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  • Drought hurts meat prices     Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports the domestic cattle herd is the smallest it has been since 1951. The biggest culprit is California and the Southwest's record water shortages.

  • Holy guacamole! Chipotle to raise prices soon Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 9:17 AM ET

    Chipotle's feeling the food cost pinch too and plans to pass along some of its increased costs to customers soon.

  • Wal-Mart launching money transfer service Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    The service will allow customers to transfer money to and from 4,000 of its stores.

  • The voice of CNBC, live!     Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 8:56 AM ET

    Voice over talent Jim Birdsall, makes his CNBC television debut on "Squawk Box" and discusses his other gigs with Wal-Mart and the NFL.

  • Mulberry woes continue as it looks to cheaper prices Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 8:04 AM ET

    British luxury brand Mulberry is to launch an "affordable" bag in a bid to turn around its misfortunes and boost growth.

  • One second in F1 racing     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC kicks off its series investigating what goes on behind the scenes in F1 and takes a closer look at all the technology, innovation and plain hard graft that can make the difference between victory and defeat.

  • Alcohol firms drown sorrows as shares tumble Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 5:51 AM ET

    Shares of major drink makers got battered on Thursday after poor results from Diageo and RĂ©my Cointreau caused a sell-off.

  • Jonny Forsyth, global drinks analyst at Mintel, says China has been a "cash cow" for drink-makers, but the slowdown is having a big impact on sales.

  • Coolest cars from the New York Auto Show Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 4:21 PM ET
    The Maserati GranTurismo on display during the first press preview day at the 2014 New York International Auto Show April16, 2014 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York.

    From practical production models to crazy concepts, a look at some of the freshest, coolest cars debuting at the New York International Auto Show.

  • Cheaters may speed need for data-laden poker chips Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track an individual player bet by bet.

  • Winnebago CEO: Beginning of healthy recovery     Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 3:19 PM ET

    Randy Potts, Winnebago CEO, shares is thoughts on the state of the U.S. economy and explains why big ticket items, like recreational vehicles are seen as bellwethers of the economy.

  • Bloomberg's $50 million gun safety group     Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    Discussing the potential impact to gun sales after former NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg announced he is spending $50 million on a gun safety group, with Brian Rafn, Morgan Dempsey Capital Management.

  • Wild Turkey! Investing millions in bourbon boom Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 2:49 PM ET
    Wild Turkey master distiller Jimmy Russell sniffs a glass of bourbon.

    From spiced bourbon to a new #nevertamed campaign, here's what Wild Turkey is doing to capitalize on the bourbon boom.

  • After criticism, Starbucks' Europe HQ moves to UK Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 2:34 PM ET
    A Starbucks coffee location in London.

    The shift by the world's largest coffee chain comes after its low tax contributions in Britain provoked widespread criticism.

  • KFC brings back much hyped Double Down Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 2:13 PM ET

    The bacon 'n' cheese sandwich that used two fried chicken filets instead of a bun is back at KFC, USA Today reports.

  • Mustang turns 50: The pony car that almost wasn't Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    The new 2015 Mustang convertible is viewed on top of the observation deck at the Empire State Building on April 16, 2014 in New York City.

    The Mustang has stood the test of time, as only a handful of nameplates have been around for 50 years.

  • American Eagle now called Envoy Air, mostly Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 12:52 PM ET
    American Eagle jets at LaGuardia Airport in New York.

    An American Airlines subsidiary has changed its name, but the old moniker isn't entirely going away, the Dallas Morning News reports.

  • GM to seek court protection against ignition suits Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 12:30 PM ET
    General Motors headquarters, April 1, 2014, Detroit

    GM will ask a bankruptcy court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy in 2009.

  • Sodastream surges amid talks it may sell 16% stake Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Scarlett Johansson stars in a SodaStream Super Bowl ad.

    Shares of Sodastream rose as much as 12 percent after Calcalist identified PepsiCo, Dr Pepper or Starbucks as the potential investors in the firm.

  • 50th anniversary Mustang GT     Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company COO, showcase Ford's limited edition, 50th anniversary Mustang GT. Only 1,964 of the cars will be built, a reference to the Mustang's unveiling on April 17th, 1964.