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  • Dana Vespoli

    There's an ebb and flow when it comes to the popularity of stars, but it looks like a new generation is taking charge of the industry.

  • John Lewis speaking to John Harwood in Paschal's Restaurant, Atlanta, GA, January 14, 2016.

    Rep. John Lewis sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about his days with MLK Jr., the new speaker of the House, and Donald Trump.

  • McDonald's McChoco Potato

    McDonald's revealed it's latest menu item on Tuesday, but you'll have to travel to Japan to taste this delicacy.

  • Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

    Netflix, continuing to ramp up its original-series production, announced a slew of release dates for new and returning series.

  • Musician Glenn Frey of the Eagles.

    Frey co-founded the Eagles and enjoyed a career at the top of the rock charts with hit songs such as "Hotel California" and "Take It Easy."

  • Audience member Robin Roy (C) reacts as U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets her at a campaign rally in Lowell, Massachusetts January 4, 2016.

    In a complicated world, Trump is offering this simple message to voters, and they're eating it up, say GOP strategists Abramson and Ballabon.

  • In this handout provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen at Vandenberg Air Force Base Space Launch Complex 4 East with the Jason-3 spacecraft onboard January 16, 2016 in California.

    SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket delivered a satellite into orbit, but saw a 'hard landing' on its attempt to land at sea.

  • El Nino generated storm waves crash onto seaside houses at Mondos Beach, California on January 12, 2016.

    El Nino has rocked countries from Australia to Paraguay. Now, analysts are tipping renewed jitters spurred by La Nina, El Nino's little sister.

  • A poster displayed the window of The Art of Shaving store in New York City.

    Fewer clean-shaven male faces are giving rise to a new archetype that's becoming a coveted market demographic in its own right — bearded men.

  • Future cars now

    Reporter Phil LeBeau has the latest entrants in the battle for luxury cars. And with continued low gas prices, will the public make the move to hybrids and electric cars like the Chevrolet Bolt or will demand for pickups and SUVs stay strong?

  • Bottled water car

    The average price of gasoline in the U.S. probably won't be lower than that of bottled water, but Americans already pay more for many brands.

  • Student debt

    Here are four ways to reduce student debt and get your financial health in order for 2016, says Andrew Josuweit.

  • Market data investing

    Three out of five financial advisors say more than half of clients are more concerned about retirement security than last year.

  • A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    We are long overdue for a recession—and it will be much worse than 2008, says Michael Pento.

  • Senior couple traveling

    Looking to save by retiring outside the U.S.? CNBC presents the top 10 hot spots worldwide, plus living costs, for expat retirees.

  • A fan dressed as a Star Wars character poses in front of a movie theater to celebrate the opening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in Tokyo on December 18, 2015.

    Here's the big problem with retirement today, says Bailey Childers, the executive director of the National Public Pension Coalition.

  • A woman pushes her shopping cart through a Walmart store in Secaucus, New Jersey.

    Wal-Mart will close 269 stores across the globe, 154 of which are in the U.S.

  • A sign showing that the Chipotle Mexican Grill seen at 1924 Beacon St. is closed on December 8, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

    Chipotle, under scrutiny for months of foodborne illness outbreaks, will be closing all its stores briefly Feb. 8th to host a national team meeting.

  • Penthouse magazine

    The pornographic rival to Playboy is throwing in the towel on its print edition.

  • A Uber driver in New York City.

    A study from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's office found Uber and competitors have not significantly added to city congestion.