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  • Researcher warns of online gambling luring kids Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 12:58 AM ET

    Mark Griffiths, professor of gambling studies at Nottingham Trent University, told a few hundred participants at a conference sponsored by the Connecticut Council on Problem Gambling that technology will make gambling more accessible as gamblers turn to online sites and avoid casinos.

  • Skinny Minnie: Disney fave gets Barneys makeover Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 12:24 AM ET

    The Barneys display puts Disney characters on the runway in front of animated versions of industry bigwigs in a short film that features Minnie's daydream sequence strutting her stuff in Paris in a hot-pink, ruffle-covered Lanvin dress. Daisy Duck, Cruella De Vil and Goofy get similar insta-slim treatments.

  • Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC's Squawk Box for a two-hour interview with Becky Quick. During their conversation, Buffett said there's "no question" the global economy is slowing and he's "salivating" for Berkshire Hathaway to make a "big acquisition." Here's a transcript of their complete conversation, along with video clips.

  • Did Facebook Just Save the Market? Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    After the social-networking giant reported its revenue surged, the market got a big boost, Jim Cramer said.

  • Cramer: Facebook's Move Up 19% Is Justified     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a close look at Facebook's Q3 earnings.

  • Zynga Hits Earnings Target, Announces Stock Buyback Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 5:23 PM ET

    Zynga hit analysts' targets with its latest quarterly results and announced a $200 million stock buyback. Shares jumped after-hours.

  • Did Apple Warn Us Yesterday?     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders round up all the action in today's trading; and Apple announced it sold 100 million iPads since its release in 2010. CNBC's Jon Fortt takes a closer look ahead of the company's earnings report.

  • After-Hours Buzz: ZNGA, FB, BBY & More Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday.

  • News Summary: Facebook stock surges Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 4:37 PM ET

    STOCK SURGE: Facebook's stock gained the most in a single day since its May IPO, closing up 19 percent, or $3.73, at $23.23 Wednesday. MOBILE RELIEF: Several analysts upgraded the social network after its third-quarter results were posted Tuesday, which detailed for the first time how much money it makes from mobile ads.

  • Talking Numbers: Mobile Ad Wars Heat Up     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Shares of Facebook are having their best day ever, with Lou Kerner, Social Internet Fund, and Mark Newton, Greywolf Execution Partners.

  • Facebook Turnaround     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    Facebook shares are on track for their largest percentage gain ever, with Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird & Co.

  • Facebook Figuring Out Mobile?     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 1:21 PM ET

    Facebook got three upgrades on the back of its earnings beat, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • What’s Beyond the Facebook Bounce: Pro Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Facebook shares stand to gain as Apple and Google stocks appear to stall, Stifel Nicolaus Managing Director Jordan Rohan said Wednesday on CNBC.

  • Terranova’s Not Buying Into ‘Election Correction’ Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 12:21 PM ET

    A cloud of uncertainty in the market ahead of the U.S. presidential election doesn’t bode well for stocks, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners said Wednesday on CNBC.

  • Stifel Upgrades Facebook     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    Facebook got a slew of upgrades on the company's Q3 report, with Jordan Rohan, Stifel Nicolaus.

  • Facebook on Track for $1 Billion in Mobile Ads: Analyst Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:29 AM ET

    Facebook dispelled fears Tuesday that its mobile advertising business was failing.

  • Buy Facebook on Earnings Boost?     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:18 AM ET

    Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities analyst, discusses Facebook's earnings beat, and explains why he put a "buy" rating on the stock, even before it went public.

  • Playing Facebook's Earnings Beat     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 10:02 AM ET

    Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee & Leach analyst, weighs in on Facebook's revenue boost from mobile advertising.

  • Stocks stabilize on Wall Street after a sell-off Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 9:55 AM ET

    NEW YORK-- The steep losses stopped Wednesday as the stock market turned calm, a day after one of its biggest sell-offs of the year. "Today we're assessing the damage," said Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott. " DuPont, 3 M, UPS and Xerox all reported lower sales than a year ago.

  • Ahead of the Bell: Facebook surges on 3Q results Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 8:47 AM ET

    NEW YORK-- Shares of Facebook surged in premarket trading Wednesday, as analysts praised the social media company's third-quarter results, including its first quarter of advertising to mobile device users.