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  • The most ridiculous items confiscated by TSA Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 12:33 PM ET
    This meat cleaver was discovered in a carry-on bag at Newark International Airport, Jan. 22, 2015.

    The TSA keeps a running log on Instagram of the most bizarre and prohibited items they have stopped passengers from taking on board.

  • What color is the dress?  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:14 AM ET

    The big question sweeping across social media websites is "what color is this dress" showing an image of a dress some see as blue and black, and others as white and gold. The "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss if this story is good for Twitter.

  • The dress that broke the Internet Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 7:28 AM ET

    A badly lit photograph of a $77 off-the-rack dress broke the Internet Friday, spawning arguments, memes and half-baked pseudo-scientific explanations.

  • Cramer: 'I'm a happy camper'—Thanks, Europe! Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 6:22 PM ET
    Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), looks on as he unveils a new twenty-euro banknote at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, Feb. 24, 2015.

    Jim Cramer wants to be negative about what's happening in the market right now but with this evidence, he can't!

  • This is a 'massive driver' for Facebook: Analyst Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 4:17 PM ET
    People are silhouetted against the Instagram logo at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.

    Instagram growth and advertising's move to digital will drive a Facebook stock rally, Cowen and Co.'s David Seaburg said.

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:19 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 8 percent to $34.50 with 22,938,400 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. fell 2.7 percent to $16.04 with 138,825,000 shares traded.

  • ISIS smashes Iraq artifacts; BBC names 'Jihadi John' Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:49 PM ET
    In this image made from video posted on a social media account affiliated with the Islamic State group on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, militants attack ancient artifacts with sledgehammers in the Ninevah Museum in Mosul, Iraq.

    The Islamic State has released a video purportedly showing militants using sledgehammers to smash ancient artifacts in Iraq.

  • Technology is not a job killer: Walter Isaacson Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Walter Isaacson

    Don't blame the robots for killing jobs. Contrary to popular belief, technology actually creates jobs, says former CNN and Time chief Walter Isaacson.

  • Tech bubble 2.0? It could happen Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 2:33 PM ET

    Some say this time it's different for tech companies with inflated valuations. But make no mistake, it is totally possible right now.

  • Where some legends of the dot-com era are now Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 12:38 PM ET
    CNBC correspondent Tom Costello reports on the sharp rise in the Nasdaq Composite at the Nasdaq Market Site in Times Square in New York, January 3, 2000.

    The Nasdaq Composite is approaching 5,000 again. Here are some of the people who helped make it happen 15 years ago, and where they are today.

  • Costolo: You don't have to tweet to sign up  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    Twitter CEO Dick Costolo is speaking out about people who don't tweet. He says they don't have to. Jon Steinberg, The Daily Mail North America CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss.

  • Cashing out: Selling by CEOs, insiders surging Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Evan Williams, co-founder of Medium and Twitter.

    Insider selling by executives surged last week, a troublesome vote of no confidence on this bull market.

  • GOP surrenders on net neutrality Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:29 PM ET
    Sen. John Thune

    The Republican resistance in Congress surrendered to Obama’s call to protect an open Internet, with rules likely to be approved by regulators, NYT.

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 23- There were underpants, Lego statues and a nail-biting finale on the Oscars stage on Sunday, but it was Lady Gaga's "Sound of Music" spectacular that sparked the most chatter on social media. Show highlights included host Neil Patrick Harris wearing just his underpants on stage in an homage to a scene from "Birdman," the audience receiving Lego...

  • Net neutrality plan gets a thumbs up from Twitter Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 11:43 AM ET

    Twitter released a blog post Monday morning trumpeting its support for FCC's latest net neutrality proposal, re/code reports.

  • Facebook back up after brief interruption Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 10:41 AM ET

    The social networking site appears to be down for some users and is loading slowly for others.

  • Oscars: Wage inequality takes center stage Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 4:05 AM ET

    The glitz and glamour of the Academy Awards was overshadowed by some unexpected issues on Sunday, with diversity and politics coming to the fore.

  • Nasdaq 5,000: Should you worry about a bubble? Sunday, 22 Feb 2015 | 3:34 PM ET

    The Nasdaq is on the cusp of reaching 5,000 for the first time since March 2000. This time it's different, but signs of froth are concerning.

  • Cramer Remix: This stock is on a run Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 7:01 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on a hot stock that just won’t stop.

  • Will box office losers backfire for the Oscars? Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 4:45 PM ET
    Oscar statues stand in a parking lot near the Dolby Theater during preparations ahead of the 87th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 19, 2015.

    The Oscars are facing a huge risk this year: It's the lowest-grossing group of Best Picture nominees since 2009.