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As Italy's new government promises much-needed reforms to invigorate the country's economy, experts have flagged one area in dire need of change.
Employees who did something creative after work were more likely to be helpful and creative problem solvers on the job, according to new research.
Archie Comics will kill its eponymous hero in an upcoming issue of the "Life With Archie" series.
With a little help from Francis Bacon, global art market sales last year rose to a record $64 billion, Sotheby's says.
The battle between the storied auction house Sotheby and activist investor Dan Loeb is growing more contentious.
Activist investor Dan Loeb said Sotheby's stock slide is the result of what he called "failed leadership by the board of directors."
Famous short-seller and art collector Jim Chanos speaks out about a potential bubble in the art market. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.
Hedge funder Jim Chanos sees a speculative bubble forming in the art market. And he said the best way to hedge is to short the stock of Sotheby's.
Short-seller Jim Chanos tells CNBC that investors should watch the stock price of this company for proof of a speculative bubble.
Retired Citigroup Chairman Dick Parsons turned his dream into reality as co-owner of Minton's Playhouse in Harlem.
Violas, which look like overgrown violins, are the butt of musician jokes, but hold the humor here.
Steve Gadlin is allergic to cats, but that didn't stop him from creating a cat-drawing business. Since going on "Shark Tank," his business has grossed over $200,000.
According to a new report from Knight Frank and WealthInsight, fine art was the worst performing collectible last year, with prices down 3 percent.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.
Sotheby's auctioned the "pink star diamond" for $83 million in November. CNBC's Robert Frank reports the original buyer cannot pay, so Sotheby's is now the owner.
Winning Best Picture at the Oscars doesn't necessarily boost a movie's box office take.
CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at the changing demographics of the U.S. and its implications for the nation's economy and culture.
Despite a nationalistic reputation, more than a third of Chinese pick the U.S. as their ideal country - for now, a WPP survey found.
The Oscar-nominated film "The Wolf of Wall Street" took its artistic liberties too far, says one former Stratton Oakmont employee.
Don't count Netflix co-founder Mitch Lowe among the thousands who spent an entire weekend watching "House of Cards."
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