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These underdogs now offer best property value Wed, 14 May '14 | 3:10 AM ET
Dublin, Ireland.

Europe's once-battered economies now offer the best value in real estate, according to a new report from Knight Frank.

Anyone in the United States with $1,500 can now buy Google Glass eye wear, Google said in a blogpost on Tuesday.

n this handout image provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) observatory launches aboard the Minotaur V rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on September 6, 2013 in Wallops Island, Virginia.

Russia cast doubt on the long-term future of the International Space Station as it retaliated on Tuesday against U.S. sanctions over Ukraine.

Bottles of wine sit on a shelf at Ludwigs Fine Wine and Spirits on October 30, 2013 in San Anselmo, Calif.

The US became the world's biggest wine market last year, beating France into second place for the first time as consumption slides in the country.

Scenes from the world’s largest election Thu, 15 May '14 | 6:56 PM ET

As markets count down to the results of India's general elections on Friday, click to see images from the world's largest exercise in democracy.

Facebook said it may consider opening a sales office in China to provide more support to advertisers who use the website to reach customers overseas.

With the demand for urban housing only set to increase innovation and technology are driving change in the construction sector. How?

A second-hand exchange store in the U.K. has started dishing out virtual currency bitcoin to customers in return for old videogames.

Luxury brands are mulling more inflation-busting price rises, in the face of strong foreign exchange headwinds and changing Chinese shopping habits.

People can ask Google to delete sensitive information from its Internet search results, Europe's top court said on Tuesday.

Antarctic ice sheet in 'unstoppable' decline Mon, 12 May '14 | 10:45 PM ET
Aerial view of melt season in the Antarctic Peninsula.

An "unstoppable" decline in the West Antarctic ice sheet means global sea level rise predictions will have to be revised.

In some cities, even a "cheap date" can burn a hole in your pocket.

Which M&A deal is best for shareholders? Mon, 12 May '14 | 12:44 AM ET

Which M&A deal represents the best value for shareholders?

A technician checks on a 3D printer as it constructs a model human figure in the exhibition '3D: printing the future' in the Science Museum on October 8, 2013 in London, England.

The rise of 3-D printing will make life as we know it today barely recognizable in 50 to 75 years. But it's not the Jetsons. Not yet.

Murdoch's BSkyB confirms European pay TV talks Mon, 12 May '14 | 3:09 AM ET

U.K. broadcaster BSkyB (British Sky Broadcasting) has confirmed reports which emerged over the weekend that it is looking to acquire stakes in Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox.

The craze for the microbrews made by small independent brewers has led to a scramble for hops, the Financial Times reports.

Mohamed El-Erian

And it could lead to a credit boom and crash, former Pimco CEO Mohamed A. El-Erian told CNBC.

William Lee Adams, founder and editor-in-chief of Wiwibloggs, says European politics can be seen in the Eurovision voting patterns.

Aussies brace for some tough love in budget Thu, 8 May '14 | 6:57 PM ET

Next week's federal budget in Australia is expected to be tough, yet analysts reckon the pain is unlikely to be as harsh as anticipated.

Todd Blake, a cancer patient undergoing treatment in New York, and his mother Nancy

The Corporate Angel Network, which gets cancer patients free flights on corporate jets, recently flew its 45,000th passenger.

World Cup boost for Brazil? Don’t bet on it Fri, 9 May '14 | 8:34 AM ET
A street decorated with the green and yellow national colors in a suburb of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 9, 2014.

As Brazil hurries to prepare for the World Cup, many Brazilians may be expecting the event to boost the nation's flagging economy.

Adding it up: Dr. Dre's 'billionaire' math Fri, 9 May '14 | 11:14 AM ET

Dr. Dre is super rich by any measure. And the co-founder of Beats, the headphones and music-streaming service, is about to get even richer...but does it get him to $1 billion?

Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific's "too sexy" uniforms for female flight attendants have made sexual harassment concerns a sky-high issue.

Mystery $13 billion philanthropists revealed Fri, 9 May '14 | 10:38 AM ET

A trio of hedge fund managers have secretly directed one of the largest pools of philanthropic capital for years, undetected by design.

France and tech start-ups: Bad romance? Fri, 9 May '14 | 7:15 AM ET

France appears to have the talent and know-how to foster the creation of successful technology companies, but its record at retaining them is less than impressive.

Womenomics: Japan’s new growth bazooka? Thu, 8 May '14 | 6:58 PM ET
New employees of Japan Airlines line up at a welcoming ceremony in Tokyo on April 1, 2014

Raising Japan's female workforce participation won't just boost economic growth, it also offers significant investment potential, Goldman said.

South East Asian countries clinched the top four spots in an education index produced by UK-based education and publishing company Pearsons.

First came selfies, now prepare for groufies Thu, 8 May '14 | 3:57 AM ET

You've heard of selfie. Now, you can add 'groufie' to your repertoire of social media jargon.

A new survey shows that workers in Singapore feel less committed to their jobs than their Asian peers.

Timeline of latest flare-up in Asia tensions Thu, 8 May '14 | 1:46 AM ET
Protesters hold anti-China placards and shout slogans during a rally in front of the building housing Chinese consular offices in Manila.

Here's a timeline of recent developments highlighting friction in Asia over the South and East China Seas.