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  • How Much Are You Worth to a Potential Thief? Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:55 PM ET
  • Google Takes Aim at Apple, Setting Up Clash of Titans Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:32 PM ET

    With buzz surrounding new hardware initiatives and a surging stock, Google appears to be trying to muscle its way onto turf traditionally dominated by Apple.

  • Ouch: How Sequestration Might Impact You Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:25 PM ET

    Long lines at the airport, food scarcities and a rise in identity theft are just some of the disasters awaiting Americans if sequestration goes through.

  • Self-Service Checked Bag Machines at Washington Reagan National Airport

    American has expanded do-it-yourself checked baggage tagging to Washington Reagan National Airport. Self-service is likely to extend to other carriers, and could mean fewer on-site employees.

  • They Bailed on Their Homes—Now They Want Back In Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Home sales are slowly climbing back thanks in some part to the so-called "strategic defaulters" - investors and homeowners who once walked away from their commitments but are now coming back to the market.

  • Who Needs an Oscar? Industry Basks in Its Comeback Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    Hollywood's 2012 blockbuster films lifted ticket sales and stemmed a seven-year free fall in sales of DVD's and other home entertainment.

  • More States Consider a Ban on Credit Card Surcharges Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:28 AM ET

    Charge a fee to use your credit card? It's legal for merchants to do that, unless barred by state law. Ten states already ban such surcharges and more may join the list. The legislatures in 11 other states are currently considering bills that would prevent these so-called "check out" fees.

  • A new report sheds light on this dirty secret of the food industry: Cheap fish is widely passed off as more expensive varieties.

  • The Flu Hit American Workers Hard in January Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 8:17 AM ET
    Aaron Lemma receives a flu shot by Dr. Sassan Naderi at the Premier Care walk-in health clinic which administers flu shots on January 10, 2013 in New York City.

    More American workers called in sick in January than during any month in nearly five years, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said this week.

  • A Titan’s How-To on Breaking the Glass Ceiling Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Sheryl Sandberg at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    Before Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, started to write "Lean In," her book-slash-manifesto on women in the workplace, she reread Betty Friedan's "The Feminine Mystique." Like the homemaker turned activist who helped start a revolution 50 years ago, Ms. Sandberg wanted to do far more than sell books, the New York Times reports.

  • Boeing to Lay Out Plan to Fix Grounded Dreamliners Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:32 AM ET
    A grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet operated by United Airlines.

    38 days after the Federal Aviation Administration grounded the Boeing 787, executives from the airplane maker are laying out their plan to get the Dreamliner back in the air.

  • Resume Bars

    This morning, I logged in to Reddit and posted a photo of a friend's candy bar resume, captioned with nine simple words. "This is my friend's resume. He got the job."

  • Automatic Spending Cuts Are a Joke: Druckenmiller Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 5:33 PM ET
    U.S. Capitol building

    The focus on the sequester is obscuring the real issue which is the exploding cost of entitlements, Stanley Druckenmiller founder of Duquesne Capital, told CNBC.

  • Automatic Spending Cuts May Bring Slower Growth Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 4:04 PM ET
    Rep. Lynn Jenkins., House Speaker John Boehner and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers after the House Republican Conference meeting on Feb. 13.

    Federal spending cuts scheduled to begin next week would slow economic growth in the next year, though not nearly as much as going over the fiscal cliff might have, economists say. The New York Times reports.

  • Copper Uncoils as Economic Worries Stalk Markets Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    Copper prices are unraveling alongside European and U.S. equities as global economic uncertainty returns to haunt risk assets.

  • White House Mobilizes to Stop Theft of Trade Secrets Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 3:55 PM ET

    The Obama administration Wednesday mobilized the full force of the federal government in an effort to stop theft of trade secrets from American companies.

  • Strike Three! The US Consumer Is Out Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 2:19 PM ET

    Faced with a deferred tax refund, an increased tax bite to their paychecks and higher gas prices, American consumers plan to scale back.

  • Sports Fantasies Are on Tap at Startup Fandeavor.com Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:47 PM ET
    Former ASU quarterback Brock Osweiler, pictured at far left, and fan Jonathan Leiterman, who used startup Fandeavor.

    Fandeavor.com offers unique game-day experiences for fans, and was funded by the VegasTech Fund. Led by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, the fund is part of a broader push to revitalize downtown Las Vegas.

  • The White House is taking a cue from Silicon Valley and adopting what Mark Zuckerberg calls the "hacker way."

  • Another Falklands Conflict? Argentina's Rhetoric Heats Up Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:24 PM ET
    Argentinian Foreign Minister Hector Timerman leaves in a car from Britain's Houses of Parliament in London, on February 5, 2013.

    Next month will determine the eventual fate of the Falkland Islands—and the 1.4 billion barrels of oil so far discovered there. The resolution will come through a referendum among the islanders themselves. Argentina isn't happy about that.

Most Popular Video

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 7:52 PM ET

Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore, explains the factors that led Japan to post a disappointing 1.8 percent annual rise in March exports.

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 7:04 PM ET

While U.S. earnings remain an important market mover, Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore, says attention will be on the China's HSBC flash purchasing managers' index.

Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

GM unveils new models, hopes for strong sales this year After massive recalls, General Motors is pushing forward with new car models unveiled at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. CNBC's Phil LeBeau explains.