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Next frontier for 'Internet of Things': Babies Sat, 21 Mar '15 | 7:00 AM ET
Owlet baby monitor

As the connected world spills over into every aspect of life, technology is making its way to babies and toddlers.

Why Hillary needs to announce now Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 10:56 AM ET
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is getting defined as an above-the-law elitist. Here's how she can change the subject. Politico's Ben White explains.

CNBC Explains: Quadruple witching Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 12:27 PM ET

Today's a witching day. It may sound ominous, but it's really just the alignment of some important time periods for the markets.  CNBC explains ....

Toys for the super rich   Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 5:45 AM ET
Toys for the super rich

Smartphones worth $150,000 and $12-million rings... It's just another day in BaselWorld, Switzerland. CNBC's Phil Han reports.

Solar eclipse in Australia, November 14, 2012

Britain’s first big solar eclipse for 16 years was under way, leaving commuters to make their way into work under darkened skies.

8 commodity trades on oil's slide Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 7:11 PM ET
The Fawley oil refinery and Hamble oil terminal are seen on January 7, 2015 in Southampton, England.

US crude oil has plummeted in recent months. "Fast Money" traders discussed how to trade the low price environment.

Behold: A $40M(!) diamond watch Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 9:57 AM ET
The Fascination watch

Graff Diamonds have unveiled a watch with more than 152 carats of white diamonds, worth a whopping $40 million.

Is Janet Yellen being too socialist? Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 8:50 AM ET
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen.

One market-watcher has been left contemplating whether the U.S. Federal Reserve is being too "socialist" and "overly politicized."

Will China’s slowdown derail reforms? Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 6:45 PM ET
A child holds a Chinese national flag at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China.

China's economic slowdown has pushed policy makers toward stimulus measures, spurring concerns over whether long-sought reforms may falter.

Japan wage hikes: Are they enough? Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 7:35 PM ET

Japanese firms announced bigger wage hikes this year, but experts are questioning if it will be sufficient to help end the country's economic mire.

TAG Heuer Smartwatch

Swiss luxury watchmaker Tag Heuer is to launch an Android-powered smartwatch in partnership with Google and Intel.

US streaming revenues overtake CD sales Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 9:16 PM ET
Taylor Swift

Streaming music services such as Spotify have eclipsed CD sales and are closing in on digital downloads as the largest source of revenue. The Financial Times reports.

World War II reparations: Who owes what? Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 2:32 AM ET

Why are countries still paying back debt from the wars of the last century and who has to pay the most? CNBC takes a look at who owes what.

The gadgets prove the future is here Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 7:14 AM ET

From connected sneakers to robots, CNBC takes a look at some of the hottest products from CeBIT which make the future look closer than you think.

Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C., U.S.

Emerging markets have a right to feel nervous before Wednesday’s Fed meeting. Any sign that rates will rise could spark a fresh bout of instability.

Indian workers install solar panels at the Gujarat solar park in Western India's Gujarat state in 2012.

Prices of fossil fuels may be plumbing multi-year lows, but that's not likely to keep them from being displaced by renewable energy, analysts said.

Full steam ahead for Asia’s cruise industry Wed, 18 Mar '15 | 3:08 AM ET
The international luxury liner Costa Romantica arrives at the Tianjin International Cruise Homeport in China.

Following years of double-digit growth, Asia's cruise industry is set for a "record-breaking year" in 2015, thanks to booming demand from Chinese holidaymakers, a new report shows.

Solar Impulse can 'fly almost forever': Pilot

Andre Borschberg, co-founder, CEO and pilot of Solar Impulse, talks to CNBC about how his flight is going so far, adding that the airplane is very sustainable in terms of energy and can last for a week or month nonstop.

Return of the king: What will Putin do next? Tue, 17 Mar '15 | 6:04 AM ET
Vladimir Putin sunglasses

He’s back - and whether Vladimir Putin spent his 10 days out of the spotlight sick, getting Botox or feuding with Russian rivals, we may never know.

World's largest watchmaker is...   Tue, 17 Mar '15 | 4:00 PM ET
World's largest watchmaker is...

Ahead of the annual BaselWorld watch show in Switzerland, CNBC takes a look at the world's largest watchmakers.

Watch out...Bitcoin just got serious Tue, 17 Mar '15 | 7:41 AM ET

After a year of controversy, the bitcoin market might have just got slightly more professional.

The real man behind India’s growth story? Tue, 17 Mar '15 | 2:29 AM ET
Arun Jaitley, Finance Minister of India

Many credit India’s Modi with igniting a fire in the belly of its citizens, but is he really the man who's revolutionizing the country?

—As workers start bringing wearable devices into the office, experts warned —they could pose a major security threat to businesses this year.

A traffic sign with the Oracle logo is displayed outside of the Oracle headquarters on December 16, 2014 in Redwood City, California.

One tech giant could soon be crushed by the speedily rising greenback.

Israeli elections: What you need to know Tue, 17 Mar '15 | 7:55 AM ET
An Israeli polling station worker arranges ballots during Israel's general elections on March 17, 2015.

Voting is underway in Israel, and previous opinion polls suggest the election race is too close to call.

Top 5 reasons why oil is going lower Mon, 16 Mar '15 | 10:24 AM ET
A view of a petrochemical complex in Assaluyeh on Iran's Persian Gulf coast.

Wall Street is giving five big reasons for why the price of oil is headed lower. You may have heard two but at least two are surprising.

Mass demonstrations across Brazil against corruption and waning economic growth have highlighted that Russia is not the only BRIC nation off track.

Greek vacation anyone? Tourism set to boom Mon, 16 Mar '15 | 8:47 AM ET

A plunging euro could make it the perfect place for a vacation this year.

What determines the price of gold? Sun, 15 Mar '15 | 10:24 PM ET

Vote in our poll and tell us what you think will impact the price of gold:

Hong Kong's labor pool may be about to shrink Sun, 15 Mar '15 | 6:39 PM ET

Hong Kong's demographic challenge may start as early as this year, which could set the stage for protracted low economic growth.