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  • Telecom analyst likes Verizon, Sprint & AT&T     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Discussing Verizon's earnings and which telecom stocks are a buy, with Jennifer Fritzsche, Wells Fargo Securities analyst.

  • Telecom in focus     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports Barclays analyst Amir Rozwadowski says the telecommunications sector is trading at its largest valuation discount to the broader market in over a decade.

  • What investors like now     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Discussing the best places to invest right now, with Mike Holland, Holland & Co. chairman, and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director.

  • Why New Jersey's pension crisis is just heating up Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:49 PM ET
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

    Detroit may be moving to resolve its pension crisis, but New Jersey's pension problems are just heating up.

  • Separate appeals court upholds Obamacare subsidies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    A man enrolls in a health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act in Miami.

    A separate US appeals court upheld a federal regulations that implemented subsidies that are vital to President Obama's healthcare overhaul.

  • NC tax breaks OK'd for 250 IT jobs in Charlotte Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    RALEIGH, N.C.— An information technology consulting company plans to create 250 jobs in Charlotte within five years as it hopes to serve the city's big banks.

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street up on data, mixed earnings Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    *EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollow. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.

  • Skilled workers are now easier to find—here's why Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled workers. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    In that first ruling, a divided three-judge panel in Washington called into question the subsidies that help millions of low- and middle-income people afford their premiums, saying financial aid can be provided only in states that have set up their own insurance markets, or exchanges.

  • Board puts soda tax before San Francisco voters Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— San Francisco lawmakers narrowly agreed Tuesday to place a 2- cent- per-ounce tax on sugary drinks on the November ballot, a move that promises to turn the election into an expensive fight between the beverage industry and public health advocates.

  • *France has until 2015 to bring its deficit to 3 pct of GDP. PARIS, July 22- France will not accelerate cuts in public spending even though disappointing growth could make it difficult to meet EU fiscal targets, President Francois Hollande said.

  • Investors to directors: ‘Talk to us' Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:38 AM ET

    Boards have long shunned speaking with investors. Now, they are being pressed to open up. The NYT reports.

  • Detroit agrees to bankruptcy plan, pension cuts Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:24 AM ET
    Downtown Detroit.

    In a major step forward for Detroit's efforts to overcome bankruptcy, the city's retirees and active employees have approved a debt-cutting plan.

  • Pain of Atlantic City casino closings far-reaching Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Yomary Blanco cleans rooms at Trump Plaza, one of three Atlantic City casinos that could shut down by September. Her husband works the buffet at the Showboat, which is scheduled to close on Aug. 31.

  • Figures on government spending and debt Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt.

  • US Treasury bill rates mixed at weekly auction Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with three-month bills unchanged and six-month bills dropping to their lowest level in three weeks. The Treasury Department auctioned $26 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.025 percent, unchanged from last week.

  • And the G-7 country with the best recovery is... Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    The U.K. is set to be the fastest growing economy among the world's seven leading industrialized nations this year, according to a leading economic think tank.

  • Why next two weeks' earnings may test economy Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.

  • GM orders sales halt for recalled Cadillacs Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:25 AM ET
    2011 Cadillac CTS-V Wagon

    GM has ordered Cadillac dealers to stop selling some recalled models because it doesn't have a fix yet for an ignition switch problem.

  • Puerto Rico on shaky ground with creditors Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:03 AM ET

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico— Puerto Rico's government has managed its first balanced budget in more than a decade. "Most people are very much in a watch-and-wait mode," said David Tawil, co-founder and portfolio manager of New York- based Maglan Capital. One looming threat is the condition of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, which is roughly $9 billion in debt.

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