Nicholas Wells is a data journalist and graphics editor. Prior to joining CNBC, his reporting and data-driven stories appeared in Crain's New York Business, the New York Times, the New York Daily News and other publications. Nicholas attended Hampshire College and the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
Donald Trump's debate performance was mentioned more often on Twitter than Hillary Clinton's, but mostly in a bad way.
Clinton and Trump supporters are watching the debate more for flubs from the candidate they don't support than for zingers from the one they do.
The Chicago Cubs will win 100 games this year, their first time since 1935. But if history's a guide, that hurts their World Series chances.
At least 500 million user accounts have been stolen from Yahoo, the company confirmed on Thursday.
If you make your customers wait online, you'd better make it worth their while. You've only got five seconds.
Sports experts say that North Carolina is likely to lose over $110 million in sports tourism thanks to its controversial "bathroom law."
Research has shown that a sports team's on-field performance can have a dramatic effect on the share price of a company that puts its name on a stadium.
A huge portion of people in the U.S. don't grasp the terms and conditions of their credit card agreements, a new study suggests.