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Tepper, who made an eye-popping $3.5 billion in 2013, shed multiple positions in the second quarter.
Commodities are getting crunched and the message about the economy is scary, says Ron Insana.
"Three weeks ago, half the population didn't know what ALS is," ALS Association Development Officer Lance Slaughter tells CNBC. "Now millions of people do."
Here's what's behind the Internet trolls, whose latest victim is the daughter of the late Robin Williams. The NYT reports.
The avalanche of protests over the Facebook Messeger app has gathered pace and users are flocking to review pages to vent their fury.
Insight to social media websites' fight to protect user data, with Michael Fertik, CEO of Reputation.com.
HONG KONG, Aug 15- Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd, the recently formed film and TV unit of Alibaba Group, said on Friday it had found possible accounting irregularities and asked for its Hong Kong- listed shares to be suspended until further notice.
Aug 14- Top U.S. hedge fund managers did some shopping for shares of discount retailer Dollar General Corp and drug store operator Walgreen Co in the second quarter.
Daniel Loeb's Third Point added 1 million shares of Dollar General, raising his stake by 33 percent, while Blue Ridge Capital, founded by Tiger Cub John Griffin, nearly doubled its stake in Walgreen when it bought 2.8 million shares.
The San Francisco 49ers have taken the unusual step of creating their own investment program for players with robo-advisor firm Wealthfront.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge today.
Cramer often look inside the market for insights on broad sentiment. And certain things happened on Wednesday that suggest trouble.
Facebook is now able to track how ads impact consumer spending across multiple devices, the company said Wednesday.
Apple Inc. rose 1.3 percent to $97.24 with 31,054,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 2 percent to $25.20 with 37,533,300 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.3 percent to $73.77 with 28,486,300 shares traded.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Facebook is announcing it will be able to track how its advertisements are driving consumer purchases across devices.
Propelled by Facebook and Twitter, the ice bucket challenge has become a viral sensation. Now Biogen executives and CNBC are rising to the challenge.
BEIJING, Aug 13- Tencent Holdings Ltd, China's biggest listed tech firm, posted its second quarter of year-on-year profit gain of more than 50 percent as smartphone gaming revenue continued to grow at a breakneck pace. Net income rose 59 percent to 5.84 billion yuan in the three months to end-June compared with a year earlier, Tencent said on Wednesday.
With Cisco reporting earnings after the bell Wednesday, analysts aren't expecting much good news on its Chinese business.
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Stand-up comedian Harrison Greenbaum remembers Robin Williams — and his impact on the comedy business.