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  • Zynga Loses Its Zing With Gamers, Investors Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:37 AM ET
    Mark Pincus

    Once the darling of the online gaming world, the creator of "FarmVille" acknowledges that its daily active users were down the lowest number since the company went public.

  • More Money Printing? Here's How It Could Happen Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    While talk around Fed policy has focused on tapering off its easing measures, a weakening economy likely will lead to more aggressive measures.

  • UPS Earnings Beat on Growth in Exports, Ground Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    United Parcel Service reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' forecasts on Thursday, but revenue came in lighter than expected.

  • Exxon Mobil Tops Earnings Estimates; Boosts Dividends Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:09 AM ET
    Sean Tracz

    Exxon Mobil reported quarterly earnings and revenue that was lifted by chemical product sales that allowed the company to counterbalance a decline in oil — its traditional strength.

  • 3M Misses Street Earnings Estimate, Cuts Outlook Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 9:57 AM ET

    Diversified U.S. manufacturer 3M missed Wall Street's earnings estimates and cut its 2013 profit forecast, citing weakening demand for electronics products as well as foreign currency fluctuations.

  • How Much Is Manhattan's Trinity Church Worth? Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 9:39 AM ET
    Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan, New York.

    A lawsuit has prompted the historic parish to offer an estimate of the value of its assets: more than $2 billion.

  • Fuel Barges Explode, Igniting Huge Fire in Alabama Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 8:40 AM ET
    A large fire from two explosions on a fuel barge in Mobile, Alabama.

    The explosions and fire, which critically injured three people, occurred across the Mobile River from where the Carnival Triumph is being repaired.

  • And Now for Some Good News: Jobless Claims Down Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 8:35 AM ET

    The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, offering reassurance that the bottom is not falling out of the labor market.

  • Dow Chemical Beats Estimates on Farm Sales Jump Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Dow Chemical's first-quarter earnings beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher demand for its seeds and crop-protection chemicals in the Americas.

  • Pressure Mounts on US to Export Natural Gas Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 8:08 AM ET

    As the U.S. produces more of its own energy, pressure is mounting on the federal government to move quickly to export its natural gas bounty.

  • Feeling More Secure in Your Job? You're Not Alone Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 7:31 AM ET
    A sign advertising jobs is posted in the window of a Jack in the Box restaurant.

    Confidence in the U.S. job market has rebounded to roughly a normal level since the Great Recession, a trend that could help boost the economy.

  • Flight Delays Put Budget Cuts in Spotlight Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 7:08 AM ET

    The Obama administration on Wednesday backed a plan that would temporarily eliminate spending cuts disrupting U.S. air travel, while lawmakers in Washington scrambled to avoid blame.

  • This Possible Fed Successor Has Admirers...And Foes Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 6:40 AM ET

    Janet Yellen is seen as a logical candidate to succeed the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, but critics remain wary of her stance on inflation.

  • Verizon Eyes $100 Billion Bid for Verizon Wireless Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 1:06 AM ET

    Verizon Communications has hired advisers to prepare a possible $100 billion cash and stock bid to take full control of Verizon Wireless from joint venture partner Vodafone.

  • Samsung's New Galaxy Phone Hits Snag in US Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 11:25 PM ET
    Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone

    Supply issues have snarled the U.S. rollout of Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, which will go on sale at carriers Sprint and T-Mobile later than expected.

  • Ouch! UPS Slapped With $4 Million Penalty Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 7:43 PM ET

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said United Parcel Service should pay a $4 million civil penalty for not maintaining and operating its aircraft properly.

  • Zynga Earnings Beat; Outlook Disappoints Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 5:21 PM ET

    Zynga reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped market expectations but its outlook came in weaker. Shares fell after-hours.

  • A Tweet Not to Blame for Market Disruption: Expert Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 5:11 PM ET

    An expert on high-speed trading says Tuesday's disruption after a bogus tweet didn't happen the way almost everyone thinks it did.

  • Earnings Season Mixed as European Hurdles Remain Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 5:07 PM ET

    With three out of five major U.S. companies missing revenue forecasts, a lot of fingers are pointed at European weakness.

  • GE Capital Stops Lending to Gun Sellers Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    The financial unit of General Electric, GE Capital, is going to stop financing gun shops, according to a report.