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  • Verizon and Sprint owe customers a refund Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Verizon and Sprint owe customers a refund

    Both carrieres owe a $158M settlement following unauthorized charges

  • Apple's Tim Cook calls tax criticism political junk Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Apple's Tim Cook calls tax criticism political junk

    The chief executive shoots down the idea that the company has been avoiding taxes on overseas profits.

  • Reinventing MBA a game changer: Jack Welch Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 8:16 AM ET
    Reinventing MBA a game changer: Jack Welch

    Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute executive chairman, discusses the disconnection between most business schools and best business practices.

  • 50% of workers dread the office Xmas party Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 2:30 AM ET
    50% of workers dread the office Xmas party

    Debra Corey, director of Reward Gateway, explains why some employees will do anything to avoid the annual Christmas party.

  • One naughty employee costs a company $12K Thursday, 3 Dec 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    One naughty employee costs a company $12K

    Toxic workers cost companies to train replacements they drive away.

  • North Korean ghost boats wash up in Japan Wednesday, 2 Dec 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    North Korean ghost boats wash up in Japan

    Fishing boats carrying decomposed corpses have washed ashore in Japan in recent weeks.

  • Nolet celebrates 325 years of vodka making Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Nolet celebrates 325 years of vodka making

    The distillery behind Ketel One Vodka, is now in its 11th generation.

  • Private school business a challenge in China Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Private school business a challenge in China

    Private equity firms face numerous challenges before making a profit.

  • Volkswagen in tax evasion probe Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Volkswagen in tax evasion probe

    German public prosecutor are looking into possible evaded tax payments linked to rigging of CO2 emissions.

  • Saudi Arabian women can now work dangerous jobs Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Saudi Arabian women can now work dangerous jobs

    Saudi Arabian women can now work dangerous jobs.

  • Yellow cabs sue New York City over Uber Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Yellow cabs sue New York City over Uber

    Taxi owners and lenders are suing New York City and its Taxi and Limousine Commission.

  • Valeant CEO: Plan to listen more to critics Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 10:11 AM ET
    Valeant CEO: Plan to listen more to critics

    Shares of Valeant are falling after the call, as questions remain on Philidor, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell.

  • BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 5- Billionaire investor Bill Ackman expressed confidence in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's chief executive on Thursday as shares in the drugmaker fell as much as 20 percent to their lowest level since 2013 on concerns over its business practices. Valeant CEO Michael Pearson has come under increasing pressure as the...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 5- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc shares fell as much as 20 percent on Thursday to a level not seen since 2013, heaping new pressure on Chief Executive Officer Michael Pearson after weeks of steep losses due to concerns about the drugmaker's business practices. The stock has plunged from $263.70 on Aug. 5 to below $80 on Thursday...

  • UPDATE 2-Valeant shares tumble to 2-1/2 year lows Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 1:34 PM ET

    NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 5- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc shares fell as much as 20 percent on Thursday to a level not seen since 2013, heaping new pressure on Chief Executive Officer Michael Pearson after weeks of steep losses due to concerns about the drugmaker's business practices. The stock has plunged from $263.70 on Aug. 5 to below $80 on Thursday...

  • Lutz: Saddened, but 'VW won't go under' Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 10:11 AM ET
    Lutz: Saddened, but 'VW won't go under'

    Shares of Volkswagen are down another 10 percent this week. Fmr. GM Chairman Bob Lutz, shares his perspective on the emission scandal, and VW's admission that it sold 800,000 cars in Europe that misstated fuel consumption and CO2 levels.

  • Citron: Not dialing back warning on Valeant Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 10:07 AM ET
    Citron: Not dialing back warning on Valeant

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Citron says it is "not dialing back on its warning on Valeant, but are dialing back on the focus on Citron to investigate and report the vast spectrum of claims now piling up against Valeant."

  • Here's how much truck drivers are getting paid Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Here's how much truck drivers are getting paid

    Truckers are earning higher salaries amid the industry's shortage of drivers.

  • Oct 30- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, seeking to allay investor concerns about its business practices, said Friday it is cutting ties with a specialty pharmacy called Philidor Rx Services accused of helping it inflate revenue. The news failed to stem Valeant's sliding share price, which lost another 12 percent on Friday even after Bill Ackman,...

  • Oct 30- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International said on Friday that it is cutting ties with pharmacy Philidor Rx Services and that the pharmacy was shutting down. Bloomberg on Thursday detailed wrongdoing in its processing of medical claims, building on earlier reports about business practices. Express Scripts, CVS Health and OptumRx, part of UnitedHealth...