Reggae star Bob Marley's family is licensing his name and image to a private equity group that will create a global brand of marijuana products.
Nicki Minaj may be used to exposing her personal assets, but one she didn't expect recently got published, causing her some big credit problems.
Kim Kardashian loves her BlackBerry Bold. But BlackBerry CEO John Chen has no plans -- at the moment -- to make the reality star the company's spokesmodel.
Nike has dropped its partnership with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson amid accusations of child abuse.
American rapper Jay Z has purchased the legendary Armand de Brignac Champagne brand, known for its incredibly expensive gold bottles of Champagne.
Babies R Us is drawing fire from some mothers after picking up a new line of Kardashian kids clothing that critics say sexualizes children.
Netflix announced today that Adam Sandler will produce and star in four films to be available exclusively through company's streaming video service.
For former President Bill Clinton, host of an annual gathering of business and political leaders, the American economy isn't feeling as secure as it should.
Jeter is getting all the attention, but he's not the only major athlete hanging up his uniform this year.
The average ticket price for Derek Jeter's last home game is $845, a ticket aggregator says. $9,700 gets you a great seat. Or, you could go to Boston.
Apple is making strong efforts to assuage users' fears after taking the heat in the celebrity photo leak scandal that emerged over the Labor Day weekend.
Like Robin Williams, Joan Rivers is also leaving behind a valuable estate-planning lesson: How to ensure your pets are cared for as you wish after you die.
British bookmakers have already cranked up their odds-making machines, taking bets on possible baby names for the expected younger sibling of Prince George.
The ice bucket challenge's success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors.
Remember the prepaid debit cards touted by the Kardashians, Magic Johnson, Suze Orman and the like? Here's why their star power failed.
The comic genius was serious about smooth estate planning, apparently using at least one revocable trust. What can you learn from Robin Williams' method?
Robin Williams leaves behind a legacy of Hollywood success that spanned decades and generated billions of dollars.
A federal judge shoots down Lance Armstrong's request to dismiss a $100 million civil suit brought against him by the Justice Department.
Every deal has a winner and a loser, but sometimes, it takes years -- or decades -- to be sure of who was who.
To mark its 25th anniversary, CNBC lists the 25 people who have had most profound impact on business and finance since the channel launched in 1989.
If you've put off doing your taxes until now, you may want to read up on the latest tax tips that can help you from joining the ranks of these tax cheats.
Oprah's new foray into Starbucks tea has plenty of precedent. Here's a look at a few examples of collaborations that go beyond mere celebrity endorsements.