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Eva Longoria is busy. In addition to speaking at the Democratic National Convention, the actress is pursuing a new venture. Get the details.
According to Trulia.com, national rents rose 4.7 percent in August, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Nicholas Consonery, China Analyst, Eurasia Group discusses Hillary Clinton's visit to China in detail.
Ross Feingold, Chair, Republicans Abroad, Asia and Dae Levine, Chair, Democrats Abroad, Australia debate about the issues facing Obama and Romney as they approach the upcoming November elections. Feingold affirmed popular response which claimed Romney's speech in the Republican National Convention last week a homerun. Levine, while acknowledging that response, argued otherwise. She further cites various misrepresentations in Romney and running partner Paul Ryan's speeches.
The No. 1 reason doctors cite for become doctors is the “desire to help people” and yet jerk-ism runs rampant in the medical profession. Why is that?
Chain stores report their August sales Thursday, providing a good look at how the discouraged U.S. consumer behaved during the important back-to-school shopping period.
The Republican Party is using the Federal Reserve as a piñata in Tampa this week, criticizing its policies, but Wall Street just wants another dose of easing.
The Romney camp just released its energy plan, which gives individual states greater control over their energy wealth. Dan Weiss, Center for American Progress, and Sterling Burnett, National Center for Policy Analysis, discuss.
Employees behaving badly can take a huge toll on the organization.
Garbage is dirty and stinky and once it's out of sight, it's out of mind. But the truth is, garbage is a good indicator of the economy and right now, some say it's flashing a warning signal.
Challenges that small businesses face hiring more workers are among the top issues in this presidential election. Is Paul Ryan good for small business?
There’s still a 100% chance the world heads into recession — and Germany is likely to slip into recession soon, Marc Faber said in an interview on CNBC.
Stephen O'Brien puts in long hours: he typically shows up by 7:30 a.m. at the convenience store he owns and manages in Dún Laogahire, Ireland, and it's rare that he finishes before 7 p.m. Layoffs have meant that he and others are picking up duties once distributed across a more robust staff. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
The U.S. has abandoned its five-part formula for success over the past 20 years and our politics is holding the economy back, author and New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Tuesday.
When Lynda and Stewart Resnick, the Beverly Hills entrepreneurs who founded POM Wonderful, wanted to host a dinner at their Aspen home in 2006 to talk about the Iraq war, they assembled a list of 22 A-list guests, including Queen Noor of Jordan, George Soros, the financier, and Senator Dianne Feinstein, Democrat of California. Leading the list of journalists was one of their favorite guests: Fareed Zakaria, the Indian-born Harvard Ph.D and foreign-policy specialist who had turned himself into an unlikely media star, the New York Times reports.
Franchise owners and small businesses are the real owners of the American economy and offer the best solution to the world’s economic ills, Jim Amos, CEO of Tasti D-Lite and Planet Smoothie, told CNBC.
A criminal investigation into the collapse of the brokerage firm MF Global and the disappearance of about $1 billion in customer money is now heading into its final stage without charges expected against any top executives.
Action in Washington, combined with the ongoing efforts by our agricultural experts to mitigate the effects of this drought will ensure that agriculture remains a strong pillar of the U.S. economy that provides good jobs and feeds the world.