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  • Explosion at Maryland power plant: Reports Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 2:00 PM ET
    Explosion at Maryland power plant: Reports

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the power outages in Washington, DC. The Department of Homeland Security is saying there is nothing out of the ordinary to be concerned about except the outages themselves.

  • Why Zuckerberg's book club isn't like Oprah's Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 4:26 PM ET
    Oprah Winfrey

    A close look at Mark Zuckerberg's new book club, 'A Year of Books,' shows that it bears little in common with Oprah Winfrey's, TODAY reports.

  • How self-made are America's super rich? Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 2:44 PM ET
    How self-made are America's super rich?

    Forbes has created a self-made score for America's billionaires. CNBC's Robert Frank reveals the wealthy list.

  • Oprah Winfrey may be next owner of LA Clippers Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 1:48 PM ET
    Larry Ellison, Oprah Winfrey, David Geffen

    David Geffen says he, Winfrey and Oracle's Larry Ellison are joining together to bid for the team, according to ESPN.

  • Oprah Winfrey's epic tale Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 3:18 PM ET
    Oprah Winfrey's epic tale

    A look at how billionaire entrepreneur Oprah Winfrey redefined U.S. TV talk shows and built a personality-based empire of extraordinary scale.

  • Kentucky Derby: What the ladies will be wearing Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 11:57 AM ET
    Pool by Formé Millinery

    Men and women attending the Kentucky Derby are willing to spend hundreds, even thousands of dollars, to land the perfect hat.

  • Oprah makes over the talk show, U.S media, culture Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:01 AM ET

    Became first black American female billionaire by redefining the U.S. TV talk show and building a personality-based brand on an unprecedented scale.

  • Starbooze? Cramer likes Starbucks' new menu Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    Starbucks' move into alcohol sales and specialized stores is part of its effort to cover a larger market, both the day crowd and the evening crowd.

  • Cramer: Shorting Oprah a bad bet Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 9:17 AM ET
    Cramer: Shorting Oprah not a smart bet

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses plans for Starbucks to launch "Oprah Chai," a tea-based drink developed by Oprah Winfrey. The drink will be sold at Starbucks and Teavana stores.

  • Starbucks bets on 'Oprah effect' for tea business Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:07 PM ET
    Howard Schultz, left, chairman and CEO of Starbucks Coffee Company, clinks tea cups with Oprah Winfrey, right, to announce their partnership to offer Teavana Oprah Chai tea, Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Starbucks' annual shareholders meeting in Seattle.

    Oprah Winfrey unveiled her new chai tea drink. The beverage will be sold at Starbucks and Teavana, which was recently bought by the coffee company.

  • CNBC 25 faceoff: Oprah Winfrey vs. Martha Stewart Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:26 PM ET
    Oprah Winfrey and Martha Stewart

    Cast your vote to decide who has had a bigger influence on business in the past quarter century.

  • CNBC 25 faceoff: Martha Stewart vs. Oprah Winfrey Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    CNBC 25 faceoff: Martha Stewart vs. Oprah Winfrey

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Robert Frank take a look at two branding icons, business baroness Martha Stewart and media mogul Oprah Winfrey.

  • Forget home flipping, billionaires flip superjets Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
    Gulfstream G650

    While most of the private jet market is weak, some owners of Gulfstream's top-of-the-line G650 are “flipping” the planes for big profits.

  • Fall auction preview Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 2:42 PM ET
    Fall auction preview

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan looks at a few "knick knacks" Oprah Winfrey auctioned for her charity, which brought in more than $600,000. Robert Frank reports on some of the most expensive items up for auction this Fall season.

  • Oprah Tweets Love for Microsoft Surface...From Her iPad

    Oprah Winfrey sent out a tweet Monday in which she gushed about her love for Microsoft's Surface tablet. Just one teensy problem: It was from her iPad.

  • Benefits can flow both ways at celeb charity galas Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 10:19 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES-- The Beverly Hilton's International Ballroom will soon be filled with flowers, chiffon, fine china and crystal stemware for a starry black-tie ball costing couples as much as $20,000 to attend.

  • Daytime TV’s Empty Throne After ‘Oprah’ Monday, 11 Jun 2012 | 11:22 AM ET

    In the year since Oprah Winfrey’s show ended, afternoon TV ratings reports have been rattled, demonstrating that audiences disperse when their favorite shows do the same — a classic case of media fragmentation.

  • America’s Best Dressed CEOs Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 3:45 PM ET
    When Dress For Success came out in 1975, it set rigid rules for executive attire: The “proper” colors for a suit were blue, gray and beige; the most “authoritative” suit was a dark pinstripe; and the “most acceptable” dress shirt was white or solid colors. (No dresses here; The Women’s Dress For Success Book didn’t come out until 1977.)Today, there are no rules, other than being put-together from head to toe, no detail spared. The proper colors are ones that work with your coloring, the most aut

    These days there are no dress-for-success rules, other than being put-together from head to toe, no detail spared. Here are the CEOs who have it down pat.

  • Discovery's Oprah Effect? Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 10:15 AM ET
    Discovery's Oprah Effect?

    Discovery Communications reported a lower quarterly profit as costs and expenses rose nearly 49%. The media company was hurt by losses at the Oprah Winfrey Network. David Joyce, senior analyst at Miller Tabak, offers insight.