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  • A Lotto Bucks: Powerball Pot Hits $475 Million Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 7:51 AM ET
    Powerball Lottery

    Feeling lucky? Well, no one won Wednesday night's $360 million Powerball lottery, and the jackpot for Saturday's drawing is soaring.

  • Swiss-Chinese Free Trade: And the Winners Are… Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 6:49 AM ET

    Watchmakers Swatch Group and Richemont as well as elevator maker Schindler are among Swiss stocks that stand to gain significantly from a potential free trade agreement between Switzerland and China, analysts told CNBC.

  • Apple Falling Out of Favor With Top Hedge Funds Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 3:05 AM ET

    One-time hedge fund darling Apple was dropped by more famous hedge fund managers in the first quarter.

  • JPMorgan Demands Bloomberg Staff Logs Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 2:20 AM ET

    Lawyers for JPMorgan Chase have demanded that Bloomberg hand over five years' worth of employee logs, as the bank considers whether to take legal action against the news and data group, the FT reports.

  • Soros Cut Gold Holdings Before Crash Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 2:19 AM ET
    George Soros

    Billionaire George Soros reduced his holdings of exchange-traded products backed by gold prior to last month's freefall.

  • Billionaire Paulson's Big Housing Bet Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 1:21 AM ET

    The billionaire bet more heavily on mortgage insurers, suggesting he expects the housing recovery to continue.

  • Popular Small SUVs Fail Critical Crash Test Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    Some of the most popular small SUVs have failed critical crash tests that simulate a common and deadly front end collision.

  • Tesla Offers More Stock; Musk Invests $100 Million Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 5:45 PM ET
    Tesla Motors Model S

    Tesla announced plans to offer another 2.7 million shares and said CEO Elon Musk will buy another $100 million worth of Tesla stock. Shares shot up after-hours.

  • AIG 'Going Back to Our Roots': CEO Benmosche Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 3:02 PM ET
    Robert Benmosche

    AIG has refocused on its core businesses of insurance and underwriting, putting the financial crisis in the rear-view mirror, CEO Robert Benmosche tells CNBC.

  • 'Death Cross'? Yields May Break 1% Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    The 10-year Treasury is facing a huge drop in yield and a flight from risk, one analysis showed.

  • US Energy Boom Is Great, Unless You're the Saudis Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 11:17 AM ET
    The sun sets over an oil refinery in Saudi Arabia.

    The concept of US energy independence is sparking debates about what it may mean for oil prices, and Saudi Arabia is doing a lot of the debating.

  • Class of 2013 Comes of Age in Weak Economy Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 9:52 AM ET
    Steve Heiss stands with fellow graduates before participating in commencement ceremonies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on May 11, 2013.

    The members of the class of 2013 are apprehensive and left to reroute their future due to their exposure to economic uncertainty and high unemployment.

  • Longer Benefits Keep People Jobless? Maybe Not Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    Extended unemployment benefits do not keep people from finding a job, a report showed. But whether extensions help or hurt the jobs picture is far from settled.

  • Why Rising Rates Are Rattling the Mortgage Market Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 9:01 AM ET

    Rising rates are not welcome news, especially now in the heart of the spring housing market. Much of the market is being fueled by all-cash investors.

  • Watch Out, McD's! Burger King Plans McRib Rival Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 8:56 AM ET
    Burger King's new rib sandwich will compete with McDonald's McRib.

    Burger King will unveil its 2013 summer menu plans, highlighted by a new, limited-time BK Rib Sandwich, which is boneless like McDonald's McRib.

  • How to Protect a Prepaid Debit Card Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 8:15 AM ET

    Prepaid debit cards were the tool of choice in a recent $45 million heist, but they are useful for some consumers. Here's how to protect yours.

  • Actavis Rejects $15 Billion Bid From Mylan: Report Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 7:43 AM ET

    Actavis received and rejected a takeover offer from Mylan last week that valued the generic drugmaker at more than $15 billion, a person familiar with the situation said.

  • Taper by 'Fat, Dumb and Happy' Fed Will Hurt: Pro Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    Michael Novogratz

    Stocks could go down 10 to 15 percent as soon as the Fed tightens its bond buying, but the "fat, dumb and happy" central bank won't do that just yet, a strategist tells CNBC.

  • In Role Reversal, Goldman Chief Advises Dimon Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:27 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    JPMorgan chief Jamie Dimon is seeking advice from Lloyd Blankfein as he wrestles with the fallout from a big trading loss. Not long ago, he was the one offering guidance.

  • Central Banks Are Repeating Greenspan’s Mistake Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan

    Central banks around the world are repeating the mistakes of former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan by flooding markets with cheap money, according to Brunel University's Moorad Choudhry.