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  • Is Best Buy broken?   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 12:08 PM ET
    Is Best Buy broken?

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Best Buy's stock is getting pounded after holiday sales dropped nearly 1 percent. The FMHR traders weigh in on the scuffling retailer.

  • Popular McDonald's calls cops on lingering elderly Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 11:55 AM ET
    A group of elderly Korean-Americans gather at a McDonalds where they are engaged in a long-running dispute with management over how long they should be allowed to linger, in New York, Jan. 14, 2014.

    For the past several months, a number of elderly Korean patrons and a McDonald's they frequent have been battling over the benches inside. NYT reports.

  • Short-sellers targeting UK grocers: Pro   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 11:35 AM ET
    Short-sellers targeting UK grocers: Pro

    Simon Colvin, analyst at Markit, explains that U.K. retailers, particularly supermarkets, have been "heavily targeted by short-sellers" since the holiday season.

  • This rusted out Ferrari could fetch $2 million Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    Rusted but wanted? The '67 Ferrari up for auction

    A rare 1967 Ferrari 330 GTS is rusted out, and the engine won't start, but it could fetch $2 million at auction this weekend.

  • Patriots president on Tom Brady's sickness Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:20 AM ET
    Tom Brady

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will be on the field this weekend for the big game, said team President Jonathan Kraft, looking to reassure concerned fans.

  • Best Buy CEO isn't hiding from bad numbers   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Best Buy CEO isn't hiding from bad numbers

    Best Buy comparable store sales fell by 0.9%, analysts expected an increase of 2%. CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses her conversation with CEO Hubert Joly about the negative numbers.

  • Chuck E. Cheese's billion-dollar pizza Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 9:32 AM ET
    Chuck E. Cheese mascots

    Apollo Global Management LLC said it would buy CEC Entertainment, the parent of Chuck E Cheese restaurant chain, for about $948 million.

  • 'American Hustle,' 'Gravity' top Oscar nods Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    Hot off the heels of Sunday's Golden Globe Awards, some familiar film faces nabbed coveted Oscar nominations Thursday morning.

  • Guess who can help Charter win TWC? Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:45 AM ET
    John Malone

    To bag Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications may need more help from its investor John Malone, but the mogul is all about being patient.

  • Best Buy gets crushed in early trading   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:06 AM ET
    Best Buy gets crushed in early trading

    Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer analyst, has the read on Best Buy's holiday sales numbers, citing the ongoing challenges in the consumer electronics space.

  • Wine's big threat (hint: it could be you) Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    This year will bring good news to the wine industry despite aging boomers presenting a question mark for future demand, according to a new report.

  • Chart of the Day: America's love for wine Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    For more than two decades, people have been slinging back wine at an ever increasing level, according to Wine Institute data.

  • European car sales in sixth consecutive year of decline Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 3:51 AM ET

    European car sales rose 13.3 percent in December, the European Automobile Manufacturer's Association said, but declined 1.7 percent in 2013 from the previous year.

  • Ocado posts strong Christmas sales   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 3:05 AM ET
    Ocado posts strong Christmas sales

    British online grocer Ocado posted gross sales growth of 21.3 percent in the six weeks to January 5, bolstered by a strong performance over the Christmas period.

  • Citi to replace debit cards in Target data breach Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:57 PM ET

    Citibank plans to reissue all customer debit cards involved in the data breach at Target, making it the second major bank to do so. The NYT reports.

  • As 'Duck Dynasty' returns, merchandisers cash in Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 7:03 PM ET
    Television personalities, left to right,  Si Robertson, Willie Robertson and Phil Robertson from A&E Television Networks' "Duck Dynasty."

    "Duck Dynasty" is a merchandising phenomenon with about $400 million in 2013 sales in products that include DVDs, action figures, and even wine.

  • The coolest cars at the Detroit Auto Show Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 6:12 PM ET
    Chevrolet's Corvette Stingray has been named North American Car of the Year.

    The most important event on the U.S. automotive calendar is showcasing a new crop of light cars that can still break speed records.

  • AOL unloads money-losing local news service Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:46 PM ET
    Tim Armstrong, CEO and chairman of AOL

    AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has struck a deal with investment fund Hale Global to unload the Internet company's money-losing local news service, Patch.

  • Comcast to build second, taller Philly skyscraper Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:22 PM ET

    Comcast already built the tallest skyscraper in Philadelphia. On Wednesday, it announced plans to build an even taller one.

  • Starbucks updates app to avoid 'potential risk' Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    A security expert says the previous mobile payment app made it easy for hackers to access customers' geological data and password information.

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