• Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ dies at 83 Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock in Star Trek

    Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock on "Star Trek," died on Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles. He was 83, the NYT reports.

  • Don Keough dies at age 88  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 7:41 AM ET

    Former President and COO of Coca-Cola Don Keough passed away on Tuesday. He is probably best remembered for his help turning around his disastrous business decision - the creation of new Coke. Warren Buffett said you can sum up Don Keough's life in three word: Everybody loved him.

  • David Carr 1956-2015  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 6:14 AM ET

    The New York Time's Andrew Ross Sorkin announces the passing of his friend and colleague David Carr, last night.

  • John Whitehead dies at age 92  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 6:26 AM ET

    Former Goldman Sachs Senior Partner and Co-Chairman John Whitehead has died. He leaves a legacy that will endure in the institutions he lead and in the lives of those he cared for and mentored, say Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein in a statement.

  • Islamic State burns Jordanian pilot alive  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 1:03 PM ET

    The Islamic State burned a captive Jordanian pilot alive, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Will Saudi's reduce oil production?  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 7:06 AM ET

    Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, provides insight to the Saudi succession plan and the implications for oil.

  • Oil and geopolitical risk in Middle East: Expert  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:33 AM ET

    Daniel Yergin, IHS vice chairman, discusses the implications of the death of Saudi King Abdullah.

  • Things go downhill from here: Oil expert  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:13 AM ET

    They want to break the back of the frackers, says John Kilduff, Again Capital, discussing how the death of King Abdullah will likely impact the oil market and global supply chain.

  • The Saudi succession plan  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:07 AM ET

    WSJ Middle East Bureau Chief Bill Spindle shares perspective on the next generation of Saudi leaders. And CNBC's Hadley Gamble weighs in on the succession plan.

  • Saudi King Abdullah dies at 90  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:04 AM ET

    NBC's Richard Engel reports on the transition that is on the way in Saudi Arabia following the death of King Abdullah.

  • King Abdullah 1924-2015  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on succession in Saudi Arabia following the death of King Abdullah.

  • 'Saudi has entered a new era': Stratfor  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 12:20 AM ET

    Kamran Bokhari, Advisor on Middle Eastern & South Asian Affairs at Stratfor, explains why the oil-rich nation has entered a "new era fraught with perils."

  • Tootsie Roll CEO Melvin Gordon dies at 95 Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 12:43 PM ET
    Melvin Gordon with wife Ellen Gordon.

    Gordon grew the company's brands to include DOTS, Charms, Junior Mints, Sugar Daddy and Charleston Chew.

  • Worst terror attack in decades: President Hollande  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:05 PM ET

    Thousands of people are gathering in Paris to show solidarity, as the manhunt continues for 3 gunman involved in the terror attack on the Paris newspaper killing 12 people, reports CNBC's Hadley Gamble.

  • Paris terrorists appear well trained: Rafiq  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:41 PM ET

    Haras Rafiq, Quilliam Foundation, shares his view of the skill level of the terrorists involved in the Paris attack, and the French police reaction.

  • David Cameron: Appalling terrorist outrage in Paris  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the deadly attack at the office of Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Gatherings began across Paris Wednesday night.

  • Paris massacre: What we know  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:00 PM ET

    A look back on comments made by the editor/cartoonist of Charlie Hebdo in 2012 who was killed today in the terrorist attack in Paris. Police are still hunting for 3 apparent suspects, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Hedge fund manager's son a suspect: Sources  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 12:30 PM ET

    Police are now considering the son of slain hedge fund manager Thomas Gilbert Sr., a suspect, according to WNBC sources. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.

  • Hedge fund founder shot  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 8:24 AM ET

    Thomas Gilbert, Sr., founder of a $200 million dollar hedge fund was found fatally shot in his apartment on Manhattan's East Side, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • 30 bodies retrieved from Java Sea.  Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 9:08 AM ET

    NBC's Kelly Cobiella reports on the latest recovery efforts to retrieve bodies from the crash of AirAsia Flight 8501