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New app shoots pic of cell phone thief     Thu, 5 Jun '14 | 11:28 AM ET

A new application for Android phones called "Lookout" will take a photograph of someone who steals and then tries to break into your phone. Peter Bernard reports.

Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Tweeted a challenge saying he was in better cardiovascular shape than President Obama, and saying he'd go head-to-head with the President. It was Pickens' effort to promote his energy plan for America. This video lets viewers decide who's likely in better shape.

A U.S. military Harrier jet crashed into a California neighborhood yesterday, destroying 3 houses. Amazingly no one on the ground was hurt and the pilot suffered only minor injuries. NBC's Mike Taibbi reports.

Goodbye Ross!     Fri, 6 Jun '14 | 5:54 AM ET

After 20 years of service for CNBC, Ross Westgate, anchor of Worldwide Exchange has decided to bow out. Here are some of his highlights.

Vivid Festival lights up Sydney     Thu, 5 Jun '14 | 9:51 PM ET

Sydney's most iconic landmarks take on a new look during winter as the Vivid Festival takes over the city. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.

Marc Andreessen, co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz.

Marc Andreessen, Andreessen Horowitz, explains why he is invested in the digital currency.

Secret to grilling perfect pork     Thu, 5 Jun '14 | 9:18 AM ET

Hog farmer Dennis Gienger explains the best way to cook pork and discusses his new creation -- bacon-wrapped port tenderloin ... on a stick.

The "Street Signs" crew share a video of a Florida judge who gets really angry with a lawyer.

Wild party at Detroit mayor's mansion     Mon, 2 Jun '14 | 12:00 AM ET

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's alleged wild party haunted his administration and it ended up costing the city millions.

Retirement account mistakes     Mon, 2 Jun '14 | 12:00 PM ET

The five biggest mistakes you shouldn't make with your retirement account.

Who's Billy Walters?     Mon, 2 Jun '14 | 12:04 PM ET
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving Las Vegas developer and gambler Bill Walters, seen here, investor Carl Icahn, and golfer Phil Mickelson.

CNBC's Jane Wells reports Las Vegas sports gambler Billy Walters, who is seen as the link between Carl Icahn and pro golfer Phil Mickelson, says he has not been contacted by authorities.

Social media treasure hunt hits LA     Fri, 30 May '14 | 1:44 PM ET

The social media scavenger hunt that rewards lucky followers made its way to Southern California yesterday. It quickly drew the attention of money seekers, and caused a traffic nightmare in Burbank.

Dogfish Head's summer brews     Fri, 30 May '14 | 7:52 AM ET

There's a beer for every occasion, says Sam Calagione, Dogfish Head Brewery, discussing the growing craft beer craze.

Tornado on tape, too close for comfort     Tue, 27 May '14 | 12:00 PM ET

Amazing amateur video of a tornado that hit an oil camp in North Dakota. Two men see the twister approaching and try to get out of its path, laughing nervously the entire time.

Snowden: I was trained as a spy     Wed, 28 May '14 | 2:50 AM ET

In an interview with NBC News, Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked documents related to U.S. surveillance methods, says he was trained as a spy, refuting claims by the U.S. government that he was a low-level worker.

Job outlook for college grads     Tue, 27 May '14 | 11:00 AM ET

With commencement season winding down, Hampton Pearson surveys the job landscape for the class of 2014.

The future of food: A meatless one?     Thu, 22 May '14 | 7:00 PM ET

With the global population increasing rapidly, technology is transforming the way we think about food. Industrial Revolutions takes a look how.

St. Petersburg, Florida Police are on the hunt for a pair of car thieves who accidentally stole a baby. One of the crooks was caught on camera dropping the child off at a home nearby. Chip Osowski spoke with the child's mother about her ordeal.

Boko Haram strikes again     Wed, 21 May '14 | 4:00 PM ET

Boko Haram is being blamed for more attacks in Nigeria. This time, assaults on three villages killed almost 50 people. NBC's Bill Neely reports from the Nigerian capital, Abuja.

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts the first annual Turnaround Arts talent show at the White House. The program is administered by The President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities to help turn around low-performing schools through engagement with the arts. PCAH member Sarah Jessica Parker performs with the students.

A day in the life of Dr. Oz     Tue, 20 May '14 | 7:48 AM ET

Dr. Mehmet Oz, "The Dr. Oz Show" host, shares his daily routines.

Extremely intense video of a car driving through Mission Hills Ct. in San Marcos, California as fires burn all along the road.

Driving GM's flawed ignition switch     Fri, 16 May '14 | 12:00 AM ET

CNBC's Phil LeBeau drives a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, one of 2.6 million GM vehicles recalled for a faulty ignition switch. With him on a Connecticut test track is Jake Fisher, the Director of Auto Testing at the non-profit Consumer Reports. Fisher demonstrates how the faulty switch can inadvertently shut off the engine, even while driving, disabling the power steering, power brakes and airbags.

Cunard Line CEO David Dingle gives a rare look inside the Grand Duplex stateroom on board its flagship Queen Mary 2. Typical trans-Atlantic fare is around $18,000 per person.

CNBC's Jim Cramer talks to former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner about his new book, "Stress Test," and his experiences helping fend off catastrophe during the financial crisis.

Hero cat kicks dog's butt     Wed, 14 May '14 | 12:00 PM ET

A pet cat came to the rescue after a dog attacked a 4-year-old boy in Bakersfield, California yesterday. Security cameras captured the attack, as well as the family cat hurling itself into the dog and chasing it away.

The proper way to drink cognac     Thu, 15 May '14 | 9:00 AM ET

CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant sits down and learns how to properly drink a $3,000 bottle of cognac.

Courting Sriracha     Tue, 13 May '14 | 11:00 AM ET

A small factory that makes a spicy sauce called Sriracha is turning into a very hot commodity.

BTIG charity trading day     Tue, 13 May '14 | 11:00 AM ET

CNBC's Bob Pisani talks to BTIG Co-Founder Steven Starker about the BTIG charity event taking place today.

Rise of robot military     Tue, 13 May '14 | 10:53 AM ET

What will our military look like in 25 years? CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at how the military plans to deploy robots into action.