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New York City tutors charge $450 an hour to help prepare 4-year olds for kindergarten, and celebrity fragrance sales are declining. CNBC's Cindy Perman and Robert Frank, discuss.
New CEO and co-founder of Groupon Eric Lefkofsky listened to Mason's songs for the first time on "Squawk on the Street" and likened one of them to a song by a muppet.
Arnold Schwarzenegger said the "U.S. is being left behind by overseas energy innovators," and Facebook is launching "trending topics." CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jane Wells discuss.
Anthony Martin, who's 47-years old, was handcuffed, locked inside a casket, then thrown out of a plane. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports he was able to unlock the casket, open his parachute and land safely.
A new survey from Macquarie Capital shows cable television could be on "thin ice." Jon fine, Digital Media Consultant, and Richard Greenfield, BTIG, discuss.
CBS CEO Les Moonves sent a letter attacking Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt for refusing to negotiate. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has all the details. Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the cable dispute, as well as the future of television.
Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides perspective on investor activism, and whether a spinoff of Sony's entertainment business is a good idea.
How do you explain the prices that media institutions have been sold for over the last 72 hours? The New York Times reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on negotiations between CBS and Time Warner Cable. They are debating how much money Time Warner Cable should pay for CBS and Showtime.
Just when you thought hedge fund smackdowns couldn't get any uglier, they get...prettier! Actor George Clooney has stepped into the ring, accusing Dan Loeb of trying to scare Hollywood.
Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.
It was once possible to keep public figures' outrageous behavior a secret, but those days are long gone. Read ahead to see the 10 greatest scandals ever tweeted.
A new company called "Hello Flo" hopes to recruit girls at the beginning of a decades-long cycle of buying feminine products with Period Starter Kits.
Contrary to popular belief, sex doesn't automatically sell well. Part of its success depends on the economy. For example, UK prostitutes are cutting prices as business slumps.
As Facebook traded above its IPO price, Cramer said the business is entering a "virtuous cycle" and that the company holds the "holy grail" for advertisers.
The timing of the decision by Comcast to buyout the rest of NBCUniversal "looks great," Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts told CNBC.
Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" discusses the premise of the show, and the 1 thing that most entrepreneurs do worst.
Teresa Giudice and her husband, Joe Giudice of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" have been charged with 39 counts for alleged fraud. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.
There is no better time to be in the media business than right now and Western Europe is looking like a new emerging market, said Discovery CEO David Zaslav.