Best of CNBC


  • Former UBS Trader Charged in Libor Investigation Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    Britain's fraud prosecutor charged former UBS trader Tom Hayes with eight counts of conspiracy to defraud.

  • NYC Mayoral Hopefuls Target 'Hipster' Techies Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 8:28 AM ET
    Anthony Weiner

    New York is second to only Silicon Valley when it comes to a burgeoning tech industry, but some city policies threaten its growth, mayoral hopefuls say.

  • Why Citi Wants to Rack Up US Taxes Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    Over the past few years, Citigroup has been grappling with an unusual problem—how to incur more U.S. taxes.

  • Should the Fed Run Payroll Taxes? Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:08 AM ET

    How to think about a proposal to give the Fed the power to raise or lower payroll taxes to manage the economy.

  • Markets More Doubtful of Fed Easing Benefits: Survey Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:01 AM ET

    The effects of the Federal Reserve's bond-buying program are looking more lackluster and more disruptive to market functioning, according to the latest CNBC Fed survey.

  • Investing 101 On the Golf Course  Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 6:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin hits the links with golf pro Mike Stubblefield and Stifel's Kevin Caron to pick up some tips on how getting a "feel" for the game is like investing.

  • A Headhunter for the Wealthy Turns on Them Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 6:21 AM ET
    Stephen A. Schwarzman, chairman of the Blackstone Group

    Adrian Barrie Smith, who recruits housekeeping staff for the wealthy, has sued several well-known Wall Street financiers and even the comedian Jerry Seinfeld.

  • Why Siberia Could Be Russia's Secret Economic Weapon Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:21 AM ET

    Once infamous as a place of exile and no-return during the Tsarist and then Stalinist eras, Siberia is being touted as a beacon of light by the Russian government as it looks east, rather than west, for growth potential.

  • Health Care's New Normal: Low Cost Inflation Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 12:03 AM ET

    Already sluggish health-care inflation is projected to slow down even more in 2014 as consumers, employers and the federal government continue looking to cut medical costs, a new report said Tuesday.

  • Scott London: I Got About $70,000 in Kickbacks Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 6:37 PM ET
    Scott London, the former KPMG LLP partner exits federal court in Los Angeles.

    In an exclusive interview with CNBC, the man at the center of an insider-trading probe, former KPMG auditor Scott London, said he received about $70,000 in kickbacks.

  • Get Ready For the Fed—Cramer Style  Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    The FOMC meeting kicks off on Tuesday. Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why this week isn't make or break it for the economy.

  • Putin's Super Bowl Bling?  Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 2:56 PM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen during a ceremony of receiving credentials in Moscow's Kremlin on Wednesday in Moscow,  Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. Russian President Vladimir Putin has renewed calls for a joint international solution to civil conflict in the Middle East in a veiled rejection of Western demands for an end to Syrian leader Bashar Assad’s rule. Putin said Wednesday that incitement to the continuation of violence with a view to securing regime change would only creat

    Russia's President Putin is being called out by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft for allegedly stealing his Super Bowl Championship ring, with the "Street Signs" panel.

  • Gun Friendly Texas Woos Northeast Gun Makers Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    Gov. Rick Perry will visit gun makers in New York and Connecticut this week to try to bring them to gun-friendly Texas.

  • Firms Love Debt as Bond Bear Lurks Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    If the big bull market in bonds is about to come to an end, somebody tell corporate America, and fast.

  • JetBlue Frequent Flier Points Will Never Expire Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Your JetBlue frequent flier points will now never expire, with the airline rolling out a new policy Monday. Most carriers delete miles after 18 to 24 months of inactivity.

  • Home Builder Confidence Soars Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Now that's a shot of confidence: Home builder sentiment hit a 7-year high in June.

  • 3 Ways Boomers' Retirement Looks Better Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 9:38 AM ET

    More upbeat about their prospects, Boomers are reshaping traditional notions of how the golden years should be lived.

  • Boeing CEO: 'Highly Confident' in 787 Battery Fix Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 8:33 AM ET
    United Airlines 787 Boeing Dreamliner

    The FAA did "everything right" in the dealing with the battery issues that grounded Boeing's new Dreamliner for months, the aircraft maker's chairman and CEO James McNerney tells CNBC.

  • Netflix Strikes Largest Original Content Deal Ever Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:57 AM ET

    Netflix has struck its largest original content deal ever, investing further in kids' content with new original series from DreamWorks Animation.

  • China to US: Fess Up on Web Surveillance Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:22 AM ET
    President Barack Obama (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping take a walk at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, on June 8, 2013.

    China made its first comments to reports of U.S. surveillance of the Internet, demanding that Washington explain its monitoring programs to the international community.