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  • Facebook testing 'trending topics'  Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    Arnold Schwarzenegger said the "U.S. is being left behind by overseas energy innovators," and Facebook is launching "trending topics." CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jane Wells discuss.

  • Man performs coffin-escaping skydive  Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Anthony Martin, who's 47-years old, was handcuffed, locked inside a casket, then thrown out of a plane. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports he was able to unlock the casket, open his parachute and land safely.

  • Cutting the cord on cable  Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    A new survey from Macquarie Capital shows cable television could be on "thin ice." Jon fine, Digital Media Consultant, and Richard Greenfield, BTIG, discuss.

  • Cable clash heats up; The Future of TV  Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    CBS CEO Les Moonves sent a letter attacking Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt for refusing to negotiate. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has all the details. Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the cable dispute, as well as the future of television.

  • Loeb to 'wait and see' after Sony nixes spin-off Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and chief executive officer of Third Point LLC

    Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.

  • Sony rejects Dan Loeb's spinoff plan  Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides perspective on investor activism, and whether a spinoff of Sony's entertainment business is a good idea.

  • Billionaires’ latest trophies are newspapers Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:23 AM ET
    The Washington Post's home page.

    How do you explain the prices that media institutions have been sold for over the last 72 hours? The New York Times reports.

  • CBS & TWC eyeballing each other  Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 4:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on negotiations between CBS and Time Warner Cable. They are debating how much money Time Warner Cable should pay for CBS and Showtime.

  • George Clooney slams Dan Loeb for scare tactics Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    George Clooney

    Just when you thought hedge fund smackdowns couldn't get any uglier, they get...prettier! Actor George Clooney has stepped into the ring, accusing Dan Loeb of trying to scare Hollywood.

  • Highest-paid players in major American team sports Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:59 PM ET
    Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez

    Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.

  • The 10 greatest scandals ever tweeted Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 6:25 AM ET

    It was once possible to keep public figures' outrageous behavior a secret, but those days are long gone. Read ahead to see the 10 greatest scandals ever tweeted.

  • Marketing tampons: From Brenda Vaccaro to 'Flo' Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    A new company called "Hello Flo" hopes to recruit girls at the beginning of a decades-long cycle of buying feminine products with Period Starter Kits.

  • Sex sells—but not always Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 12:22 PM ET

    Contrary to popular belief, sex doesn't automatically sell well. Part of its success depends on the economy. For example, UK prostitutes are cutting prices as business slumps.

  • Cramer: This company has the 'holy grail' Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    As Facebook traded above its IPO price, Cramer said the business is entering a "virtuous cycle" and that the company holds the "holy grail" for advertisers.

  • Cable, content makers stop fighting: Comcast CEO Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 1:58 PM ET
    The Comcast Corp. logo is seen as Brian Roberts, chairman and chief executive officer of Comcast Corp., right, speaks during a news conference at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA) Cable Show in Washington, D.C.

    The timing of the decision by Comcast to buyout the rest of NBCUniversal "looks great," Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts told CNBC.

  • CNBC's 'The Profit' premieres tonight  Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" discusses the premise of the show, and the 1 thing that most entrepreneurs do worst.

  • 'Real Housewives' couple faces real charges  Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    Teresa Giudice and her husband, Joe Giudice of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" have been charged with 39 counts for alleged fraud. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.

  • Media's 'new emerging market' is Europe: CEO Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 11:18 AM ET

    There is no better time to be in the media business than right now and Western Europe is looking like a new emerging market, said Discovery CEO David Zaslav.

  • Loeb lobs scorn at Sony's Hirai, box-office bombs Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 5:04 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and chief executive officer of Third Point LLC

    Dan Loeb's activist hedge fund Third Point called Sony's entertainment division "poorly managed" and mocked its failed summer movies.

  • 'Real Housewife' Teresa indicted  Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 4:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports "Real Housewife" Teresa Guidice and her husband Joe have been indicted for fraud.

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