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Why new bans on school junk food ads won't fly Wed, 26 Feb '14 | 8:03 AM ET
First Lady Michelle Obama eats lunch with school children in the cafeteria at Parklawn Elementary School in Alexandria, Virginia, January 25, 2012.

Junk food marketers may still be able to reach students. Here's how.

Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank" said he's torn between the upside of legal marijuana sales and possibly running afoul of the federal government.

Seattle's airport will soon get a dose of indie cred as the grunge-famous Sub Pop label starts selling vinyl and CDs, and hosting gigs.

Slumping Diet Coke goes Slurpee Wed, 26 Feb '14 | 12:43 PM ET
Diet Coke Frost

More than three decades after hitting the market, Diet Coke brand is experimenting with a frozen variety for the first time.

Risk of a bank run heightens in Ukraine Wed, 26 Feb '14 | 6:54 AM ET

Fears of a bank run in Ukraine are rising, as central bank reserves sink and some 7 percent of bank deposits were lost in just 3 days.

One of the six decaying metal canisters filled with 1800s-era U.S. gold coins unearthed in California by two people who want to remain anonymous.

A Calif. couple out walking their dog stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.

What's making Jim Cramer nervous about stocks Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 2:13 PM ET
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

The stock market has split into two camps right now, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Tuesday. He breaks down the difference between them.

Pot: How two cities are handling it differently Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 10:47 AM ET

About 60 miles northeast of Denver a battle between legal marijuana is going on. While Greeley, Colo., is shunning marijuana, neighboring Garden City is celebrating it.

Want your own office? Here's one talking point Wed, 26 Feb '14 | 12:59 PM ET
Is an open-floor plan at your work making you sick?

If you've been wanting to abandon your cubicle to get your own office, there are good scientific excuses that may convince your boss.

Journalists are investigating thousands of documents found in a river near and also within the palace that belonged to the ex-president of Ukraine.

Ukrainians found documents dumped into a river along the former president's estate that they hope will reveal wrongdoing.

Tell-all on Pimco was 'overblown,' Gross says Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 3:16 PM ET
Mohamed El-Erian and Bill Gross

Public shouting matches. A tense working atmosphere. A man at the top running amok. These are not the things one usually associates with Pimco.

Scouting the 'next private equity paradise' Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 3:33 PM ET

Private equity investors sitting on a record amount of cash are poised to leap into southern Europe after shunning the region for years.

Jobs, Gates, Buffett: 100 who changed business Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 8:00 AM ET
Howard Stern, Martha Stewart and Steve Jobs.

These are the people who have had the greatest influence, who caused the most disruption in business over the past 25 years.

Inside the palace of Ukraine's former president Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 11:56 AM ET
CNBC visits the palace of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.

Regular Ukrainians traveling to view President Viktor Yanukovych's property are stunned by its opulence.

Insure.com has ranked car insurance premiums in every state. Here are the five best and five worst places to find affordable auto insurance.

Unique funding stories from three start-ups Tue, 25 Feb '14 | 3:36 PM ET

Only so many entrepreneurs hit the venture capital jackpot. Others need to get creative and use some unorthodox tactics.

Let’s see, there’s the trantrum thrower. The tattler. The crybaby. Tips for dealing with childish behavior at work. Waaaaaaaah!

Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., speaks during an interview in New York, Oct. 22, 2013.

Warren Buffett says if you want to make money from the stock market you should look at how he made money with two small real estate investments.

Five years ago, the American political landscape changed due in large part to one fed-up CNBC journalist.

John Lefevre is the anonymous tweeter behind the Goldman Sachs Elevator twitter account.

There is a good reason Goldman Sachs has been unable to uncover the employee behind the @GSElevator Twitter account: he doesn't work at the firm.

With economic data muted and the stock market in rally mode, Jim Cramer thinks these stocks are likely to attract bulls.

Chairman Ben Bernanke speaks after the Fed meeting in December.

Ben Bernanke, who stepped down last month after eight years as chairman of the Federal Reserve, is planning a memoir.

Caution tape is wrapped around a vehicle that crashed into a tree during a storm in January in Snellville, Ga.

This year's severe winter weather in the U.S. could easily add up to one of the top five costliest since 1980, causing over $1.5 billion in insured losses so far.

A 'Jeopardy' villain? Stop it, haters Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 2:24 PM ET
Arthur Chu

"Jeopardy" whiz Arthur Chu found a way to win the game—and a hatefest erupted on Twitter. Hey, America, why do you hate people who figure out how to be successful?

Daytona speedway getting 21st century tuneup Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 7:16 AM ET
A car on its way to the Daytona inspection station Feb. 21, 2014.

NASCAR's $400 million renovation of its primary stadium won't make a dent in rain delays, but it aims to appeal to a more diverse, plugged-in crowd.

New tech gadgets to turbocharge your business Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 9:00 AM ET

To boost competitiveness, companies of every ilk are eyeing exciting new breakthroughs—from drones and eye-tracking devices to biometric ID checking.

Bad news: Gasoline prices aren't done going up Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 1:04 PM ET

Gasoline prices, already up about 12 cents in two weeks, are expected to rise before topping out in the spring.

How can you make money with bitcoin? Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 6:00 AM ET

Although risky and still unregulated, the digital currency has value. But how do you make money?

Samsung smartwatch: New name, new start? Mon, 24 Feb '14 | 4:09 AM ET
Samsung Galaxy Gear

Samsung kicked off the 2014 Mobile World Congress by unveiling two new smartwatch models to succeed its original Galaxy Gear.

Dutch speedskating coach: US football 'sucks' Thu, 20 Feb '14 | 11:18 AM ET
CNBC's Joe Kernen square's off with Netherlands speedskating coach Jillert Anema

Jillert Anema says America's weak speedskating performance comes from a lack of competition and support for skaters in the U.S.