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  • May the theme park be ever in your favor     Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 2:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on potential opportunities at Lions Gate for a "Hunger Games" theme park. Nancy Giles, pop culture commentator, and CNBC's Robert Frank weigh in.

  • $20 million private theme park     Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank goes inside "Caledon," which is a 314-acre estate in Arlington, Washington

  • Twitter billionaires     Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank says three Twitter honchos shared a $4 billion jackpot on the company's IPO day.

  • Government bets the farm in $11.3 billion subsidies Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 11:08 AM ET

    The government paid $11.3m in farm subsidies to 50 billionaires or businesses in which they have some form of ownership. The New York Times reports.

  • Meet the 'average' global billionaire Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    A new report says the combined fortunes of the world’s billionaires have doubled since the financial crisis, but what do we know about them?

  • China's richest man snaps up $28 million Picasso art Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 12:47 AM ET
    Wang Jianlin

    China's Dalian Wanda Group, founded by the country's richest man Wang Jianlin, snapped up a Picasso painting for $28.2 million at a Christie's auction.

  • Billionaire club in Asia grows as Europe's shrinks Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 1:15 AM ET

    Asia churned out the highest number of billionaires globally in 2013, a stark contrast to Europe - which saw a decline in its ultrawealthy population.

  • Bubble watch: Is this investment about to pop? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 5:09 PM ET
    Pablo Picasso's "Tete" at Christie's in New York.

    Lackluster sales at a recent Christie's auction may not be a sign that the frothy art market is finally breaking down.

  • Over $1 billion in stolen art found     Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    Christie's Monday night auction racked up $92 million, less than half of the early top end estimates, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Also, a look at a big find in Munich of art allegedly looted by the Nazis.

  • China's rich buying up yacht companies Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    A yacht made by Sunseeker International.

    Wealthy Chinese may not be buying many big yachts. But they are buying up big yacht companies. A look at what's driving the trend.

  • New calls to tax the rich more     Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 4:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports NYC Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio plans to pay for education programs by raising taxes on the wealthy by more than $500 million.

  • Fall auction preview     Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 2:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan looks at a few "knick knacks" Oprah Winfrey auctioned for her charity, which brought in more than $600,000. Robert Frank reports on some of the most expensive items up for auction this Fall season.

  • Calls to raise taxes for the rich are growing Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    Calls to tax the rich are suddenly reaching higher volume, whether it's Bill Gross' “Scrooge McDuck” blog or a ballot measure in Colorado to make high earners pay for schools, or New York's Bill de Blasio’s tax proposal.

  • Dawn of the smart-yacht     Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    The most expensive luxury yachts are now the most hi-tech vessels on the seas. CNBC's Robert Frank showcases the most tech-advanced cruisers.

  • Americans buy most of the world's yachts but few are actually made here. One company in Louisiana is trying to change that, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Ominous oasis: $1 million homes     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick and Jackie DeAngelis tour two million-dollar homes with a spooky history. Broker Dolly Lenz takes a look at the mysterious real estate and weighs in on which home is the better buy.

  • Trick or treat: Spooky $1 million homes     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 7:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton and Mary Thompson tour two million-dollar homes with a spooky history. Broker Dolly Lenz takes a look at the mysterious real estate and weighs in on which home is the better buy.

  • OGX, headed by Eike Batista, files for bankruptcy Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:12 PM ET
    Eike Batista, chief executive officer of EBX Group Co. Ltd.

    OGX, the Brazilian oil company controlled by former billionaire Eike Batista, sought court protection from creditors on Wednesday.

  • World's most powerful people: Forbes     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Michael Noer, Forbes, discuss the magazine rankings of the most powerful and influential leaders in the world.

  • Who's the richest person in your state? Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    Bill Gates

    Wealth-X has put together a list of all 50 states with their top wealth-holders. A look at how the states stack up.

 

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