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  • 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.

  • Blackstone's Byron Wien Expects ‘Trouble Ahead’ Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 12:58 PM ET
    Byron Wien

    The stock market is beginning to sense headwinds, Blackstone Advisory Partners Vice Chairman Byron Wien says.

  • Sloppy Storm, Possible 'Derecho,' Threatens Millions Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 11:46 AM ET

    A large, sloppy storm system brewing in the Midwest on Wednesday threatens to spawn thunderstorms with heavy rain, hail and even the chance for a rare, powerful derecho storm.

  • Thomson Reuters Gives Elite Clients Early Edge Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 10:59 AM ET
    The Thomson Reuters building in New York.

    A consumer confidence number that routinely moves markets upon release is accessed early by an elite group of trader clients of Thomson Reuters, for a fee, CNBC has learned.

  • NSA Leak Reports Sloppy and Misleading: Andreessen Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 9:47 AM ET
    Marc Andreessen, co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz.

    The original NSA leaker news reports have "left a misimpression" about the government's access to technology companies' data, well-known tech investor Marc Andreessen told CNBC.

  • Sales of Orwell’s ‘1984’ Soar After Spying Leak Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    Sales of George Orwell's classic dystopian novel "1984" have shot up on Amazon.com amid new disclosures about spying by the U.S.' National Security Agency.

  • Game On: Sony Gets a Reboot at E3 Show Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Attendees try out Sony Playstation 4 at the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, CA, June 11, 2013

    Sony CEO Kaz Hirai made it clear he sees the console as one of the tentpole units that will lead the company back to prosperity. Early indications are Sony plans to do that by changing the closed gate philosophy it has held for so long.

  • Dimon defends disclosures: 'There was no bull----!' Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:06 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    JPMorgan Chase & Co CEO on Tuesday defended the disclosures the bank made last year about its unfolding London Whale derivatives loss.

  • Universal Health CEO: Obamacare=Healthy Earnings Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 3:17 PM ET
    Alan Miller, CEO, Universal Health Services

    Obamacare's implementation may look like a "train wreck," but Universal Health Services CEO Alan Miller says his $7 billion hospital company is well-positioned for the changes.

  • 'Cord Cutting' Is Not a Threat: Viacom CEO Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 3:10 PM ET

    Consumers are keeping their cable TV subscriptions despite emerging online alternatives, Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman told CNBC.

  • Campus Activists Want Fossil Fuel Divestment Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 2:34 PM ET
    Claremont College students demonstrate for fossil fuel divestment in Los Angeles.

    Activists who believe climate change is the biggest challenge humans have ever faced mean to hit the fossil fuel merchants where it hurts—in their market cap.

  • Robot Revolution Starts With Gaming: Anki CEO Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 2:29 PM ET
    Anki Drive

    Robots will change everything, but first robotics may change the way you think about gaming.

  • Why Google Wants to Get You Out of Traffic Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Google Maps App

    Google announces the acquisition of maps app Waze, after Facebook failed to reach a deal with the Israeli company. Waze's real-time data attracts a high price tag.

  • SEC Spanks Naked Shorts Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 1:12 PM ET
    A trader signals an offer in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

    The SEC widened its crackdown on "naked shorting" by charging the Chicago Board Options Exchange with "systemic breakdowns" in the exchange's regulatory and compliance functions.

  • New Math for Cutting Unemployment Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    One long-held axiom relating to unemployment may be ready for the graveyard.

  • Immigration Reform: Why It Might Not Happen Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 11:53 AM ET
    A protester in front of Sen. Marco Rubio's (R-FL) office on May 22, 2013 in Doral, Florida.

    The anticipation was that finally, a comprehensive immigration reform package—the first in 30 years— would become the law of the land. That's no longer the case, say some analysts.

  • Booz Allen and the Big Business of Big Government Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 9:49 AM ET
    Booz Allen Hamilton Cyber Solution Center.

    Booz Allen reported revenues of $5.76 billion for the fiscal year ended in March. The government provided 98 percent of that revenue.