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  • Taxi drivers fight back against Uber and Lyft Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 12:44 PM ET
    A New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission medallion sits on the hood of a taxi in New York.

    As taxi medallion values decline, some cab drivers are trying to fight back against ride-hailing start-ups including Uber and Lyft.

  • How to compete against Uber and Lyft   Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 2:51 PM ET
    How to compete against Uber and Lyft

    As ride-hailing apps become more popular, medallion owners are struggling to make their investments pay off.

  • Main St. headwinds: Seeking growth, finding talent Saturday, 23 May 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Help wanted jobs employment jobless claims small business

    Attracting talent and managing growth remain perennial challenges among entrepreneurs, according to iCONIC conference participants.

  • How an NYC bootmaker used big data to boost sales Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Boots on display at the Space Cowboy Boots store in New York.

    A New York City cowboy boot business sells classic styles, but it's improving sales by using technology and analytics on an iPad app.

  • McDonald's shareholders win   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    McDonald's shareholders win

    McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook held the company's annual shareholder meeting today. CNBC's Kate Rogers is there with the details of the meeting and on the protests outside.

  • LA raises wages to $15, pressure on other cities Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 3:05 PM ET
    Workers demanding the Los Angeles City Council to vote to raise the minimum wage Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Los Angeles.

    As Los Angeles moves to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour, a key question now is which other large cities might follow suit and hike pay.

  • This is the next big thing according to Mark Cuban Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 5:12 PM ET
    Marc Cuban

    Mark Cuban said innovative tech in the pharmaceutical sector is going to be a game changer not only for health care, but for humanity.

  • How to make $100 million selling optimism Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 2:49 PM ET
    John and Bert Jacobs, Life is good

    Brothers Bert and John Jacobs have grown the Life is Good brand to $100 million in global sales without a single advertisement.

  • Cuban's advice to entrepreneurs: 'Help yourself!' Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 5:56 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Mark Cuban said entrepreneurs should stop with the "Will you help me?" mantra and just help themselves to gain richer experiences.

  • Big data for farmers   Monday, 18 May 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    Big data for farmers

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on a device called FieldView Drive, which farmers are using to increase efficiency by leveraging the cloud.

  • An outfitter says good-bye to the Letterman show Monday, 18 May 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Actress Julia Roberts, donning a Golden Bear jacket, makes her final visit to the "Late Show with David Letterman" on May 13, 2015.

    Golden Bear, the maker of Letterman's "Late Show" staff jackets for over 15 years, will miss the king of late-night TV when he retires.

  • Biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make: Lemonis Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 9:58 AM ET
    Marcus Lemonis of CNBC's "The Profit" with Carolyn Devito, the owner of Unique Salon &Spa

    Small biz guru Marcus Lemonis points out critical errors that doom businesses—from balking on promises to being arrogant and not communicating.

  • Moms with Moxie   Monday, 18 May 2015 | 3:44 PM ET
    Moms with Moxie

    Chicago-native Sharon Schneider grew sick of buying her kids new clothes, just to see them outgrow them in a couple of months, so she decided to do something about it. She launched Moxie Jean - an online consignment store where parents can buy and sell kids used clothing - with her mom and sister as co-founders. Now the site has over 20-thousand customers nationwide, and Sharon's looking to expand beyond kids clothing.

  • Taxi medallions becoming unsellable Monday, 18 May 2015 | 1:58 PM ET
    A woman hails a taxi in New York.

    The slide in medallion prices has left many owner-operators and big fleet managers pessimistic about their assets, USA Today reports.

  • Easing parking pain   Monday, 18 May 2015 | 11:40 AM ET
    Startup eases parking pains

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports from Chicago where SpotHero, an on-demand parking mobile app, hopes to ease the pain of finding a parking space in the city.

  • Beepi challenging car buying habits   Monday, 18 May 2015 | 7:48 AM ET
    Beepi challenging car buying habits

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details of a startup that wants to change the way consumers buy automobiles

  • Bill Gates backs high-tech foods for the masses Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    food laboratory

    Food-tech companies are creating meat and dairy substitutes to meet global food demand. Will consumers have an appetite for these products?

  • 13 wacky and original ideas raising millions Friday, 15 May 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Magnifying glass over illustration of lightbulb in head

    Hundreds of noteworthy new businesses had to be turned away from the 2015 CNBC Disruptor 50 list. Here's a look at the honorable mentions.

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