Sarah Whitten

News associate
Sarah Whitten is a news associate at CNBC.
Whole Foods Just Got Slammed for Its 'World's Healthiest' Claim
Whole Foods

Whole Foods Just Got Slammed for Its 'World's Healthiest' Claim

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rejected the company's attempt to update its advertising slogan to 'World's Healthiest Grocery Store.'
STD-Testing Company Removes Sesame Street Advertisements Following Lawsuit Threat
Legal Issues

STD-Testing Company Removes Sesame Street Advertisements Following Lawsuit Threat

'We sincerely apologize if we offended anyone or if any images were use inappropriately,' said Brandon Greenberg, CEO of Mately, in a statement.
Hardee's, Carl's Jr., to Introduce Midnight Moonshine Burger Tomorrow
Fast Food

Hardee's, Carl's Jr., to Introduce Midnight Moonshine Burger Tomorrow

The Midnight Moonshine Burger will be available for a limited time in more than 3,360 locations.
Burger King Rivals Spark Hot Dog War on Twitter
Fast Food

Burger King Rivals Spark Hot Dog War on Twitter

Competitors have all come forward with special hot-dog deals and social-media mud-slinging efforts in the last week.
Get a Tesla Model S for Only $499
Tesla

Get a Tesla Model S for Only $499

Did we mention it's a children's toy made by Radio Flyer?
What the Average American Spends on Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day

What the Average American Spends on Valentine's Day

From roses and jewelry to dinner and champagne, Feb. 14 can be a costly affair.
Circuit City Is Coming Back From the Dead
Comebacks

Circuit City Is Coming Back From the Dead

Once the top big-box technology retailer, Circuit City filed for bankruptcy in 2008.
The Top Financial Issues for Millennials
Millennials

The Top Financial Issues for Millennials

Facebook analyzed audience insights, conversation analysis and survey data, and discovered the millennial mindset toward money isn't quite as impulsive as you might think.
Chipotle to Close All Stores for One Day in February
Chipotle

Chipotle to Close All Stores for One Day in February

The company's sales plunged 30 percent in December, following at least six outbreaks tied to Chipotle in the last year, including norovirus, E. coli and salmonella.
Vice President Biden to Steer New Efforts to Cure Cancer
Health

Vice President Biden to Steer New Efforts to Cure Cancer

The VP's plan is to boost funding for cancer research and 'break down the silos' so that researchers can better collaborate.
Playboy's Last Nude Model Will Be Pamela Anderson
Playboy

Playboy's Last Nude Model Will Be Pamela Anderson

After more than 60 years of publishing nude photos of women, the magazine is changing tactics.
Great Scott! Lyft Offers Free DeLorean Rides in NYC
Marketing Bootcamp

Great Scott! Lyft Offers Free DeLorean Rides in NYC

In honor of Back to the Future, the company is allowing people to travel in 'McFly Mode.'
How Copyrights Become Public Domain
Legal

How Copyrights Become Public Domain

Copyright law isn't the easiest subject in the world. Here, we break down some of the basics.