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A former Microsoft employee was sentenced to two years in prison for his part in an insider trading scheme that netted more than $400,000.
In a setback for the trustee seeking money for the former customers of Bernard Madoff, an appeals court refused to void two settlements.
There's a slew of data coming in the week ahead, but it's geopolitical events that could keep markets volatile—particularly when it comes to Russia.
Sentiment on the ground isn't meshing with the official data when it comes to inflation.
Former trader Sam Polk talks about how he successfully broke up with Wall Street and launched a start up — and that epic job interview with Michael Milken.
There was quite a stir overnight when it was revealed that high-yield funds saw $7.07 billion in outflows.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
In May, a unanimous vote by the Federal Election Commission made it legal for bitcoin donations to be deposited into official campaign accounts.
Spotify has re-advertised a job this week that sparked speculation the firm could be preparing to go public when it was first posted.
In the face of turmoil around the world, it's safe to say the macro front is fairly chaotic.
The M&A wave could be a harbinger of a booming economy...or a collection of last-minute attempts to beat higher debt rates. NYT reports.
Everyone agrees it’s good to put a child pornographer away but they’re still outraged about Google reading their mail. Raj Mahal says: Get over it!
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
World market turmoil could keep the Fed on the sidelines longer, even if U.S. economic growth continues to strengthen, BK Asset Management's Boris Schlossberg tells CNBC.
U.S. Senator Carl Levin is preparing a last push to bring Wall Street's big commodity traders to heel during his final months in office.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
Geopolitics are likely to dominate markets Friday, with traders sensitive to even small developments.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: CBS, Zynga, Lululemon & more.
Chip Wilson, the founder of Lululemon Athletica, has agreed not to wage a proxy contest on the yoga apparel maker.
The job market may finally be healing at a more normal pace, with one key indicator—jobless claims at the lowest rate in 8½ years.
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