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A French mathematician has come up with his own equation to explain the 'hipster' phenomenon, reports KING 5 News.
A chess grandmaster has been kicked out of a tournament after repeatedly visiting a bathroom where he used a hidden phone to look up tips.
Christie's is organizing three contemporary art auctions in May, which it believes will see $1 billion exchange hands.
Derek Gillman, chairman of Impressionist and modern art at Christie's, discusses the upcoming sale of Pablo Picasso's 1950s masterpiece "Les Femmes d'Algers."
YouTube beauty vlogger Michelle Phan talks with CNBC's Jon Fortt about how she grew her network, and where the value in social media exists.
"Quinceañeras" are still cherished by all generations of Latinas, and for some families is a major blowout, reports NBC news.
Think video games are just for fun? Think again. They're part of the future of learning, says UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski.
Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a new streaming service.
CNBC's Robert Frank goes inside Miami's Art Basel.
Stephen Hawking, the world’s most famous theoretical physicist, has become the latest celebrity to apply for trademark of their name.
A coloring book for adults has attracted a loyal following, reports the New York Times.
How to begin meditation, with Deepak Chopra of The Chopra Foundation, on "Squawk Box."
Deepak Chopra of The Chopra Foundation, discusses the effectiveness of meditation on what he calls, the epidemic of stress.
Many musicians, writers and other creators are struggling to get paid for their efforts. Patreon wants to change that.
Christie's auction house has announced it will offer a 1955 masterpiece by Pablo Picasso for an estimated $140 million.
Animal rights group, PETA, has uploaded video footage of "inexcusable treatment" towards owls at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.
As CNBC speaks to one of the world’s most successful female tennis stars, Maria Sharapova, we take a look at the sport's wealthiest players.
An overall budget of £2.5 million ($3.7m) has been given to Leicester Cathedral to reinter the former English King Richard III.
Box office sales, which have been driven young men, are now being driven up by women, The New York Times reports.
In May, one of the more anticipated collections will come from the estate of the late John Whitehead, former chairman of Goldman Sachs.