• Ex-IndyMac CEO Settles Lawsuit Over Bank's Collapse Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 5:41 PM ET

    The former CEO of IndyMac has agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by the FDIC that stemmed from the collapse of the bank during the financial crisis, his lawyers announced on Friday.

  • Here's Why MGM and Time Warner Need a Big 'Hobbit' Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 3:33 PM ET
    Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins in scene from movie "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey."

    Bilbo Baggins is under a lot of pressure. Not only does he have to free a dwarf kingdom, but MGM is counting on him to pave the way for its IPO.

  • Britain's Pace Bids for Google’s Set-Top Box Unit Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 3:12 AM ET

    British TV decoder maker Pace said on Monday that it had made an early-stage proposal to Internet group Google to acquire its set-top TV box maker Motorola Home.

  • American International Group Inc.'s (AIG) building located at 72 Wall Street in New York, U.S.

    American International Group has agreed to sell nearly all of its ILFC airplane leasing business to a Chinese consortium for up to $4.8 billion.

  • Apple and Samsung: What a Difference 3 Months Makes Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 11:03 PM ET

    At the end of August, Apple seemed on top of the world. Fresh off a resounding $1.05 billion U.S. legal victory over arch-foe Samsung Electronics, the company was gearing up to launch its fifth iPhone. That was then.

  • Marijuana Goes Legal in Washington  Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    If the cliff has you nervous, there may be some relaxing news, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Facebook Buying Microsoft Ad Technology? Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 3:45 PM ET

    Facebook is in negotiations with Microsoft about acquiring advertising technology that could allow the social network displays ads on other websites, according to reports.

  • US Union Accuses Maersk of Spying on It Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 5:13 AM ET
    A worker drives a Kalmar reachstacker truck loaded with an AP Moeller-Maersk A/S shipping container.

    A U.S. port workers union has accused APM Terminals, a port operator of A.P. Moller-Maersk, of spying on union representatives in Los Angeles by tapping their phones.

  • Members of International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 63 Office Clerical Unit walk a picket line near APM Terminals, halting cargo at the busiest seaport complex in the nation.

    Striking harbor clerks reached a tentative contract deal with management at the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Tuesday night.

  • Soft Power: China's Wanda Eyes US Hotel, Movie Deals Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 12:10 AM ET
    Hollywood, California

    Dalian Wanda Group, the world's biggest owner of movie theaters, is in talks with Hollywood studios to co-produce films and is looking to buy and build hotels in U.S. cities as it eyes a $10 billion "soft power" spending spree.

  • West Coast Wrap: Port of Los Angeles Strike  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest from the port of Los Angeles in Long Beach where it is the 7th day of the port strike.

  • Twitter Goes to Court Over Data Rights Saturday, 1 Dec 2012 | 11:47 AM ET

    Twitter steadily tightening grip over the 140- character messages on its network.

  • Forget the 'Fiscal Cliff,' Look at These Cliffs Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 4:27 PM ET

    While politicians try to avoid the "fiscal cliff," CNBC.com remembers some legendary cliffs from pop culture.

  • The View of the 'Fiscal Cliff' From Pelosi Country Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 1:27 PM ET

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., has represented the San Francisco area for a quarter century. What do her constituents think about the "fiscal cliff?"

  • What Are Business Leaders Saying About Rep. Pelosi?  Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 7:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to constituents in the 8th district of California to find out what business leaders are saying about the Minority Leader's handling of the "fiscal cliff."

  • California Finds Economic Gloom Starting to Lift Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 5:22 AM ET

    After nearly five years of brutal economic decline, government retrenchment and a widespread loss of confidence in its future, California is showing the first signs of a rebound.

  • Arizona Seeks to Lure California Businesses East  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 7:25 PM ET

    Phoenix, Arizona, has offered up to 100 free trips to California CEOs to check out the workforce there, lower taxes and incentives for creating jobs. CNBC's Jane Wells has the details.

  • Listening to Boehner & Pelosi's Constituents  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 8:12 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood & Jane Wells visit the home states of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Speaker John Boehner. (5:51)

  • Has California Finally Hit Bottom? Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 5:22 PM ET

    The Golden State has been forced into a sort of economic rehab after years of runaway spending. Now, California's Legislative Analyst's Office says the state may be bottoming, and there is reason to hope.

  • California Tax Hike  Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Mark Standriff, California Republican Party communications consultant, offers insight on why Californians passed Proposition 30.