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  • Glassdoor's whackiest interview questions for 2014

    Are you a hunter or gatherer? Why are tennis balls fuzzy? Prepare to be stumped—here are the top 25 oddball interview questions for 2014.

  • People, mostly union and retired city workers, protest in front of the U.S. Courthouse where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial began this morning October 23, 2013 in Detroit.

    Some cities may need to be pushed into bankruptcy, while others may just need a healthy dose of private-sector medicine, said TransPro Consulting CEO Mark Aesch.

  • To outsiders, McKinsey & Co. is a simply a consulting firm, but for many of the biggest hitters in corporate America, it is an indispensable tool.

  • Morningstar said personal information, including credit-card details, of about 2,300 customers may have been compromised due to a security breach last year.

  • Making Consultants Play By the Rules

    Ben Lawsky, New York state's superintendent of financial services, talks with CNBC's Kate Kelly about the financial regulatory landscape, saying, "We want banks to do business, but not funny business."

  • The Bloomberg Terminal computer system

    The Bloomberg terminal privacy breach puts the firm in an awkward situation: Explaining itself to Wall Street clients.

  • The Fed and Treasury are examining the extent to which Bloomberg journalists tracked usage of Bloomberg terminals.

  • Wal-Mart signage is seen in the parking lot of the store in Mexico City, Mexico.

    Wal-Mart entered India's supermarket sector in 2010 with a $100 million bet on a consultancy with no employees, no profits, and a scant $14,000 in revenue.

  • It’s been a tough slog in Cubeville the past few years but don’t cry in that beer you had to buy with your own money just yet – the office holiday party is making a comeback!

  • He Did WHAT? Outrageous Holiday Party Behavior

    Have you ever thrown a coworker in a lagoon at the office party? Here are some of the most outrageous things people have done at office parties.

  • The Value of Independent Research

    Vince Heaney author from the Centre for the study of Financial Innovation, talks to CNBC about the importance of independent research following the Hewlett Packard/ Autonomy debacle.

  • Can Statins Reduce Cancer Deaths?

    A new study out today in The New England Journal of Medicine finds statin use reduces the risk of death from cancer. Dr. Lori Mosca of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, offers insight on the drug and its side effects.

  • Scary Indicator II: Who's Ahead Now—Obama or Romney?

    Time to check in with the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate in past elections, to find out who it's gonna be -- Obama or Romney!

  • Hssssss! Where Wall Street Vampires Get Their Fangs

    From elves to vampires and reindeer wranglers, here's a look at some of the season's odder jobs. Wait, you want me to do what?!

  • Hssssss! Where Wall Street Vampires Get Their Fangs

    The teeth are pretty sharp on Wall Street but Father Sebastiaan van Houten, professional fang maker, makes them even sharper. Hsssssss!

  • What do you do on a fake sick day? You shake it, shake it, shake it, shake it, baby, now (come on, baby) ... Twist and shout ...

    Call it "playing hooky," "taking a mental health day" or "pulling a Ferris Bueller," but any way you slice it, there are fibbers among us who call in sick when they are not. Here are some of the most outrageous excuses.

  • OSTRICH-PILLOW_Studio-Banana-200.jpg

    One of the most popular — and already among the most funded — projects on Kickstarter is the Ostrich pillow, a hilarious yet practical product that gives you an instant napping environment — anywhere!

  • Here's a low-overhead business: Selling New York City tap water! Yep, you wish you'd thought of it yourself, amiright?!

  • Who will win the election — Obama? Romney? Wait, is that...Batman?!

    Who's going to win the 2012 presidential election — Obama or Romney? We check in wit the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate, to find out!

  • Bacon

    After one pig industry group predicted a bacon shortage, Major League Eating reacted swiftly, issuing a ban on all bacon-eating contests.