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  • 'Two Buck' ruckus     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports how an unflattering blog impacted a multi-billion dollar wine product.

  • Brooklyn nerds make an energy-efficient vodka Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 9:04 AM ET

    Can energy-efficient distilling produce a better vodka? One Brooklyn distillery is giving it a try.

  • Instant gratification economy     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 11:47 AM ET

    Re/code's senior editor Liz Gannes reports on the most promising food delivery start-ups for consumers who want their food or other services as quickly as possible.

  • Cafe gets grilled for 'minimum wage fee' Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 8:33 AM ET

    A cafe in Stillwater, MN, added a 35-cent 'minimum wage fee' to customers' tabs to cope with Minnesota's 75-cent minimum wage hike.

  • Kate Middleton’s brother makes… edible selfies! Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    The Duchess of Cambridge’s brother, James Middleton, hopes his business idea will get him the royal treatment: turning Instagram snaps into marshmallows.

  • Start-ups aim to aid drought-stricken California Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 1:06 PM ET
    Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

    The three-year drought in California is officially the worst drought on record for the state, already costing over $2 billion and 17,000 jobs.

  • Hotel apologizes after 3,000 bad reviews Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    A New York hotel was suffering a severe backlash to its posted policy of charging $500 extra if guests posted bad reviews online.

  • Pot delivery right to your door     Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    Keith McCarty, Eaze founder & CEO, discuss his on-demand health care delivery technology that will automate patient verification and driver dispatch to hand deliver marijuana.

  • These bikes are 'Made in the USA' Saturday, 2 Aug 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Workers craft Trek Bicycles in Waterloo, Wis. Most bikes, however, are manufactured in Asia.

    As most production has moved overseas, Trek Bicycles has managed to hold onto some domestic production. Inside their Wisconsin headquarters.

  • Another craft brew booms...Soda! Saturday, 2 Aug 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Appalachian Brewing Company’s flagship root beer.

    Craft soda may be little, but as local companies get picked up by Walmart and big players boost profits, it proves fierce.

  • Water bikes could make a ripple in exercise tech Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 1:58 PM ET
    Judah Schiller floats on Schiller Sports’ X1 water bike.

    For Judah Schiller, CEO of a new water bicycle producer, biking can become more feasible on water than kayaking or boating.

  • Bionic eyes to supercomputers: Inside Livermore Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 4:32 PM ET
    Jeff Wisoff in front of the world’s largest laser at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

    Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.

  • 11 common causes of small business failure Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Most entrepreneurs charge into a market with high hopes, only to see their business crash. We identify 10 reasons small businesses fail.

  • McDonald's ruling may be very good news for labor Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 2:34 PM ET
    Fast food workers and activists demonstrate outside the McDonald's corporate campus on May 21, 2014 in Oak Brook, Illinois.

    Fears that workers will become more unionized after a ruling by the legal arm of the National Labor Relations Board against McDonald's may be real.

  • PayPal gets serious about credit business Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:07 PM ET
    Signage for Ebay Inc.'s PayPal unit is seen outside the company's offices in Dubin, Ireland.

    PayPal is expanding its small-business and consumer lending programs outside the U.S. and rebranding its consumer credit program.

  • Taking shots for your health Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Buiced is manufactured in the U.S. and available on Buiced.com

    Buiced founder Ray Doustdar pitches his liquid vitamin company. Will the panelists take the shot or not?

  • McDonald's, franchisees liable in worker disputes Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 7:17 AM ET
    A worker puts together an order of Chicken McNuggets at a McDonald's restaurant in Little Falls, N.J.

    McDonald's and its franchisees can be held liable in complaints that the company violated employee rights, an official at the U.S. NLRB said.

  • Market Basket moves closer to deal: Report Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 4:25 PM ET
    Arthur T. Demoulas arrives for a board meeting, July 18, 2013.

    Arthur T. Demoulas' bid to buy Market Basket is the only bid left on the table as the retailer moves closer to a deal, The Boston Globe reported.

  • McDonald's: Regulator says it's a 'joint employer' Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    McDonald's says it has been notified by a labor regulator that it can be named as a "joint employer" for workers in its franchise-owned restaurants.

  • WalmartLabs "Acqhires" social shopping app Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Luvocracy website page

    Walmart's e-commerce operations' tech arm acquired the social shopping site Luvocracy and plans to shut it down. Re/Code reports.

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