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  • 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.

  • Explosive Sports Feuds Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 5:03 PM ET
    What would professional sports be without trash talking, grudges, beefs and rivalries? For some, feuds are as integral to spectator sports as the game itself, and sometimes, a contentious situation between star athletes, their coaches and team owners is as enthralling as the score, and can create additional interest in the main event.Some sports feuds are legendary, such as Mike Piazza and Roger Clemens; Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier; John Rocker and the entire city of New York. Some feuds starte

    For some, feuds are as integral to spectator sports as the game itself. Read ahead to see which recent sports feuds have been exciting, thrilling and explosive.

  • Apple Up 5%     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 12:14 PM ET

    Discussing whether Apple could break new highs in 2012, even as it hit $403/share today, with Jeff Fidarco, Susquehanna Financial.

  • CNBC Explains: Quadruple witching Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    Witching hour may sound like a bar promotion on Halloween night, but it's really three important time periods for investors and the markets. So what are they and how do they impact investors? CNBC explains.

  • Father and Son Pro Athletes Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 4:39 PM ET
    Professional sports are full of sons who have taken up the mantle of their fathers and gone into the family business. There’s Bobby and Barry Bonds. There’s Archie Manning, who spawned a professional football dynasty in his sons Eli and Peyton. And then there’s the Ken Griffeys and the Cal Ripkens, junior and senior.Unlike some who follow their fathers into the family business, none of these pro athlete sons can be accused of gaining their careers through nepotism. They may have famous pedigrees

    Who are some professional athlete fathers whose sons followed in their footsteps? Find out!

  • 11 Costly Sports Divorces Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | 12:07 PM ET
    On Oct. 31, 2011, the world was blindsided by the news that reality TV star Kim Kardashian was divorcing her husband, National Basketball Association star Kris Humphries. The couple had married on Aug. 20, 2011 in a storybook wedding worth . A mere 72 days later, however, Kardashian had filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.Fortunately, the couple had a prenuptial agreement in place, so each party is likely to walk away from the union with their finances intact. This puts Humphrie

    However long they were married, the price of breaking the contract was huge -- sometimes even reached nine figures.

  • Contract On Disney's CEO Iger Extended     Friday, 7 Oct 2011 | 4:25 PM ET

    Walt Disney's stock has gained 31.5% since CEO Bob Iger joined the team in October of 2005. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on the CEO's resignation and extended contract.

  • Disney Extends Contract of CEO Bob Iger     Friday, 7 Oct 2011 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Disney extending the contract of CEO Bob Iger until January 31st, 2016.

  • Million-Dollar Sports Injuries Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:18 PM ET
    On July 30, 2011, the Indianapolis Colts decided not to mess with success. They renewed the contract of star quarterback Peyton Manning who, in a fit of generosity, agreed to five more years of service for a mere . He didn’t need to be the highest paid player in the NFL, he said, and he would make do with the same $18 million a year that Tom Brady squeaked by on.It turned out to be a better deal than anyone realized. On Sept. 7, 2011, after problems recovering from neck surgery that he had under

    What are some of the most notable multimillion-dollar sports injuries? Check out the list.

  • Supermarkets Strike     Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera has the story on a strike issued for three southern California supermarkets: Ralphs, Vons, and Albertons.

  • Gundlach Verdict: Jury Awards No Damages     Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 1:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Brad Goode has the details on the split decision in the Jeffrey Gundlach suit.

  • Contract Talks Extended Between Ford & Labor     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil Lebeau reports contract talks between Ford and the UAW will remain open-ended when the current contract expires and negotiations begin.

  • Netflix's Stock Stumbles & Starz Deal     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 10:52 AM ET

    Shares of the online movie company dropped after failing to reach a new content deal with Starz. Michael Olson, Piper Jaffray weighs in.

  • Defense Industry Impact     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 4:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the defense industry could suffer the biggest casualties in the battle over debt.

  • 10 Terrible Sports Contracts Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 12:24 PM ET
    When people hear the term "terrible sports contract," two assumptions are often made. First, the agreement in question must have been orchestrated by a greedy team owner, with terms deliberately designed to bilk the athlete. And second, the athlete must have been a young rube who signed the contract without consulting a lawyer first. While these scenarios have surely played out many times in the past, they're not the only ones possible.Sometimes, a terrible contract is actually terrible for the

    What are some of the sports contracts that had terrible consequences for the teams that wrote them? Click and find out.

  • NFL: Deal or No Deal?     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 2:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Darren Rovell has the latest details on how close the owners and players are to ending their lockout.