Don't Miss


Swimmer Michael Phelps attends a Subway press conference, December 04, 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Michael Phelps's longtime coach, Bob Bowman, announced that the Olympic champion is coming out of his retirement and will be competing again, soon.

Avoid the top 5 estate-planning blunders Mon, 14 Apr '14 | 8:00 AM ET

Estate-planning blunders, from not signing health-care directives to leaving living trusts unfunded, are common—even among the fiscally prudent.

Google Glass helps doctor save a life Mon, 14 Apr '14 | 1:05 PM ET
A man wearing Google Glass at the headquarters of Google Belgium in Brussels.

Google Glass might have another purpose than just entertaining. Dr Horng from Boston said that it helped saved a patient's life last January.

Toying around: Collections are no child's play Sat, 12 Apr '14 | 6:00 AM ET

A look at some of the most popular toys collected as investments, as well as some that, while popular, are losing propositions profit-wise.

Inside Europe's wannabe Silicon Valleys Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 9:28 AM ET
Silicon City, London

“Silicon Allee” may not have the same ring as Silicon Valley, but California’s success has spawned would-be “Silicons” across Europe.

The Kentucky Derby's $1,000 mint julep Mon, 14 Apr '14 | 6:00 AM ET
$1k & $2k mint julep glasses from Brown-Forman for the Kentucky Derby

This is the ninth year for the Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep, but each time the concoction features a different Derby-related theme.

Tiger Woods at the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship, March 9, 2014, in Doral, Fla.

If you've ever wanted to roam the beautiful greens of Augusta, this may be the year to do it.

What's inside a $100 grilled cheese sandwich Fri, 11 Apr '14 | 12:18 PM ET
Zillion Dollar Grilled Cheese by Deca Restaurant

A restaurant inside the Ritz-Carlton Chicago took a luxurious spin on school lunch with the "Zillion Dollar Grilled Cheese," Eater.com said.

To demonstrate his company's product, we asked mCig COO Mark Linkhorst to heat up some mCigs and vape them on camera.

The fried chicken purveyor has debuted a drumstick corsage to add a little poultry to the prom this year.

First-quarter earnings looked very different for two of Wall Street's biggest banks. For Wells Fargo, the news was good. For JPMorgan, not so much.

Cramer: What's behind the selling? Think China Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 6:05 PM ET

Struggling to make sense of the selloff? Cramer explains it all.

Marc Faber

Marc Faber says a 30 percent crash is coming in the next 12 months.

Spare $55 million? Buy this Bahamas island Fri, 11 Apr '14 | 12:11 PM ET
Innocence Island is the largest privately held island in the Bahamas.

Wealthy sunseekers looking for a holiday home will head to New York next month for the auction of the Bahamas' largest private island.

Has the Champagne bubble finally popped? Fri, 11 Apr '14 | 8:44 AM ET

The U.K. is ordering fewer and fewer bottles of Champagne as sparkling alternatives continued to lure consumers away from luxury bubbles.

Mickey Rooney in Rare Objects, 1974.

A victim of financial elder abuse, actor Mickey Rooney died at 93 with just $18,000 in the bank. A look at how to combat this national epidemic.

An employee arranges one-kilogram gold bars for a photograph at a Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. store in Tokyo

This week last year, the price of gold suffered a 15 percent drop inside two trading days and that is unlikely to be reversed, analysts have told CNBC.

McLaren's new $280,000 supercar Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 4:43 PM ET
Maclaren 650S Spider

The 650S is the starter McLaren, priced at around $280,000—about a quarter of the price of its flagship P1 model.

A Pacific Northwest cob home.

As seismic activity in California is shaking things up after a long drought, some residents are looking to build homes with clay.

Apple to issue two new iPhones this fall: Report Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 12:03 PM ET

An Apple analyst says that the tech behemoth plans to release two new iPhones this year with different sized screens.

Crumbs CEO: Cupcakes don't attract enough people Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 11:36 AM ET
A selection of cupcakes is seen at Crumbs Bake Shop.

Since going public in 2011, Crumbs stock has nosedived. Its CEO sat down with CNBC to discuss the business' future and cupcake demand.

Gross: Pimco turmoil a 'near-death experience' Thu, 10 Apr '14 | 8:33 AM ET
Bill Gross

Significant underperformance coupled with the exit of high-profile CEO Mohamed El-Erian caused Gross to re-evaluate the way he was running the firm.

Spike Aerospace developing a supersonic plane that will be windowless and replaced with display screens inside.

Windowless cabins could be the norm within 20 years on small planes in a bid to lighten the load and improve the view.

File photo of a Cathay Pacific jet on the tarmac in Hong Kong.

A Cathay Pacific flight from New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport to Hong Kong wound up being a 34-hour journey.

Top 10 celebrity real estate deals of 2013 Wed, 9 Apr '14 | 3:19 PM ET
The Miami mansion once owned by Gianna Versace finally sold at auction and the current owner plans to turn it into a hotel. Scroll through the slideshow to see the rest of the top celebrity homes that sold last year.

National real estate brokerage Redfin put together a list of the top celebrity real estate sales of 2013.

David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight and K.I.T.T.

David Hasselhoff, of "Knight Rider" and "Baywatch" fame, is set to auction his memorabilia, which spans decades in Hollywood.

Hey Jughead! Archie's going to die? Wed, 9 Apr '14 | 4:48 PM ET

Archie Comics will kill its eponymous hero in an upcoming issue of the "Life With Archie" series.

The Ferrari Hotel is scheduled to open in 2016.

A 5-star hotel will be built in a Ferrari theme park along with rides including the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe.

And the No. 1 source of stress at work is ... Wed, 9 Apr '14 | 12:00 AM ET

Eight out of 10 US workers are stressed out. Can you guess why: Don't make enough money? Annoying co-workers? All of the above?

Coca-Cola stands to lose a big chunk of revenue if a rival buys Monster Beverage. But there's a solution: Acquire the energy drink company.