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Mamma mia! Chipotle to expand into pizza Wed, 18 Dec '13 | 1:10 PM ET
Pizzeria Locale in Denver

The company detailed plans Wednesday for a separate pizza concept with a model emphasizing service and speed.

No matter what the FCC decides, there will be no in-flight phone conversations by passengers on Delta or JetBlue, the airlines say.

Chart of the Day: Bad signs in ocean freight Wed, 18 Dec '13 | 7:00 AM ET
CMA CMG shipping.

There's been a dip in imports and exports, according to the latest figures for ocean container freight in and out of the United States.

Dutch prostitutes are demanding the same retirement tax benefits as professional footballers because of the "hard physical work" they do.

A holiday gift guide for the cigar novice Fri, 13 Dec '13 | 10:55 AM ET

Cigars can help check people off your gift list at the holiday deadline. Here are great options for everyone from the novice to the aficionado.

Inside Jamie Dimon's offbeat holiday card Tue, 17 Dec '13 | 5:44 PM ET
An image purported to be Jamie Dimon's holiday card.

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has sent out his holiday card, featuring his family and a lot of bouncing tennis balls, reported the news website Quartz.

Art Cashin of UBS talks about why traders are expecting a lot of wild swings around tomorrow's Fed announcement.

Jerry Seinfeld has teamed up with Acura on a series of Web-only commercials.

The 10 top-performing global stock markets in 2013 include advanced economies and surprise front-runners such as Greece, Egypt and Argentina.

Fed taper? No, beware the tapir!     Tue, 17 Dec '13 | 2:00 PM ET

The markets are focused on whether the Federal Reserve will taper -- but long ago, there was a large herbivore called tapir. "Street Signs" looks at what taper and tapir have in common.

What to do when you win the lottery Tue, 18 Mar '14 | 12:06 PM ET

Record lottery payouts are rewriting the conventional financial wisdom about how the winners can best handle their good fortune, from tax advice to their reconfigured lives.

Google, HP recall HP Chromebook 11 chargers Tue, 17 Dec '13 | 9:22 AM ET
HP Chromebook 11

Google's new Chromebook charger is being recalled because of fire hazards.

Forget the fruitcake, give stocks: Cramer Mon, 16 Dec '13 | 6:25 PM ET

Sure, we know Bobby wants a pair of skates, Suzy wants a sled. But high quality companies makes a nice gift too.


"Beyoncé," dropped in the dead of night Friday, sold more than 800,000 downloads in just three days, Apple announced Monday.

A wind park can be seen as morning breaks in Copenhagen

Copenhagen's high-tech industries are poised to boost Denmark's economy as the capital sets its sights on innovation and green living.

Get ready for a beer cocktail boom Mon, 16 Dec '13 | 12:16 PM ET

While brewers will continue to push the innovation envelope, here are things beer drinkers can expect to see in 2014.

Buffett's 2014 action plan Tue, 10 Dec '13 | 8:39 AM ET
Warren Buffett

America's iconic investor will still be at the helm of Berkshire Hathaway next year, we predict. And his target list could include a very well-known name.

Beginning with Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings, many restaurants are looking to tablets as a way to boost sales and reduce wait times.

Former NBA star Ekezie's play in Africa Mon, 16 Dec '13 | 10:00 AM ET
Obinna Ekezie

Former Atlanta Hawks star Obinna Ekezie has leveraged social media to build Wakanow.com, Africa's largest online travel company.

Meet the FreshDirect of Christmas trees Sat, 14 Dec '13 | 1:00 PM ET
Entrepreneurs Brian Millman and Tyler Kupper are the co-founders behind Tyler’s Trees, a New York City-based FreshDirect model for Christmas trees.

From tech firm Uber to small business Tyler's Trees, Christmas tree deliveries to your home is the latest order-on-demand business model.

How much should Santa earn? Survey says... Mon, 16 Dec '13 | 1:06 PM ET

Ever wonder what Santa would actually earn for his hard work around the holidays? Here's an analysis by Insure.com.

There is good news and bad news in home buying in the months ahead: Sales are improving, but mortgage rates are set to rise.

Still need a Christmas tree? Don't wait Sun, 15 Dec '13 | 11:00 AM ET
Christmas trees are displayed inside a Home Depot Inc. store.

Christmas tree lots are emptying quickly this year. Where to look for a big tree—and bigger bargains.

Apps have become game-changers in retail. Here are ten apps being used by the savviest shoppers to plow through an avalanche of offers.

The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.

Embattled Abercrombie hoping size will matter Fri, 13 Dec '13 | 9:41 AM ET
Abercrombie and Fitch models

After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.

Picture this: No more boring meeting minutes! Fri, 13 Dec '13 | 7:50 AM ET

In this era of PowerPoint presentations and videoconferencing, a growing number of companies are hiring traditional illustrators to bring meetings to life.

Meet the $1,250-an-hour tutor Thu, 12 Dec '13 | 12:04 PM ET
Nathaniel Hannan

The world's millionaires and billionaires are seeking at-home teachers to help their children in the education race. For the tutors, it's a lucrative business.

'Serious' threat to Florida citrus crop Fri, 13 Dec '13 | 12:54 PM ET
Emma Reynolds, holds a healthy, left, and diseased Valencia orange, right, in the family groves in Lake Placid, Florida.

A disease killing swaths of citrus trees is causing billions of dollars in losses, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told CNBC on Friday.

Winter Olympics in the subtropics: Just add snow Thu, 19 Dec '13 | 11:18 AM ET
A sign that reads "Rentals" with a skiing snowman stands in the middle of a snow-free skiing area last February, near Sochi 2014 Olympic venues.

It's hard to find a spot in Russia without snow. "But Putin found such a spot and decided to hold the Winter Olympics there," says one Russian critic.