Headlines from CNBC

  • Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, shares his thoughts on the Tea Party's involvement in the government shutdown and how to resolve the conflict over the debt.

  • Introducing the new $100 bill  Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 6:25 AM ET

    The new C-note features high-tech designs to thwart counterfeiters, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Billionaire and hedge fund manager Julian Robertson explains why he doesn't think the government will let the U.S default.

  • 3 to Watch: Digesting Yum!  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on 3 stocks to watch in Tuesday's trading session, including Yum! Brands as the company reports Q3 earnings.

  • Julian Robertson: Why I dumped Apple  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 2:27 PM ET

    Investing legend Julian Roberton shares his thoughts on Steve Jobs as a person and explains why he sold his shares of Apple.

  • Crane fails in Manhattan  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    A sky crane appeared to be raising a load of concrete when it failed at one of Manhattan's tallest residential towers. CNBC's Robert Frank reports the site of the incident is at the same building known for an infamous crane failure during Superstorm Sandy.

  • Aspen the new 90210?  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 11:57 AM ET

    Beverly Hills has new competition when it comes to megahome listings. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • 90 Seconds with Art Cashin: Some faint hope  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the slow drip lower in the markets. People are looking to the 17th, he says. Boehner and the other players have to push this till the end.

  • The most expensive white diamond ever sold at auction went for a record-breaking $30.6 million, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Santelli checks interest rates on Treasurys  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 10:51 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the "whopping" moves in basis points on Notes over the last week.

  • Obamacare: Exchange issues continue  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 10:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports that Federal officials have admitted to more than capacity issues when it comes to the problems with Obamacare exchanges.

  • Jonathan Corpina, Meridian Equity Partners, weighs in on how the shutdown is impacting the markets.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: Boeing and IBM  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 8:52 AM ET

    Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer is watching shares of Boeing after rival Airbus clinches a landmark order for 31 jets from Japan Air.

  • Look Ma, no hands! GM's self-driving car  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 8:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau gets behind the wheel of General Motor's newest vehicle, which can almost drive itself.

  • Rep. Joe Barton, (R-TX) Texas, and Rep. Adam Schiff, (D-CA), discuss the impact of the government shutdown and what it will likely take to reach a compromise.

  • 'Sharknado' circling Washington?  Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    I think the reason we are here is because Speaker Boehner went to "plan B," says Alan Krueger, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, sharing his thought on the gridlock in Washington. And Barry Knapp, Barclays, explains how polls, not markets, will likely be the catalyst to bring both parties to the bargaining table.

  • Blackfoot River ranch on market for $15M  Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    Although Brad Pitt never lived in one of the most expensive homes currently on the market, CNBC's Robert Frank explains why he is impacting the sale of this Montana ranch.

  • Greifeld spotted entering Twitter headquarters  Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 2:16 PM ET

    Twitter has revealed a $1 billion IPO plan and CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details. Boorstin reveals she ran into Nasdaq's CEO Bob Greifeld, who was making a pitch for his exchange to get the listing.

  • New sex drug deals with PE  Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on a new sex drug in the pharma world. This one is for men who experience premature ejaculation.

  • 'Dread Pirate Roberts' in court  Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    Silk Road's founder charged with selling drugs online and using Bitcoins as currency, collecting some $80 million in sales commissions. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the details.