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Before regret and misunderstanding puts another dent in civility everywhere, know this: It's OK to let a senior citizen step in front of you when buying a ticket.
From James Brown to Ozzy Osbourne, CNBC uncovers items that brought mind-boggling figures at auction. A savvy investment, an outrageous indulgence or a frenzied fad? You decide!
Former Federal Reserve chief Alan Greenspan says the Federal Reserve needs to reduce its quantitative easing efforts now.
Despite speculation that Apple next week will announce a music-streaming service, the iPhone maker might have something else up its sleeve.
The market's obsession with quantitative easing and the Federal Reserve's willingness to provide an "unlimited" supply of liquidity "does not benefit the man on the street", notorious bear Marc Faber told CNBC.
The champion NASCAR driver, who will race Sunday in the Poconos with a brand-new look, revealed his car's updated paint scheme to CNBC.
Americans know that the U.S. keeps a huge petroleum reserve, but China takes stockpiling to an entirely different level: It runs a strategic pork reserve.
There are rip-your-face-off rallies and then there are the rip-your-face-off retreats—the kind Wall Street experienced Thursday during a brief but vicious yen surge.
Has the market topped out? Investors await the jobs report, with Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners, CNBC's Kayla Tausche and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Jim Iuorio at the Nymex.
Small businesses can find success with innovative solutions to common problems. CNBC Prime's "The Prophet" presents 10 small businesses with groundbreaking products.
Against the backdrop of increasing home prices and the prospect of much higher mortgage rates, it's a "great time" to sell, Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff tells CNBC.
After accumulating money in IRAs and 401(k)s, many retirees don't know how to transition from saving to spending. Here's a must-read guide.
Summer travelers are being bombarded with offers from travel insurance providers. Here's how to know when a policy makes sense for you.
Wednesday's sharp selloff in U.S. stocks should be a wake-up call for investors, Societe Generale's notoriously bearish strategist Albert Edwards said.
ETFs create "wild gyrations" that make investors nervous, Starwood Capital's Barry Sternlicht tells CNBC.
Investors moved into high-yield real estate investment trusts while the interest rates were low. But the recent rise in rates question the attractiveness of REITs.
Obama's cyberhacking talks with China can have only a "limited" impact, former ambassador Jon Huntsman tells CNBC.
Following McDonald's decision to get rid of its Angus Third Pounders, CKE Restaurants' chief executive has taken to YouTube to invite customers to visit his restaurants instead.
Forecasts for this Friday's key May employment report are coming down in the wake of weak economic numbers this week. But the Fed keeps talking about cutting back on its economic stimulus. What gives?
The proposal had drawn fierce opposition from lawmakers, airlines and others who said it would place passengers and crews at risk.