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Teens are shopping, but their back-to-school wish lists have changed. Many are mixing designer handbags and fast fashion, making it tough on traditional teen retailers.
Chefs and brewers are rediscovering this ancient ‘weed’ and using it as a flavor enhancer. It’s time for Chew and Brew the hemp edition. Someone please call Jeff Spicoli because it’s totally awesome, dude!
With $100 billion in assets in the United States already, the man many call the Warren Buffett of Canada told CNBC that he's "still putting money into America."
The pace of athletes making the police blotter seems to have sped up dangerously this year.
U.S. dollar was suppose stand tall, pumped up by higher interest rates and the prospect of an improving economy. But instead it's been sagging.
Detroit's bankruptcy filing may be a sign of progress for the struggling city but it's taking a toll on municipal-bond offerings in other parts of Michigan.
Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say their agencies are taking steps to limit access to classified data following recent intelligence leaks.
The Pink Panther gang is suspected of pulling off some of the most brazen diamond heists in history, with more than $100 million worth of jewels stolen in just the past month.
After a long period of losing customers to big-box and online retailers, many independent bookstores in the U.S. are seeing double-digit profits.
In a new note to clients, Pimco's bond chief Bill Gross promised the fund would triumph in the "bond wars" that could see investors earn lower returns.
Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz had a tough second quarter with his Trian Partners funds vastly underperforming the S&P 500, according to an investor letter obtained by CNBC.
Brazil, Russia, India and China are showing worrying signs of a decline in economic growth, while the U.S. and U.K. area are in far better shape.
Government mandates have increased gasoline costs—but now the EPA could make it easier on drivers.
Being their own boss is easing the transition to retirement for some boomers. Ten percent of workers 45 to 74 plan to start a business, according to a recent survey by AARP.
U.S. refineries are expanding their diesel-production capacity, not so much for truckers in the U.S., but for drivers in places like Mexico City and Santiago, Chile.
Hard-hit areas are seeing a strong comeback in their housing markets—some people are even starting to utter the "B" word—bubble. Here are the Top 10 Turnaround Towns for 2013.
Actor Ashton Kutcher talks about his starring role in Jobs, the upcoming biopic about the late tech innovator Steve Jobs, which he hopes will inspire the unemployed.
On the eve of the #TwitterRevolution, we've gathered a collection of the best CNBC clips on Vine.
School may be out, but summer can offer a teachable moment if children use their allowances the right way. Here's how.
The NetNet TV gang debate whether Detroit deserves a bailout.