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  • Ford eyes eco-friendly auto parts using tomatoes Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:02 PM ET

    Ford is looking to add a new environmental option to its tool box and it plans to team up with ketchup maker Heinz to to make it happen.

  • Who wants to buy a city?  Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    A Redfin report shows which billionaire could buy your city. CNBC's Robert Frank hosts "Who Wants to Buy a City" on "Street Signs," with CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Mandy Drury.

  • Thai coup adds to challenges for economy Saturday, 24 May 2014 | 9:01 AM ET
    Thai army soldiers secure the grounds of the venue for peace talks between pro- and anti-government groups on Thursday in Bangkok, a few hours before the army chief announced armed forces were seizing power.

    Thailand's economy was already struggling before the country's military seized power in a bloodless coup Thursday, saying it needed to restore order after six months of protests aimed at ousting the elected government.

  • Goldman Sachs supports Steven Cohen with a loan Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs is still doing business with Steven A. Cohen and extended a loan to the billionaire after his firm, SAC Capital Advisors.

  • Digicel founder Denis O'Brien is worth $5.7 billion, due to his mobile phone network provider in Central America and the Caribbean. In an interview at the Milken Global Conference, the former Bank of Ireland deputy governor describes improved conditions in earthquake-ravaged Haiti, thanks to millions of dollars in multinational corporate investment, more than 3 percent economic growth and a 20 percent boost in tourism.

  • This hedge fund chief made $3.5 billion in 2013 Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 6:56 AM ET
    David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.

    While these may not be the best of times for hedge funds, they're still pretty good for the best of the best.

  • Gabelli on Bill Ackman-Valeant alliance  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Billionaire investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC on Friday the unique arrangement to try to buy Botox-maker Allergan is unfair.

  • Oprah Winfrey may be next owner of LA Clippers Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 1:48 PM ET
    Larry Ellison, Oprah Winfrey, David Geffen

    David Geffen says he, Winfrey and Oracle's Larry Ellison are joining together to bid for the team, according to ESPN.

  • Even billionaires have to wait in line at Milken Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 6:02 PM ET
    Stephen A. Schwarzman, chairman of the Blackstone Group

    There are so many big names at Milken's annual Global Conference in Los Angeles that billionaires don't automatically get VIP treatment.

  • Who wants to be a billionaire?  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Adam Memon, head of economic research at CPS, discusses the key ingredients needed to become a billionaire.

  • Billionaire trash talk  Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 2:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on a political battle between billionaires: The Koch brothers versus Tom Steyer.

  • Comcast nears subscriber deal with Charter Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 1:32 AM ET
    A Comcast truck in Pompano Beach, Florida

    Comcast may divest about 4 million subscribers after its merger with Time Warner Cable and may sell a portion to Charter Communications.

  • Millionaires ignite real estate bidding war  Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    It's a perfect storm and everyone is buying, says Fredrik Eklund, Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing New York" star, discussing Manhattan's soaring luxury real estate market.

  • Income divide among wealthy  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 2:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the income gap among the wealthy.

  • Momentum stocks like Tesla, Netflix slammed hard Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 12:03 PM ET
    A Tesla S 85 electric car charges at a supercharging station on the A6 highway on January 21, 2014 near Bad Rappenau, Germany.

    U.S. stocks fell as Ukraine weighed on sentiment and pushed investors to take profits in some of the market's biggest trading favorites.

  • $201 million insurance policy  Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 2:50 PM ET

    A tech billionaire purchased a record-setting $201 million life insurance policy. CNBC's Robert Frank and Dovi Frances, SG president and founder, provide perspective.

  • US billionaires hit new record  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    As the list of U.S. billionaires hits a new record high. CNBC's Robert Frank reports which ones made the most money in stocks since 2009.

  • Rich get richer since 2009  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    As the list of U.S. billionaires hits new record highs, CNBC's Robert Frank reports on which ones made the most money in stocks since 2009.

  • Winklevoss twins use bitcoins to book space trip Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who famously accused Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg of stealing their idea, said they used bitcoins to buy tickets for a high-altitude voyage on billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic commercial spaceflight venture.

  • Divorce judge: Hamm to keep Continental stake Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 4:01 PM ET
    Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm pauses during an interview in his Oklahoma City offices, July 12, 2012.

    Billionaire Harold Hamm will not have to give up his controlling stake in Continental Resources as part of a divorce settlement, according to Forbes.