• Nov 25- The final vote tally on an Oregon ballot measure that would require labeling of foods made with genetically modified ingredients was so close that state officials are doing a recount, a spokesman for the state said on Tuesday. Final results show the Oregon measure losing by 812 votes out of a total of more than 1.5 million votes, according to the Oregon...

  • Ferguson clergy urges calm     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 3:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the latest from Ferguson, Missouri where law enforcement is preparing for the possibility of more protests.

  • Ferguson trying to keep control     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 2:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from Ferguson, Missouri, where many businesses were damaged in protests overnight.

  • High court to review EPA mercury limits Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    One judge on the appeals court complained then that the EPA didn't consider costs in deciding whether regulation of hazardous air pollutants from power plants is appropriate. "The problem here is that EPA did not even consider the costs," wrote Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. EPA determined that when the...

  • Businesses burn as unrest erupts in Ferguson Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    A restaurant burns after it was set on fire when protestors rioted following the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case on November 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.

    At least 12 buildings were burned in Ferguson, Missouri, after the grand jury decision over the death of Michael Brown, reports NBC News.

  • Facing health law hikes, consumers mull options Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Consumers across most of America will see their health insurance premiums go up next year for popular plans under President Barack Obama's health care law. Scott Joens of St. George, Utah, said he and his wife are facing premium increases of about 18 percent for 2015. But instead of agonizing, he's looking for a plan with a higher deductible, which is the...

  • Protests hit Ferguson hard     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports many of the arrests during Ferguson protests after the grand jury decision Monday night had to do with burglary.

  • Social media response to Ferguson     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt and Kayla Tausche discuss the use of social media during the response to the grand jury decision not to indict Darren Wilson over the death of Michael Brown, and the implications for police video company TASER International.

  • After a grand jury failed to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, the city of Ferguson, Mo., erupted in violence and looting Monday night. Protests in other major cities also followed the jury's decision.

  • St. Louis County Police stunned by protests     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    After a grand jury chose not to indict the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, protesters filled the streets of Ferguson, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Laclede beats 4Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 8:12 AM ET

    ST LOUIS, Mo. _ The Laclede Group Inc. on Tuesday reported a loss of $14.9 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 8 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Protesters took to the streets after a grand jury chose not to indict the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, with CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Brown Shoe beats 3Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    ST LOUIS, Mo. _ Brown Shoe Co. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $33.1 million. Brown Shoe expects full-year earnings to be $1.65 to $1.69 per share, with revenue in the range of $2.58 billion to $2.59 billion. Brown Shoe shares have increased 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • FERGUSON, Missouri— St. Louis County police chief: Dozen buildings burn,' much worse' than worst August protests.

  • Flight restrictions lifted in St. Louis area Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 12:20 AM ET

    ST. LOUIS— Federal Aviation Administration flight restrictions in the St. Louis area have been lifted. Lambert-St. Louis International Airport spokesman Jeff Lea said the restrictions expired at 3:30 a.m.. The FAA said Monday the restriction was meant "to provide a safe environment for law enforcement activities."

  • Casey's General Stores discloses $30M tax error Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 5:27 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Convenience store chain Casey's General Stores said Monday it discovered a $30 million error in its income taxes related to tax credits on ethanol that is blended into gasoline. The company said it paid the IRS $30.4 million in taxes and $1.1 million in interest to correct the error and will revise its financial statements from fiscal 2012, 2013 and...

  • Post Holdings reports 4Q loss Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 5:21 PM ET

    ST. LOUIS _ Post Holdings Inc. on Monday reported a fiscal fourth-quarter loss of $287.4 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 8 cents per share. Analysts expected $980.4 million, according to Zacks.

  • Ferguson braces for grand jury ruling     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 10:10 AM ET

    Ferguson, Missouri, is awaiting the grand jury decision on whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Ferguson preps for grand jury decision     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    Ferguson, Missouri, is on edge ahead of a decision from a grand jury in the Michael Brown case. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on building tensions there. Cohn says most of the businesses along West Florissant Avenue, where much of the protests occurred back in August, remain boarded up.

  • Health care M&A leads global deal surge Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    "Health care has been a sleepy niche of M&A until recently, but the giant has been awakened," says Ken Menges, a senior partner handling M&A at law firm Akin Gump in New York. To a large extent, the deals are being driven by "cost pressure on the entire health care system," as insurers and government health plans increasingly hold down or even reduce reimbursements to drug,...