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  • Heat’s off Qatar World Cup workers after reforms Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    Qatar has introduced reforms aimed at its migrant workforce following criticism of conditions at its sites for the 2022 World Cup.

  • Mud racing goes mainstream     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:54 AM ET

    More than 600,000 people participated in a Spartan race in 2013. Joe DeSena, Spartan Race CEO & founder, discusses the growing industry of obstacle course racing.

  • US Soccer chief (an economist) wants big changes Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:57 PM ET
    FIFA President Joseph S Blatter presents Qatar for the host of 2022 FIFA World Cup.

    The top soccer official in the U.S. wants to change the way FIFA, soccer's world governing body, does business.

  • Tour de France gears up indie bike makers Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Chris Froome, winner of the 2013 Tour de France, is cheered on by cycling enthusiasts who paid Thomson Bike Tours around $6,000 each to attend the 100th anniversary of the event.

    The Tour de France is under way. So that means manufacturers of high-end bikes are busy peddling their pedaling products.

  • Charles Barkley: Donald Sterling has to go ASAP Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 5:46 PM ET

    Sterling should do the right thing and sell his team, NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley told CNBC.

  • Charles Barkley: Need Sterling out ASAP     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 2:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Mandy Drury speaks to Joe Theismann and Charles Barkley about investing, Daniel Snyder and Don Sterling.

  • The real reason Rupert wants Time Warner     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    David Bank, RBC Capital Markets media analyst, says Time Warner's sports network would start to put 21st Century Fox in the same league as ESPN. A lot of analysts thought CBS would be the perfect partner but Fox and Time Warner will lever well off each other, says Bank.

  • Latest twist in suit could cost Armstrong the farm Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 7:52 AM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    Two years after being stripped of his Tour de France titles, Lance Armstrong suddenly faces an increased risk of losing his personal fortune. USA Today reports.

  • CBS Sports: Use of 'Redskins' up to announcers Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 8:28 AM ET
    The Washington Redskins flag. The US Patent office cancels Redskins trademark registration.

    CBS Sports' chairman said announcers and production teams will be able to choose whether or not to use the word 'Redskins.' USAT reports.

  • Man U should have been Barcelona: Pro     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Jim O'Neill, former chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, says the "mismanagement" of Manchester United means the club has not realized its full potential.

  • Score, US! The Fed on the World Cup effect Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 2:57 PM ET
    Tim Howard of the United States controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.

    Some American restaurants got a boost from the soccer tournament, according to the Federal Reserve's Beige Book report.

  • Why Qatar’s World Cup may spur big changes Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 8:28 PM ET
    Doha, Qatar.

    Mega-sports events usually offer host countries few, if any, benefits, but Qatar's polemic selection for the 2022 World Cup may spur major social change.

  • FIFA bidding rules should be tightened: Gulati     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera speaks to U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati, about the independent investigation FIFA is in the middle of over its bidding process for the next two World Cups.

  • FIFA’s World Cup final breaks social media records Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 5:29 PM ET
    Angela Merkel celebrates with the German national team after their World Cup win

    The final World Cup match was the biggest social event ever for Facebook.

  • Users complain of 'gaining weight on Fitbit' Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 4:05 PM ET
    The 'Flex', a device by Fitbit

    Some users find that their bands actually make them pack on the pounds as opposed to shedding weight. The TODAY Show reports.

  • Cleveland banking on LeBron     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 2:58 PM ET

    LeBron James is coming home to Cleveland, the GOP is coming to town and Johnny Manziel is playing for the Browns. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the potential economic impact to the city from all the excitement.

  • World Cup is wunderbar for German jersey retail Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 12:05 PM ET
    A memorabilia jersey of German national soccer team showing four stars, symbolizing the number of reached World Cup championships, is seen at an Adidas retailer in Frankfurt July 14, 2014.

    Germany's World Cup win raked in profits for Adidas via shirt sales and looks to continue to improve business for retail across Germany.

  • Cal Ripken Jr.'s money saving advice     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 11:24 AM ET
    In 1996, then-Baltimore Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken Jr. was on the American League All-Star team. Prior to the game, the players posed for their team photograph, and after it was taken, the platform on which they were posing buckled, throwing Roberto Hernandez of the Chicago White Sox off balance. While steadying himself, he accidentally hit Ripken in the nose with his forearm, breaking it.Ever the trooper, Ripken simply had his nose reset and went ahead and played the game anyway. If he hadn’t

    Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken Jr., is in the Twin Cities, and speaks about honoring teachers from around the U.S., as well as his best advice for saving money.

  • Drink up: Self-serve beer hits MLB's All-Star game Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    Self-Serve beer stations at Target Field.

    Fans at the MLB All-Star Game will get to pour themselves beer with the only self-serve technology in major U.S. sports.

  • TIBCO CEO: 'Best days ahead'     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 10:16 AM ET

    TIBCO Software is celebrating 15 years as a public company. CEO Vivek Ranadive also owns the Sacramento Kings and discusses the opportunity for his company with the NBA, as well as his subscription forecast.

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