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  • Problems For the President?     Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    NBC's Jay Gray reports from Boston on the winter storm Neon, saying forecasters expect Boston to be the hardest hit area; and there are 20 days until the sequester could take effect, with Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports; Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Larry Elder, author of "Dear Father, Dear Son."

  • The Northeastern United States braced on Friday morning for a possibly record-setting blizzard bearing down on the region, which forecasters warned could drop up to 2-1/2 feet (76 cm) of snow and bring travel to a halt.

  • Hedge Funds Up Bets Against Italy's Monte Paschi Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 9:24 AM ET

    London hedge funds Odey Asset Management and Egerton Capital are among those upping their bets against Monte dei Paschi di Siena in recent days, after revelations the troubled Italian bank faces heavy losses.

  • ANA in Talks With Boeing to Speed Up 777 Jet Deliveries Saturday, 2 Feb 2013 | 11:05 PM ET

    Japan's All Nippon Airways is in talks with U.S. aircraft maker Boeing to speed up the delivery of three 777 jetliners as its fleet of 787 Dreamliner airplanes remains grounded with undiagnosed battery problems, the Nikkei newspaper said on Sunday.

  • Beef Price Spike Makes $1 Burger Harder to Stomach Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 2:33 AM ET

    McDonald's popular $1 McDouble cheeseburger, which has lured customers to the Golden Arches since 2008, is getting hard to sustain as rising beef prices threaten the company's profit margin.

  • Stuck in Reverse, Detroit Edges Closer to Bankruptcy Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:58 AM ET
    Bentley GT Speed Convertible

    At the Detroit Auto Show earlier this month, luxury was in the air. Pricey new Bentleys and Maseratis glittered - including a Maserati 2014 Quattroporte with a $132,000 price tag; U.S. Cabinet Secretaries and dignitaries rubbed shoulders; and many of the well-heeled attendees ponied up for a $300-a-ticket black-tie charity ball.

  • Investigators Still Unable to Find Cause of 787 Fire Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 6:14 PM ET

    Further testing still has not found the cause of a battery fire aboard a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner in Boston earlier this month.

  • Brace for Prolonged Grounding of Dreamliner Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    U.S. safety regulators are nowhere near finishing an investigation into a battery fire on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, a top official said on Thursday, raising the prospect of a prolonged grounding for the aircraft.

  • Oracle Pledges to Fix Java Security Flaw 'Shortly' Saturday, 12 Jan 2013 | 5:27 PM ET
    Java

    Oracle said it is preparing an update to address a flaw in its widely used Java software after the U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users to disable the program.

  • Boston Declares Flu An Emergency     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 7:45 PM ET

    A Boeing 787 Dreamliner experienced brake problems today, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and Boston's Mayor is declaring this year's flu season and public health emergency, with Alysha Palumbo, NECN.

  • Boeing Confident About 787 Despite 'Teething Problems' Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 4:04 PM ET
    United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    A senior Boeing engineer said Wednesday the plane maker has "extreme confidence" in the 787 Dreamliner, despite three of mishaps this week, including a battery fire.

  • SEC Enforcement Chief Khuzami Departs Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Robert Khuzami, the enforcement director at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission who worked to rebuild the SEC's tarnished image after the Madoff scandal and the financial crisis, is departing the agency, the SEC announced on Wednesday.

  • Financial Impact of Dreamliner Troubles?     Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 7:12 PM ET

    NTSB and Boeing are investigating a fire on a 787 Dreamliner in Boston, with Alysha Plaumbo, NECN-Boston, and Katie Pavlich, TownHall.com

  • Is It Safe? Dreamliner's Nightmarish Debut     Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 7:53 AM ET

    Should Boeing clients be concerned about safety issues with Boeing's 787 Dreamliner after a fire breaks out on a parked plane at Boston's Logan Airport? CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest details.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports a fire broke out on a Boeing 787 in a compartment containing batteries and other electronic components. No passengers or crew were on the jet at the time of the fire.

  • US Fiscal Crisis Seen Hurting Tech Earnings Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 2:09 AM ET

    Warning to investors: major U.S. technology companies could miss estimates for fourth-quarter earnings as "fiscal cliff" worries likely led some corporate clients to tighten their belts last month.

  • How a Hockey 'Bad Boy' Helps Athletes Invest Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 4:42 AM ET

    Hockey legend Derek Sanderson knows what it's like to be on top, only to lose it all in a spectacular haze of fame, fortune and addiction.

  • What Big Companies Get From Helping Small Companies Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    Companies that borrow money through the Brewing the American Dream program, which Boston Beer runs in partnership with a microlender, are presented with an extraordinary opportunity — media exposure.

  • Why High-Impact Entrepreneurship Matters Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 11:37 AM ET

    Recently, Bono admitted to  “humbling” realizations about foreign aid:   “job creators and innovators are ... the key, and aid is just a bridge.” It’s no secret: the world needs jobs.

  • Creating Ecosystems of Entrepreneurship Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 1:43 PM ET

    A successful microeconomic strategy draws on a region’s unique strengths, then integrates the value chain to create ecosystems of entrepreneurship that support innovation and new business formation.