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Twenty-one states are set to raise the minimum wage this week, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
The 2015 wage hikes in 21 states will boost the hourly wage of 2.4 million workers, reports USA Today.
More than 150 start-ups are using Managed by Q to manage their offices, in lieu of a traditional office manager.
As 2014 wraps up, we can all agree on this: It was a wild year for start-ups. CNBC.com looked to see which ones got the most coverage.
Washington state's minimum wage will rise to the highest in the nation on Jan. 1.
Both Oklahoma and Nebraska want to snuff out marijuana in Colorado because it isn't a legal drug as far as the Feds are concerned, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.
Attorneys general in neighboring states filed a Supreme Court lawsuit attempting to overturn parts of Colorado's historic marijuana law.
While some are praising New York's decision to ban fracking, some business owners who were hoping for a drilling-related boom are disappointed.
The iconic Lincoln Log toy has moved its manufacturing back to the U.S., without hurting its profit margins. Here's a look behind the scenes.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the potential boost to small businesses in Cuba on changed policies with the U.S., as well as the government there.
OnDeck Capital, which makes loans to small businesses, raised the money in another sign alternative lending is going mainstream.
Peter Thiel is considering a multimillion dollar stake in a private equity firm that's investing in the cannabis space, a source said.
Employers report mixed results using the month-old Obamacare marketplace for small businesses called SHOP. Some ask: What's the incentive to enroll?
As candy lovers around the world contribute to a global chocolate deficit, one chocolatier has a simple solution to the brewing crisis.
The start-up Area 1 Security, which was founded by three ex-NSA employees, received an $8 million round of funding on Wednesday.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on Ohio's efforts to keep young people in the region, as the state efforts an economic comeback.
America's heartland is undergoing an economic transformation. But can the region, known for its manufacturing past, reinvent itself?
An increase in seasonal workers may boost bottom lines for businesses but also may add risk for shoplifting. Insight, with CNBC's Kate Rogers and Scott Humphrey, Travelers Risk Control.
Erstwhile bond trader Brandon Stanton's "Humans of New York" blog has became a social media sensation around the world.
While the retail spaces are small and temporary, pop-up shops are popular and can rake in big bucks during the key holiday shopping season.
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