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Trump University made false claims: Suit Sat, 24 Aug '13 | 11:52 PM ET
Donald Trump

The New York State attorney general's office filed a civil lawsuit on Saturday accusing Trump University, Donald J. Trump's for-profit investment school, of engaging in illegal business practices.

The following states in our list are clear front runners in initiating tax policy that helps to attract and retain baby boomers.

Shaq hopes soup investment is a slam dunk Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 5:12 PM ET
Shaquille O'Neal attends 'Wake Up Call' to kick off the back to school season at Foley Square on August 1, 2013 in New York City.

Former professional basketball player Shaquille O'Neal explains why he's signed on as an advisor and equity investor in The Original SoupMan soup chain and packaged goods company.

What companies would benefit from losing a CEO? Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 11:52 AM ET
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer
Feds probe Jeep Grand Cherokee ceiling fires Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 10:56 AM ET
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles at a Dodge-Chrysler Jeep car dealership in West Palm Beach, Florida.

U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that the ceilings can catch fire in 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs.

Cereal killers: Americans' new breakfast habits Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 10:05 AM ET
Greek yogurt for breakfast!

Cold cereal is still the top choice for breakfast in America. However, cereal consumption volume has droped 7 percent in the past four years, an analyst says.

Cramer: Nasdaq was 'WRONG WRONG WRONG' Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 8:37 AM ET

Nasdaq CEO Bob Greifeld said the market was pleased with the way the exchange handled Thursday's three-hour outage—but Jim Cramer isn't buying it. Really, really not buying it.

Indians blame astrology for rupee fall Fri, 23 Aug '13 | 3:23 AM ET

Did the Indian rupee dropp to record lows against the dollar this week due to the launch of the currency's new symbol last year on an inauspicious day?

Thinking about wearing that red tie to a meeting with the managing director today? You might want to think again.

Nasdaq shutdown: Follow the software Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 5:16 PM ET

Nasdaq Stock Market halts trading in NASDAQ-listed stocks for three hours after a technical glitch. While a hack is possible, this is almost certainly a software failure.

CNBC unleashes 'Decabox' for 'Flash Freeze' Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 3:42 PM ET
CNBC's "Decabox" - 10 people on screen at once.

The Nasdaq halted trading in all securities due to a problem affecting quotes. CNBC whipped out the glorious 'decabox,' featuring 10 different people on 10 different cameras.

Top-rated beers worldwide Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 1:25 PM ET

Craft beers may be giving big brewers a run for their money, but the top-rated beers worldwide in terms of taste come from all over the map, according to one product research site.

Is this Apple's rumored gold iPhone? Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 11:52 AM ET

Several leaked images began circulating Thursday of what appears to be Apple's new line of iPhones and one of the smartphones is—you guessed it—a gold-colored iPhone.

The opportunities are few and far between in this sector as a result of shifting consumer demand, Cramer said.

Cost of Western blazes spreads like wildfire Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 11:05 AM ET
A house is fully engulfed with flames in the midst of the Black Forest Fire northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo.

With wildlands in 10 Western states burning over more than 750,000 acres, this is shaping up to be another costly fire season.

Because the surgeries allow people to continue working and earning, they more than offset their average cost, according to a new study.

The firm behind the much anticipated Ubuntu Edge has abandoned the smartphone project after it failed to meet an ambitious $32 million crowdfunding target on Thursday.

Trial of the century begins in China Thu, 22 Aug '13 | 12:10 AM ET
A screen shows the picture of the sentence of Chinese politician Bo Xilai (Center) on September 22, 2013 in Beijing, China.

The trial of disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai got underway in Jinan on Thursday, with a guilty verdict for charges of corruption and the abuse of power.

Musk: Tired but optimistic about Tesla's future Wed, 21 Aug '13 | 10:52 PM ET
Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Co.

Elon Musk says the electric car company is now building more than five-hundred Model S vehicles a week and is on target for a major ramp-up in production next year.

While the violent selloff in emerging market currencies has spared few, there's one currency that has emerged from the storm unscathed: the Chinese yuan.

The decision by a high-end sushi restaurant in New York City has raised the question of whether more U.S. restaurants should get rid of tipping.

Ron Paul portfolio: 'Craziest' we've ever seen? Wed, 21 Aug '13 | 12:50 PM ET
Ron Paul speaking at George Washington University in March

Ron Paul loves gold, but how much the former presidential candidate loves the yellow metal could strike some as a bit...extreme.

Guess the most expensive state for owning a car Wed, 21 Aug '13 | 12:32 PM ET
Interstate 75 in downtown Atlanta

The results of a new study ranking states on their affordability for operating a vehicle may surprise you.

Egyptian army soldiers block Salah Salem highway to prevent supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi from crossing during their demonstration in Cairo.

The United States is unlikely to make significant cuts in assistance to Egypt, despite calls from Congress to do so and a Cabinet-level meeting this week.

'Judge Judy' makes $47 million a year? Wed, 21 Aug '13 | 11:17 AM ET

A look at TV Guide Magazine's annual survey of highest paid stars and what they earn...the front runner may surprise you.

Google aims for touchdown with NFL TV bid Wed, 21 Aug '13 | 10:51 AM ET

Google has held meetings with the National Football League about a potential TV deal.

From fresh herbs and flowers to a "gentleman's clarifying facial," a look at what's new and interesting in the spa industry.

A Syrian military soldier checks a man's identification at a check point on Baghdad street, in Damascus, Syria, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013.

Activists and rebel fighters accused Syria President Bashar Assad's forces of killing hundreds of people - most of then women and children - in chemical weapons attacks.

Moritz Erhardt, Bank of America intern who died

The widespread culture of long working hours for banking interns has been criticized after the death of a 21-year-old intern last week, with groups calling for changes to guidelines and working practices.

A new survey finds good and bad news on the college savings front. Parents are saving more, but not enough. And a third are still paying off their own student loans.