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The super toys of the super (self-made) rich Fri, 6 Jun '14 | 6:00 AM ET

These self-made millionaires and billionaires have expensive hobbies, but it wasn't always that way.

Hotel Carter in Times Square, New York.

A field of 25 bidders has been narrowed to a final few who want to buy a Times Square hotel infamous for winning a dubious "dirty" honor.

Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates the game-winning goal by Justin Williams as the Kings defeated the Rangers 3-2 in Game One of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Staples Center on June 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

In a rare opportunity, the NHL can capitalize on a championship series between the nation's two largest media markets.

Cronuts help celebrate National Doughnut Day.

As coffee and milk costs rise for companies, they may have to push off these price hikes onto consumers in the future.

Let's set some ground rules for Casual Friday Fri, 6 Jun '14 | 11:36 AM ET

From the khakis guy to the too-casual guy, here are some stereotypes to avoid on casual Fridays this summer on Wall Street.

Analyze Yodaspeak you will Fri, 6 Jun '14 | 1:55 PM ET

"Star Wars" fans are turning phrases into Yodaspeak and Grammarly has come up with rules for speaking like the small Jedi. They call it "yodifying."

If you're among the many who want to stream Netflix's second season of "Orange is the New Black," and it starts buffering, who should you blame?

Kreutzer Stradivari

One of the world's priciest violins, a Stradivari, was hidden away in a closet for decades. Now, it's back in the spotlight and up for auction.

Chef Bobby Flay

Bobby Flay talks about the state of the consumer and rising food costs.

David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management

Widely followed hedge fund manager David Tepper told CNBC Thursday his market worries from May have eased "to a certain extent."

Bill Gross

Pimco's outflows were a rough patch, but the firm is now moving ahead, its founder and chief investment officer Bill Gross said Thursday.

Many baby wipes and fast food items contain the preservative sodium benzoate.

The same food additives Panera plans to ditch remain widespread in fast food, even as some chains simplify menus to cater to evolving taste buds.

A $100 million idea that no one knows about Thu, 5 Jun '14 | 10:31 AM ET

Like Kayak and airline tickets, SeatGeek helps customers find seats for various entertainment venues. Can they succeed if no one knows about them?

Oops! $10 million yacht sinks after launch Wed, 4 Jun '14 | 10:36 AM ET

A $10 million, 90-foot yacht was being launched in Washington state when it suddenly capsized.

California Chrome could break betting records Thu, 5 Jun '14 | 11:29 AM ET
The betting window at Belmont Park.

Past Triple Crown bids have boosted wagering on Belmont Stakes racing, and California Chrome's popularity could drive new records.

Back-to-school shopping at Staples.

Retailers are beginning to push next year's school necessities before many children have closed the book on the current semester.

Hog farmers cooked and shared their best pork dishes right outside a barn housing live pigs at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa.

Lloyd C. Blankfein, chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs Group, center, walks with Gary D. Cohn, Goldman's president and chief operating officer.

A book hitting the stores Tuesday by CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a look inside the powerful group that runs the commodities trade.

Fiat launches lower-cost Maserati at $68,000 Wed, 4 Jun '14 | 10:48 AM ET
Maserati Ghibli

Carmaker Fiat is boosting sales of its luxury Maserati brand by adding a new, lower-priced, mid-sized Maserati to its lineup.

Man figures out how to jam Google Glass WiFi Wed, 4 Jun '14 | 2:48 PM ET

Does the thought of being surreptitiously recorded by some Google Glass "Explorer" without your permission make you a tad angry?

It may not seem like it when you pile on popcorn, candy, and soda, but the cost of going to the movies has not gone up that much in the past decade.

Even if a zombie apocalypse doesn't top your list of worries, it's a smart idea to prepare for one.

McLaren in the black for the first time Wed, 4 Jun '14 | 9:15 AM ET

Supercar manufacturer McLaren made a profit for the first time last year, on demand for its £1m P1 model and a boom in Asian demand.

Panera to overhaul menu, ditch the fake stuff Tue, 3 Jun '14 | 10:23 AM ET

The move is as part of a 'Food Policy' Panera unveiled that outlines its commitment to 'clean' and 'simple' ingredients.

Google Maps gives directions for your dragon Tue, 3 Jun '14 | 3:47 PM ET
Still from HBO's "Game of Thrones"

Dragons are faster than cars, bikes or pedestrians. It is known. Or at least that is what a new Google Maps Easter egg says.

China plans to set a cap on its CO2 emissions from 2016, just a day after the United States announced new targets for its power sector.

Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett may have a magic touch with stocks, but two stocks have tarnished that touch for the year. USA Today reports.

Seattle approves highest US minimum wage Mon, 2 Jun '14 | 7:02 PM ET
Visitors in Seattle's Kerry Park

The Seattle City Council on Monday unanimously approved a $15 hourly minimum wage — the highest in the nation.

Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino wears a weary scowl after he was sacked by New England Patriots defensive end Willie McGinest in fourth quarter action on Nov. 3, 1996.

Marino and 14 other plaintiffs join more than 4,800 others who allege the NFL misled players about the long-term dangers of concussions.

Cashin: Fund managers 'paralyzed' by ECB wait Mon, 2 Jun '14 | 5:06 PM ET
Art Cashin

All eyes remain fixed on Thursday's big monetary policy meeting in Europe, veteran trader Art Cashin told CNBC on Monday.