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Neil Young speaks at the 2014 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival on March 11, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

Neil Young is venturing in the start-up world with Pono, a portable music player through crowdfunding site Kickstarter.

McDonald's hit with lawsuits over 'stolen' wages Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 12:00 PM ET
A pedestrian walks past a McDonald's restaurant in San Pablo, California, Jan. 22, 2014.

This is the latest in a string of actions by fast-food workers, many of whom earn minimum wage, to protest how much they are paid.

Wit and Wisdom of Carl Icahn     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 12:00 AM ET
Carl Icahn

Check out Carl Icahn's greatest hits and misses over the years.

Companies selected this year by IHS CERA as "energy pioneers" have big ideas about how to avert energy nightmares and solve sustainability issues.

If you’ve got $10,000 for investment, here’s how Cramer would put that money to work, right here and right now.

The private jet market's haves and have nots Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 7:00 AM ET
Gulfstream G650

While the broader private jet market has been slow to recover, demand and prices for the biggest, most expensive private planes are soaring.

4 million renters want to buy. Can they? Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 9:03 AM ET

A new study says 10 percent of all renters want to buy a home this year, but face considerable hurdles like tight credit and higher prices.

On vacation in Maui, Hawaii.

A warm-weather vacation this time of year doesn't mean you'll have to contend with college students gone wild.

'Serene' megayacht finds safe harbor from Putin Wed, 12 Mar '14 | 11:43 AM ET
M/V Serene 440-foot yacht owned by Yuri Scheffler, the founder of Stolichnaya Vodka.

Vodka magnate Yuri Scheffler, visiting in New York, says he feels sorry for Ukraine. "There is only one law in Russia, and it's called 'Putin.'"

Finally, a wearable device that isn't hideous Wed, 12 Mar '14 | 2:36 PM ET

The start-up Cuff is working to make wearables stylish by making them look like jewelry.

Necker Island, in the British Virgin Islands

Imagine the following help wanted ad. "Now Hiring: Candidate wanted to take a $1 million trip around the world—for free."

Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services explains why Wall Street is so concerned that copper prices are falling.

President Obama played straight man to comic Zach Galifianakis, subjecting himself to a bitingly sarcastic interview in order to tout Obamacare.

The harsh winter that has gripped much of the U.S. has taken a toll on the golf industry, costing it millions a day.

The use of GPS trackers on the elderly - especially those with dementia - looks set to boom, and could even save the state money.

Go inside a Gulf oil rig with Cramer Wed, 12 Mar '14 | 11:36 AM ET

Jim Cramer takes cameras with him as he tours an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

Starbucks said the mobile tipping option will be available on its update app for iPhones starting March 19. Tipping has never easier.

Singer Celine Dion performs at the Palais Omnisports de Bercy on December 5, 2013 in Paris.

Dion also said in a "Squawk Box" interview that aired Wednesday the music business is not what it used to be. She also contended that live performances are still the best way to experience her music.

Buckle up! Stocks in 'risky territory': Bogle Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 6:01 PM ET
Jack Bogle

Stocks are likely to suffer in the short term, but jumping out of the market is not a smart move for most investors, said Jack Bogle.

Singer Celine Dion sits down with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin to discuss the business of performing in Las Vegas. I love to come here because I can sing a whole show, I don't have to sing a whole album, says Dion.

In a few years the rate of money flow and inflation will start to catch up to each other, eventually sparking a recession, a new analysis from Dick Bove said.

Why a high-tech jet is so hard to find Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 4:30 PM ET
An employee works on the nose of a Boeing Co. 777 airplane at the company's facility in Everett, Washington.

Experts say the technology used to track an airplane is state of the art, and more sophisticated than anything you'll find in a consumer device.

Wealthy women are different. Here's why ... Tue, 11 Mar '14 | 11:10 AM ET
The majority of billionaires on the latest Forbes list who are women made their money from marriage or inheritance. That includes Christy Walton, America’s richest woman and the widow of one of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton’s sons.

Women are more likely to cite frugality, family connections and financial advice as the source of their wealth. Men talk luck and risk-taking.

This is the best divorce predictor Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 12:18 PM ET

Shacking up before marriage doesn't really mean much for divorce rates. No, something else makes the big difference.

Latest on missing Malaysian jet in pictures Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 11:25 AM ET

The international investigation into the mysterious disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight has so far yielded more questions than answers.

Leon Cooperman on where market's headed next Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 3:06 PM ET
Leon Cooperman, Chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors

While the U.S. economy appears to be on "decent footing," Leon Cooperman says that he sees a couple of drags to a real recovery.

Are you confused at tax time? You're not alone. TurboTax provided CNBC with answers to some of the most common questions on its website.

The perfect pitch? Get a handsome man to do it Tue, 11 Mar '14 | 4:40 AM ET

Investors are more likely to put money into a business idea pitched by a man than a woman, according to a new study.

Forex manipulation: How it worked Tue, 11 Mar '14 | 5:38 AM ET

The inquiry into alleged manipulation of the currency market now takes in the world’s biggest banks, traders – and now the U.K’s central bank.

Watch Art Cashin: Factors pushing stocks lower Mon, 10 Mar '14 | 2:30 PM ET

Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services discusses why the U.S. stock market was under pressure Monday.