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  • Steve Jobs: At Manhattan Store, an Impromptu Vigil Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 2:55 AM ET
    Steve Jobs Tribute

    A diverse crowd started gathering outside the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan after the announcement that Steve Jobs died, lighting candles, bringing flowers and leaving small tributes.

  • Jobs Death Prompts Grief at Apple Stores Worldwide Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 2:21 AM ET
    Apple

    Computer buffs and admirers of technology rushed to Apple shops from New York to Australia on Thursday to mourn Steve Jobs, praising him as a visionary who transformed the daily activities of countless millions.

  • Stocks Close Near Highs, Led by Materials Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 4:23 PM ET

    Stocks rallied sharply in the final minutes of trading to finish near their highs in another volatile session Wednesday, buoyed by a handful of better-than-expected economic news and amid optimism over the euro zone.

  • Protestors on Wall Street, October 3, 2011.

    There is a reason the Occupy Wall Street movement has taken root so quickly and spread far and wide so rapidly – people are fed up. We are sick of shouldering the burden of an economic crisis caused by a few. We are tired of watching the wealthiest 1% receive tax cuts, while the rest of us face job cuts, pay cuts and cuts in vital services. And we are ready to do something about it.

  • Futures Pare Gains Despite Euro Zone Hopes Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 9:13 AM ET

    Futures pared some of their gains ahead of the open Wednesday, even after a better-than-expected private sector employment report and despite optimism that a solution will be found to protect Europe's banks from the effects of the Greek crisis.

  • Christie Move Sets 2012 Field, Boosts Romney Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:29 AM ET
    GOP Presidential Candidates Participate In Debate In Tampa

    After months of turmoil and uncertainty, the Republican 2012 presidential race finally appears to have a settled field of candidates — with Mitt Romney solidifying his perch at the top of the pack.

  • Stocks Rebound Sharply on EU Bank Aid Plan Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded during the final hour of trading in a roller coaster ride on Wall Street Tuesday, following a report that EU finance ministers are examining possible ways to recapitalize banks and after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said he is prepared to help the economy.

  • Bond King Bill Gross on the Markets     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    Bill Gross, PIMCO founder & co-CIO, says don't look for double-digit returns on any financial asset class for the next few years.

  • Silicon Valley Reborn as Smartphone Valley Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 11:12 AM ET
    Smartphones

    Apple’s unveiling of the iPhone 5 on Tuesday at its Cupertino headquarters is just the latest sign that Silicon Valley is taking on a fresh mantle of Smartphone Valley, with its growing reputation making it a magnet for mobile operators around the world. The FT reports.

  • Ford, UAW Reach a Tentative Deal     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 9:43 AM ET

    Ford and UAW leaders have reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year contract. Insight with John Fleming, Ford Motor Company executive VP global manufacturing/labor affairs.

  • Futures Lower Amid European Bank Worries Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 9:02 AM ET

    Futures declined Tuesday amid growing concerns that the threat of a Greek default will lead to another banking crisis in Europe.

  • Stocks Log Lowest Close in Over a Year Monday, 3 Oct 2011 | 4:33 PM ET

    Stocks kicked off the new month and quarter with a thud Monday, led by financials, as worries over Greece continued to spook investors and overshadowed a pair of better-than-expected economic news. The Dow and S&P closed at their lowest levels in over a year.

  • Futures Lower Amid Euro Zone Jitters Monday, 3 Oct 2011 | 8:26 AM ET

    Futures slipped Monday as European shares tanked following news that Greece will miss a budget deficit target for this year that was set only months ago.

  • Stocks Log Worst Quarter Since Credit Crisis Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 7:24 PM ET

    Stocks closed out the worst quarter in almost three years amid fears over the global recovery and finished near session lows for the day as investors were reluctant to stay long ahead of the weekend.

  • Futures Hold Losses After Economic News Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 8:36 AM ET

    Futures were lower Friday, the final trading day of the third quarter, following a weaker-than-expected personal income news in addition to a dismal manufacturing report from China and as investors continued to keep an eye on the euro zone.

  • Politicians Sank Stocks in Q3; Can They Rescue Q4? Friday, 30 Sep 2011 | 4:19 AM ET

    After watching the politicians cause havoc for investors for the last three months, can we hope at all that things will be any different in the fourth quarter?

  • Live Blog: Business Braces for Hurricane Irene @@@@@ Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    With more than 50 million people potentially in Hurricane Irene's path, residents along the US east coast stocked up on food and water and worked to secure homes, vehicles and boats.

  • Stocks Finish Mixed in Thin, Choppy Session Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 4:25 PM ET

    Stocks erased a strong rally but still finished off their worst levels Thursday in thin, choppy trading as the Dow and S&P rebounded from afternoon lows.

  • Dollar vs. the Euro, BofA Adds to Capital     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 12:15 PM ET

    Will U.S. companies swoop into Europe with a strong dollar? Mark Thierfelder, Dechert LLP, shares his thoughts, and CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a closer look at Bank of America's asset sales to help raise capital ratios.

  • Futures Extend Gains After Economic News Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 9:27 AM ET

    Futures added to their gains Thursday as investors cheered a handful of encouraging economic news and after Germany's parliament passed a crucial vote which approved the reforms to the EFSF.