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  • FCC ready to act if TWC & CBS dispute continues Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 2:11 PM ET
    FCC ready to act if TWC & CBS dispute continues

    The FCC is "ready to consider appropriate action," if the dispute continues between Time Warner Cable and CBS, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • CBS & TWC back at the table Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:55 PM ET
    CBS & TWC back at the table

    The battle over digital rights between CBS and Time Warner Cable is sending more cable subscribes to Netflix, Amazon and Hulu reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • NYC tutors prepping 4-year olds Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:50 PM ET
    NYC tutors prepping 4-year olds

    New York City tutors charge $450 an hour to help prepare 4-year olds for kindergarten, and celebrity fragrance sales are declining. CNBC's Cindy Perman and Robert Frank, discuss.

  • Groupon CEO: Old CEO sings like Kermit the Frog Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    Andrew Mason, former CEO of Groupon Inc.

    New CEO and co-founder of Groupon Eric Lefkofsky listened to Mason's songs for the first time on "Squawk on the Street" and likened one of them to a song by a muppet.

  • Facebook testing 'trending topics' Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:55 PM ET
    Facebook testing 'trending topics'

    Arnold Schwarzenegger said the "U.S. is being left behind by overseas energy innovators," and Facebook is launching "trending topics." CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jane Wells discuss.

  • Man performs coffin-escaping skydive Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:36 PM ET
    Man performs coffin-escaping skydive

    Anthony Martin, who's 47-years old, was handcuffed, locked inside a casket, then thrown out of a plane. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports he was able to unlock the casket, open his parachute and land safely.

  • Cutting the cord on cable Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 7:52 PM ET
    Cutting the cord on cable

    A new survey from Macquarie Capital shows cable television could be on "thin ice." Jon fine, Digital Media Consultant, and Richard Greenfield, BTIG, discuss.

  • Cable clash heats up; The Future of TV Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:17 PM ET
    Cable clash heats up; The Future of TV

    CBS CEO Les Moonves sent a letter attacking Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt for refusing to negotiate. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has all the details. Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the cable dispute, as well as the future of television.

  • Loeb to 'wait and see' after Sony nixes spin-off Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and chief executive officer of Third Point LLC

    Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.

  • Sony rejects Dan Loeb's spinoff plan Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:16 AM ET
    Sony rejects Dan Loeb's spinoff plan

    Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides perspective on investor activism, and whether a spinoff of Sony's entertainment business is a good idea.

  • Billionaires’ latest trophies are newspapers Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:23 AM ET
    The Washington Post's home page.

    How do you explain the prices that media institutions have been sold for over the last 72 hours? The New York Times reports.

  • CBS & TWC eyeballing each other Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 4:51 PM ET
    CBS & TWC eyeballing each other

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on negotiations between CBS and Time Warner Cable. They are debating how much money Time Warner Cable should pay for CBS and Showtime.

  • George Clooney slams Dan Loeb for scare tactics Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    George Clooney

    Just when you thought hedge fund smackdowns couldn't get any uglier, they get...prettier! Actor George Clooney has stepped into the ring, accusing Dan Loeb of trying to scare Hollywood.

  • Highest-paid players in major American team sports Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:59 PM ET
    Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez

    Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.

  • The 10 greatest scandals ever tweeted Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 6:25 AM ET

    It was once possible to keep public figures' outrageous behavior a secret, but those days are long gone. Read ahead to see the 10 greatest scandals ever tweeted.

  • Marketing tampons: From Brenda Vaccaro to 'Flo' Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    A new company called "Hello Flo" hopes to recruit girls at the beginning of a decades-long cycle of buying feminine products with Period Starter Kits.

  • Sex sells—but not always Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 12:22 PM ET

    Contrary to popular belief, sex doesn't automatically sell well. Part of its success depends on the economy. For example, UK prostitutes are cutting prices as business slumps.

  • Cramer: This company has the 'holy grail' Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    As Facebook traded above its IPO price, Cramer said the business is entering a "virtuous cycle" and that the company holds the "holy grail" for advertisers.

  • Cable, content makers stop fighting: Comcast CEO Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 1:58 PM ET
    File photo: Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts speaks during a news conference in Washington, D.C.

    The timing of the decision by Comcast to buyout the rest of NBCUniversal "looks great," Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts told CNBC.

  • CNBC's 'The Profit' premieres tonight Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 1:27 PM ET
    CNBC's 'The Profit' premieres tonight

    Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" discusses the premise of the show, and the 1 thing that most entrepreneurs do worst.

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