| Jun 9, 2014
| 9:01 AM
Marc Bell’s Star Trek mansion in Boca Raton will get some national pub on Tuesday, June 10.
Bell’s home will be featured on CNBC’s “Secret Lives of the Super Rich" airing at 10 p.m.
Bell, the former owner of Penthouse magazine,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Maria Bartiromo has earned good ratings with her two new shows, the daily "Opening Bell With Maria Bartiromo" on Fox Business Network and the live "Sunday Morning Futures" on Fox News Channel. Bartiromo, aka "The Money Honey," burst onto the business-news...
| Jun 18, 2014
Erudite and witty, Dick Cavett elevated the late-night talk show genre, going head-to-head with Johnny Carson for five years in the early 1970s.
"The Dick Cavett Show," which won three Emmy awards, ended on ABC in 1975 but found new homes on PBS, then...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:09 PM
When Joann Eisenhart worked as a professional chemist in her late 20s, a male colleague introduced her to a group of clients by saying, "Not only is she a scientist, but she's pretty, too."
After the meeting, she mustered the courage to talk to the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Although Argentina's apparently imminent default on its foreign debt is unlikely to trigger a rerun of the economic and political crises that nearly tore the country apart a decade ago, it could usher in a new era of hardship, analysts said Friday....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Seattle this week saw and raised skeptics on the minimum wage, as its City Council unanimously approved a $15 hourly minimum for the lowest-paid workers. The nation's highest minimum wage will kick in over the next seven years, depending on the size of...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Eric Jerome Dickey's novels delve into myriad aspects of contemporary African-American life. Known for their brisk pace, realistic characters and a heavy emphasis on romance, the novels are written in a variety of genres. His 21st novel, "A Wanted Woman,"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Apple CEO Tim Cook has gone out of his way to call a new book, which is focused on the state of his company since the death of Steve Jobs, "nonsense."
Wall Street Journal technology reporter Yukari Iwatani Kane released the book this week. It is...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:45 PM
What: The Profit on CNBC 500.
Where: Phoenix International Raceway (one-mile oval), Avondale, Ariz.
When: Friday, practice (Fox Sports 1, 11-11:30 a.m. PST), qualifying (Fox Sports 1, 3:30-5 p.m.); Saturday, practice (Fox Sports 1, 8-9 a.m.; Fox...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Facebook is purchasing a New Mexico drone company for $60 million in an effort to bring Internet connectivity to emerging parts of the world, according to multiple reports Tuesday.
TechCrunch and CNBC say the Menlo Park, Calif., social network "is in...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:40 AM
A majority of U.S. millionaires think rising income inequality is a “major problem” and almost two-thirds favor increasing taxes on the wealthy and raising the minimum wage to reverse the trend, according to a new survey.