The world's attention may have shifted to U.S. airstrikes on Syria, but West Africa continues to be ravaged by the worst outbreak of Ebola.» Read More
Two filmmakers have launched a $1.7 million crowdfunding drive to finance a movie about the life of Edward Snowden, who revealed details of the U.S.' surveillance program.
The "age of commodities" is drawing to a close, according to one of the world's biggest investment banks, which has declared that the "age of consumer durables" is upon us.
The Mars One venture says more than 200,000 people registered their interest in taking a one-way trip to the Red Planet. NBC reports.
Luxury U.S. automaker Infiniti launched a premium compact car on Tuesday.
One tech startup is hoping to put the fun back into stereolithography, allowing users to draw - in the air.
As Norwegians headed to the polling stations in a national election on Monday, analysts warned the country's economy risked overheating.
It may have been acceptable in the eighties but can a clunky mobile phone measuring almost 13 inches in length make a comeback on the streets of 2013?
James Bond's famous submarine car from "The Spy Who Loved Me" has just been sold for $967,120, a price that was below what many had expected.
Activist investors are back. A whole new generation of cage-rattlers are taking on some of the world's biggest corporations.
The stars appear to be realigning for Japan after winning a highly-contested race to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and posted revised second-quarter growth figures.
CNBC highlights the major new products that are drawing crowds at this year's IFA technology event.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron took to social media to defend his country on Friday, after reports that Russia had mocked Britain as a small island of no significance.
Brazilian beer sales are expected to gain a $330 million boost when the soccer World Cup kicks off next year, according to a report by research firm Bernstein.
For many brand devotees, wearing a designer's clothing or accessories isn't enough. To outfit these fans, designers debuted cosmetics in time for Fashion Week.
McDonald's Singapore hasn't served up any leaping lizards, with lab tests ending the reptile ruckus that erupted after a customer claimed her Sausage McMuffin contained a baby lizard.
One hundred vehicles collided in heavy fog in the south of England on Thursday, in a huge pile-up which has injured hundreds of people.
A global travel bug has bitten the wealthy, fueling a surge in private jet tours—hyperexclusive, month-long trips aboard custom-built jets that drop in on exotic countries.
The smartwatches due for release by Samsung and Apple have dominated wearable technology talk in recent months. But these are just the tip of the iceberg; almost every major consumer electronics manufacturer is now working on a new smartwatch product. In this slideshow, CNBC details the top smartwatches getting set to take on Apple and Samsung in 2014.
Following the confirmation of Vodafone's $130 billion-deal with Verizon on Monday, merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is set to boom according to an upcoming report.
Danish toymaker Lego is looking to build on its popularity – and massive sales growth - by expanding production in China, the chief financial officer of the toy brickmaker told CNBC on Thursday.