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  • Divers Struggle to Retreive Oil from Alaska Shipwreck Monday, 15 Jun 2009 | 12:53 PM ET

    Divers on Sunday began removing fuel from an oil field supply ship that sank in the Cook Inlet five months ago, but the work was soon halted when the inlet's extreme tides started rocking a vessel being used as a staging area.

  • Bill Ford: Small Cars Will Be 'Profitable' Monday, 15 Jun 2009 | 8:29 AM ET

    Although GM and Chrysler’s bankruptcy may be playing into Ford Motor’s strong June numbers, "it’s really our products that are getting the best reviews they’ve ever gotten," said William Ford, executive chairman of Ford Motor in a live interview on CNBC.

  • Crude Oil Price Sends US Gasoline to $2.66 A Gallon Sunday, 14 Jun 2009 | 5:51 PM ET

    The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States rose nearly 17 cents over the past two weeks as crude oil prices climbed to about $72 a barrel, according to an industry analyst.

  • Airbus CEO Defends A330 as Safest Ever Built Friday, 12 Jun 2009 | 10:43 AM ET
    Air France Airbus A330-200 jet in flight

    Speculation that Airbus may have to ground its entire fleet of A330 aircraft due to safety fears is completely unfounded and the plane is among the world’s safest, Tom Enders, CEO of Airbus, told CNBC.

  • US House Passes 'Cash for Clunkers' Plan Tuesday, 9 Jun 2009 | 5:38 PM ET

    With auto sales in the doldrums, the House approved a plan Tuesday to provide vouchers of up to $4,500 for consumers who turn in their gas-guzzling cars and trucks for more fuel-efficient vehicles.

  • GM Taps Ex-AT&T CEO Whitacre To Be Chairman Tuesday, 9 Jun 2009 | 2:28 PM ET

    Edward Whitacre, former chairman and CEO of AT&T, will become chairman of General Motors when the company emerges from bankruptcy, said interim Chairman Kent Kresa Tuesday.

  • Senate Approves Drilling off Florida Coast Tuesday, 9 Jun 2009 | 1:49 PM ET

    A Senate committee has approved opening the eastern Gulf of Mexico to oil and gas drilling within 10 miles (16 kilometers) of the Florida Panhandle and within 45 miles (72 kilometers) of the rest of the state's coastline.

  • High Court Asked to Block Chrysler Sale to Fiat Sunday, 7 Jun 2009 | 8:44 AM ET

    Three Indiana state pension and construction funds want the Supreme Court to block Chrysler's sale to Fiat so they can pursue an appeal in hopes of getting a better deal.

  • GM CEO: Be 'Confident' Buying Our Cars Tuesday, 2 Jun 2009 | 9:31 AM ET
    Fritz Henderson

    Consumers should feel comfortable buying a General Motors car even as the automaker battles its way out of its stunning bankruptcy, company CEO Frederick "Fritz" Henderson told CNBC in a live interview Tuesday.

  • GM: Workers, Towns Face Life Without Automaker Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 4:50 PM ET
    Empty GM Dealership

    Some of the towns most threatened by GM's woes would not exist without the automaker. The company has been part of everyday life by contributing to orchestras, community colleges and ballparks.

  • GM's Restructuring Officer a Veteran of the Game Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 3:45 PM ET
    First page of the US bankruptcy filing for General Motors Corporation

    Turnaround specialist Albert Koch is in for perhaps his biggest challenge yet as GM's chief restructuring officer. He'll be GM's primary representative while it is in bankruptcy court protection.

  • 'GM Has Been a Small-Cap Stock for Some Time': Doll Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 11:11 AM ET

    General Motors'  bankruptcy filing on Monday comes at no surprise, said Bob Doll, BlackRock vice chairman.

  • AutoNation CEO: Consumer Credit Is a Problem Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 10:56 AM ET

    AutoNation  CEO Mike Jackson says buyers are coming to car showrooms, but the credit isn't there to make the sales.

  • Green Invests Here | See Complete Coverage

    Spot gasoline is dear. The market is screaming at the refiners to start processing gasoline and sell into the backwardation. Failure to take advantage today and the refiners run the risk of chasing the curve lower as we move out along the x-axis… not to mention they risk of the wrath of media savvy politicians should downstream inaction lead to higher prices at the pump for Americans through this summer and into hurricane season, writes Stephen Schork.

  • Investing in Oil Not Plausible Below $70: OPEC Chief Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 12:54 PM ET

    Investment is not economically plausible below $70 a barrel, OPEC’s Secretary General Abdalla El-Badri told CNBC Tuesday, ahead of Thursday's OPEC quarterly meeting in Vienna.

  • Sotomayor's Previous Decisions on Key Business Issues Tuesday, 26 May 2009 | 1:37 PM ET
    Sonia Sotomayor, US Appeals Court Judge, 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals.

    Here's some background on Sonia Sotomayor, who President Barack Obama chose to succeed Justice David Souter on the Supreme Court Tuesday, and her view of business issues: right/CNBC/Sections/News_And_Analysis/__Story_Inserts/graphics/__GOVERNMENT/supreme_court_building.jpg120015000righttruehttp://msnbcmedia.msn.comAP ASCOTUS ROBERTSWASHINGTONDCUSA632638944000000000false1DCMC105Pfalsefalsefalsefalse

  • Saudi Oil Minister: OPEC to Hold Output Steady Tuesday, 26 May 2009 | 7:43 AM ET

    OPEC is unlikely to cut output at its upcoming meeting, Saudi Arabia's oil minister said in comments published Tuesday, as indications mounted that the oil producing bloc would resist a temptation to tighten the taps despite wanting higher crude prices.

  • Market has Got it Wrong on Climate Change: Gore Monday, 25 May 2009 | 7:22 AM ET
    Former Vice President Al Gore speaks during Live Earth concert, a 24-hour global concert series to raise awareness about climate change, at the National Museum of the American Indian, Saturday, July 7, 2007, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

    Business leaders from across the world are meeting in Copenhagen this week to discuss tackling climate change. They hope to influence world leaders who will decide in December on a follow up to the Kyoto agreement.

  • Better Mileage Doesn't Mean The Death Of SUV Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 8:51 AM ET
    2007 GMC Acadia

    For years, we've heard Detroit and other auto makers lobby against higher fuel economy standards because it would drive up costs and ultimately hurt sales of SUV's and pick-ups- vehicles Americans want.

  • Automakers, Obama Announce Mileage, Pollution Plan Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 8:20 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    President Barack Obama wants drivers to go farther on a gallon of gas and cause less damage to the environment—and be willing to pick up the tab.