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  • Cultural Understanding Will Connect You to Diverse Clients Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Advisors can appeal to an increasingly diverse consumer base by learning how to embrace cultural differences and hone interpersonal skills with distinctive groups.

  • Categories and Criteria Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC scores all U.S. states on 55 measures of competitiveness and 10 categories, from the cost of doing business to technology and innovation.

  • Tornado Threat Continues Today Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 7:31 AM ET
    Tornado Threat Continues Today

    After yesterday's tornado activity, more are expected on Tuesday in Texas and Arkansas, reports Alex Wallace, The Weather Channel.

  • West Fertilizer Plant Showed Few Warning Signs Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 5:47 PM ET
    Firefighters conduct search and rescue operations at a destroyed apartment complex near the fertilizer plant in West, Texas.

    There was little indication that the Texas facility that had a massive explosion on Thursday posed a danger to the community, according to evaluations by oversight groups.

  • Up to 15 Dead After Blast at Texas Fertilizer Plant Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 5:02 PM ET
    Smoke rises as water is sprayed at the burning remains of a fertilizer plant in the town of West, Texas, early April 18, 2013.

    Officials in Texas fear the death toll will rise as they search the rubble of a fertilizer plant devastated by an earthquake-size explosion. The blast also leveled dozens of homes.

  • Cause of Texas Fire Still Unknown Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 4:35 PM ET
    Cause of Texas Fire Still Unknown

    NBC's Chris Sadeghi reports the latest developments in the search and rescue operations in Texas.

  • Up to 15 Dead After Texas Plant Blast Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    Up to 15 Dead After Texas Plant Blast

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports the latest details on yesterday's deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas. And, a look at how the fertlizer stocks are reacting today, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Deadly Explosion Rips Through Texas Plant Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 6:02 AM ET
    Deadly Explosion Rips Through Texas Plant

    NBC's David Scott shows cell phone video of a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas that has killed up to 15 people and injured hundreds.

  • Obama Pledges Action on Guns Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Obama Pledges Action on Guns

    Today, at a Texas community college, at least 14 people were hurt in a stabbing spree; and families of Newtown victims are pushing for federal gun laws. Lars Larson, The Lars Larson Show host; Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist; and Vin Weber, Former Mitt Romney senior advisor, discuss.

  • Energy Boom Ripples Through US Economy Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    The boom in new oil and natural gas flowing through U.S. pipelines is beginning to ripple through the wider American economy.

  • Texas Hoarding Gold in Its Own Fort Knox? Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Texas Hoarding Gold in Its Own Fort Knox?

    Lawmakers in the Lone Star State are proposing the creation of a depository that would allow the state to store gold at its own facility. Will it work and could other states do the same? Jim Rickards, Tangent Capital, weighs in.

  • Severe US Storm Brings Heavy Snow, Hail Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 5:39 PM ET

    Baseball-sized hail was reported in northern Florida, along with possible tornadoes, while heavy snow in Colorado and Kansas delayed flights and shut down part of Interstate-70. A crash involving up to 50 vehicles closed part of Interstate-25 near Loveland, Colorado, north of Denver.

  • Power Shift: Energy Boom Dawning in America Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:28 AM ET
    Men with Cabot Oil and Gas work on a natural gas valve at a hydraulic fracturing site on January 18, 2012 in South Montrose, Pennsylvania.

    NBC News and CNBC look at the implications US energy independence would have for the economy, other types of energy, foreign policy and the environment.

  • How Do You Fight Disaster? Illness? With Huge Sales Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 5:07 PM ET

    Cruise lines are rolling out huge discounts and extras to help potential passengers forget the disaster and illness that have plagued the industry lately. And for some -- it's working!

  • The buzz at the South by Southwest festival is all about the gadgets: computers controlled by the wave of a hand, cool new cameras and more.

  • A prototype quadrotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in the Unmanned Systems Laboratory at the Naval Postgraduate School is tested on Septempter 30, 2011 in Monterey, California.

    As U.S. authorities grapple with how to regulate the use of unarmed drones in U.S. skies, a small network of police, first responders and experts is already flying unmanned aircraft.

  • Pipe is stacked at the southern site of the Keystone XL pipeline in Cushing, Oklahoma.

    The Keystone XL oil pipeline got a boost after the U.S. State Department said it would not likely change the rate at which Canada's oil sands are produced.

  • Want a New Car? You Probably Can't Afford One Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 9:08 AM ET
    A customer looks over a Ford Fusion parked on the lot at a dealership in Colma, Calif.

    Median-income families in only one major U.S. city actually can afford to buy a new car, a new study finds.

  • Savings or Loan? Paying for a Remodeling Project Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 8:01 PM ET

    Most homeowners use personal savings to pay for renovations, but borrowing makes sense when the updates will pay you back.

  • Texas Cities See Strongest Growth in Recovery Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 3:09 PM ET
    Houston's skyline.

    Metropolitan areas in Texas saw the fastest economic growth as the recovery took hold in 2011, according to federal data released Friday.