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  • Exxon bans employees from traveling to West Africa Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 3:51 PM ET
    The Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Texas October 1, 2014.

    Exxon Mobil said it has banned employees to travel to areas most affected by Ebola, as the disease has disrupted its operations in West Africa.

  • Don't panic over Ebola, a survivor says Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:25 PM ET
    SIM USA missionary Nancy Writebol discusses her recovery from Ebola, as her husband David looks on, at a news conference at SIM USA headquarters in Charlotte, N.C., Sept. 3, 2014.

    The U.S. has the best medical care in the world, so people shouldn't panic over the first Ebola diagnosis in the country, an Ebola survivor said.

  • Child care provider issues Ebola tip for families Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 3:41 PM ET
    People wearing protective clothing for the Ebola virus, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, September 28, 2014.

    Early education provider Bright Horizons implemented a host of precautionary Ebola guidelines for parents and staff on Wednesday.

  • US Ebola spread won't be like Africa's: Experts Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:48 PM ET
    A general view of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) headquarters in Atlanta, September 30, 2014.

    While one expert says there may be a "small outbreak" of Ebola, public health specialists agree that the U.S. is prepared to fight the disease.

  • Sept 29- Encana Corp, Canada's largest natural gas producer, said it would buy Athlon Energy Inc for $5.93 billion in cash, excluding debt, as it accelerates its plan to focus on more-lucrative oil and natural-gas liquids.

  • Calpers exit could heap pressure on hedge fund fees Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 5:07 PM ET

    BOSTON, Sept 16- The California Public Employees Retirement System handed fellow U.S. pension funds a hefty club to beat down hedge fund fees and demand better returns this week when it voted to pull out of hedge funds entirely, investors said.

  • RadioShack mulls financing from banks: Report Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 6:40 PM ET

    RadioShack is evaluating a $585 million financing package led by UBS AG and hedge fund Standard General LP it tries to avert bankruptcy.

  • Sept 12- RadioShack Corp is evaluating a $585 million financing package led by UBS AG and hedge fund Standard General LP as the U.S. electronics retailer tries to avert bankruptcy, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • Sept 12- RadioShack Corp confronts an uncomfortable fact as it considers filing for bankruptcy to give it time to overhaul its 4,400 electronics stores: Retailers rarely emerge from bankruptcy.

  • American Air will charge for solo kids up to 14 Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 5:58 AM ET

    American Airlines says it will charge a $150 fee each way for minors between 12 and 14 who fly alone.

  • Pickens: Brent crude will be above $100 forever Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    T. Boone Pickens

    Pickens also shared some investing ideas within the energy sector, including his thoughts on MLPs and producer consolidation.

  • TORONTO, Aug 15- More than eight months after an extreme winter began snarling North American rail traffic, a Reuters analysis of industry data shows delays lingering, raising the risk of a second winter of chaos on the rails.

  • LONDON, Aug 12- From modest beginnings in the Barnett shale beneath the city of Fort Worth, unnoticed by most energy analysts, horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing spread across North America and transformed all aspects of the energy landscape in under 10 years.

  • Singapore, Greece among F-16 upgrade opportunities. FARNBOROUGH, England, July 14- Europe's largest defense contractor BAE Systems expects to win more than half of the $10 billion market to modernize F-16 fighter jets, saying its cost-effective offering could give it an edge in the battle with Lockheed Martin.

  • Dallas homebuyers 'not afraid' anymore: Realtor Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    Dallas

    The number of days on the market for a Dallas metro listing was down 12 percent in April from a year earlier.

  • The estimated value of the missile deal was $82 million.- It has delivered to Iraq 24 IA-407 armed reconnaissance helicopters.- It has provided Iraq with sniper rifles, M-16 rifles, M-4 rifles, millions of rounds of small arms ammunition and thousands of tank rounds.- Ten Scan Eagle reconnaissance drones, launched with a trailer-mounted pneumatic catapult, are to be delivered to Iraq later in the year.- U.S. special operations forces began a month of counterterrorism training for a group of Iraqi military troops on Monday in Jordan.

  • NEW YORK, June 6- It's graduation season, and for the newly minted members of the country's workforce, it is a supremely scary moment: Time to get that very first job out of college. Anchor, CBS News' "Face the Nation". "I was a sophomore at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, and I was paid $1 an hour to work in the news department of the little radio station there.

  • Rent or buy? The math is changing Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:22 AM ET
    Jenna Dillon-Gasparino, her son, William, and Rocky the dog in their house, which is on the market for sharply more than the family bought it for, just four years ago, in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles, May 19, 2014. In some markets, buying a house again looks like a perilous investment.

    New analysis shows that renting may prove to be a better decision than buying in major markets as prices rise and bargains disappear. The NYT reports.

  • May 8- Chesapeake Energy Corp said on Wednesday the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ended its probe against the company and its former chief executive Aubrey McClendon.

  • Richard Branson's vision for NY to Tokyo in 1 hour Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 11:26 AM ET
    Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder and chairman

    Virgin Group founder Richard Branson also tells CNBC that it's a great time to invest in the airline industry, but for the travelers "the jury is still out" on whether that's good news.