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  • Opposition Stiffens Against Amazon's Web Name Bid Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    Two publishing industry groups are opposing Amazon.com request to own new domain names, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Paul Ryan: US Budget Deal With Obama Possible Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:11 AM ET
    Rep. Paul Ryan

    The GOP point person on fiscal issues said a compromise with President Obama is possible, even though their budget plan faces certain rejection from Democrats.

  • Forget Cost-Cutting; Market Pins Hopes on Consumers Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 7:20 AM ET

    The bulls keep running on Wall Street, and a big part of the reason is because of investor confidence in the growing economic strength of American households, the New York Times reports.

  • Creditor, Hedge Funds Eye Twinkies Brand: Report Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 6:06 AM ET
    Hostess Twinkies

    Hostess Brands creditor Silver Point Capital and hedge fund Hurst Capital have expressed interest in buying Hostess's snack cake brands, the New York Post reported.

  • Goldman Loses Battle to Ignore Investor Proposal Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 5:07 AM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs.

    Goldman Sachs lost its battle to ignore an investor proposal to strip Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein of his chairman role, according to SEC's website.

  • Twitter: Fertile Ground for 'Pump and Dump' Schemes Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 2:26 AM ET

    Prominent short-seller David Einhorn raised eyebrows last month when he popped up on Twitter to disavow that he had tweeted about Herbalife.

  • Goldman Leads Wall Street Commodity Decline Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 2:24 AM ET

    Wall Street commodity revenues crashed last year to their lowest on record, as tighter regulation and limited price swings squeezed the once dominant traders of Goldman Sachs Group, JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley.

  • Paper Trail Goes Cold in Case Against S&P Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 1:21 AM ET

    The U.S. government's civil fraud lawsuit against S&P relies heavily on emails in which employees voiced doubts about the integrity of the agency's ratings. But S&P may still come out on top.

  • Insurers May Be Unprepared for the Next Big Storm Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Out of the blue: a New Jersey home damaged by Superstorm Sandy

    Insurers know that extreme weather has become the new normal but a new survey says that many firms are not prepared for future super storms.

  • Search for a Debt Deal: Obama Walks a Tightrope Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 6:17 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaks to the media after meeting with Congressional leaders at the White House.

    The president will try to salvage a big deficit-reduction deal this week, battling not only Republican resistance but also complaints from Democrats, the New York Times reports.

  • Seniors Join Ranks of Social Network Junkies Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 3:12 PM ET
    iPad classes offered by Older Adults Technology Services.

    Seniors are using social media sites in growing numbers, and to meet the demand of older folks who want to get their tweet on, there's an increase in classes being offered.

  • Is Sexism Behind the Yahoo Uproar? Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 6:30 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer

    This CEO wonders if the reaction to Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer's decision to discontinue telecommuting at the company would have been different if Mayer was a man?

  • In Tests, BofA Gave Itself a Lower Grade Than the Fed Saturday, 9 Mar 2013 | 3:04 AM ET

    Unique among the banks, Bank of America actually came in higher than the Fed on trading losses.

  • Watch Out Yankees and Red Sox, It's a New Era Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 5:44 PM ET
    L.A. Dodgers

    The era of domination by the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox is over. If you want to see the best baseball right now, some say -- Go west, young man!

  • The buzz at the South by Southwest festival is all about the gadgets: computers controlled by the wave of a hand, cool new cameras and more.

  • Whoa! Traders 'Trash' Talk Stocks Leading the Rally Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 1:58 PM ET

    The bull market's latest run may have some cheering but traders say some of the stocks leading it are questionable -- a sign that a pullback could be ahead.

  • Household Wealth Is Back! But Hold the Confetti Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    US household net worth is nearly back to 2007 levels but it's not quite time to cue up the "We're in the Money" track. Here's why.

  • Cory Booker: I Fixed 'Screwed Up' Newark, Next DC Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 1:16 PM ET
    Cory Booker

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker told CNBC on Friday he's exploring a bid for U.S. Senate because the solutions to problems he's tackled New Jersey's largest city can work at the national level.

  • Earnings Preview: Retailers on the Radar Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 12:48 PM ET

    As the markets continue their march higher, investors will look to the tail end of fourth quarter earnings season for signs that corporate revenues and profits are improving. Next week, several retailers are expected to issue reports.

  • Want the Fed to Tighten? Don't Hold Your Breath Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 12:36 PM ET

    Positive economic news has has been coming with a touch of fear, and Friday's strong jobs report served as no exception.