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  • US diplomats barred from Ice Bucket Challenge Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 12:17 PM ET
    Golfers Justin Rose and Brandt Snedeker  take the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'  after a practice round prior to The Barclays at The Ridgewood Country Club on Aug. 19, 2014 in Paramus, N.J.

    State Department lawyers banned American ambassadors and other officers from the Ice Bucket Challenge, which benefits Lou Gehrig's disease patients.

  • Marriott CEO answers ice bucket challenge  Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson completes his ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS.

  • Bain Capital takes 50% stake in TOMS Shoes: Sources Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    Bain's investment will be used to accelerate TOMS' business program and support its philanthropic activities, a source said.

  • Paul Ryan's new view on charitable donations Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    Rep. Paul Ryan

    House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan now says charitable deductions should be protected, and there should be no cap on deductions.

  • Kayla Tausche's ice bucket challenge  Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche accepts the ice bucket challenge to strike out ALS.

  • Josh Lipton takes ice bucket challenge  Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 10:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton accepts the ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS.

  • Ice bucket challenge a game changer  Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    The popularity of the "Ice Bucket Challenge" for ALS has changed the game for charities looking for funding, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Also, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.) shares his thoughts on charitable giving and taxes.

  • Coming to an MBA classroom: Ice buckets and pot Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:00 PM ET
    Golfers Justin Rose and Brandt Snedeker  take the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'  after a practice round prior to The Barclays at The Ridgewood Country Club on Aug. 19, 2014 in Paramus, N.J.

    Business schools are reaching for real-life examples to teach old-school business practices in an effort to engage their students.

  • Advancement of data mining  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    Jeff Bergstrand, University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business, discusses how schools are changing their curriculum to address the collection and analysis big data.

  • Viral philanthropy business model  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    Sunil Gulati, Columbia University, and Jeff Bergstrand, University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business, discuss the impact of viral marketing on philanthropic organizations like ALS.

  • Ice bucket phenomenon shifting philanthropy?  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    The ice bucket challenge has raised more than $22 million over the past three weeks, compared to $1.9 million during the same period last year. CNBC's Robert Frank discusses if this is a one-time gimmick or will change the business model of philanthropy.

  • Ice Bucket Challenge rewriting charity model Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    Massachusetts Park Rangers take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Boston.

    The challenge is successful because it's combined something that's real, tactile and fun—with social media and digital reach.

  • Kara Swisher takes the ALS challenge  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    Technology journalist Kara Swisher accepts Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's challenge to raise awareness for ALS.

  • CNBC's Jon Fortt accepts the ice bucket challenge to raise awareness for ALS, and nominated Michael Dell. Kelly Evans reports ALS has raised $15 million this summer.

  • ALS raises over $13 million since July 29th  Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin looks back on some of the best ice bucket challenge videos from last week, including from Bill Gates, saying the campaign has now hit China.

  • Ice Bucket a 'transformational moment': ALS group Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 11:46 AM ET
    Scott Wapner gets iced after accepting the Ice Bucket Challenge!

    "Three weeks ago, half the population didn't know what ALS is," ALS Association Development Officer Lance Slaughter tells CNBC. "Now millions of people do."

  • Cramer gets soaked in ALS ice bucket challenge Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 3:54 PM ET
    Jim Cramer takes the Ice Bucket Challenge.

    CNBC's Jim Cramer donned his best suit to have a bucket of ice water poured over his head Thursday as part of the ALS ice bucket challenge

  • Christie takes ALS challenge, calls out Zuck, Fallon Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:25 AM ET
    Governor Chris Christie

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie posted on his Facebook page a video showing two of his kids dumping a bucket of ice water on his head.

  • Republican politicians sued the SEC, seeking to throw out a rule that limits political donations by investment advisers.

  • Auction offers overnight at 'Downton Abbey' Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    A bedroom at the Highclere Castle, Newbury, England.

    Auction house Christie's is offering a night's stay at Highclere Castle, the setting for PBS's period drama Downton Abbey.

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