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"Shark Tank's" Daymond John, founder and CEO of FUBU, established a market for urban apparel. Find out about other entrepreneurs whose products created new markets.

Executive orders coming? Here's how they work Tue, 28 Jan '14 | 1:42 PM ET

Executive orders are as old as the Constitution itself and usually steeped in controversy. Here's how they work.

Poll: The 25 most important of the last 25 years Fri, 17 Jan '14 | 10:55 AM ET

The top 100 people who have had the greatest influence, sparked the biggest changes and caused the most disruption over the past twenty five years.

Quarterback Kain Colter of the Northwestern Wildcats in a game against the Iowa Hawkeyes in 2013.

In a first for college sports, a group of athletes at Northwestern university are asking to form a union.

Can someone make a living off of their hobby? Meet some people who left the security of their jobs and found success in their labors of love.

George Calvert Springer-Robinson, left, reads to pass the time at a McDonald's where he and his buddies are regulars, in Brooklyn, New York, Jan. 23, 2014.

Nationwide, McD’s restaurants have been adopted as a coffeehouse for people, who stay for hours over one purchase, frustrating managers and owners.

Aloft hotels in New York and California are letting guests open their rooms with a smartphone app.

5 tax-advantaged investments for 2014 Tue, 28 Jan '14 | 10:17 AM ET

The introduction of some new investment income taxes have increased the value of tax-advantaged investment strategies.

How to play Obama's State of the Union speech Tue, 28 Jan '14 | 12:52 PM ET

The president's State of the Union address could hit on topics affecting a wide range of companies and industries. What you need to know.

Adult stars take health into their own hands Mon, 27 Jan '14 | 12:45 PM ET
Adult film actress Chanel Preston, who is concerned that performers don't have enough control over health issues.

After a rash of HIV cases, adult performers have taken steps ranging from extra testing to outing fellow actors.

The 15 most bizarre Super Bowl bets Mon, 27 Jan '14 | 8:42 AM ET
Reporters Erin Andrews and Pam Oliver.

When the Broncos take on the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday, gamblers will be risking money on a series of unique, novelty prop bets.

Stephen Roach, former chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia

Despite signs that the U.S. economy is gaining traction, Stephen Roach, ex-chairman of Morgan Stanley, says the recovery appears to be a "false dawn."

Scarlett Johansson stars in a SodaStream Super Bowl ad.

The Super Bowl is the biggest day of the year for Madison Avenue, and this year's is expected to be the most watched, and the most expensive ever.

Pete Seeger performing in 2012

The folk singer and activist Pete Seeger died in New York on Monday at the age of 94.

How to read a 10-K report like Warren Buffett Mon, 27 Jan '14 | 10:31 AM ET

Star mutual fund managers reveal secrets behind the stock-picking strategies buried in corporate filings.

Steve Jobs (L), Chairman of Apple Computers, and John Sculley, Apple's president, pose with the new Macintosh personal computer, New York City, January 16, 1984.

Although groundbreaking Apple products had sticker prices ranging from $399 to $2,495, the opportunity cost of owning them is actually much higher.

WTF! Is your workplace a 'hotbed of profanity'? Sat, 25 Jan '14 | 11:00 AM ET
Leonardo DiCaprio in "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Does profanity belong in the modern workplace? Hell, yes, some say. But read this before you start dropping f-bombs at work.

And the most attractive people drive a... Mon, 27 Jan '14 | 1:46 PM ET

If you’re single and planning a trip to the car dealership, the type of vehicle you decide on may determine your chances of finding love.

Why the Super Bowl makes for super TV sales Sat, 25 Jan '14 | 7:00 AM ET

Believe it or not, the Super Bowl offers some of the best TV sales of the year. Here's how to find the best deals.

Television host Ed Sullivan with the Beatles on the set of his variety series on Feb. 9, 1964.

A half century after appearing on Ed Sullivan, the Fab Four continue to have a financial impact as the business of Beatlemania grows.

The tiny change that made AT&T almost $8 billion Thu, 23 Jan '14 | 11:26 AM ET

When it comes to pensions, a guess about a fraction of a percentage point can be worth billions of dollars to big corporations.

In best hotels lists, old and new media matter Sat, 25 Jan '14 | 3:00 PM ET
The lobby at The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Baedeker Guides are long gone, but many of the traditional travel guides retain their influence when they produce a best-of list.

Cramer: Ugly truth about your 401(k) Thu, 23 Jan '14 | 6:44 PM ET

Lots of people say it’s smart to max out your 401(k) plan. Cramer isn’t one of them.

How to get help with your taxes for free Fri, 24 Jan '14 | 8:00 AM ET

The IRS and other agencies offer programs to help people file their taxes or get basic tax questions answered without paying fees.

Cecil Chao (middle)

Hong Kong business tycoon Cecil Chao may double the dowry for any man that can win the love of his lesbian daughter.

Customers leave a Sears store in Chicago.

Get ready for the next era in retail—one that will be characterized by far fewer shops and smaller store footprints.

U2 in free music deal for AIDS charity Thu, 23 Jan '14 | 2:00 PM ET
Bono participates at the 2014 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

Bank of America, the Gates Foundation and others will donate money to (RED) for every download of a U2 song during the Super Bowl halftime show.

Hamptons mansion sales cool off Thu, 23 Jan '14 | 11:21 AM ET
This beachfront home in South Hampton is currently on the market for $45 million.

The Hamptons real estate market cooled last quarter, prompting questions about whether a broader downturn in the luxury real estate market is ahead.

NFL legend in beer ad: Don't drink and drive Wed, 22 Jan '14 | 9:16 AM ET
Defensive end Bruce Smith of the Washington Redskins against the Dallas Cowboys at FedEx Field on December 14, 2003 in Landover, Maryland.

One of the most dominant players in pro football history, is about to appear in a Bud Light ad against drunk driving.

Aetna could be forced out of Obamacare: CEO Wed, 22 Jan '14 | 7:32 AM ET
Mark Berolini, CEO of Aetna.

Aetna's CEO says Obamacare has failed to attract the uninsured, and he offered a scenario in which the company could be forced to pull out of program.