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  • Judging ‘Gatsby’ by Its Cover(s) Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 1:24 PM ET
    Dueling book covers: The original cover of The Great Gatsby battles the new movie version now on sale in bookstores.

    Now the novel is dividing the nation's booksellers with dueling paperback editions: the original enigmatic blue cover and a flashy version with Leonardo DiCaprio front and center.

  • Obama to Sign Bill Ending FAA Flight Delays Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    The White House says Congress' move to quickly end widespread airport delays is good news but falls short of broader action needed to address wider spending cuts.

  • Beer With That Burger? Smashburger Does Pairings Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:41 PM ET

    Smashburger has offered craft beers at its restaurants as a way to extend its focus on local flavors, but a decision to pair craft beers with burgers has been a huge success for its sales.

  • What’s Ailing the Economy? In a Word: Washington Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:12 PM ET

    The flaccid GDP report may stem from deficit-cutting moves, including a 2 percent payroll tax hike that kicked in Jan. 1 and ongoing budget cuts. NBC News reports.

  • Millionaires Clash Over Socialite’s Child Support Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:07 AM ET
    Annabelle Bond

    A British socialite is embroiled in a fight between an ex-Goldman exec and a hedge-fund millionaire over her child-support claims.

  • Order Up! McDonald's Mulls All-Day Breakfast, Delivery Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:06 AM ET

    McDonald's may look look very different in the future, with new menu items, delivery services, loyalty programs and maybe even all-day breakfast options, said the company's CEO.

  • Mold? Struggle to Police Marijuana Production Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    Months before legal sales of marijuana begin in Colorado and Washington, officials are struggling with rules to govern issues including "medibles," mold and production.

  • US Recovering in 'Starts and Stops': McDonald's CEO Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 10:06 AM ET

    Macro factors in the U.S. and Europe are creating a challenging environment for retailers said McDonald's President and CEO Don Thompson.

  • Consumers Uneasy as Economic Concerns Weigh Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    US consumer sentiment weakened in April as Americans remained concerned about their employment and financial prospects, a survey released on Friday showed.

  • Oops! Economic Growth Wasn't So Great After All Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:06 AM ET

    Economic growth regained speed, but not as much as expected, which could heighten fears the weakening economy could struggle with spending cuts and higher taxes.

  • Chevron's Revenue Misses as Refinery Output Suffers Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    Chevron on Friday reported first quarter profit that beat Wall Street's expectations, yet revenue was lower as refinery output suffered.

  • Here Come the Floods. How to Be Sure You're Covered Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:02 AM ET
    Joe Kozlowski looks out on his flooded property from his porch in Fox Lake, Illinois.

    Most homeowners know a special insurance policy is needed to cover flooding, but the insurance industry estimates that only 13 percent of them are covered.

  • Job Picture Looks Bleak for 2013 College Grads Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Even as new numbers show the overall employment picture improving, new college graduates may not be so lucky when it comes to finding work.

  • Ex-Aeropostale Exec Found Guilty in Kickback Case Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:26 AM ET

    A former merchandising executive at retailer Aeropostale was convicted of defrauding the company and taking more than $25 million in kickbacks from a key vendor, federal prosecutors in New York said.

  • Tale of Two Tax-Evasion Cases: Prison or Probation? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:23 AM ET

    For two wealthy Americans who admitted involvement in offshore tax evasion, the difference between a prison term and probation on Thursday came down to one thing.

  • Obama Seeks Proof Syria Used Chemical Weapons Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 6:44 AM ET
    This is a satellite image of a location widely reported as a chemical weapons facility in Al Safirah, Syria collected on August 1, 2012.

    President Barack Obama said he needed definitive proof the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons in the country's civil war before he would take action.

  • 'Hand-to-Hand Combat' in Advertising: WPP CEO Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 5:49 AM ET

    The CEO of the world's biggest advertising firm has warned the industry is facing sluggish growth and the firm is fighting a daily battle.

  • Bankers to Be Jailed for Recklessness Under New Plan Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 1:29 AM ET

    Bankers who behave recklessly would be jailed under a new law being considered by MPs and peers on the banking commission, whose final report is due next month. The FT reports.

  • Google: The New Predictor of Stock Markets? Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 11:10 PM ET

    Searches of financial terms on Google can be used to predict the direction of the stock market, according to an analysis of search engine behavior.

  • Game Pain—Electronics Arts Hit With More Layoffs Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 9:36 PM ET

    Electronic Arts, once the videogame industry's biggest independent publisher, has laid off hundreds of employees as it continues to struggle.