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  • Goodyear moves to dissolve Sumitomo alliance Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    DETROIT, Feb 14- Goodyear Tire& Rubber Co has moved to end its global alliance with Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd, citing the Japanese tire maker's "anticompetitive conduct." Goodyear said on Thursday that it began arbitration proceedings last month to end the alliance, as well as seeking damages and other relief.

  • UPDATE 1-Cisco, Google sign patent agreement Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 8:47 AM ET

    Feb 4- Google Inc entered into a patent cross-licensing agreement with Cisco Systems Inc, the internet search giant's second such deal in as many months. Google's shares were up one percent at $1,145 in premarket trading on Tuesday.

  • Feb 4- Cisco Systems Inc and Google Inc said they had entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering a broad range of products and technologies. The cross-licensing agreement is an effective way to help prevent unnecessary patent lawsuits, the companies said in a statement.

  • Feb 4- Health insurer Centene Corp reported a nearly six-fold rise in quarterly profit, helped by new contract wins and expansion of existing contracts. Net earnings attributable to Centene rose to $53.2 million, or 93 cents per share, in the fourth quarter, from $9.1 million, or 17 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Centene profit surges due to new contracts Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 6:33 AM ET

    Feb 4- Health insurer Centene Corp reported a nearly six-fold rise in quarterly profit, helped by new contract wins and expansion of existing contracts. Net earnings attributable to Centene rose to $53.2 million, or 93 cents per share, in the fourth quarter from $9.1 million, or 17 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Twitter buys patents, seals licensing pact with IBM Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 31- Twitter Inc has bought 900 patents and signed a cross-licensing agreement with IBM, making peace with Big Blue and bulking up on its intellectual property portfolio as it takes on larger rivals Google and Facebook.

  • Comcast in talks to license technology to Cox -sources Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Jan 28- Comcast Corp, the No. 1 U.S. cable operator, is in advanced discussions about licensing its "X1" video operating system to Cox Communications, the third-largest cable operator, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Jan 27- Teamsters union members have approved YRC Worldwide Inc's revised contract, clearing the way for the struggling trucking company to proceed with refinancing its more than $1 billion debt, sending its shares up as much as 11 percent.

  • Jan 27- Teamsters union members have approved YRC Worldwide Inc's revised labor contract, clearing the way for the struggling trucking company to proceed with its refinancing plans, sending its shares up 13 percent before the bell.

  • Google, Samsung announce global patent agreement Sunday, 26 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Jan 26- Google Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, which are frequently involved in patent infringement lawsuits but not against each other, announced on Sunday that they have reached a global patent cross-licensing agreement.

  • Boeing machinists reject labor deal on 777X by 67% Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 12:21 AM ET

    Boeing Co. machinists soundly rejected a new labor contract on Wednesday that would have let them build the company's newest jetliner in Washington.

  • Highest-paid players in major American team sports Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:59 PM ET
    Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez

    Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.

  • CTIA Buzz: Mobile Mags Remade, Only on Nokia Lumia Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 1:39 PM ET
    The Nokia Lumia 720

    Zinio's magazine reading app has been around for a dozen years. But a new version, exclusively for Nokia's Lumia Windows Phone 8, makes the most of the phone's capabilities.

  • CEO Comes Out Swinging Against Regulator Complaint Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 8:41 PM ET

    The man at the center of a new financial scandal that could involve some NFL and NBA players came out swinging against a complaint from regulators.

  • How Should Investors Play the Italian Panic? Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 2:47 AM ET

    Over the past week, risk appetite has soured following a political stalemate in Rome and anxiety over the upcoming U.S. "sequester" spending cuts, but strategists told CNBC that there is a way to trade this panic.

  • India's industrial output shrank in November after a spurt the previous month, denting hopes of a recovery in economic growth and strengthening the case for an interest rate cut later this month.

  • BP Has Become US Bogeyman     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 5:20 AM ET

    Neil Atkinson, director of energy research and analysis at Datamonitor, tells CNBC he is not surprised that the U.S. federal government has banned BP from winning new federal contracts.

  • Coolest Athlete Homes Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 6:01 PM ET
    The value of the average home in the U.S. in April was $147,300, according to the real estate website  The home of the professional athlete, however, is likely to be anything but average.The professional athlete is often a distinct type of home buyer who’s different from the average American, in part because the contract and endorsement money makes possible the purchase of colossal, multimillion-dollar homes. However, these athletes can have serious problems selling off real estate.A multimillio

    The average U.S. home value is $147,300, but a professional athlete's home is anything but average. Read ahead to see 10 of the coolest athlete homes on the market.

  • Sirius Showdown: Malone vs. Mel     Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 2:56 PM ET

    Liberty Media's John Malone is making an effort to take control of Sirius XM Radio, and the company's boss Mel Karmazin is trying to prevent it. CNBC's David Faber reports on the details.

  • Chesapeake Energy Update     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 10:10 AM ET

    Chesapeake Energy announces they will separate the chairman and CEO positions and have decided to terminate the Founder Well Participation Program, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.