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  • Homes of Celebrity Couples 2013 Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:56 AM ET

    These celebrity couples have houses that range from a young couple’s $2.5 million “starter” to a $43.5 million mega-mansion.

  • Want to Get Things Done? Work Less Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:29 AM ET

    Working in shorter bursts with frequent breaks and even a nap, like in Europe, can actually make employees more productive, a workforce consultant told CNBC.

  • Winter Storm May Provide Relief at the Gas Pump Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    Customers line up to fill up fuel tanks at the Stop and Shop gas station in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.

    Gasoline prices have surged in nearly in the past month, but a slide in the oil futures market may provide some temporary relief at the pump.

  • Just because you're a small-business owner doesn't make you immune to security issues. Here are five tips for protecting your company.

  • Stars of 'Nerd Philanthropy' Dominate Top 50 Givers Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan

    Three of the top five on the Chronicle of Philanthropy's 2012 list of Most Generous Donors are under 40 – the largest number of young donors at the top ever.

  • Global Currency War Could Get Nastier: Brazil Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 3:58 AM ET

    The global "currency war" could get even worse if Europe joins the fray, says the man widely credited with coining the term.

  • Has Volkswagen Discovered the Holy Grail? Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 1:37 AM ET

    Ulrich Hackenberg isn't yet a household name but if Volkswagen's $70 billion bet on his big idea pays off, he may join the likes of Henry Ford in the canon of auto industry pioneers.

  • President Barack Obama nominates Jack Lew as the next Treasury Secretary.

    Jack Lew, President Barack Obama's pick to be U.S. treasury secretary, is expected to come under fire for the administration's budget policies and a nearly $1 million bonus he received from bailed-out bank Citigroup when he testifies on Wednesday before a Senate panel vetting him for the job.

  • Emerging Markets: The Big Story of 2013? Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    As fears recede about a dreaded hard landing in China, investors have been pouring money back into emerging markets exchange traded funds in the past few months.

  • Dow Rally More Difficult as Caution Sets In Saturday, 9 Feb 2013 | 5:13 PM ET

    The Dow's stalled advance beyond 14,000 underscores how initial euphoria has now given way to growing skepticism about the fundamental outlook.

  • Google's Schmidt to Sell Roughly 42% of Stake Saturday, 9 Feb 2013 | 7:43 AM ET
    Eric Schmidt

    Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is selling roughly 42 percent of his stake in the Internet search company, a move that could potentially net the former chief executive a $2.51 billion windfall.

  • Usain Bolt

    In an unprecedented move, the United Kingdom's head of Treasury, George Osborne, granted tax amnesty for the event.

  • Probe Under Way Into Hacks of Bush Family Emails Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 10:13 AM ET
    George W. Bush and George Bush Sr.

    A hacker apparently accessed private photos and emails sent between members of the Bush family, including both former presidents.

  • The migration from the computer screen to a mobile device is turning everything "on its head," Former Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz told CNBC.

  • Painting a Profit: 10-Year Boom Ahead for Art? Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 7:52 AM ET
    Pablo Picasso's Femme pres d'une fenetre

    The art market is to experience a "10- year boom" according to an expert, as investors from China and the Middle East drive demand towards unprecedented levels.

  • Eastwood: If DC Doesn't 'Give a Damn,' How Can We? Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 7:26 AM ET
    Clint Eastwood RNC Speech

    "It's almost like they don't give a damn," Hollywood legend and Republican supporter Clint Eastwood told CNBC, referring to the gridlock in Washington.

  • How Einhorn Turned From Apple Advocate to Agitator Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 1:54 AM ET
    Fourth generation Apple iPads are seen on display at an Apple store on February 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    Hedge fund star manager David Einhorn announced that he was suing Apple to get it to deploy its $137.1 billion cash pile more effectively and arrest a 35 percent drop in its share price from a record high logged last September.

  • This App Gives You a Real Personal Assistant Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 4:42 PM ET
    Wun Wun

    Can Siri get your groceries or pick up your drycleaning? This new personal assistant app claims to know the secret to getting that stuff done -- a human!

  • My Mansion's Worth What? Wealthy Fight Assessors Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    Long after the housing crash, wealthy homeowners are challenging what they perceive as overly high tax assessments of their properties.

  • Valentine's Day: The Cost of Showing Some Love Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 2:28 PM ET
    World's most expensive teddy bear.

    Ladies, further proof that it's better to be married than in a "committed relationship."

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