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  • Carnival's Ongoing PR Nightmare  Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    Carnival Cruise touts its fleet as the fun ships, although flawed may be a better way to describe them these days, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Lessons to be Learned From HBOS Report  Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 3:45 AM ET

    Patrick Jenkins, banking editor at Financial Times, tells CNBC that the HBOS report will lift the lid on a culture "driven by seeking profit at all costs" which should provide lessons for the future.

  • Best Telecom Play Right Now  Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    Forty four years ago today, the very first cell phone call was made. Will Power, Robert W. Baird analyst, explains why he thinks Vodafone is your telecom pick today.

  • Heeere's Jimmy! Fallon to Succeed Leno on 'Tonight' Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 1:46 PM ET
    Jimmy Fallon appears on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno.

    It's official. After 22 years, Jay Leno will be leaving NBC's "Tonight Show" next spring, to be replaced by Jimmy Fallon.

  • Fallon Signs Contract on Road to 'Tonight' Host Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 12:42 PM ET
    Jimmy Fallon appears on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno.

    Jimmy Fallon signed a contract extension with NBC that will keep him at the network. It is understood the deal will include that he will succeed Jay Leno as host of the "Tonight" show at some point. The New York Times reports.

  • Addictive Animal Webcams Get Network Attention Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    The growing trend of animal webcam -online video feeds of different animals doing animal things- has gotten the attention of Animal Planet, who see it as an opportunity for advertisers. The New York Times reports.

  • SEC: Social Media OK for Company Announcements  Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the SEC is allowing companies to use social media to make announcements to investors.

  • Cramer's Gatsby Index: Tracking High-End Behaviors Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 2:32 PM ET

    Darling, do tell, how is the high-end consumer doing? We check in with Cramer's Gatsby Index, a composite of 13 stocks used to gauge high-end trends.

  • Icahn Unveils Nuance Stake  Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 2:07 PM ET

    Nuance makes the Siri technology for Apple and is the leader in speech recognition technology. CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Daniel Ives, FBR Capital Markets, offer insight on the stock after Icahn unveiled a stake.

  • Jay-Z Steals Second Base, Snags Big Yankees Star Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 1:21 PM ET
    Robinson Cano #24 of the Dominican Republic celerbates after defeating Puerto Rico to win the Championship Round of the 2013 World Baseball Classic

    Rap mogul Jay-Z is launching a sports-management agency and in the process, lured Yankees' second baseman Robinson Cano away from super agent Scott Boras.

  • Private Newspapers Return to Myanmar Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 1:51 AM ET

    Privately owned daily newspapers have returned to Myanmar's news stands after an absence of almost 50 years. The GlobalPost reports.

  • Cyprus Plans Tax Breaks, Casinos to Boost Economy Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 1:26 AM ET

    Cyprus plans to lift a ban on casinos and offer firms tax exemptions on profits reinvested on the island under a package of reforms to kickstart its ailing economy, its president said on Monday.

  • Facebook Phone Announcement: What to Expect Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Facebook is expected to unveil new operating system for the android phone, and the consensus of analysts appears to be positive.

  • Netflix's Hastings: Internet-Era TV's New Mogul Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 12:31 PM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix

    Netflix has more than survived its price-hike debacle of fall 2011 to emerge as a new, Internet-era TV network. So what's the downside?

  • "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" won the weekend box office battle in the United States and Canada, fighting off competition from cartoon cavemen, a Tyler Perry drama, and an alien-possessed heroine trying to save the human race.

  • Yes You Can! Find Work When There Are No Jobs Sunday, 31 Mar 2013 | 2:53 AM ET

    This author was recently out of work and out of hope, but in his new book he shares his real-life advice on how to find a job when it seems hopeless.

  • Content Wars Heating Up  Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 2:33 PM ET

    What to expect from media stocks in Q2, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The real drama is on the small screen as cable channels and carriers battle with Netflix and Amazon.

  • News Corp. has gained 35 percent since announcement to separate its publication and TV businesses, earnings are estimated to rise 19 percent this year, TheStreet.com reports.

  • EA Betting Big on 'Next Gen Consoles' Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
    CEO of Electronic Arts (EA Sports) John Riccitiello

    After a rocky few months, EA is hoping that new consoles will help breath new life into its gaming business.

  • Boorstin on Entertainment in Q2  Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin with a preview on what to expect in the entertainment business in Q2.

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