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Sergey Brin, the billionaire founder of Google, has emerged as a bankroller of a project that has been dubbed the future of meat – laboratory-grown beef, the FT reports.
Americans are making their old cars and trucks run longer. A study by Polk finds the average age for vehicles in America has climbed to an all-time high of 11.4 years.
President Barack Obama will use Phoenix as a backdrop to tout his administration's accomplishments in the housing recovery and to admit that more work needs to be done.
Bezos will buy The Washington Post Co.'s newspaper publishing business for $250 million as an individual, not through Amazon.
Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 players in a drug case.
A study of 5,000 families found that some moms' reactions to the 2007-09 recession included shouting more at their kids and yanking or spanking them.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla gathered a group of Torrington High School students to talk about the rape case that shocked the town.
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This options pro gives you the smart way to play Disney ahead of earnings.
It's past time for the Fed to stop the presses and stop manipulating the market. It's time for the long-term health of not only the market but of the economy.
Obama's veto of a ban on the import of older iPhone and iPad models is likely to change the way tech companies do battle over patent infringement. Here's why.
The bull market has a lot more upside, Piper Jaffray's Craig Johnson says.
A Netherlands-based researcher has produced lab-grown, cruelty-free meat. But will vegans and vegetarians be lining up for a serving of the engineered food product?
Many domestic auto plants are operating above 100 percent of straight-time, two-shift capacity, forcing manufacturers to look at their options.
Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners says stocks will keep rising even after the Federal Reserve begins to taper next month.
As mortgage rates rise and refinancings fall dramatically, banks are in search of new business. That, in turn, has them easing lending standards for some borrowers.
Judging by second-quarter earnings, the energy resurgence sweeping the world's largest economy is benefiting everyone except the largest U.S. oil and gas producers.
Investors took profits in July on fears about the Federal Reserve's expected tapering, according to TD Ameritrade data.
Nudists are trying to re-brand their wrinkled public image by swapping out some of the older faces in online marketing pictures and replacing them with fresher looks.
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