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  • Yo! Finally, Smartphone Apps That Call a Taxi Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:09 PM ET

    You can now get a taxi in the Big Apple using an app, and you'll soon be able to pay for your ride with a smartphone.

  • President Vows Obamacare Will Meet Deadline Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:01 PM ET

    With only five months to go before the start of enrollment for Obamacare, the President defended the Oct. 1 deadline and pointed to Washington state as a model for getting these systems up and running on time.

  • Adding the Costs of the Boston Bombings Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 11:37 AM ET

    In a matter of moments, the Boston Marathon bombings inflicted as much as $333 million in damage to the local economy. Here's a breakdown.

  • New Book: Is Perfectionism Ruining Your Career? Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 11:28 AM ET

    "The Plateau Effect: Getting From Stuck to Success" explores what causes people to "get used" to things and quit striving to max their potential and happiness.

  • Steps to avoid a big retirement tax hit Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    Big tax changes this year will force many top earners to pay closer attention to the tax treatment of their investments, including retirement accounts.

  • Cramer: These Are Great Plays in 'Housing Gold Rush' Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    "Social housing" companies like Zillow and Trulia will deliver growth to investors as secondary plays on the hot housing market, said CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • 'Real' Jobless Rate Still Above 10% in Most States Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 8:43 AM ET
    A job seeker searches for opportunities at an Illinois Employment and Training Center.

    Revisions will probably show the economy has been bigger than its stated $15 trillion. That won't mask the reality that this is the worst economy in 83 years.

  • Money Smarts—There's an App for That Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 6:48 AM ET

    Videogames and apps like the "Great Piggy Bank Adventure" promise to teach financial literacy. But some experts say schools may do a better job in spreading the knowledge.

  • After Record Highs, Sell in May Could Be Right Option Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 3:31 AM ET

    It may be an old cliche but the term "sell in May and go away, buy again on Leger's day", looks increasingly like competent equity advice, according one analyst.

  • Where Do the World’s Happiest Consumers Live? Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 2:52 AM ET

    The world's most optimistic consumers reside in this populous Asian country, according to a survey by Nielsen.

  • Bonderman on Japan: 'Over Time, I Hate the Place' Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:10 PM ET
    David Bonderman, founding partner of Texas Pacific Group

    The founder of private equity group TPG Capital tells the Milken Institute Global Conference that Japan is one of the most challenged nations on earth.

  • Collins’ Bold Move Could Spur 'First-Out' Boost Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:00 PM ET
    Jason Collins becomes the first openly gay athlete currently playing professional sports in the U.S.

    When Jason Collins stepped out of the closet, he opened the door to marketing opportunities that go with the fame of doing something first, sports marketing experts said Tuesday.

  • Yahoo's New Maternity Policy Is Generous. Is Yours? Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:54 PM ET
    Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo

    Yahoo's recent announcement of an expanded maternity leave policy has sparked a discussion among worker rights activists. Will its move now pressure other companies to follow suit?

  • Saudi Arabia Oil Minister Ali Al-Naimi Tuesday emphasized the Saudis currently have no plans to expand production capacity.

  • Top Tweets: Reactions to NBA's Jason Collins Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 10:24 AM ET
    Jason Collins of the Washington Wizards becomes the first openly gay athlete currently playing in the U.S.

    NBA center Jason Collins made headlines Monday when he came out as the first openly gay athlete in major professional team sports in America. The web reacted immediately.

  • Going Green on the Frontlines of the Economy Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Jatropha

    To celebrate Earth Week, we asked members of our exclusive Young Presidents' Organization Chief Executive Network to tell us how their companies go green.

  • 'Rotate in May' Could Be the Real Spring Market Play Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 8:37 AM ET

    If it's springtime, that means it could be a good time not just to rotate the crops but the stock market sectors as well.

  • Shhh! To Fight Climate Change, Don't Mention It Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 6:16 PM ET

    If widespread adoption of energy-efficient technologies is the goal, here's a little secret: Don't mention the environmental benefits!

  • US Could Use Natural Gas in More Places: Pickens Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:43 PM ET
    Boone Pickens, Chairman, BP Capital Management

    The U.S. has more natural gas than any other country but must do more to tap its potential, billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens said.

  • Signs of Another Tech Bubble: VC Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:28 PM ET

    One venture capitalist notes that today’s young tech entrepreneurs weren't working during the last crash—a blessing and a curse.