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  • Lawsuit Says BofA Paid Bankers More to Foreclose Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 11:31 AM ET

    Bank of America paid cash bonuses to bank staffers to push homeowners into foreclosure, according to affidavits filed last week in a Massachusetts lawsuit.

  • Twitter Quitter: Kass Says He's Done With 'Haters' Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 10:07 AM ET
    Douglas Kass at the Reach poker tournament in New York.

    Doug Kass has had it with the haters and declared his intent Monday to leave Twitter and his 62,000 followers behind.

  • Home Builder Confidence Soars Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Now that's a shot of confidence: Home builder sentiment hit a 7-year high in June.

  • Chop Up Smithfield, Get More Money: Activist Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 9:59 AM ET

    Selling Smithfield in parts could bring more value to shareholders than the $4.7 billion Chinese deal, Starboard Value CEO Jeffrey Smith tells CNBC.

  • Good Manufacturing News Not as Good as It Looks Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 8:33 AM ET
    A welder builds parts for finished petroleum tanks at Southern Tank and Manufacturing Inc. in Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.

    Growth in New York state manufacturing picked up in June, but the details were less encouraging as new orders contracted further and measures of employment weakened.

  • Netflix Strikes Largest Original Content Deal Ever Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:57 AM ET

    Netflix has struck its largest original content deal ever, investing further in kids' content with new original series from DreamWorks Animation.

  • Forget Gold, Paulson's Now a Big Housing Bull Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    John Paulson, president of Paulson & Co. Inc

    John Paulson, whose 2007 bet against subprime mortgage securities became known as "The Greatest Trade Ever," is now betting on housing.

  • Orchard Goes Bankrupt; Lowe's Plays Stalking Horse Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:11 AM ET

    Orchard Supply Hardware Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with rival retailer Lowe's Companies set to buy the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash.

  • Deals for Industries, Immigrants in Senate Bill Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 6:27 AM ET
    Capitol Building

    The massive immigration overhaul working its way through the Senate is peppered with benefits for specific industries and immigrant groups like this.

  • Apple's flagship New York store.

    Apple received over the last six months between 4,000 and 5,000 requests for customer data from U.S. law enforcement authorities relating to criminal investigations and national security matters.

  • Telefonica Denies $93 Billion Offer From AT&T Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 2:43 AM ET
    Pedestrians pass a Telefonica SA fixed-line public telephone in Madrid, Spain

    Telefonica said it had not received any indication of interest from AT&T, following a Spanish newspaper report that the government had halted a 70 billion-euro ($93 billion) offer.

  • Cheney: NSA Snooping Could've Prevented Sept. 11 Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:28 AM ET
    Edward Snowden

    The U.S. might have been able to prevent the deadly Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks had controversial NSA monitoring tactics been in place at the time, Dick Cheney said Sunday.

  • Labels on bags of snack foods indicate they are non-GMO food products.

    Last year $2 billion worth of products were sold with a label saying they do not contain ingredients from genetically modified organisms, but the claim wasn't backed by regulators.

  • Genome Research Benefits Growing, Getting Cheaper Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 10:05 AM ET

    Biotech and drug companies say the benefits of genome research are on the way, and just as importantly, advances are pushing the technology toward affordability.

  • Carl Icahn Could Drop Out of Dell Deal Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    Carl Icahn, billionaire investor and chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP

    As time gets tight for Carl Icahn to shore up the structure and financing of his recap plan for Dell, sources say the chances that Icahn will bow out of his pursuit have grown.

  • Bring on the Bitcoin Regulations: Winklevoss Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:27 AM ET
    Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss

    Government regulations will actually help bitcoin, not hurt it, digital currency entrepreneur Cameron Winklevoss says.

  • US Gas, Oil Output at Record Highs Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:21 AM ET

    The shale revolution helped push oil production in the world's largest economy to a record last year, BP said in a report this week.

  • Deadly Colo. Fire Feeding Off Wind, Thousands Flee Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    A house is fully engulfed with flames in the midst of the Black Forest Fire northeast of Colorado Springs on June 12, 2013.

    Thousands of Colorado Springs residents prepare for possible mandatory evacuation orders as crews battle to stop the state's most destructive wildfire from reaching the city.

  • Got Water? Keeping the Tap Going Could Get Expensive Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 10:58 AM ET

    America's water system—its treatment plants and pipes—is in need of very serious repair if the country is to have safe drinking water, experts say. And it won't come cheap.

  • Oil Hits 9-Month High As Syria Tensions Escalate Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 10:39 AM ET
    Syrian army troops drive through the ravaged streets of Qusayr in the central Homs province on June 5, 2013, after government forces seized total control of the former rebel-stronghold.

    U.S. oil prices rose to its highest level since September on Friday as tensions escalated between the U.S. and Syria.