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  • US Business Inventories Up, but Sales Are Weak Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    U.S. business inventories rose, but with goods taking longer to sell businesses could slow their pace of stock accumulation to prevent an unwanted piling up of merchandise.

  • As Prices Rise, Banks Repossess More Homes Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 9:50 AM ET

    As homes prices rise, banks are acting faster on overdue loans. The rate at which banks took ownership of properties rose 11 percent in May over April.

  • Gannett Buys Belo, Expanding Broadcast Reach Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Gannett

    Media giant Gannett announced on Thursday that it was merging with television station Belo, in a $1.5 billion deal that would expands Gannett's reach into broadcast.

  • Help Wanted: Main St. Hiring Again—With Caution Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:40 AM ET

    After months of uncertainty about taxes and budget cuts, small businesses are carefully hiring again. But some start-ups say it's challenging finding qualified applicants.

  • Ka-ching! US consumers step up spending in May Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:39 AM ET
    A customer buying lumber at a Home Depot store.

    U.S. retail sales rose more than expected in May as households stepped up purchases of automobiles and bought other goods.

  • Can US Stocks Weather Taper Tantrum? Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:33 AM ET

    With U.S. stock futures pointing lower after the sharp drop in Japanese stocks overnight, leading market watchers give their predictions on the markets and the Fed's next move.

  • Big Brother Is Here Already, Get Over It: Survey Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 7:52 AM ET

    More than half of Americans polled in a survey released Thursday said they agreed with the statement: "We are really in the era of Big Brother."

  • How Elite Traders Jump the Gun on Wall Street Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 7:20 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Exchange in New York City.

    Selling gun-jumping technology to Wall Street is big business for suppliers of economic data. Should it be banned?

  • Apple Looking at Cheaper iPhone, Bigger Screens Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 2:03 AM ET

    Apple is exploring launching iPhones with bigger screens, as well as cheaper models in a range of colours, over the next year, said four people with knowledge of the matter.

  • Google Slammed for Using 'Artificial Tax Structure' Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 1:57 AM ET
    Google's European headquarters in Dublin, Ireland,

    Google has aggressively avoided paying corporate tax in Britain, a U.K. parliamentary committee said in a damning report on Thursday.

  • Executive Covets Goldman Seat Where a Friend Sits Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 1:33 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Inside Goldman Sachs, Gary D. Cohn is the man who is waiting — and waiting — to be king, the NYT reports.

  • NSA Chief Says Phone Logs Halted Terror Threats Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 11:34 PM ET

    The director of the NSA told Congress that terrorism threats are on halt due to its phone logs. The New York Times reports.

  • Are Markets Facing a Crisis of Confidence? Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 10:30 PM ET

    The rout in global financial markets that has spared few asset classes extended into Thursday, with Asian stocks plunging across the board.

  • Sen. Graham on NSA Leaks: We're at War     Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    NBC's Pete Williams reports the latest on the NSA leaker; and Sen. Lindsey Graham, (R-SC), weighs in, and also discusses immigration reform and the budget deal.

  • JPMorgan Cutting 1,800 More Jobs in Mortgage Unit Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 4:48 PM ET

    JPMorgan Chase last Friday announced a nationwide round of job cuts in its mortgage servicing unit that would eliminate roughly 1,800 jobs, CNBC has learned.

  • A $34 Billion Business Conversation Hits the Cloud Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 3:21 PM ET

    Start-ups are attacking the $34 billion language-services market, breaking through a fundamental business barrier at a fraction of the cost.

  • Amazon Rolls Out 3-D Printer Shopping Section Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:36 PM ET
    3-D printer by Makerbot for sale on Amazon.com.

    Amazon has launched a section on its website where consumers can buy 3-D printers and related materials, including software, all in one place.

  • Lots of NatGas for Cars, Just Nowhere to Pump It Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:07 PM ET

    There's excitement over the possibility that natural gas may overtake gasoline as primary fossil fuel for vehicles. There's one problem: Where would a natgas car fill up?

  • HP Stock Pops as Whitman Touts Strong Product Mix Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    Hewlett-Packard is slightly ahead of where the company thought it would be on its path toward reinvention, CEO Meg Whitman tells CNBC.

  • Rising Rates Scare Borrowers Into Action Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    After falling dramatically for more than a month, applications for mortgage refinances finally swung to the positive last week, rising 5 percent despite the rise in mortgage rates.