Best of CNBC


  • 401(k) fees: A breakdown of 401(k) plan costs Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 2:55 PM ET

    This is a link to a Bankrate.com story.

  • Labor Day blues: Most Americans take work home Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Nearly all Americans do work-related tasks in their personal time, and more than one-third work more than 10 hours off-the clock every week, a new survey reveals.

  • Beauty secret: fashion's bet on a $10 billion biz Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 9:45 AM ET
    Make-up applied to a model backstage at New York Fashion Week.

    For many brand devotees, wearing a designer's clothing or accessories isn't enough. To outfit these fans, designers debuted cosmetics in time for Fashion Week.

  • Aussie teen does it again—leaks new iPhone Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 8:29 PM ET

    Aussie teen who has built an online following by leaking pictures of upcoming Apple products has done it again, showing off the latest iPhone ahead of its expected launch next week.

  • Ten high-tech gadgets for tailgating Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:06 PM ET
    Cruzin Cooler

    Tailgating has evolved since its early days and now there are a number of devices on the market that will take your burgers and beers to the next level.

  • The big get bigger as top hedge funds rake in cash Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    Investors are still buying into promises of juiced up returns. The largest hedge fund firms in the Americas kept adding assets in the first half of the year.

  • Santelli's rant: Where are all the GOOD jobs? Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 9:37 AM ET

    In this preview of Friday's jobs report, CNBC's Rick Santelli is wondering if we'll see any improvement in so-called good jobs?

  • Best—and worst—of times for older workers Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 8:59 AM ET

    The jobless rate for older workers is far below the national average. But if an older worker loses a job, the duration that person will stay unemployed is typically much longer.

  • $10 billion sport in bitter drug-testing fight Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    The two sides were trading blame, rather than blood vials, over hGH. The banned substance is far harder to detect than steroids.

  • Let them eat soup!...from a coffee pot Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Campbell Soup says it will start offering K-cup soup packs that can be made with Green Mountain's single-serve coffee machines.

  • Airline launches 'flying nannies' Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    An airline has launched a new "flying nanny" service to provide in-flight child care to passengers. The Today Show reports.

  • It's 'crap' you get worse with age: QB Tom Brady Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 11:48 AM ET
    Tom Brady

    As he enters his 14th NFL season, three-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady of the New England Patriots told CNBC that he strives to get better with age.

  • Farmers raisin' hell over 'Raisin Reserve' Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Grapes drying in the sun at Raisin Valley Farms in Kerman, Calif.

    There's a government program that can force a farmer to hand over nearly half of his or her annual crop without getting paid for it. It's raisins.

  • Family nabs sunken gold treasure Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    A Florida family who spends their time together hunting for treasure hauled up an estimated $300,000 worth of gold from an historic wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Eight new 'must have' gadgets (Smart PJs?) Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:06 PM ET
    Street View Trekker

    As we welcome autumn, we also welcome new gadgetry. Here are some must-have gadgets for the upcoming season, TODAY reports.

  • Rallying cry against unpaid internships grows Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    Chloe Diaz, a student who has an unpaid internship as an assistant stage manager in a Los Angeles theater.

    More disgruntled workers are challenging the unpaid internship's fairness and legality. NBCNews.com reports.

  • SAC Capital explores conversion into family office Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    In recent months, SAC's portfolio managers have been talking in earnest, both with management and among themselves, about how converting to a so-called family office would work.

  • Home prices push past rising rates, says report Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 9:28 AM ET

    Home prices are trending higher in part due to fewer distressed properties for sale, as rates climb on expectations the Fed will taper investments in mortgage-backed securities.

  • Gen Y managers perceived as entitled, need polish Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:02 AM ET

    If you don't like your new boss, it may not be your fault. Gen Y is moving into management in a big way, and a new survey finds a rough transition.

  • Ramen burger chef: It’s more than 'college food' Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Real ramen is much different than instant ramen, says chef Keizo Shimamoto. And if you shape it into a bun and serve it with a burger, expect a long line to form.