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Does Russia’s Putin need an economic miracle? Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 10:05 AM ET
Russian President Vladimir Putin

Former ambassador to Moscow tells CNBC that the Russian president needs a miracle to turn his country's fortunes around.

UK election campaign heats up  Wed, 28 Jan '15 | 2:49 AM ET
A double decker bus makes its way over Westminster Bridge, past the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben in London, England.

CNBC's Phil Han reports on the state of the U.K. general election campaign, as the candidates count down 99 days until votes are cast.

The most 'miserable' place on Earth is... Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 12:32 PM ET
People line up to pay inside a Makro supermarket in Caracas, January 9, 2015.

2014 ranked as a horrible year for many countries, according to an index, with Venezuela topping the list as the most miserable place on Earth.

Office foosball & golf: Would you work here?  Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 5:23 PM ET

From astroturf floors to Foosball tables, companies are increasingly looking to design cool offices in an effort to encourage communication and creativity. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar reports.

Why Denmark won’t ‘pull a Switzerland’ Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 5:44 PM ET
A Danish two krone coin

After Switzerland's surprise move to unpeg its franc, speculators are eyeing Denmark's currency peg, but the Danes likely won't follow suit, analysts say.

Heathrow vs Dubai: Who's winning?  Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 5:00 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han reports on which international airport is winning the race to see the most passengers pass through its gates - Heathrow or Dubai?

Water way to power communities Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 4:54 AM ET

An innovative 'mobile' hydro plant could help connect off grid communities around the world. How?

Are McDonald's eggs real? Chain cracks mystery Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 11:29 AM ET
A McDonald's Egg McMuffin breakfast sandwich is shown in San Rafael, Calif.

The chain is out to debunk its latest myth about its food...

Fans walk outside University of Phoenix Stadium on January 25, 2015 in Phoenix.

Tickets for Super Bowl XLIX are being offered for more than twice the price as this time last year, according to resellers.

How quickly will the euro hit dollar parity? Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 1:05 AM ET

With several forces at work to push the euro lower, how quickly do you think the common currency will hit parity with the U.S. dollar?

Don't book that round-trip flight before trying these travel tricks to get a better deal.

The keenest online bankers may surprise you Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 7:18 AM ET

Older people might be more technology savvy than you thought—at least when it comes to banking.

Live: Blizzard forces NYC to shut down Tue, 27 Jan '15 | 2:25 AM ET
A pedestrian walks across 8th avenue following road closures on January 26, 2015 in New York City.

Thousands of flights were scrapped and big cities readied fleets of snowplows as the Northeast steeled itself for a blockbuster winter storm.

Alexis Tsipras, opposition leader and head of the leftist Syriza party, waves at supporters during a campaign rally in central Athens, Greece, Janu. 22, 2015.

The left-wing Syriza party has won the elections in Greece, promising an end to the austerity program struck with the Troika. Experts comments on whether the new government can fulfill its promises and what it means for the euro zone.

Malaysia Airlines says website not hacked Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 1:25 AM ET
Screen grab of the defaced Malaysia Airlines website, believed to have been hacked, on the morning of January 26, 2015, local time.

Cyber Caliphate, a hacker group that claims affiliation with ISIS, appears to have defaced the website of Malaysia Airlines on Monday morning.

Davos 2015: Who said what? Mon, 26 Jan '15 | 3:53 AM ET
Marissa Mayer

From “Fall in love with the government, but never marry them” to “Ebola did less damage than the reaction,” CNBC was there.

Jack Ma: Alibaba is 'still just a baby' Fri, 23 Jan '15 | 3:27 AM ET
Jack Ma, billionaire and chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., gestures as he speaks during a session on day three of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015.

Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, believes his company is still in the very early stages of reaching its full potential.

Some of the biggest names in the industry have signaled that web privacy is set to get a lot tougher.

Euro, dollar to hit parity by 2016: Economist Fri, 23 Jan '15 | 4:36 PM ET

Forces will push the euro to parity with the dollar as the euro zone looks to break through a period of sluggish growth, an analyst said.

ECB stimulus may ease Greek election concerns Fri, 23 Jan '15 | 5:32 PM ET

Greek elections could rattle markets in coming days, but the ECB's bond-buying plan may ease concerns.

Alwaleed: No more $100 oil, but we won't blink Fri, 23 Jan '15 | 10:42 AM ET
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal

Saudi Prince Alwaleed also tells CNBC that Saudi Arabia and OPEC will not blink.

Davos 2015 - World Economic Forum Wed, 14 Jan '15 | 2:43 PM ET
A logo sits on a sign at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.

Coverage of the 2015 World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Davos: Land of the $43 hot dog and $55 salad Sat, 24 Jan '15 | 1:04 PM ET

In the wake of the Swiss franc's surge, some of the food prices around town in Davos are proving to be a little hard to stomach.

Greeks will be heading to the polls on Sunday to elect a new government. How could the vote go?

Norway may be Europe's biggest oil exporter, but its premier is less concerned about energy prices than security issues around terrorism and Russia.

Bill Gates aims to fix global banking Thu, 22 Jan '15 | 5:49 AM ET

Microsoft founder Bill Gates delivered another upbeat message on the world with his annual newsletter.

Commodity currencies face race to the bottom? Wed, 21 Jan '15 | 11:56 PM ET

Commodity currencies may face a race to the bottom as the Bank of Canada's surprise rate cut may pressure Australia's central bank to follow suit.

Why record tourists to Japan won't matter much Wed, 21 Jan '15 | 5:43 PM ET

Tourist spending hits a record high in Japan, and while good for certain sectors, it represents a small slice of the overall economy, say analysts.

What China's 'new normal' means for autos Thu, 22 Jan '15 | 2:19 AM ET
Carlos Ghosn

The Chinese car market still offers huge growth and potential, according to the CEO of Renault Nissan.

Low oil prices may increase economic growth by 15-20 percent this year, but some countries will still lose out, said the head of the World Bank.