Best of CNBC


  • Santelli's rant: Where are all the GOOD jobs? Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 9:37 AM ET
    Rick Santelli

    In this preview of Friday's jobs report, CNBC's Rick Santelli is wondering if we'll see any improvement in so-called good jobs?

  • Best—and worst—of times for older workers Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 8:59 AM ET

    The jobless rate for older workers is far below the national average. But if an older worker loses a job, the duration that person will stay unemployed is typically much longer.

  • $10 billion sport in bitter drug-testing fight Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    The two sides were trading blame, rather than blood vials, over hGH. The banned substance is far harder to detect than steroids.

  • Let them eat soup!...from a coffee pot Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Campbell Soup says it will start offering K-cup soup packs that can be made with Green Mountain's single-serve coffee machines.

  • Airline launches 'flying nannies' Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    An airline has launched a new "flying nanny" service to provide in-flight child care to passengers. The Today Show reports.

  • It's 'crap' you get worse with age: QB Tom Brady Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 11:48 AM ET
    Tom Brady

    As he enters his 14th NFL season, three-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady of the New England Patriots told CNBC that he strives to get better with age.

  • Farmers raisin' hell over 'Raisin Reserve' Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Grapes drying in the sun at Raisin Valley Farms in Kerman, Calif.

    There's a government program that can force a farmer to hand over nearly half of his or her annual crop without getting paid for it. It's raisins.

  • Family nabs sunken gold treasure Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    A Florida family who spends their time together hunting for treasure hauled up an estimated $300,000 worth of gold from an historic wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Eight new 'must have' gadgets (Smart PJs?) Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:06 PM ET
    Street View Trekker

    As we welcome autumn, we also welcome new gadgetry. Here are some must-have gadgets for the upcoming season, TODAY reports.

  • Rallying cry against unpaid internships grows Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    Chloe Diaz, a student who has an unpaid internship as an assistant stage manager in a Los Angeles theater.

    More disgruntled workers are challenging the unpaid internship's fairness and legality. NBCNews.com reports.

  • SAC Capital explores conversion into family office Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    In recent months, SAC's portfolio managers have been talking in earnest, both with management and among themselves, about how converting to a so-called family office would work.

  • Home prices push past rising rates, says report Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 9:28 AM ET

    Home prices are trending higher in part due to fewer distressed properties for sale, as rates climb on expectations the Fed will taper investments in mortgage-backed securities.

  • Gen Y managers perceived as entitled, need polish Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:02 AM ET

    If you don't like your new boss, it may not be your fault. Gen Y is moving into management in a big way, and a new survey finds a rough transition.

  • Ramen burger chef: It’s more than 'college food' Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    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.

  • The new Vegas bookie is a cyborg Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    In an age of massive data-crunching capabilities, can the stock Vegas bookie character still be the genius behind the three-and-a-half-point NFL spread?

  • Will the establishment allow a 2-year law school? Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Making JD's available after just two years of law school would be great financial news for students--and bad news for just about every other vested interest.

  • Something fishy going on in lobster capital Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 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.

  • JCPenney and Best Buy: A tale of two retailers Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 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.

  • Legal pot creates jobs, big biz interested: Expert Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 12:12 PM ET

    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.

  • 'Glass bottom jet' and other in-flight innovations Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    American Airlines entertainment system on new 777-300ER adds features that make it more like a smartphone or tablet.

    This year's finalists for best innovations for fliers include a dual-screen in-flight entertainment system for multitaskers and a "glass bottom jet" app.