• NEW YORK, Dec 9- East Cleveland will wait until after the first quarter of 2015 to decide whether to seek bankruptcy protection, the city's finance director said on Tuesday, noting such a filing is only one of several options under consideration. The assessment was less dire than comments last month by Ohio's state auditor, Dave Yost, who said the small suburb of its...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Fund managers are stampeding into shares of U.S. long-haul trucking company Swift Transportation Co as oil prices touch five-year lows, but some analysts say a shortage of drivers may slam the brakes on the rally. Portfolio managers from Goldman Sachs, Fidelity, and Federated Investors were among the 65 funds that added Swift shares to their...

  • A rust belt city rehab plan designed in medicine Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:54 PM ET
    SmartShape Design industrial designers at work.

    The loss of manufacturing has crushed rust belt cities like Cleveland, but a medical renaissance has helped city businesses to rebound.

  • Obamacare not going away: Cleveland Clinic CEO  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn, and Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic CEO, discuss the future of the Affordable Care Act.

  • Health care helps Cleveland's ailing economy  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn, and Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic CEO, discuss how the health care community has contributed to the economic turnaround in Cleveland.

  • Dec 3- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc said it expects to record a pretax loss of $375 million to $425 million on the sale of its Logan County coal assets in West Virginia in the fourth quarter. The miner said on Wednesday it would sell the assets to Coronado Coal II LLC for $175 million in cash along with the assumption of certain liabilities. Deutsche Bank Securities...

  • *Q3 GDP reading seen supporting market going forward. NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday, with major indexes hovering at record levels after a pair of economic datapoints painted a mixed picture of the market fundamentals. The Commerce Department raised its estimate of third-quarter gross domestic product to a 3.9 percent annual pace...

  • *Apple market cap tops $700 bln. NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday, with major indexes retreating slightly from record levels after a reading of consumer confidence unexpectedly fell to its weakest level since June. Wall Street had opened higher, boosted by strong data on economic growth, though sharp gains were difficult to come by in a quiet week...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. stocks edged higher on Tuesday following a reading on economic growth that was much stronger than expected, but sharper gains were difficult to come by in a quiet week with major indexes at records. The Commerce Department raised its estimate of third-quarter gross domestic product to a 3.9 percent annual pace from the 3.5 percent rate...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 21- Middleby Corp, maker of high-end kitchen appliances for both professional and home cooks, has become a new favorite of fund managers as it benefits from changing American dining habits. That push away from Big Macs has spurred Middleby's revenue growth, which hit 14 percent in its current fiscal year, and prompted 81 mutual funds, including those...

  • Fed's Mester's 3 Fed suggestions  Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Steve Liesman sits down for a web-exclusive interview with Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, to discuss the Fed's economic projections.

  • Nov 19- Miner Cliffs Natural Resources Inc may file for creditor protection in Canada to insulate itself from closure costs and liabilities at its Canadian operations, analysts said. On Wednesday, Cliffs said it might have to close its Bloom Lake iron ore mine in Quebec at a cost of up to $700 million as it struggles to find funds to expand the project.

  • YOUR MONEY-How to beat newly hot real estate markets Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 19- How much house will $2 million get you in the United States these days? Or, you could get just one modest ranch house in Los Altos, California, the most expensive real estate market in the country, according to a new survey by Coldwell Banker. Los Altos is in the middle of the action, surrounded by the corporate headquarters for Google, Facebook and dozens...

  • Snapshot of Cleveland real estate  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Cleveland realtor Michele Anderson offers a tour of three homes in the Cleveland area, from a $319,900 single-family home to a $500,000 condominium to a beautiful $550,000 home in Cleveland Heights.

  • Cleveland real estate hopping  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    The median sale price of a home in Cleveland is $136,260 right now, according to Zillow. Michele Anderson, Progressive Urban realtor, walks us through three listings.

  • Will Cleveland housing get an assist from LeBron? Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 11:53 AM ET

    It has LeBron back and will get the GOP convention in 2016. Here's how Cleveland's housing will fare with a rising economy.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- With the U.S. third-quarter. While most Standard& Poor's 500 companies beat analysts' expectations for third-quarter earnings, many just barely topped estimates, said Pankaj Patel, head of quantitative research at Evercore ISI in New York. Of the S&P 500 companies that had reported results as of early this week, 66 percent exceeded expectations,...

  • The 'King James' economy  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at the economic impact of LeBron James, on and off the court.

  • Big business LeBron  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    Can LeBron live up to the hype in Cleveland? Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, discusses how he impacts the Cavs upcoming TV deal and how much the team is now worth.

  • Cleveland's slam dunk  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 12:53 PM ET

    LeBron James returns to Cleveland tonight. CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses the huge marketing opportunity for LeBron's sponsors, and the boost to the economy in Cleveland.