Born to a music-loving family in Birmingham, U.K. in 1934, Baker started performing at 16 as part of a troupe called "Burton Lester's Midgets."
Police in Switzerland say a man set a fire and stabbed people on a train in the country's northeast, wounding six people as well as himself.
"Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Hain Celestial for his model portfolio on the belief the company is a buyout target.
Fidel Castro thanked Cubans for their tributes to mark his 90th birthday, and the iconic leftist revolutionary also lambasted his old foe, the U.S.
CNBC Pro highlights the top-performing stocks this week and analyzes whether the good times will continue.
Twitter suspended the account of Guccifer 2, after a hack revealed data stolen from the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
Low taxes and a strong talent base lofted this city to the top spot in the CNBC Metro 20: America's Best Places to Start a Business ranking.
Ever since Tesla announced plans to build a battery plant in Nevada, investors have started paying attention to the silver state's lithium deposits.
Snapchat's custom geofilters are letting individuals and businesses promote their events. One platform helps users create their own filter.
Trump claimed sarcasm in July as well after inviting Russia to dig up tens of thousands of "missing" emails from Clinton's time as U.S. secretary of state.
If elected, Hillary Clinton would have paid the highest federal income tax rate of any president since Gerald Ford.
Clinton's goal is not economic growth, but reducing inequality and social injustice in the name of "fairness."
The government's retail sales number, after popping in June, was mysteriously flat in July – and some of that might be because of Amazon.
Moody's Chief Economist Mark Zandi responded to Donald Trump calling his firm's analysis "ridiculous" on CNBC Friday.
Investors will be hoping that what happens next doesn't look anything like what happened after 1999 ended.
Magistrate Judge William Duffin ruled that the guilty verdict returned by a trial jury in 2007 against Dassey was based on a coerced confession.
A rising market between Aug. 1 and Oct. 31 would favor Hillary Clinton, while a decline would point to victory for Donald Trump.
When it comes to the technology sector, companies are increasingly either "have" or "have nots," a top analyst said.
Some of the nation's earliest presidents are among the wealthiest (after adjusting their fortunes for inflation).