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A piece of computing history, Apple 1 computer motherboard, will be auctioned off this Wednesday at the Bonhams in New York City.

Disruption in health care seems to have been a long time coming. Now the sector is innovating, fast.

Qantas joins business class battle     Tue, 21 Oct '14 | 11:55 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han looks at the launch of Qantas' new business class suite and the fight for passengers in Australasia.

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82 Tue, 21 Oct '14 | 12:25 AM ET
Designer Oscar de la Renta at the 2014 Carnegie Hall Medal Of Excellence Gala on April 24, 2014

Oscar de la Renta, one of the most sought-after fashion designers, died on Monday at the age of 82.

China’s Fourth Plenum: What you need to know Sun, 19 Oct '14 | 6:44 PM ET

China's fourth plenum, a key four-day meeting of the ruling Communist Party's powerful Central Committee, kicks off in Beijing on Monday.

Toyota retools the 'plain vanilla' Camry Mon, 20 Oct '14 | 2:45 PM ET
2015 Camry

Toyota delivered a surprise when it announced plans to give the 2015 Camry an extensive update, showing off its more sculpted and tech-savvy look.

Why forgiveness could be France's best bet Mon, 20 Oct '14 | 3:46 AM ET

France may be locking horns with the EU over its rule-breaking budget deficit, but analysts say the country is right to focus on growth.

History’s deadliest epidemics Fri, 17 Oct '14 | 10:48 AM ET

As the world focuses on Ebola, CNBC takes a look at some of the worst epidemics throughout the ages.

How many banks will fail ECB stress tests? Sun, 19 Oct '14 | 10:57 PM ET

Results of the European Central Bank's Asset Quality Review (AQR) are due on October 26. Vote in our new poll and tell us what you're expecting.

As Joko Widodo assumes Indonesia's Presidency on Monday, CNBC's Martin Soong reports on the many challenges for him to tackle.

A technician takes a sample of crude oil from a well operated by Venezuela's state-owned oil company in Morichal, Venezuela.

Despite its oil revenues, Venezuela's economic and fiscal situations are in free fall. Learn why here.

Graduates from the Harvard Business School MBA program.

Being free doesn't necessarily make a university more popular – as the latest rankings show.

Having the free run of a bookstore might be the stuff of some people's dreams, but for one tourist in London it turned into something of a nightmare.

Buying an airline for 88 cents Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 10:52 PM ET

Airline Virgin Australia has coughed up a whopping one Australian dollar to buy the 40 percent of Tiger Australia it didn't already own.

Britain and Germany were the most targeted countries by sophisticated cyberattacks across EMEA in the first half of 2014, a report showed.

Can we forget about a Fed rate hike in 2015? Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 5:26 AM ET
U.S. Federal Reserve

With global equities seeing severe bouts of volatility, traders and investors have thrown down the gauntlet to the U.S. Federal Reserve.

Why this market is escaping the global selloff Thu, 16 Oct '14 | 1:51 AM ET

Mounting concerns over global growth led to heavy declines in global stock indices over the past month, but the Shanghai Composite bucked the trend.

Dennis Gartman

The selloff in global markets is set to continue as a bear market takes hold, according to widely followed investor Dennis Gartman.

Chinese tourists enjoy the sands of Bondi Beach.

Australia and Japan have taken steps to lure wealthy Chinese, in a bid to spur investment and strengthen ties with China.

The world's millionaire population will leapfrog to 53 million from 35 million over the next five years, according to Credit Suisse.

Cheapest cities for business class seats, Botox Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 11:12 PM ET

Flying business class from Asia to London or New York is expensive, but a new index highlights large differences in the cost of buying a ticket in different Asian cities.

World may not have enough food by 2050: Report Wed, 15 Oct '14 | 12:03 PM ET
Farmers harvest rice on a field next to residential buildings on the outskirts of Hanoi on October 13, 2014.

A new report says unless the world increases its agriculture production now, a growing population may not have enough food by 2050.

Oops! Apple just unveiled new iPads Wed, 15 Oct '14 | 1:38 PM ET

Apple just unveiled its iPads in what appears to be a slip-up.

Converse sues to protect Chuck Taylor sneakers Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 1:15 PM ET
A Converse 'Chuck Taylor' sneaker sits on a shelf in New York City.

Converse is suing 31 companies claiming that they infringed on trademarks relating to the popular Chuck Taylor All Star shoe. The New York Times reports.

Facebook and Apple pay women to freeze eggs Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 9:36 AM ET
A technician opens a vessel containing women's frozen egg cells.

Facebook and Apple are now offering to pay for egg freezing procedures of its employees, NBC News reports.

The world's biggest energy producers Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 5:08 AM ET

Modern society is dependent on a reliable energy supply. Here, we take a look at the world's biggest producers of crude oil, nuclear and hydro.

Scuffles break out between police and 'Occupy Central' protesters in front of Pacific Place shopping mall

Pro-democracy protests put Hong Kong in the spotlight recently, but political risk is just the tip of the iceberg, Capital Economics says.

Four most worrying drags on global markets Mon, 13 Oct '14 | 9:26 PM ET

The global stock rout appears to have come out of nowhere, but Capital Economics highlights four key weights dragging on markets.

Slumping property prices are among the biggest risks for Singapore's economy, analysts say, as a dip in construction activity drags on growth.

Musician will debut new smartwatch this week Tue, 14 Oct '14 | 12:00 PM ET
Recording artist will.i.am

Musician Will.i.am created a new smartwatch that will debut this week in San Francisco.