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Highly credentialed child-minders are being greeted by middle-class and upper-class families who want to give their kids an edge.
Though a number of recent Olympics have disappointed host cities, some experts say Tokyo is poised to benefit from the 2020 games.
There are generally three constants to each new 'GTA' release—outrage, lots of money and plenty of pop culture to raise its 'cool' factor.
More Americans are standing, walking, and even cycling their way through the workday at treadmill desks, standup desks, or other moving workstations.
Five years ago was the beginning of the global credit meltdown and as CNBC's Rick Santelli reflects, he says the new normal is a mediocre normal.
Here's the story of one Kentucky farmer who has gone above and beyond with his granddaughter's playhouse, with an emphasis on above.
Lola, a six-clawed lobster, has a genetic mutation but will be served up in an exhibit case at the Maine State Aquarium rather than on a dinner table.
U.K. royals Prince William and Prince Harry turned their hands to trading on Wednesday and closed a multi-billion dollar deal… all in the name of charity.
Rapper, actor and former Sprite pitchman Biz Markie is changing his tone on sugary drinks by endorsing zero calorie soda maker Zevia.
More than 2 million dehumidifiers are being recalled after dozens of reports of fires and more than $2 million in property damage.
When Jay Z starts rapping about Basquiat and Art Basel, is it time to think we've reached the top of an art bubble? At least one observer thinks so.
Regulators want to build more rules around high-speed and algorithmic futures trading. Uh-oh.
Pastels, cutouts and florals ruled the runway as Fashion Week kicked off in New York, showcasing the latest looks for the spring 2014 season.
With 105 days to go before Christmas, Kmart aired its first holiday ad — the earliest ever marketing kickoff to the holiday season.
Being a billionaire isn't so special anymore. A study finds that the number of billionaires has surged past 2,000.
The financial crisis cost $6 trillion to $14 trillion along with "special treatment" that too-big-to-fail banks received, according to the Dallas Fed.
The former Citigroup chief also warned in a CNBC interview that the financial industry will be ineffective if new regulations are too restrictive.
Unsanitary conditions at a Pittsburgh hospital are raising concerns about Veterans Affairs health care, according to a CNBC investigation.
The two are making a profit that goes straight to Treasury. Against this backstop, lawmakers are setting the stage for an epic debate on the future of U.S. housing finance.
Following revelations that the NSA may be compromising encryption standards, tech companies in the U.S. are on the defensive. NBC News reports.