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  • Japan Public Pension Mulls Shift in Stock Ownership Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 7:01 AM ET

    Japan's public pension fund - a pool of over $1 trillion - is considering a change to its portfolio strategy that could allow its investment in domestic stocks to grow with a rallying market, according to people familiar with the deliberations.

  • Can Japanese Investors Resist 2% Yields in US? Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 1:59 AM ET

    For months Japan's domestic investors have defied expectations that they would pile cash into overseas assets in a big way. Now, with U.S. Treasury yields above 2 percent for the first time in over a year, the lure may be just too strong.

  • Ricin Detected in Letters to NY Mayor Bloomberg Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    Mayor Michael Bloomberg

    New York police said two anonymous letters sent to Mayor Michael Bloomberg contained traces of the deadly poison ricin.

  • Boom to Bust: CNET Founder Bankrupt Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:49 PM ET

    CNET founder and tech investor Halsey Minor has seen his personal tech boom go bust: He's filed for bankruptcy.

  • Unapproved Monsanto Frankenwheat Found in Oregon Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:12 PM ET

    A strain of genetically engineered wheat never approved for sale or consumption was sprouting on a farm in Oregon, the Agriculture Department said Wednesday.

  • Microsoft's Skype Deal Needs Changes: Cisco CEO Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Cisco doesn't want to completely nullify Microsoft's Skype deal, but it does want some changes to the deal, said Cisco's Chairman and CEO John Chambers on CNBC's Closing Bell.

  • Lot of Pork: Smithfield Sold to China Meat Producer Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 5:31 PM ET
    Smithfield Foods Inc. bacon sits on display for sale at a supermarket in Princeton, Illinois, U.S.

    Chinese meat processor Shuanghui International Holdings is buying Smithfield Foods for $4.7 billion.

  • QE3 Cut Makes Sense, but Not Yet: Fed's Rosengren Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 4:05 PM ET
    Eric Rosengren, Boston Federal Reserve president

    The job market and overall economy may be improved enough in a few months to allow the Federal Reserve to pare its bond buying somewhat, one of its policymakers said Wednesday.

  • Behind Apple's Bold and Risky New Hire Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 10:45 AM ET
    Former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson to join Apple Inc.

    The biggest piece of new information that Apple CEO Tim Cook dropped last night at the D11 conference was his latest big hire.

  • Rising Mortgage Rates, Home Prices a Lethal Brew Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    A sharp rise in mortgage rates means it may already be too late for many homeowners to benefit from a refi. At the same time, it is pushing some renters off the fence.

  • Apple CEO Cook: 'Several More Game Changers in Us' Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Although Apple CEO Tim Cook did not whisper any secrets at the D11 conference, he did drop some hints that people can use to guess where Apple is heading.

  • Dow 28,000 Possible in 6 Years: BlackRock's Fink Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock Investments.

    The bull market in stocks has another five to six years left with the possibility of 8 to 10 percent annual growth, Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, told CNBC.

  • Revelations in IRS Scandal 'Chilling': Rep. Paul Ryan Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

    House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan told CNBC on Wednesday that investigating Obama administration scandals won't keep Republicans from pursuing sound fiscal policy.

  • Costa Rica Money Biz a Hub for Crooks Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:47 AM ET

    An undercover agent sought to register at Liberty Reserve as "Joe Bogus" from "123 Fake Main Street", and no one objected.

  • News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch.

    As News Corp. prepares to separate its publishing business from its entertainment assets, the publishing company's new chief executive said there are "relentless" cost cuts in store.

  • Why People Get So Emotional About Gold Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 10:19 PM ET

    Why are so many people so upset with me for trying to explain the reason for the fall in gold prices? Asks this expert.

  • Trading the OPEC Oil War: Dennis Gartman Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    A winning oil trade is available closer to home, Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter says.

  • Porter Bibb Has Tough Questions for Tim Cook Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    What Apple CEO Tim Cook says in his All Things Digital D11 Conference keynote address could help restore investor confidence, Porter Bibb says.

  • Strategist: Central Banks Cannot Save Gold     Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management argues that central banks across the world will continue to buy gold -- but that won't be enough to save the precious metal, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Fed vs. Congress: Who's Enabling Whom? Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke

    Many say the Fed's easy money policies are enabling congressional intransigence. But it may really be the other way around.

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