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  • The Worst Movie of 2012 Was Truly Ghastly Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 4:18 PM ET
    The Ghastly Love of Johnny X

    Based on ticket sales, the worst movie of 2012 was a 106-minute long black-and-white $2 million musical fiasco, that had a total of $117 in ticket sales.

  • Al Jazeera Buys Current TV     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 3:52 PM ET

    Al Gore's liberal TV network has been purchased by Al Jazeera, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Wendy's Rising Above $.99     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 3:22 PM ET

    Wendy's says its raising prices on a new value menu billed as right size, right price, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Al Gore's Current TV Snapped Up by Al Jazeera Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 12:06 AM ET

    Al Jazeera said on Wednesday it will buy Current TV, the struggling cable channel founded by Al Gore and partners, in a move that will boost the Qatar-based broadcaster's footprint in the United States.

  • Breaking Down the Disney-Netflix Deal Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 9:11 PM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Securing the rights to first-run Disney movies starting in 2016 is a big deal for Netflix — it sent Netflix shares soaring. It's the first time the streaming video service has acquired the rights to a major studio films in the 'premium TV' window, beating HBO, Showtime and Starz.

  • Talking Numbers: Buy Apple or Pandora?     Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Shares of Pandora are higher today ahead of its earnings report, and in the face of reported competition from Apple. Which stock is a buy now? Enis Taner, RiskReversal.com and Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kaiptal Management, discuss.

  • Help Wanted on Wall Street: Manage My Dates Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Someone claiming to be a Wall Street pro wants to outsource management of his online dating pursuits through Craigslist.

  • Soft Power: China's Wanda Eyes US Hotel, Movie Deals Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 12:10 AM ET
    Hollywood, California

    Dalian Wanda Group, the world's biggest owner of movie theaters, is in talks with Hollywood studios to co-produce films and is looking to buy and build hotels in U.S. cities as it eyes a $10 billion "soft power" spending spree.

  • Charter Has the Biggest Upside in Cable: CEO Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 3:33 PM ET

    Charter Communications, the St. Louis-based cable company, has more upside than any other U.S. cable company, CEO Thomas Rutledge told CNBC's "Power Lunch" on Monday.

  • Look For Shifting Trends in Media Next Year     Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    Sam Powers, UBS, explains which major themes to expect next year in media M&A action.

  • 'Twilight' Shines in Third Box Office Win Sunday, 2 Dec 2012 | 3:44 PM ET

    "Twilight" sucked more money out of theaters over the weekend with $17.4 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales.

  • Dov Charney's Fiery Interview with Jane Wells     Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    In his first financial interview in years, American Apparel's controversial CEO, Dov Charney discusses the turnaround in his company, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • 13 Actors Hit With The Oscar Curse Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 3:36 PM ET

    As Academy Award season approaches, it’s not uncommon to hear talk about the “Oscar Jinx." Click to see the actors and actresses whose careers declined once they won the Academy Award.

  • L'Oreal settles over ads that FTC called deceptive Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    The Federal Trade Commission banned cosmetic company L'Oreal from making claims about anti-aging without offering scientific proof.

  • After Top Court ruling, Aereo's rivals streaming in Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:18 AM ET
    Mark Ely, CEO of Simple.TV.

    Following Aereo's loss in the Supreme Court, rival TV streaming companies like Simple. TV are cornering its former customers. NYT reports.

  • More pain at pump: High gas prices for July 4 ? Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 5:16 PM ET

    Gas prices are at the highest level in six years for the July 4th holiday, but they could start to fall if Iraq oil production remains secure.

  • Amazon's new service could disrupt quickly: Pro Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 6:08 PM ET
    Amazon.com page for "The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon" book

    AmazonFresh "could be a very quick disruption" for grocery stores, Deutsche Bank's Karen Short says.

  • Food prices + gas prices = Stressed consumers Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    Both food and gas prices are on the rise, and the link between them could cause more consumer headaches this summer.

  • The mystery behind the overdraft protection rules Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Many Americans with debit cards tied to their checking accounts are still confused about how these programs work.

  • Cronut? So last year. Meet the 'bisnut' Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:42 PM ET
    Carl's Jr. Bisnut.

    Just when you thought restaurants had run out of desserts to combine, a new hybrid has hit select Carl's Jr. menus.

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