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  • Vintage Apple disappoints at auction Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 4:29 PM ET
    Christie's is auctioning off an original Apple-1 computer owned by Ted Perry as part of its First Bytes: Iconic Technology from the Twentieth Century, an online auction of vintage tech products.

    The price of an Apple-1 computer sold at auction marks a huge increase from its 1976 sale price and shows how rare, highly prized vintage electronics are becoming a class of collectibles.

  • The Myth of the Overpaid American CEO Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 3:31 PM ET
    John Watson, chairman and CEO of oil giant Chevron

    Despite what you might have heard, American CEOs aren't really paid that much more than their foreign counterparts. And when they are, it's for very good reasons.

  • Hold That 'Pig': GOP's Corker Says of Obamacare Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 9:21 AM ET
    Senator Bob Corker

    Implementation of President Barack Obama's health-care law needs to be put on "permanent hold," GOP Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.

  • Kroger Buys Harris Teeter for $2.5 Billion in Cash Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 8:44 AM ET
    Customer shops at a Kroger supermarket in Peoria, Ill.

    Kroger says it will acquire Harris Teeter Supermarkets in a deal valued at $2.5 billion, including debt, to expand in the Southeast and mid-Atlantic states.

  • Weak economy means fewer babies (for now) Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Skye Pearce and Bryan Haas play with their dog, Lucky. The couple says the dog helps fill the void of not having kids.

    The fertility rate has fallen sharply since the nation went into recession in 2007. "When times are bad, births go down," one researcher said.

  • Is This the Most Hated Bull Market Ever? Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    If this is the most-hated bull market ever, maybe there's good reason for it. The rally this year looks good on paper but has come on the backs of some ugly internals.

  • A View From the Highway: Great Lakes Economics Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 2:28 PM ET

    Everyone is on the road. I've done the drive to Wisconsin every year now for the past 15, and without a doubt traffic seemed heavier than any time in the past four or five years.

  • No Bubble-Like Housing Boom Now: Former Pulte CEO Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 12:47 PM ET

    While housing is making a moderate recovery, prices are unlikely to return to the boom times before the bubble burst, former Pulte Chairman and CEO James Grosfeld told CNBC.

  • Eliot Spitzer Ready to Encore as Wall Street Scourge Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 12:38 PM ET
    Eliot Spitzer

    Eliot Spitzer once transformed with Attorney General's office into a crusade against Wall Street. Is he planning to do it again?

  • Why Underemployment May Be Worse Than It Looks Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 12:21 PM ET
    Job seekers wait in line to meet with employers at the 25th Annual CUNY big Apple Job and Internship Fair at the Jacob Javits Convention Center

    The level of underemployed workers looks bad on its face but even worse when it's not the government doing the counting.

  • Retail Investors Buy the June Dip as Pros Jump Ship Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 11:58 AM ET

    Individual investors showed no fear during the June stock market pullback, aggressively buying the dip and getting even more bullish by the end of the month than they were before it started. Do they know something the pros don't?

  • Dow Will Hit 60,000 in 20 Years, Ron Baron Says Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    Ron Baron

    The renowned buy and hold investor stressed buying and selling on news is not good strategy. "Everyone thinks they are advantaged by trading on news. They are not."

  • Hedge Fund Sues Treasury Over Fannie, Freddie Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 9:24 PM ET

    A large hedge fund that invested in shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac plans to sue the U.S. Treasury Secretary and the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.

  • For Millions, Getting Sick Doesn't Pay Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    Some 40 million Americans don't get paid for sick days. Efforts to mandate paid sick leave, but obstacles remain.

  • States control your health-care fate, not Obama Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    Chief pharmacist Ali A. Yasin (L) injects Juan Castro (R) with influenza vaccine as assistant Agripinno Camiolo looks on at New York City Pharmacy in Manhattan.

    Tens of millions of individuals and small businesses planning to buy health insurance under the new exchanges will find U.S. states controlling their fate, not President Obama.

  • How Much Is a Royal Baby Worth to the UK Economy? Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    Kate Middleton

    How much is a royal baby worth? Millions, yes, but according to these calculations, a lot more than you might think.

  • Jobless About to Take a Big Hit From the Sequester Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    The 11.7 million Americans still unemployed are finding their wallets getting even lighter as the sequester federal spending cuts kick in.

  • Feral Pigs Are Going Hog Wild Across America Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 9:14 PM ET

    The Fed's Fisher warned of "feral hogs" in the market. Real feral pigs are a serious menace to farmland and the population is exploding.

  • Steve Liesman reports on the results of a "flash" CNBC Fed Survey conducted after this morning's stronger than expected June payrolls number.

  • Shucks! Failing Oyster Farm Turns Cash Cow Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 2:52 PM ET
    Rappahannock Oyster Co. owners Travis and Ryan Croxton.

    This family oyster farm was languishing — until two cousins turned it into a cash cow. Here's how they did it.