• This major publisher says no way it's up for sale Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 6:57 AM ET
    The New York Times building in New York City.

    The New York Times is not for sale, its controlling family and publisher have said, after a week in which both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post were bought out.

  • Echoes of Abacus in the case against Bank of America Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 3:21 PM ET
    Fabrice Tourre

    The government's success in the trial of Fabrice Tourre may mean that Bank of America will have a tough time defending itself against new charges of fraud.

  • Not a bank, but still lending like one online Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    One of the hottest areas now is the market for personal loans, which is attracting money from venture capital investors, spurred by the fast growth of Lending Club.

  • Last one turn off the lights: rally looks tired Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    Markets are down for a third day in a row, You can blame it on worries that the Federal Reserve will taper, but the fact is the market looks tired.

  • Here's why people fear Fed policy, but shouldn't Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 8:59 AM ET
    The U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C.

    The Fed's policies have led to a huge increase in reserve balances in the banking system. But since banks don't lend out reserves, this isn't the problem people think it is.

  • Your first trade for Wednesday     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Wednesday.

  • Maria's Observation: The news on newspapers     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her views on the value of your newspaper.

  • A blunt Pope Francis targets free market economics Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 3:21 PM ET
    Pope Francis I

    Pope Francis has made several critical comments on world economic issues. Analysts say he's issuing a warning over the future of free market thinking.

  • What should Amazon put in their 'cart'?     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 2:20 PM ET

    Amazon's Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post for $250 million. So what should Amazon, the company, buy? With CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Rakesh Agrawal, reDesign Mobile, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg share their picks.

  • Loeb to 'wait and see' after Sony nixes spin-off Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and chief executive officer of Third Point LLC

    Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.

  • Third Point won't rule out proxy fight: Source     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner has the latest detail on the discord between Sony and hedge fund Third Point.

  • Billionaires: New faces of 'newsies'     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin updates us on recent acquisition deals for trophy publishing assets by high-net-worth individuals. Steven Levy, Wired senior writer, provides insight into Jeff Bezos-Washington Post deal.

  • All aboard the bandwagon: US GDP revisions likely Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:41 AM ET
    Container ships are positioned under cranes at the Port of Oakland

    May trade balance figures showed the deficit narrowed considerably, which is a big positive for gross domestic product (GDP).

  • Sony rejects Dan Loeb's spinoff plan     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides perspective on investor activism, and whether a spinoff of Sony's entertainment business is a good idea.

  • Big changes ahead in media?     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 7:17 AM ET

    David Bank, RBC Capital Markets analyst, provides perspective on the changing media landscape, including the ongoing fee battle between CBS and Time Warner Cable, and an overview of earnings this week.

  • Billionaires’ latest trophies are newspapers Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:23 AM ET
    The Washington Post's home page.

    How do you explain the prices that media institutions have been sold for over the last 72 hours? The New York Times reports.

  • Fast Money, August 5, 2013     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Jeff Bezos to acquire Washington Post     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Mary Thompson reports Amazon's Jeff Bezos will purchase the Washington Post newspaper for $250 million. A name change for the paper will be in store.

  • Amazon's Bezos to buy Washington Post     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:38 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Amazon's Jeff Bezos will purchase the Washington Post's newspaper publishing business for $250 million.

  • Ackman's Pershing Square loses 2.2% in July Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 12:50 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    It was a tough July for hedge fund manager William Ackman, whose Pershing Square Capital Management lost 2.2 percent during the month, according to its latest performance update.

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