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  • The advice I received from Nelson Mandela: CEO Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    Getty Images Co-Founder and CEO Jonathan Klein with President Nelson Mandela, at his home in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 2009.

    Getty CEO Jonathan Klein speaks about what it was like growing up white in South Africa and the advice he received from Nelson Mandela when they met.

  • Peacocks: It's your fault, not RBS', that you failed Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 3:06 AM ET

    Having gone bust more than a year ago, Peacocks is really living up to its name. The failed fashion chain is preening for all it's worth.

  • Here's what's holding up the US recovery Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    The U.S. economy is ready to recover but there's a roadblock, says research director Dan Steinbock.

  • Limit damage of Obamacare 'coercion': GOP senator Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 11:04 AM ET
    Healthcare.gov

    But it's too difficult to repeal the Affordable Care Act because "it's been implemented, GOP Sen. Ron Johnson tells CNBC.

  • No fare hike if...: CEO of new American Airlines Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 12:02 PM ET

    CEO Doug Parker tells CNBC that "as long as demand stays the same, nothing should happen to prices."

  • Fed taper won't bother investors: JPM's Lee Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    Thomas Lee

    Investors won't be bothered by a Fed taper even if it starts this month, JPMorgan's chief U.S. equity strategist, Thomas Lee, tells CNBC.

  • Bank on it: The Fed is a friend Sunday, 8 Dec 2013 | 10:21 PM ET

    Over the first three quarters of 2013, U.S. GDP grew at an average rate of 1.6 percent. That is half the growth rate over the same period of 2012.

  • Branson: Mandela embraced free markets, too Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 8:23 AM ET
    Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, and U.K. billionaire Richard Branson listen to Peter Gabriel sing 'Biko,' in Johannesburg, South Africa.

    Nelson Mandela embraced free markets, but thought that "with great wealth comes great responsibility," Sir Richard Branson tells CNBC.

  • Clean energy: Better than coal in your stocking? Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 11:58 AM ET

    If naughty kids get a lump of coal in their stocking, do good kids get clean energy? Depends on who's playing Santa in your nation's capital, says Terry Tamminen.

  • Why Ulta’s stock turned ugly Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 2:16 PM ET

    The stock of a beauty retailer Ulta shed more than 20 percent on Friday and Ulta's balance sheet has been showing red flags for quarters.

  • Prohibition is over! Time to buy beer stocks Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 11:34 AM ET

    In honor of today’s anniversary of the repeal of prohibition, here’s a bucket of beer stocks, compliments of Todd Schoenberger.

  • Is a peak coming in this key market metric? Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 10:13 AM ET

    The NYSE is buzzing about this metric. Is it nearing a peak? And what's the scariest part? Tom Kee from Stock Traders Daily crunches the numbers.

  • Apple 2014: Don't call it a comeback Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 10:34 AM ET
    An American icon: the Apple store in Manhattan

    The key to understanding Apple's 2014 strategy is its cohesive cross-device operating ecosystem that is driving sales and product development. Jason Stein, of Laundry Service, shares his predictions.

  • Social Media in 2014: It’s about show, not tell Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 10:28 AM ET
    The social media effect: Retailers continue to be a big beneficiary of Pinterest.

    What lies ahead for social media? User-generated content will be embraced as brands cut through the clutter and create more engaging experiences. Apu Gupta, CEO of Curalate shares his predictions.

  • Can you trust the jobs report numbers?     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 8:15 AM ET

    According to a source, some census employees faked job responses, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. And CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the actual falsification rate among interviews.

  • The real facts about inequality Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 12:37 PM ET
    A homeless woman stands in the street in New York.

    There is no question that inequality is disturbingly high. But the discussion around it is flawed by a disregard for actual data.

  • Estate planning: 7 rules for a solid plan Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    Estate planning isn't just about taxes. It's also not about giving your kids money. Here are 7 rules for a solid estate plan.

  • Ho! Ho! Ho! Wine sales are soaring Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Wine sales are soaring. How do investors get in on the action (besides drinking)? Todd Schoenberger raises a glass and offers up some advice.

  • One more Obamacare headache: Rep. Sam Graves Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Another Obamacare provision exists that most small business owners don't know about, says Sam Graves, chairman of the House small business committee.

  • How 2008 sparked youth entrepreneurship Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    Today's technology lets entrepreneurs innovate at a frenetic pace, and get real-time feedback to fast-track product development.

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