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As RadioShack announced Tuesday that it would shutter 1,100 stores, "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary turned his sights on the struggling retailer.
Homeowners are cashing in on the overwhelming demand for hotel rooms during SXSW by renting out their homes for a premium during the conference.
The pace of energy developments in the U.S. and a hundred-year supply of natural gas is a global game-changer, says energy guru Daniel Yergin.
A new report suggests that America's national parks have an economic impact that extends beyond their boundaries.
Argo Tea is trying to stay competitive against Starbucks' Teavana. Here's how the company is hoping to combat the coffee giant.
If you're a Twitter user, you may have an email sitting in your inbox telling you to change your password right now. You aren't alone.
While praising Tesla, AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson told CNBC the electric automaker should not have to ditch its direct sales business model to mollify state governments.
United Airlines is getting tough on oversized carry-on bags, even sending some of travelers back to check their luggage for a fee.
The five chief executives running Wall Street's largest banks will rake in just 3 percent of what their peers at private equity firms stand to make from 2013.
The collapse of the Mt.Gox bitcoin exchange could ultimately strengthen the virtual currency industry by weeding out weaker operators.
Ben Bernanke said the Fed could have done more to fight the financial crisis and that he struggled to find the right way to communicate with markets.
Mistaken identity—trying to collect a debt from the wrong person—was by far the most common complaint about debt collectors.
A headache is growing for Citigroup as an affiliate involved in money transfers in Mexico has become ensnared in a criminal investigation.
Paying for a company's annual membership may not save you much money. How to make memberships pay for warehouse clubs, theme parks, Amazon and more.
Even as cybersecurity professionals try to fight cybercrime, they can't help but admire hackers' intelligence.
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Warren Buffett remains as vague as ever about his succession plans for Berkshire Hathaway.
President Barack Obama's 2015 budget plan proposes to pay for an expansion of a tax credit for the poor by eliminating tax breaks for the wealthy.
Javier Diaz has aviation in his blood. So he quit banking and became a pilot.
RJ Reynolds is exploring a bid for rival cigarette-maker Lorillard, shaking up the global tobacco market at a time when it is being reshaped.
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