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Developers of the London skyscraper that melted part of a Jaguar car have erected a quick fix to the problem, but analysts said the debacle may actually boost the building's global profile.

Mickey Mouse latest victim of Greek crisis Wed, 4 Sep '13 | 2:17 AM ET

The Greek edition of the Mickey Mouse magazine has become the latest victim of the country's economic crisis after its publisher announced that it would halt the publication after 47 years.

Steve Ballmer

Microsoft's move to buy Nokia's mobile phone business for almost $7.2 billion may cause some investors to jump ship, and for good reason, experts said on Tuesday.

As water becomes increasingly scarce, brewers of beer are racing to secure a steady supply of their most prized ingredient by using less of it. NBC News reports.

Farmland's hickory smoked bacon. Farmland is a brand owned by Smithfield Foods Inc.

Starboard Value has received "non-binding written indications of interest" for its Smithfield Foods assets, the company said on Tuesday.

Though some family businesses are epic success stories, other families fracture under the strain—with explosive results.

September is historically the worst month for stocks, but this year, the calendar is a minefield for markets.

London skyscraper scorches pedestrians, car Tue, 3 Sep '13 | 1:32 AM ET

The owners of one of the City's newest skyscrapers are mulling a partial redesign after sunlight reflected from its windows scorched pedestrians and damaged parked cars, the FT reports.

Smartwatch wars: The top contenders Mon, 2 Sep '13 | 7:01 PM ET

The smartwatches due for release by Samsung and Apple have dominated wearable technology talk in recent months. But these are just the tip of the iceberg; almost every major consumer electronics manufacturer is now working on a new smartwatch product. In this slideshow, CNBC details the top smartwatches getting set to take on Apple and Samsung in 2014.

As U.S. factory jobs continue to vanish, many historically industrial areas are fading from blue-collar to white-collar towns, or in some cases, no collar at all.

The spike in part-time jobs is expected in an economy recovering from a deep recession, according to a new report. But what's unexpected is the age group that is taking those jobs.

Spanish soccer giants Real Madrid have broken the world transfer record in soccer after signing Gareth Bale from Tottenham Hotspur for £85.3 million (100 million euros or $132 million).

Cast of Hollywood film 'The Wolverine'

Here in Hollywood, summer ticket sales are being summed up with a single word: blockbuster.

Marriage blues among market's most dangerous Sun, 1 Sep '13 | 1:00 PM ET
Sergey Brin  and Anne Wojcicki in Sun Valley, Idaho, last year.

In this week's recap of the market’s "most dangerous" businesses, companies descend from the business page to the gossip sheet.

Demonstrators outside a Wendy's restaurant in this file photo.

The push for a living wage raises the question of whether the economics of the fast-food industry allow room for a boost in pay for its workers.

Real ramen is much different than instant ramen, says chef Keizo Shimamoto. And if you shape it into a bun and serve it with a burger, expect a long line to form.

Your phone is blabbing your location to snoops Sat, 31 Aug '13 | 2:46 PM ET

Everywhere you go, your phone is sending out signals that can be assembled to form a picture of your movements.

Something fishy going on in lobster capital Sat, 31 Aug '13 | 1:00 PM ET

Lobster prices this summer remain stagnant amid high supply. With profits squeezed again, community leaders are working to make the Maine less dependent on a single species.

The Dedicated Short-Range Communications, or DSRC, system the Japanese maker demonstrated this week can track pedestrians and motorcycles even when they're out of the line of sight.

JCPenney and Best Buy: A tale of two retailers Sat, 31 Aug '13 | 6:00 AM ET

Both had major shareholders sell big stakes after turnaround battles, yet each episode left a decidedly different taste in the mouth of the market.

Atlanta strip-club DJs are music power players Fri, 30 Aug '13 | 5:54 PM ET

Coalition DJs in Atlanta choose which underground artists will ultimately make it into mainstream stardom and which will remain unknown, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Banks are increasingly rolling out new fees for what was once at the core of the banking experience: interacting with a teller.

Don Mattingly, Los Angeles Dodgers

It's good to be Don Mattingly these days. In June, the Los Angeles Dodgers were nearly 10 games out of first place in their division. Now they're 10 games ahead of any other team.

Ten gifts of Warren Buffett advice Fri, 30 Aug '13 | 2:29 PM ET

Warren Buffett has been regaling investors with helpful nuggets of advice for decades. Here are some of his best investment tips, from the Christian Science Monitor.

If your golden years seem threatened because of financial setbacks, don't panic. Here are 10 tips from retirement experts on your next steps.

Despite concussion risk, youth football thrives Fri, 30 Aug '13 | 12:57 PM ET

Awareness of head injuries in football is increasing yet there's no major indication parental fear is resulting in fewer kids playing the game, according to current statistics.

As college costs rise, students are looking for more ways to cut the costs and pay the bills after graduation. Crowdfunding and massive open online courses are among the choices.

The cannabis legalization trend is creating jobs in states where laws have been relaxed, and big business is "looking into the industry in a big way," an expert says.

After the crisis, new grads face rough jobs road Fri, 30 Aug '13 | 10:18 AM ET

In a post crisis world, new college graduates are making compromises just to get their foot into the door.

Americans falling out of love...with driving Fri, 30 Aug '13 | 9:40 AM ET

Despite signs of economic recovery, the number of miles individuals are driving keeps on declining, according to two new studies.