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As CNBC embarks on its second quarter-century, it can look back on a world of business and finance transformed from when it started in 1989.

Buffett: This is huge for mom & pop investors Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 9:39 AM ET
Warren Buffett

The biggest change over the past 25 for investing is that it's less expensive for individuals, billionaire investor Warren Buffett tells CNBC.

Matt Damon dicussing the world's water crisis at 2014 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

If there came an opportunity to invest in the Los Angeles Clippers, Hollywood superstar Matt Damon says he's definitely interested.

The feud's over! Ackman, Icahn are friends again Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 11:08 AM ET
Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn

Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn, whose epic battle on CNBC stunned Wall Street, exchanged pleasantries last week and decided to forgive each other.

Apple cuts price of MacBook Air by $100 Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 12:22 PM ET
Apple Macbook Air

On Tuesday, Apple announced that its ultra-slim notebooks would cost $100 less and boast the latest version of Intel's Haswell processor.

Which costs more? Kentucky Derby vs Super Bowl Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 2:52 PM ET
Fans gather at the entrance of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

Talk about an expensive price tag: The highest-priced ticket listed for Saturday's Kentucky Derby is $9,300.

Toyota withdrawal a blow to California city Mon, 28 Apr '14 | 11:11 PM ET
Toyota Motor Corp dealership in Richmond, California.

Toyota Motor's decision to move its North American sales headquarters from California to Texas was met by disbelief in Torrance.

Pickens: Natural gas prices are ready to rise Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 1:23 PM ET
Boone Pickens

Nat gas prices are set to go higher, according to the chairman and CEO of energy-focused investment firm BP Capital.

Adam Silver, NBA Commissioner.

Fans, players, owners, advertisers—all eyes will be watching when Commissioner Adam Silver discusses the NBA's probe of Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

10 innovations that changed the world Tue, 29 Apr '14 | 2:08 AM ET

How has innovation changed the way we live? We take a look at 10 of the world's most significant industrial advances and assess their impact.

Art Cashin: Why stocks eased from highs Mon, 28 Apr '14 | 12:45 PM ET

Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services tells CNBC's Bob Pisani why stocks rallied this morning and then dropped back from their highs.

Rent-a-Rolex? Luxe watches go timeshare Mon, 28 Apr '14 | 11:09 AM ET
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chrono: $25,000.

A start-up company called Eleven James has launched a timepiece timeshare that allows customers to get a new luxury watch every couple of months for an annual fee.

For sale: 421,000 shares in a tight end Mon, 28 Apr '14 | 12:56 PM ET
San Francisco 49ers Veron Davis

Most football fans are already personally invested in the fortunes of their favorite players. Now they can get a return on that investment.

Chase closing accounts of porn stars: Report Sat, 26 Apr '14 | 12:18 PM ET
Adult film actress Jesse Jane.

Chase Bank is closing the accounts of hundreds of people who work in the adult industry, according to multiple reports

Taco Bell's waffle taco.

The breakfast battle is on between McDonald's and Taco Bell. The two companies have invested in the market where billions of dollars are at stake.

Google's driverless car can navigate a city Mon, 28 Apr '14 | 10:03 AM ET
Google's driverless car.

Google says it has turned a corner in its pursuit of a car that can drive itself.

When your CEO neighbor isn't so neighborly Sat, 26 Apr '14 | 10:00 AM ET
American billionaire Ira Leon Rennert.

From Jobs and Trump to Ellison and Page, here are some examples of wealthy execs who became embroiled in battles with their neighbors.

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.