Target has tapped PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell as its new chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reports.» Read More
A train carrying propane and oil derailed in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, reports WXPI-TV reporter Dave Bondy. The oil is leaking, but it is not endangering any residences in the area.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the impact of cancelled flights due to the East Coast winter storm on the rest of the country.
Target is teaming up with three top Pinterest pinners to create collections for the retailer. One expert said more retailers will follow suit.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the airline sector is performing better than the Dow. The FMHR traders take their positions.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Praxis Trading partner Yra Harris about how emerging markets are funded, and what technical factors in the markets are holding strong.
CNBC's Mary Thompson and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the market's recent strength and what's behind it. Slight improvement in Europe and a firmer dollar helped, he says. The Comcast-TWC deal could spark other deals, he says.
The Weather Channel's Reynolds Wolf reports from Leesburg, Virginia, where the winter storm has caused major disruptions.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the potential negative impact on companies from the East Coast's winter storm. Some believe online traffic will rise because more people are at home.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the impact of East Coast's snowstorm on flight travel. In 2014, there has already been 71,000 flight cancellations.
General Motors is recalling 778,562 older-model Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 compact cars in North America.
Insects have been eaten in various parts of the world for centuries, but as CNBC's Kelley Holland reports, some start-ups are hoping to convince Westerners to give "creepy-crawlers" a try.
Insects as a food source? Social entrepreneurs say eating bugs is good for the planet and great for personal nutrition.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The big question is what type of smart cards will US banks issue: Will they require a PIN code for authentication or simply a signature?
*Japan Q4 GDP f'cast +0.7 pct vs +0.3 pct in Q3. TOKYO, Feb 12- Japan's economic growth is expected to have quickened at the end of last year as consumers ramped up spending ahead of a planned sales tax hike, but analysts say that Tokyo may have to inject fresh stimulus to brighten the outlook.
The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.
Cisco and Whole Foods Market are among those moving after the bell Wednesday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil closed above $100, up on the day, even though the build was more than expected. Gold closed about the $1280 mark.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox