PIMCO speaks at the Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago June 19, 2014.

A future of interest rates near zero means slower but more steady growth, according to "Bond King" Bill Gross.

9 entrepreneurs and their cartoon alter egos Fri, 20 Jun '14 | 10:30 AM ET

CNBC's Disruptor 50 tell us what cartoon character they are most like.