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10 cool 'made in the USA' products Sat, 8 Jun '13 | 9:27 AM ET

More consumers are asking questions about overseas-made products including apparel. See a list of 10 neat products, curated by USA Love List, a site devoted to American-made goods.

Beer-Loving Simpson's Fans: Woo-Hoo! Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 6:00 PM ET
Anheuser-Busch Budweiser

In this weeks' beer news roundup: Budweiser gets bigger, Simpson's fans can now enjoy a Duff brew and a report shows the craft beer scene may be growing too fast.

The Cronut.

New York's Cronut mania has prompted several bakeries around the country to seize on the hype and launch their own spins on the treat, despite its trademark protection.

2013's Best Selling Games—So Far Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 2:42 PM ET

While video game sales have been unpredictable, the best seller rankings continue to be dominated by mega-hit franchises. See which titles are topping the charts.

Housing Investors Cool on Buy-to-Rent Model Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 1:45 PM ET

For the past three years investors have been buying distressed properties in bulk and pushing prices higher. Now some investors say they have priced themselves out of the market.

The Michael Graves teapot that accidentally looks like Hitler in JC Penney advertisements has turned into a strong seller for the retailer. "Bring on the controversy," Graves said.

Hot 2013 Video Games, Bucking the Down Trend Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 1:32 PM ET
A gamer hugs her boyfriend as they wait for midnight to buy 'Call Of Duty: Black Ops II,' Activision's news release in the 'Call of Duty' series, at a Game Stop store in Universal City, California

Although video game sales are down, select titles have managed to stand out, capturing players' imagination and cash. Plus, the one, big gaming catalyst on the horizon.

School-Free Summer Means More Kids Face Hunger Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 12:59 PM ET
A free school breakfast program in Denver. The teacher believes that about half of the students in the second grade do not get breakfast at home.

Across the country, schools are getting out for the summer. And while students will be happy for the break, some parents will be fretting about how to feed their children without meals provided at school.

Toyota's Unveils New Splashy Corolla Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 12:34 PM ET
The 2014 Toyota Corolla

The Japanese automaker delivers a bolder design, more room, and better mileage with its 11th generation Corolla.

Best Credit Cards for Small Business in 2013 Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 12:33 PM ET
Alain Filiz

The credit-card comparison website CardHub.com is releasing its analysis of more than 1,000 business and personal credit cards for small-business owners.

A woman works her abs while playing the 'Core Luge' game from Wii Fit U from the new Wii U console on the third day of the E3 videogame extravaganza in Los Angeles on June7, 2012 in California.

As publishers and console makers in the video game industry gather in Los Angeles for E3, sector players are hoping for a lift ahead of the usual holiday push.

F-35 Lightning II

The Pentagon needs to follow the private sector's lead on acquisitions, particularly when it comes to critical information technology, says one lawmaker.

The highest Powerball Lottery's jackpot reaches $600 million.

Before regret and misunderstanding puts another dent in civility everywhere, know this: It's OK to let a senior citizen step in front of you when buying a ticket.

Pop Star Stuff That Sold for Big Bucks Fri, 7 Jun '13 | 8:28 AM ET
A lock of Mick Jagger's hair sold for just under $6000 at auction.

From James Brown to Ozzy Osbourne, CNBC uncovers items that brought mind-boggling figures at auction. A savvy investment, an outrageous indulgence or a frenzied fad? You decide!

"How do you fit a giraffe in a fridge?" or "Would you rather fight a horse-sized duck or 100 duck- sized horses?" are a couple of the bizarre questions you may be asked in a U.K. job interview, according to a survey.

Kathy Griffin on Success & Leadership     Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 5:50 PM ET
Kathy Griffin

"Fast Money's" Karen Finerman spoke to Kathy Griffin about women in business, in comedy and her investment strategies.

Workers at doughnut shops are gearing up for giveaways Friday, while their parent companies are rolling out big expansion plans.

Reynold's Vuse E-Cigarette

Reynolds American is launching its Vuse electronic cigarettes in Colorado, with an eye toward quick national expansion. Company executives say the product will alter the landscape.

Mark Zuckerberg

At an event Thursday, the social-media giant explained to journalists and ad buyers its plan to win back Madison Avenue.

NASCAR's Jeff Gordon Unveils New Car on CNBC Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 4:23 PM ET
NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon

The champion NASCAR driver, who will race Sunday in the Poconos with a brand-new look, revealed his car's updated paint scheme to CNBC.

Nutritional information is printed on the wrapper of a McDonald's Egg McMuffin in San Rafael, California

McDonald's wants its customers to eat more—day or night, home or abroad. If you're a night owl, you can now get pancakes or hash browns to go with your Big Mac.

It's a Beautiful Day: Bono Serenades Buffett Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 2:48 PM ET

U2's frontman Bono serenaded Warren Buffett at the Forbes Summit on Philanthropy, the annual gathering of 150 billionaires seeking solutions to poverty.

A Chinese vendor carries a slaughtered pig to his motorcycle at an abattoir, as he heads back to his stall at a market in Hefei, east China's Anhui province.

Americans know that the U.S. keeps a huge petroleum reserve, but China takes stockpiling to an entirely different level: It runs a strategic pork reserve.

Mercedes-Benz introduces the Illuminated Star.

Mercedes is taking its iconic three point star and putting a new shine on it, by offering a Benz badge that illuminates.

The Beer Revolution Will Not Be Bottled Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 1:22 PM ET
BudLite introducing a new vented can.

Canned beer was once frowned upon, now it's here to stay as consumers and brewers alike become more comfortable with the idea of beer in a can.

Hear Bono Serenade Warren Buffett Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 1:12 PM ET
Bono Serenades Warren Buffett At Forbes 400 Summit.

At a Forbes event honoring Warren Buffett for his philanthropy, Bono sings about the Omaha, Neb., billionaire to the tune of "Home on the Range."

Bank lending for small businesses remains sluggish. From shoring up company finances to cultivating a banking relationship, see what start-ups can do to avoid loan rejections.

Globe-trotters with only carry-on bags arriving at Chicago O'Hare have access to expedited customs processing with the airport's new "1-Stop" program.

Most innovative small businesses of 2013 Thu, 6 Jun '13 | 11:50 AM ET

Small businesses can find success with innovative solutions to common problems. CNBC Prime's "The Prophet" presents 10 small businesses with groundbreaking products.

OnStar RemoteLink App

Beginning with GM's 2014 models, consumers will be able to unlock doors, activate their horns and lights and even remotely start vehicles through the OnStar RemoteLink Mobile App.