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Meet the banks of the future Sun, 27 Apr '14 | 7:00 AM ET
Fast-forward to the future: ING Direct's concept for digitized bank branches

As banks fight for profit, branches will be retooled into community hubs with interactive tech so consumers can do a host of retail transactions.

10 essentials for a sweet home office life Sun, 27 Apr '14 | 12:00 PM ET

More workers are living the freelance or telecommute life. To get the job done, they need the right equipment. Here are 10 home office essentials.

Formula One Singapore Grand Prix on September 22, 2013.

Long associated with glitz, bravado and lavish spending, Formula One has also delivered a boost to revenues and dictated consumer tastes, according to the cars' manufacturers.

Jim Koch

In an interview with Esquire Magazine, Boston Beer founder and Chairman Jim Koch reveals his secret to staying in control while drinking.

The $5,000 cocktail, and other pricey drinks Sat, 26 Apr '14 | 10:00 AM ET

Would you spend $100 on a cocktail? How about $5,000? What's in the new trend of super-splurge cocktails.

Tesla's Elon Musk earned HOW MUCH last year?! Fri, 25 Apr '14 | 7:23 AM ET
Elon Musk, billionaire, co-founder and chief executive officer of Tesla Motors Inc.

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk was paid just under $70,000 in 2013. But he could be in line for much, much more.

Three hi-tech gadgets for your home Fri, 25 Apr '14 | 9:04 AM ET

From smartphones to smart watches, there are plenty of gadgets for people. Now, there are a few worth getting for your home.

The 10 best jobs for 2014 (One word: STEM) Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 3:30 PM ET

Math and science guys (and ladies) crushed it on the best jobs list this year. They are in demand. *HIGH FIVE!*

The Northwestern union vote may not mean much Fri, 25 Apr '14 | 12:14 PM ET
Kain Colter, No. 2 of the Northwestern Wildcats, passes against the Syracuse Orange at Ryan Field in September 2013 in Evanston, Ill.

It's likely to be months before results of the vote are known. The outcome may not be as crucial as what the NLRB in Washington decides.

Ronald McDonald: Out with the old, in with the new...

The Twitterverse has spoken: Ronald McDonald's new look has gotten a thumbs down so far.

Cashin: What will cause panic among 'baby bears' Thu, 24 Apr '14 | 12:52 PM ET
Art Cashin

Veteran trader Art Cashin breaks down the market conditions that could panic "baby bears" and send stocks to new record highs.

'Grateful Dead' enters streaming wars Fri, 25 Apr '14 | 9:24 AM ET
Bob Weir of The Grateful Dead performs during the 'Move Me Brightly' 70th Birthday Tribute for Jerry Garcia at TRI Studios on August 3, 2012 in San Rafael, California.

Bob Weir is partnering with RDIO to upgrade the quality of streaming music.

Why it may not be smart to sell in May Thu, 24 Apr '14 | 6:10 PM ET
Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

As earnings season reaches the halfway mark, the focus is on whether profit growth is good enough to keep the market moving higher.

First lady Michelle Obama takes questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC.

A young girl gave the first lady her dad's résumé at an event after telling Mrs. Obama that her dad had been out of work for three years.

Income inequality is growing and the rich keep getting richer. In 25 years a serial entrepreneur with grand visions may cross the wealth threshold.

Think you have the worst job? Check the list Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 4:03 PM ET

Few things unite us like complaining about our jobs. Think you have one of the worst? Click ahead for the 10 worst jobs for 2014.

Northwestern Coach Pat Fitzgerald has urged his football players to vote no on a bid to form a union. The vote is set for Friday.

When the NLRB ruled that scholarship football players could unionize, the Northwestern began a wide-ranging campaign to defeat a vote, NYT reports.

Men want new fashion—underneath their clothes Thu, 24 Apr '14 | 10:26 AM ET

Men are playing a bigger role in choosing fashionable underwear, which helped the category's sales grow 4 percent, according to a report.

Introducing, Movie Star Barbie. No, really Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 5:42 PM ET
Hollywood Premiere Barbie Doll

Barbie will soon come to life on a big screen in her movie debut. Production is set to start by the end of the year.

Amazon launches Prime Pantry.

With a new service called Prime Pantry, Amazon is betting that Prime customers will agree to pony up and pay for shipping for some items.

Warren Buffett: Stocks aren't 'too frothy' now Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 3:12 PM ET
Warren Buffett

In an interview on CNBC, Buffett also criticized Coca-Cola's controversial equity plan, but said Berkshire Hathaway abstained on the shareholder vote.

This car's value just rose 525%...Here's how Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 1:17 PM ET
2002 Aston Martin Vanquish featuring 50 N.B.A. Hall of Fame athletes’ signatures

When you're spending six-figures on a luxury sports car, most people inspect it for marks, but for this 2002 Aston Martin Vanquish, the more marks the better.

Cost of attending a wedding surges 75 percent Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 2:49 PM ET

A new American Express study finds the average cost to attend a wedding is surging to $592.

Book a room at the Four Seasons private jet Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 9:32 AM ET

Four Seasons has a new weapon in the luxury travel wars: its own Boeing 757.

There is a growing file of vigilante "arrests" and disappearances in East Ukraine, the Financial Times reports.

Extra crispy: French fry truck catches fire Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 2:12 PM ET
Truck fire in the Wal-Mart parking lot, Waterville, Maine.

A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.

Buffalo Bills cheerleaders: Give me a r-a-i-s-e! Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 10:34 AM ET
Buffalo Bills cheerleaders the Buffalo Jills perform before NFL game action against the New England Patriots at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 8, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York.

Buffalo Bills cheerleaders are suing for better wages. The cheerleaders say the Buffalo Bills paid them nothing for working at NFL games.

Expectations and frustrations for Apple fans Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 12:35 PM ET
The Apple iPhone 5C at an Apple Store in Palo Alto, Calif.

Rumors are swirling around Apple as news of a larger screen and a delayed product launch excite and disappoint consumers at once.

HBO is coming to Amazon Fire TV ... sort of Wed, 23 Apr '14 | 9:16 AM ET

Tony Soprano is coming to Amazon Fire TV. The dragons from "Game of Thrones," however, are taking their sweet time.

CEO pay is out of line: Jesse Ventura Tue, 22 Apr '14 | 5:42 PM ET
Jesse Ventura

CEOs and physical laborers should be closer in pay, former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura told CNBC on Tuesday.