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  • Prince: Like It's Still 1999   Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 1:42 PM ET
    Prince: Like It's Still 1999

    In an interview with "V Magazine," Prince says he doesn't own a cell phone, and the New York Times reports that Amazon is cutting back on book discounts. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Kayla Tausche discuss.

  • Amazon Starting to Cut Back on the Discounts Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 10:41 AM ET
    Author James Hollock, with copies of his first book, "Born to Lose."

    Amazon, which became the biggest force in bookselling by discounting prices, has started to cut back on some of its deals as competition wanes.

  • Disney's 'Lone Ranger' Flop?   Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 3:43 PM ET
    Disney's 'Lone Ranger' Flop?

    Disney's "Lone Ranger" has been savaged, by critics, says Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities senior analyst. Discussing what this means for the stock, with Vasily Karasyov, Sterne Agee Media analyst.

  • JLo: Sorry I Celebrated Turkmenistan's Dictator Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 12:06 PM ET
    Jennifer Lopez sang 'Happy Birthday' to Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, president of Turkmenistan, described by Human Rights Watch as one of the world's most repressive' regimes. June 29, 2013.

    Jennifer Lopez performed in Turkmenistan at the request of a major Chinese state-owned oil company, only to be dismayed when she discovered Turkmenistan's human rights record.

  • Propaganda authorities have told local media to tone down their reporting to help stabilize financial markets. The Financial Times reports.

  • Disney CEO Iger Gets 15-Month Contract Extension Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 6:58 PM ET
    Bob Iger

    Disney's board extended Bob Iger's tenure as its CEO by 15 months through June 30, 2016.

  • 11 of America’s most unusual roadside businesses Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 12:54 PM ET

    There are many curiosities along the highway for commuters and vacationers.

  • 'My Conversations Were Bugged' Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 12:09 PM ET
    Lord Mark Malloch Brown

    A former U.K. minister told CNBC that he "learned to live" with "several security services" bugging his electronic communications.

  • Making Economic Sense of Popcorn   Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 6:40 AM ET
    Making Economic Sense of Popcorn

    A trip to the movies usually includes a container of buttered popcorn, so why is the salted treat so expensive lately? CNBC's Steve Liesman has an answer that might surprise you.

  • Talk of Mergers Stirs the Big Players in Cable TV Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 6:02 AM ET
    John Malone

    John C. Malone is weighing a deal for Time Warner Cable, using Charter Communications as the merger partner, people briefed on the matter said. The New York Times reports.

  • The New Venture Capitalists: Corporate America Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 6:30 PM ET
    Google

    High-profile start-up sales have drawn the attention of investors. Now some of the world’s largest companies want a piece of the action.

  • Eisner: No Definition of Broadcast Networks Anymore

    Former Disney Chairman and CEO Michael Eisner discusses why "content is still king," and how it has helped networks like AMC, PBS and HBO.

  • The News Corp Spin-Off   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:20 PM ET
    The News Corp Spin-Off

    Rupert Murdoch's publishing and education company "Amplify" will remain a unit of News Corp, while its cable and movie assets unit will become "Twenty First Century Fox." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Vimeo 'On Demand' Takes on Film Industry   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 11:40 AM ET
    Vimeo 'On Demand' Takes on Film Industry

    Kerry Trainor, CEO of Vimeo, explains consumers and filmmakers now have alternatives to traditional theatrical film releases.

  • Venture's Competition Crunch: Success Strategies Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 6:41 PM ET

    How to become a better venture capital investor is the topic of the 500 Startups conference in San Francisco.

  • SEC Investigates Thomson Reuters/ISM Relationship   Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    SEC Investigates Thomson Reuters/ISM Relationship

    The SEC is investigating the relationship between Thomson Reuters and Institute for Supply Management, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Paula Deen Faces Fallout   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 2:00 PM ET
    Paula Deen Faces Fallout

    Paula Deen has had a week that no amount of comfort food could fix, says CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Caesar's Entertainment is now saying it won't renew its relationship with Deen for restaurants at 4 properties.

  • Cable Giant's 'High-Wire' Act   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 11:21 AM ET
    Cable Giant's 'High-Wire' Act

    John Hendricks, Discovery Communication founder & executive chairman, discusses how curiosity led to the creation of Discovery Communications. And Hendricks reveals how a new business model will allow his company to stay competitive in an ever-changing media environment.

  • Paula Deen: I Would Not Have Fired Me Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 9:33 AM ET
    Matt Lauer interviews Paula Deen on the TODAY Show in the wake of her firing from the Food Network.

    Paula Deen tearfully says she is not a racist, that she should not have been fired from the Food Network, and that she was unsure whether the N-word was offensive.

  • Former NSA director: Snowden saga 'embarrassing'   Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 6:45 PM ET
    Former NSA Director: Snowden Saga is 'Embarrassing'

    Michael Hayden, principal of the Chertoff Group discusses the media leak of fugitive U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden.

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