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Patrick Stewart at the NYSE on Nov. 7, 2013.

Patrick Stewart says the social networking site has given his acting career a new boost since his days as "Star Trek" Capt. Jean-Luc Picard.

U.K. Equalities Minister Jo Swinson with Debenhams' plus-sized mannequins

One of Britain's largest department store chains has introduced plus-sized mannequins at its flag-ship store.

Burger King to bring back Big Mac knockoff Tue, 5 Nov '13 | 1:25 PM ET
Burger King Big King

What has two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles and onions on a sesame bun? Burger King's latest sandwich.

Gov. Chris Christie arrives to speak at his Election Day victory party Tuesday night.

Chris Christie's ability to bring together deeply divided Republicans would be a key factor in a possible presidential run, the authors of "Double Down" told CNBC.

Steven A. Cohen

The decision to indict a company, and to spare, at least for now, its founder and billionaire manager has ignited criticism. The NYT reports.

Officers in the parking lot of the Garden State Plaza Mall in Paramus, N.J., on Nov. 4 after reports of a shooter

A shooting at a New Jersey mall raises new questions about what stores are doing to keep people safe during their busiest months.

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after hitting a two-run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals in the sixth inning of Game Two of the World Series on October 24, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.

World Series MVP David Ortiz, of the Red Sox, loves Red Sox fans and was honored to win the World Series after the Boston marathon bombing.

Twitter's ambitions: #ChangeWorld #MakeMoney Tue, 5 Nov '13 | 12:58 PM ET
A user checks a Twitter feed.

Can a community of swift messaging transform into a serious, profitable venture? A look inside Twitter's business model and ambitions.

Former BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins

BlackBerry needs massive changes that it has little time to make, experts said Monday.

No moment in life is either too serious or too trivial to pass without someone providing a rapid, vapid response through social media.

Sky may not be falling on Hong Kong property Mon, 4 Nov '13 | 9:24 PM ET

Analysts tipping the sky may fall on Hong Kong property, forecasting as much as 30 percent price declines, may just be playing Chicken Little.

Nine daredevils make an amazing escape after two planes collided at 12,000 feet, all seen in footage captured on helmet cameras.

I'm 16 and I think all teens NEED Facebook Mon, 4 Nov '13 | 2:24 PM ET

You know that 13-year old who said none of her friends use Facebook? This 16-year old has a message for her: When you get to high school, you're gonna NEED a Facebook page!

Business eyes a 3-way ocean shipping armada Sat, 2 Nov '13 | 7:00 AM ET
CMA CMG shipping.

The world's three largest ocean carriers are forming an "alliance" on the trade routes connecting the world's three biggest economic centers.

Dennis Gartman, editor and publisher of The Gartman Letter

"If crude oil makes its way lower, I think it spells the demise of the solar energy phenomenon," the commodities trader says.

Check out a solar phenomenon known as "the canyon of fire".

Artwork looted by Nazis recovered in Munich Mon, 4 Nov '13 | 4:58 AM ET
Hermann Goering and Adolf Hitler admire a painting.

A trove of 1,500 works of art plundered by the Nazis has been discovered in Munich, according to a German news magazine report.

Airlines are using new seat designs that allow an extra row of seats into economy cabins and, in some cases, an extra seat into existing rows.

President Barack Obama

This small-business owner who had his insurance canceled has a message for President Obama: Here's what you should have said, Mr. President.

Janet Yellen

The idea that "extreme dove" Janet Yellen would taper soon after taking the helm of the Fed is just "wishful thinking," said Peter Schiff,CEO of Euro Pacific Capital.

Miss America: It's a year of 'giving back' Mon, 4 Nov '13 | 6:04 AM ET

Nina Davuluri, Miss America 2014, discusses her duties and schedule, how she dealt with negative racial remarks and her ambitions of becoming a doctor.

Michele Bachmann: Make Obamacare voluntary Fri, 1 Nov '13 | 8:45 AM ET
U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)

Instead of coercing Americans to buy a product they don’t want from a website that doesn’t work, let’s give them more choices and make Obamacare voluntary, said Rep. Michele Bachmann.

Who's the richest person in your state? Wed, 30 Oct '13 | 7:00 AM ET
Bill Gates

Wealth-X has put together a list of all 50 states with their top wealth-holders. A look at how the states stack up.

India's gold fever cools this Diwali Fri, 1 Nov '13 | 5:37 AM ET

Indian consumers' appetite for gold jewelry appears to have eased for Diwali as high gold prices and the sluggish economy dampen demand.

Here are 10 ways yachts are going high tech Fri, 1 Nov '13 | 2:24 PM ET

Here are some examples of the cutting-edge updates—both essential and indulgent—that shipbuilders are making to stay in the race.

Fan-tache-stic: Why business loves Movember Thu, 31 Oct '13 | 8:24 AM ET
A technician applies a mustache to the wax figure of David Cameron at Madame Tussauds Museum in London

Fundraising initiative Movember has seen a phenomenal rise for a charity idea that started off as a joke among friends in a bar.

Sriracha chili sauce

A California factory town's attempt to shut down production of Sriracha sauce heads to court until the company gets rid of the plant's smelly fumes.

A bum deal? EU to roll out toilet flush law Thu, 31 Oct '13 | 11:02 AM ET

The European Union has long had a reputation for micro-managing. Now the EU has found another pressing matter: toilet flushing.

The houses aren't haunted, but locations, facades even market realities may send a chill through buyers and sellers alike. What can you get for a cool million?

Why 401(k) savers don't have enough to retire Wed, 30 Oct '13 | 6:00 AM ET

Most Americans with 401(k) and other defined contribution plans are accumulating debt faster than they're saving for retirement.