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  • Wearable tech could track workers: Ex-Apple CEO Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:50 AM ET

    With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.

  • Gay couples find divorce equality tough to come by Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:36 AM ET

    Because gay marriage is relatively new, same-sex divorces come with high price tags and other expensive sacrifices, NBC Today reports.

  • Recluse's gold fortune heads to auction Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:04 AM ET
    Mexican 50-peso gold pieces that belonged to Walter Samaszko Jr., who died in June 2012. They were set to be auctioned in Carson City, Nev.

    The final treasures of a quiet man who collected a fortune in gold coins will be auctioned off Tuesday in Nevada.

  • Fake execs scam $220,000 in luxury goods, travel Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    Two men have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, after they posed as senior executives. They scammed more than $220,000 in luxury travel and goods.

  • CBS-TWC spat heats up, politicians seek penalties Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Les Moonves, president and chief executive officer of CBS Corp.

    CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves fired back at Time Warner Cable, pulling out harsh language to reject the cable company's latest overture in their dispute over broadcasting fees.

  • Not free, after all: Public school fees add up Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:25 AM ET

    Some public school districts are charging students mandatory fees and holding out the threat of barring students from participating in activities if parents don't pay.

  • 'Sexist arguments' made against Yellen: Sheila Bair Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    Sheila Bair, a former chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC), speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S

    There is a "horrible whispering campaign in Washington" against Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen for the top job, former FDIC chair Sheila Bair told CNBC.

  • Traders may be getting sneak-peek at data: report Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:46 AM ET

    Federal investigators have found holes in the government's system for preventing key economic releases from being leaked to traders, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

  • Export surge drives US trade gap to 3.5-year low Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:35 AM ET

    The U.S. trade deficit narrowed sharply in June to its lowest level in more than 3-1/2 years as imports reversed the prior month's spike.

  • Electric car price war heats up with 15% Volt cut Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:07 AM ET

    General Motors is knocking 12.5 percent off the Chevrolet Volt's sticker price as it tries to better compete with electric car rivals.

  • Wall Street's big SAC Capital problem Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 7:27 AM ET

    Wall Street banks stand to lose millions in revenues if SAC Capital is brought down by recent criminal allegations. What's more, SAC may have contaminated the banks themselves.

  • Lingerie for the 1%: 24-karat gold intimates Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Designed with 24-karat-gold thread, an ultraluxe collection has entered the intimate apparel market to fill a void in the underwear drawers of the wealthy.

  • Chicago pension crisis: 'Dark cloud' drawing near Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 6:20 AM ET
    Chicago, Illinois

    Beneath the signs of recovery is one of the most poorly funded pension systems in the nation, threatening to challenge the city’s finances for years to come.

  • 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.

  • Google’s Brin bankrolls lab-grown burger Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:01 AM ET
    A lab-grown meat burger made from Cultured Beef, which has been developed by Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University in the Netherlands.

    Sergey Brin, the billionaire founder of Google, has emerged as a bankroller of a project that has been dubbed the future of meat – laboratory-grown beef, the FT reports.

  • Age of cars in America climbs to all-time high Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Americans are making their old cars and trucks run longer. A study by Polk finds the average age for vehicles in America has climbed to an all-time high of 11.4 years.

  • Obama to push for reform of mortgage giants Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 8:00 PM ET
    The president boards Air Force One on his way to Phoenix and Los Angeles.

    President Barack Obama will use Phoenix as a backdrop to tout his administration's accomplishments in the housing recovery and to admit that more work needs to be done.

  • Amazon CEO Bezos buying the Washington Post Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:40 PM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

    Bezos will buy The Washington Post Co.'s newspaper publishing business for $250 million as an individual, not through Amazon.

  • A-Rod suspended for 211 regular season games Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:31 PM ET
    Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees stands on third base during a rehab game for the Trenton Thunder against the Reading Fightin Phils at Arm & Hammer Park on August 3, 2013 in Trenton, New Jersey.

    Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 players in a drug case.

  • What were moms doing during the recession? Yelling Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:29 PM ET

    A study of 5,000 families found that some moms' reactions to the 2007-09 recession included shouting more at their kids and yanking or spanking them.

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