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Most Notable Harley-Davidsons Mon, 1 Feb '10 | 1:18 AM ET
Today, when you think of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle - chrome, a growling engine, sleek lines and comfort comes to mind.  The first Harley-Davidson was a basic bicycle with an engine on it.  It took years for Harley to acquire its reputation, perfection and celebrity status.  Harley-Davidson was founded in 1903 by William S Harley, Arthur Davidson, Walter Davidson and William A. Davidson who were dedicated to making their business a success.  We asked the Harley-Davidson Museum which motorcycle

Biography on CNBC asked the Harley-Davidson Museum which motorcycles are the most popular throughout the century and what's ahead for the future.

Cramer's Top 20 Earnings To Watch: February 2010 Fri, 29 Jan '10 | 12:24 PM ET
With the economy on the mend, the next few earnings seasons are set to give investors a good perspective on the trajectory of the overall economy, and individual company reports can do the same for specific segments of the market.  As earnings season comes to its midway point, Cramer has put together a list of 20 February 2010 earnings reports to watch; suggesting that if you pay close attention to these companies, you'll get a good handle on both the sector they represent and the overall health

As earnings season comes to its midway point, Cramer put together a list of 20 February 2010 earnings reports. So, what are the most important earnings reports to watch?

Samuel Israel was a big money hedge fund manager desperate to succeed. He lived through the most decadent era in human history, and his hunger for fame and fortune — his greed — ultimately led to a scam that bilked investors out of $300 million.This is the strange story of a con artist who eventually fell for the ultimate con himself!

Hedge fund manager Samuel Israel lived through the most decadent era in human history, and his greed ultimately led to a suicide note…and a scam that bilked investors out of $300 million.

Back From the Dead: Fake Death Failures Wed, 27 Jan '10 | 2:31 PM ET
It is assumed that people have faked their own deaths for centuries, some more successfully than others. But getting away with it these days, with the Internet, tightened international security and heightened difficulty in creating false documents, seems nearly impossible. Some folks still seem to think they can get away with it, though, particularly when there's money involved. Here, we take a look at some of the more interesting cases of people who tried to fake their own death, many in an eff

Here, we take a look at some of the more interesting cases of people who tried to fake their own death, many in an effort to avoid debt or reap financial gain.

The Business Behind the SI Swimsuit Issue Wed, 27 Jan '10 | 1:11 PM ET
A Model Business

Here we look at some of the lesser-known facts behind one of the best selling magazine issues of all time.

Who's In Davos: 2010 Wed, 27 Jan '10 | 11:44 AM ET

The list of speakers and attendees ranges from economists to founders of new social networking sites. Click ahead for the faces of Davos.

Best US Cities to Buy a Foreclosed Home Tue, 26 Jan '10 | 10:52 AM ET
The turmoil in the US housing market has been  punctuated with  a wave of residential foreclosures. With sellers looking to offload foreclosed properties, often at a loss, the discounted prices have been identified as potentially profitable investments by speculators betting on a housing rebound. But across the country, where are the best opportunities?According to analysis recently compiled by real estate website , some cities around the US offer significantly better prices for foreclosed homes

The turmoil in the US housing market has been punctuated with a wave of residential foreclosures. So, where are the best opportunities? Find out!

In an auction that is expected to realize between $6-$9 million,  is set to sell items from the collection of the late Benjamin Edwards III, former chairman of the national brokerage and investment banking firm, AG Edwards. Edwards' great-grandfather, a West-point graduate and former assistant Treasury Secretary to President Lincoln, established AG Edwards in 1887 while Benjamin Edwards was the fifth direct descendant to head the company.The auction will feature over 400 lots from Edwards' colle

Christie's auction house is set to sell items from the collection of the late Benjamin Edwards III, former chairman of the national brokerage and investment banking firm, AG Edwards.

America's Most Impressive Ski Homes Thu, 21 Jan '10 | 1:41 PM ET
Each year, millions of Americans hit the slopes at ski resorts across the country. For ski enthusiasts with the deepest pockets the best way to enjoy a ski trip may be to own a home on or near some of America's most prestigious winter destinations.Recently, real estate website  surveyed realtors across the country and ranked America’s most spectacular ski homes; from Aspen, Colorado and Jackson Hole, Wyoming to Stowe, Vermont. These impressive homes allow their owners to live in luxury while enj

Recently, real estate website TopTenRealEstateDeals.com surveyed realtors across the country and ranked America’s most spectacular ski homes. Check out the list.

Stadium Naming Deals Gone Bust Wed, 20 Jan '10 | 4:45 PM ET
When a company spends millions to put their company name on a major stadium, controversy often follows as the value of such an expenditure is difficult to track. Major stadium naming deals have also seen another trend: corporate failures.Throughout the booms and busts of the American economy, many companies who have chosen to embark on a naming rights contract have seen their companies suffer financially or even collapse within several years of a naming deal. Although external, indirectly relate

When a company spends millions to put their company name on a major stadium, controversy often follows as the value of such an expenditure is difficult to track.

Biggest Gas Guzzlers of 2010 Wed, 20 Jan '10 | 12:07 PM ET
Many of the vehicles on this list happen to be some of the most exotic and expensive luxury cars on the market. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy looked at the fuel economy and emissions of 2010 model cars to rank the worse 12 cars for the environment, and the vehicles on the list are either high performance luxury cars--like the Bugatti Veyron--or heavy-duty trucks--like the GMC Yukon. Take a look at the 12 worst cars for the environment.

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy looked at the fuel economy and emissions of 2010 model cars to rank the worst 12 cars for the environment. Check out the list!

Greenest Cars: 2010 Tue, 19 Jan '10 | 4:26 PM ET
Automakers from Ford to Honda to Toyota have been steadily releasing hybrid, electric and smaller vehicles to appeal to environmentally-conscious and cost-sensitive consumers. But with all these new cars on the market, you might be wondering which are the greenest? The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy ranked the 12 greenest vehicles based on fuel economy and emissions. Click on to check out the greenest rides, starting with the greenest first.

What are the greenest cars on the road, according to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy? Click to see the list.

America's Most Offbeat College Scholarships Thu, 14 Jan '10 | 1:36 PM ET
Paying for an undergraduate education can be a costly endeavor, with parents often starting to save money even before their children are born. Although there are many ways to pay for college - grants, loans, tax-advantaged savings plans or simply out of pocket - nothing is more attractive than free money in the form of scholarships.There is a huge range of scholarships available in the U.S., and although most are quite conventional in their focus, some are more eccentric, as applicants must meet

Paying for an undergraduate education can be a costly endeavor and scholarships are in high demand. So, what are some of the most offbeat college scholarships out there? Find out!

Big Job Losing Industries In The Next Decade Mon, 11 Jan '10 | 12:37 PM ET

These industries are expected to suffer the most in the next few years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Click to see the top ten.

Milestones in the Auto Industry 2011 Mon, 11 Jan '10 | 10:56 AM ET
The past couple of years have been very tough ones for the US auto industry, culminating in the somewhat embarrassing request for life-saving bailouts for GM and Chrysler in late 2008 and the bankruptcies that followed. Tough times are not new to U.S. automakers, who've seen their reputation and market share decline sharply in the past four decades. Amid the doom and gloom, however, has been a boom or two. Take a look at some of the milestones in the auto industry since the 1970s.

The past couple of years have been very tough ones for the US auto industry, but this isn't a new situation for many automakers. Take a look at some of the milestones in the auto industry since the 1970s.

Big Job Gaining Industries In The Next Decade Mon, 11 Jan '10 | 10:51 AM ET

The past decade was a rough one for the job market, adding just half a million net jobs. Here are the ten industries that will see the greatest growth in jobs.

The Most Desirable Porsches Mon, 11 Jan '10 | 5:51 AM ET
Over the years, Porsche has assembled some of the most coveted sports cars in the world. Built on the founding family's name, Porsche is now a multibillion dollar corporation creating high-performance luxury cars known for their speed and style.  Here, internationally recognized Porsche historian sifts through these amazing automobiles and chooses some of the most desirable and rare Porsches ever made. What are the most desirable Porsches? Click ahead to see Raskin's picks! “Fast Bucks: How Pors

Internationally recognized Porsche historian Lee Raskinsifted through these amazing automobiles and choose some of the most desirable and rare Porsches ever made.

Biggest Clean-Tech M&A Deals of 2009 Fri, 8 Jan '10 | 1:04 PM ET

In 2009, about 505 clean-tech deals took place. These are the largest.

The Ten Best Jobs in America 2010 Wed, 6 Jan '10 | 1:38 PM ET
What makes a "good" job? Salary? Physical demands? Stress level? As it turns out, numerous factors enter the good job/bad job equation.If you’re curious which job paths tend to be the most rewarding, JobsRated.com has just released a comprehensive ranking of the best and worst careers in the country. Ranking the jobs on criteria including stress, working environment, physical demands, income and hiring outlook, the JobsRated has compiled their list of the best (and worst) jobs in America. So, wh

JobsRated.com has released a comprehensive ranking of the best and worst careers in the country. So, what are the 10 best jobs in the country? Find out!

The Ten Worst Jobs in America 2010 Wed, 6 Jan '10 | 1:37 PM ET
If you think your job is bad, think twice... unless you've got one of the "worst" jobs in America today. It isn't much of a surprise that many of these low-rated jobs overlap with the most dangerous jobs. What's more, none have an annual salary above $40,000. has released a comprehensive ranking of the worst occupations, based upon several key criteria, including salary, stress and physical demand. What are the ten worst jobs in the country? Click ahead to find out.

JobsRated.com has released a comprehensive ranking of the best and worst careers in the country . So, what are the 10 worst jobs in the country? Click ahead to find out!

Top Selling Non-Gaming Apps of 2009 Tue, 5 Jan '10 | 9:40 AM ET
It’s hard to believe that is was just June of 2007 that apps made their big splash as one of the features of a new phenomenon called the Apple iPhone. Addictive and even lovable, these applications have become tools of life for many of us.People talk about their apps like a hit TV show … or the latest sports trade. To say apps are a phenomenon is putting it mildly.Click ahead for Apple’s list of the top selling non-gaming apps for 2009.

To say apps are a phenomenon is putting it mildly. Addictive and even lovable, these applications have become tools of life for many users.

Cramer's 9 New Dividend Plays Tue, 5 Jan '10 | 9:33 AM ET
Bonds and certificates of deposit have long been considered safer investments than stocks. But in an era of incredibly low interest rates, Cramer said, buying the former two could be a mistake. A CD right now might offer a 1.5% return, while 10-year Treasurys pay you 3.75%. A company with a high-yielding dividend, however, can generate more than 7% (see: Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, among others). But even stocks with sub-4% yields these days may net more than those 10-years because dividends

Read on for Cramer’s nine newest dividend plays. Just remember: The numbers listed here were correct as of publish time, but they may have changed a bit since. So do your homework!

Hardest Cities to Find A Job Mon, 4 Jan '10 | 3:20 PM ET

Job search engine Juju.com ranked the cities that are the toughest places to find a job based on the number of unemployed in a metro area vs. the number of jobs available. Here's what they found.

Easiest Cities to Find A Job Mon, 4 Jan '10 | 1:39 PM ET

Job search engine Juju.com ranked cities based on the number of unemployed in a metro area vs. the number of jobs available. Check out what they found!

The Most Valuable Actors of 2009 Thu, 31 Dec '09 | 9:13 AM ET

Although no single star can be considered completely responsible for a film's box office success, theater owners have long been considered a reliable barometer.

Apple's Best and Worst Products Wed, 30 Dec '09 | 2:44 PM ET
As 2010 approaches, and the world awaits the next techno-treat out of Cupertino — think Mac Tablet in January — it gives us a chance to look at the best and worst from this company over the decades.Click ahead to see Jim Goldman's picks for Apple's heroes and zeroes over the years.

Click to see CNBC Silicon Valley Bureau Chief Jim Goldman's picks for Apple's heroes and zeroes over the years.

The highly anticipated blockbuster "Avatar" helped set records over the 2009 holiday weekend, generating $75.62 million in revenue, which contributed to the biggest total box office numbers in American history.  Along with revenue from the newly released Sherlock Holmes and Alvin and the Chipmunks, the weekend of December 25-27, 2009 exceeded $259 million for the top 12 films in theaters, according to .In the wake of the record breaking weekend, BoxOfficeMojo compiled a list of the all-time high

"Avatar" helped set records over the 2009 holiday weekend, generating $75.62 million in revenue, which contributed to the biggest total box office numbers in American history.

Top 10 Best (and Worst) Mergers of All Time Tue, 29 Dec '09 | 10:50 AM ET
In the corporate world, bigger is often better. When it comes to legendary, industry-changing companies (think Microsoft), the more grandiose plans win out. The same is thought about mergers and acquisitions. Some mergers are so successful that we can’t remember a time when the two companies were distinct: Where would Disney be without Pixar, or J.P. Morgan without Chase?

Here we look at the top 10 best, and worst, mergers of all time: The good, the bad, and the ugly.

Suze Orman's 8 Qualities of a Wealthy Woman Mon, 28 Dec '09 | 4:13 PM ET
It takes more than money to become a wealthy woman, according to financial expert Suze Orman. It also requires happiness, courage, balance and harmony.A wealthy woman is "generous, clean, wise and therefore beautiful," Orman explains, and she brings these qualities into every relationship, carrying them with her in every moment of life.So what does it take to be a truly "wealthy woman?" Click ahead to see what Suze Orman has to say.

It takes more than money to become a wealthy woman, according to financial expert Suze Orman. It also requires happiness, courage, balance and harmony.

The Unhappiest States in America Wed, 23 Dec '09 | 4:38 PM ET
As it turns out, some of the highest income states are among the unhappiest, according to a recent study by economists Andrew J. Oswald and Stephen Wu, of the University of Warwick and Hamilton College, respectively.

As it turns out, some of the highest income states are among the unhappiest, according to a recent study. So, what are the 10 unhappiest states in the US?

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