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Meet a contingent of leaders and innovators that CNBC believes will have the greatest influence on business and society in 25 years.
Succession at Berkshire Hathaway is a big issue for Warren Buffett, but Tracy Britt Cool helps calm investor nerves.
Another strange wrinkle in oilman Harold Hamm's divorce case has emerged.
To fast-track autism research, Google and scientists are using data analytics to find its roots and possible cures.
Gold and silver have been crushed this week, burned by the rising dollar and the outflow of money looking for a home in stocks and other investments.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick admits he will remain combatant in his quest to get the firm operating around the world.
Some cash alternatives have been around for more than 50 years; others are just popping up. A look at 10 that will shift the paradigm.
Realty TV star Adam Richman said he has learned his lesson after a social media tirade led the Travel Channel to delay the premiere of his new show.
A bond measure to fund water projects in California easily passed Tuesday. But what might not be so easy is getting relief from the state's drought.
Hess' iconic green-and-white toy trucks are in the running for induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame, the Wall Street Journal reported.
One of the world's richest men has spent $2.2 million in legal fees so far fighting a libel battle with Forbes. The FT reports.
Voters in five states approved ballot measures calling for raises in their states' minimum wages, adding to the federal debate.
Topshop opened a new flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York and celebrities Beyoncé and Cara Delevingne were at the launch.
McDonald's has lifted the curtain on the McRib, one of its most popular limited-time offerings, in a new video to promote transparency.
It looks like Matthew McConaughey was able to take Lincoln's MKC crossover SUV forward.
A Japanese whisky has been named the "best in the world", upstaging traditionally favored Scottish brands, according to a new ranking.
Three commodities are on Dennis Gartman's "buy" list.
In anticipation for the 2015 smartwatch launch, Apple wants to hire a tech evangelist to function as a liaison between the company and app developers.
E! News Anchor Giuliana Rancic, discusses her entry into the heavily competitive wine industry. XO G wine is sold in 1,200 Walmart stores, comes in three varieties and is prices under $9.97.
Actor Christian Bale withdraws from role as Steve Jobs in Apple biopic.