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  • Economy Alters How Americans Are Moving Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 4:38 AM ET
    Los Angeles

    The continuing economic downturn has drastically altered the internal migration habits of Americans, turning the flood of migrants into the Sun Belt and out of states like New York, Massachusetts and California into a relative trickle, an analysis of recent federal data confirms, the New York Times reports.

  • Narrow Escapes Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 5:33 PM ET
    Skinny homes are built for any number of reasons. It could be space constrictions, tax or code restrictions, the creative muse, or even for the vengeful-minded to grind an axe with a family member.What does it mean to say a house is skinny? You know you’re in one if you can stand in the center of the room and touch opposing walls. Alas, many New Yorkers can identify (and the following homes are all in cities where space is at a premium).  But the Dutch may be more familiar with the phenomenon. T

    Skinny homes are built for any number of reasons. Click to view some slim pickings from across the world.

  • 13 Scary Homes for Sale Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 4:46 PM ET
    While not everyone believes in ghosts, there are still houses that are generally considered to be haunted—and that’s already been covered here on CNBC in . Plenty of houses just look scary, as if they’re starring in a ghost story or a horror movie. A few of the following structures  starred in scary movies.

    Plenty of houses just look scary, as if they’re starring in a ghost story or a horror movie. A few of the following structures have starred in scary movies.

  • Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 in New York City.

    Everyone at the Occupy Wall Street homeland in Zuccotti Park is talking about the violence that erupted last night.

  • Another week, another pension fund filing a lawsuit over execution of currency trades. Here's what it means for you. 

  • Out of Work

    Senate Democrats are rewriting portions of President Barack Obama's jobs bill to include a new 5 percent tax on income above $1 million—a proposal that is sure to be blocked by Republicans.

  • Chopper Crashes in New York River   Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 3:41 PM ET
    Chopper Crashes in New York River

    A commercial helicopter is down in the East River at 34th Street in New York City.

  • Eastman Kodak company headquarters.

    Amid all the chatter of Kodak possibly going into Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, one thing is clear in the company's home town, Rochester, N.Y.:  No one's surprised.

  • Ex-IMF Chief Strauss-Kahn Admits 'Moral Failing' Sunday, 18 Sep 2011 | 4:38 PM ET
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    The former IMF chief admitted to a “moral failing” but denied he had sexually assaulted a New York hotel maid in a widely-anticipated interview on French television.

  • 9/11 as it happened Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 12:45 PM ET
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    Like many other journalists, CNBC staff watched events unfold in real time while also reporting them live. Here are four snapshots from 9/11.

  • Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick

    Financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald may have lost the most employees in the September 11 attacks a decade ago, but it may also be the biggest comeback story. Howard Lutnick, chairman and chief executive, recounts his company's unique tale of tragedy and renewal to CNBC.

  • Communicating Threats Ten Years After 9/11 Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 12:36 PM ET
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    Ten years after the attacks on September 11, we still don’t live in a world where we are free from terror threats. But we have made great progress on how to best communicate those threats in a way that makes us all a little bit safer.

  • Elite Schools Rethink Saving Seat for Little Sister Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 10:41 AM ET
    Trinity School in New York

    Amid soaring demand and a weak economy, Trinity and other elite New York schools are beginning to change longstanding admissions practices as they try to balance often incongruous priorities, including institutional loyalty and a diverse student body. The New York Times reports.

  • Ex-IMF Chief Strauss-Kahn Returns Home to France Sunday, 4 Sep 2011 | 4:28 AM ET
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn returned home to France on Sunday, for the first time since attempted rape accusations by a New York hotel maid unleashed an international scandal that dashed the former International Monetary Fund chief's chances for the French presidency.

  • Ground Zero Rebuilding   Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 4:52 PM ET
    Ground Zero Rebuilding

    World Trade Center developer Larry Silverstein took over the lease at the WTC six weeks before the 9/11 attacks but he never gave up hope the city would rebuild, reports CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • The Demise of the Trading Floor Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 11:07 AM ET
    New York Stock Exchange

    When the New York Stock Exchange opened for business on September 17th, 2001 it was a powerful symbol of the nation's efforts to recover from the terrorist attacks.

  • Grief, Change And Resilience Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 3:20 PM ET
    Visitors view a model of the World Trade Center site on the opening day of the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site near the World Trade Center in New York City.

    Ten years later, we’re arguably a sadder and more anxious nation, still struggling through a tough economy, yet we’re also more vigilant about security and ever-determined to remain resilient.

  • Small Town, Big Heart Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 3:18 PM ET
    Municipal Building, Middletown Township, NJ

    Middletown , N.J.  which lost more people in the attack than any other town,  saw some residents move away in the aftermath, while others were moved to find  ways to keep memories alive.

  • Don't Meet the Mets   Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 12:00 PM ET
    Don't Meet the Mets

    Why did the deal between hedge fund manager David Einhorn and the New York Mets fall apart? Was there double-dealing involved? Insight with, Anthony Scaramucci, Skybridge Capital, and CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • September 11 Memorials Across America Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 2:55 PM ET
    During the decade-long period of healing, people in towns across America have been erecting memorials to the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. There are some 500 recorded memorials in the U.S. and more are underway or planned. Most of them are in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Connecticut, home to the majority of the victims. Others are hundreds of miles away, such as one in North Dakota. The memorials vary widely in size, design and cost. Some are public, others private.

    During the decade-long period of healing, people in towns across America have been erecting memorials to the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. Click to see the photos.