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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Paul Ceglia, the man who sued Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, has been arrested by federal agents.
*Most promising cleantech IPO since Tesla Motors. As a result, SolarCity is being hailed as the alternative energy industry's most promising IPO candidate since electric car company Tesla Motors Inc's 2010 debut.
NEW DELHI-- Since launching his own political party this month, a fiery former tax officer has become the bane of some of India's most powerful politicians, publicly accusing them _ by name _ of corruption. He has accused Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law of making millions off shady real estate deals.
On Monday, Facebook staffers have the opportunity to unwind their stake in the social media giant.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP Capital Investors says that we are still in the upturn phase of the investment cycle and that share valuations look fair.
Yelp recently launched a new "Consumer Alert" system that clamps down on fraudulent reviews. How authentic are all those comments and likes?
While Wall Street may question the real value of social media companies like Facebook, there is no denying that social sites are driving major growth in social commerce, said Kevin Hartz, the Eventbrite co-Founder and CEO.
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.
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.
After the social-networking giant reported its revenue surged, the market got a big boost, Jim Cramer said.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a close look at Facebook's Q3 earnings.
Zynga hit analysts' targets with its latest quarterly results and announced a $200 million stock buyback. Shares jumped after-hours.
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.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday.
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.
Shares of Facebook are having their best day ever, with Lou Kerner, Social Internet Fund, and Mark Newton, Greywolf Execution Partners.
Facebook shares are on track for their largest percentage gain ever, with Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird & Co.
Facebook got three upgrades on the back of its earnings beat, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Facebook shares stand to gain as Apple and Google stocks appear to stall, Stifel Nicolaus Managing Director Jordan Rohan said Wednesday on CNBC.