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What if a college did not spend its resources on sports stadiums? What if it quit the competitive "arms race" and did not build climbing walls and multimillion dollar student unions? What if a college did not spend its students’ resources on top "name brand" researchers, who undergraduates rarely see? In fact, what if there was no faculty tenure at all?
The rampant inflation in the cost of U.S. higher education since 1980 makes gasoline and healthcare price hikes over the same period look like an Indy car racing a pair of old-school Volkswagen vans.
Justin Lahart, Wall Street Journal reporter and CNBC's John Carney and Herb Greenberg discuss whether executives who have a great deal of trading success are incredibly lucky or are really breaking insider trading laws.
Coming up with the next hot Internet game is far from child’s play, and that’s what concerns Needham & Co. analyst Sean McGowan about Zynga.
John McAfee, founder of McAfee Anti-Virus, who is still in hiding from police in Belize, tells CNBC's how life has been over the last three weeks.
It’s an all-star investing theme day at CNBC and we're talking to five-star fund managers to get their best advice on where to put your investment dollars in the current market.
There's just over a month left until the end of the year -- but even less time with Congress in session to get a deal done, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, explains why he is keeping his 1500 target on the S&P 500.
“Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” From Carol Channing to Marilyn Monroe to "Moulin Rouge" the iconic song has endured as a symbol of wealth for more than half a century. But should diamonds be an investor’s new BFF?
For the first time in history, it may be considered frugal to eat out!
Moody's has downgraded over $8 billion in Detroit's debt this week. St. Sen. Rick Jones, (R-MI), weighs in.
Since the S&P 500 touched a multi-year high on April 2, the index is down about 3.8 percent. Should investors use the selloff as a buying opportunity?
Binyamin Appelbaum, New York Times, says the tax burden is lower for most Americans than in the 1980s.
Natural gas prices, which earlier Wednesday broke below $2, are as low as they'll get, T. Boone Pickens told CNBC.
Groupon announced it's becoming Major League Baseball's official daily deals website, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
“I got a little caught up in all of the hype…but when I brought my $600 purchase home, I was a little underwhelmed,” says one tech blogger.
CNBC has embarked on its first annual “Recovery Road Trip,” identifying three metro areas that have been the best for the stock market over the past year.
The countdown to the best CEOs of 2011.
Shares of Charlotte, North Carolina-based companies recovered nicely from a sharp downturn a few years ago.
Newell Rubbermaid increased its quarterly dividend from $0.10 to $0.15. Michael Polk, president and CEO of Newell Rubbermaid, weighs in.