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He broke the mold with forward guidance - now, new Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is setting trends with his clothing.

The price of 'Made in the US'? Just $4 Thu, 29 Aug '13 | 10:09 AM ET
Motorola's Moto X

Tech analysts have torn apart Motorola's Moto X and found that it costs about as much to make as competing phones from Samsung and Apple.

Six-blade copters and other fast rides! Thu, 29 Aug '13 | 8:53 AM ET

Six-blade copters and other fast rides making waves on the web!

India's rupee surges on currency intervention Thu, 29 Aug '13 | 7:45 AM ET

India's beaten-down currency showed on Thursday that it hasn't given up the fight, staging it's biggest one-day gain for over 15 years on central bank intervention.

Lawrence H. Summers

Speculation that Larry Summers is the favored candidate to take over Bernanke as Fed chief has resurfaced in recent weeks, prompting a strong backlash from some industry watchers.

No fry zone: Brace for fast-food strikes Wed, 28 Aug '13 | 7:04 PM ET
Fast-food workers demand higher pay at a protest outside a Wendy's in New York in July.

You want fries with that? It might not matter Thursday — fast-food workers are planning to strike in protest of their low wages.

Guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (right), with a French anti-submarine frigate during exercises earlier this year.

Military strikes on Syria present a complex set of possible outcomes, all of them disruptive for energy markets. But some scenarios are worse than others.

Short Hannah, long Miley: The stock analysis Wed, 28 Aug '13 | 4:05 PM ET
Miley Cyrus (L) and Miley Cyrus (R).

What if celebrity were measured like stocks? Then Hannah Montana is a loser and Miley Cyrus, twerks and all, is the winner.

Scientists have turned human stem cells into pea-sized organs with a neural structure similar to that of a developing embryo.

'Broken market'? Why there's more trouble ahead Wed, 28 Aug '13 | 12:23 PM ET

Prior to Tuesday's action, the mild August drop in the stock market seemed to do little actual structural damage. But signs now point to more trouble ahead.

electronic cigarettes.

The booming electronic cigarette market will approach nearly $2 billion by the end of 2013, a top tobacco analyst predicts.

'I Have a Dream': 50 years later Wed, 28 Aug '13 | 10:50 AM ET
Martin Luther King (1929 - 1968) addresses crowds during the March On Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, where he gave his 'I Have A Dream' speech.
Pork out on the bacon-wrapped Ford Fiesta Wed, 28 Aug '13 | 10:39 AM ET
Bacon wrapped Ford Fiesta!

Now you can get your Fiesta subcompact swaddled in one of four vinyl wraps depicting luscious strips of bacon.

740 Park Avenue in New York City is the scene to a rash of jewelry thefts.

At one tony NYC apartment, the co-board is sabotaging a police investigation into $250K of stolen jewelry.

The newest additions to the English dictionary are likely to make language purists "vom," as "selfie" and "phablet", are among hundreds of new words that have been added to Oxford Dictionaries Online.

IRS vs. Jacko estate: A $434 million dispute Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 6:53 PM ET
Michael Jackson at a press conference in New York in 1992.

The Michael Jackson estate said the taxable value of the singer's image and likeness was $2,105, while the IRS says it's more like $434 million.

Cupcake craving at 3am? Hit the cupcake ATM! Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 5:39 PM ET
Sprinkles Cupcakes ATM

Middle-of-the-night cupcake cravings used to go unnoticed but now, no more! New York is getting a 24-7 cupcake ATM.

Donald Trump and NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

"Once again, as with all the facts relating to Trump University which he continues to avoid by making personal attacks, Mr. Trump's statements are false," Eric Schneiderman told TODAY.

This app makes your selfies look ... complete Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 3:09 PM ET

This brand-new mobile application lets you snap photos from your iPhone's front and back cameras in one post.

Bank ratings do not show the impact of the slowdown in emerging economies or the more sustained recovery in developed countries. Europe still leads the list of the world's safest banks.

This teen actress outperformed the S&P 500 Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 2:47 PM ET
Rachel Fox

After one of the strongest bull runs in stock market history, more young adults seem to have caught the investing bug. This teen actress actually outperformed the S&P 500!

Pet tech: Start-ups see big business in data Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 2:41 PM ET

A growing number of entrepreneurs are betting that pet technology, like wearable activity trackers, will be big business.

Billionaire Galleon Group hedge fund cofounder Raj Rajaratnam departs Manhattan Federal Court during his trial March 23, 2011 in New York City.

Reports that convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam is living like a king in federal prison are "rubbish," according to a source. He's a sick man serving a long sentence.

Burger King to offer 'French Fry Burger' for $1 Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 11:12 AM ET
Burger King's French Fry Burger.

Burger King says it will start offering a "French Fry Burger" for a buck, as it looks to fend off McDonald's aggressive push for its Dollar Menu.

America's best drivers: Go West, study says Tue, 27 Aug '13 | 12:05 AM ET
Fort Collins, Colo.

Fort Collins, Colo., is now known as the U.S. city where you are least likely to get into an auto accident.

Decades to pay off school debt—worth it? Mon, 26 Aug '13 | 6:44 PM ET

With half of graduates struggling to get full-time employment, people should consider alternatives to a four-year degree, a former secretary of education argues.

Bock! Bock! McDonald's to offer chicken wings Mon, 26 Aug '13 | 2:52 PM ET

It's going to be a chicken fight in the fast food business: McDonald's is about to start offering chicken wings.

Can the new iPhone be both cool and cheap? Mon, 26 Aug '13 | 12:06 PM ET
Are these the new iPhone C?

Early in September, Tim Cook will step on to a blacked-out stage and unveil two quite different new iPhones: the iPhone 5S, an upgraded iPhone 5, and another, cheaper one that the rumor mill has dubbed the iPhone 5C.

More people want gluten-free products. Manufacturers and restaurants have taken note, but there's still space in this quickly growing market for entrepreneurs.

Singer selling $100 million worth of mansions Mon, 26 Aug '13 | 12:02 PM ET
Celine Dion's mansion in Jupiter Island, Florida.

The singer is cashing out of the mansion market, listing two of her trophy properties in Florida and Montreal for a total of more than $100 million.