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  • Breakfast brands scrambling for share     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    There is a seismic shift in the way Americans are consuming breakfast. CNBC's Sara Eisen reports cereal sales are declining as consumers turn to products with higher protein content like yogurt.

  • Cronut? So last year. Meet the 'bisnut' Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:42 PM ET
    Carl's Jr. Bisnut.

    Just when you thought restaurants had run out of desserts to combine, a new hybrid has hit select Carl's Jr. menus.

  • FDA warning: Popular acne products cause reactions Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:09 PM ET

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned that popular acne products can cause rare but serious and life-threatening allergic reactions.

  • CBS CEO: Aereo ruling a 'terrific victory' Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:29 PM ET
    Les Moonves, president and chief executive officer of CBS Corp.

    The Supreme Court ruling against Aereo was a very "pro-consumer thing" and a "terrific victory" for content providers, CBS CEO Leslie Moonves said.

  • CNBC's Sue Herera shares video of a baby great white shark found about a mile offshore from New York's Rockaway Beach. The fisherman tagged it, and then cut it loose.

  • What Aereo ruling means for TV watchers Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    The Supreme Court delivered a major setback to online TV startup Aereo. How will consumers fare following the ruling?

  • Jeep attracting new, repeat buyers as sales surge Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:22 PM ET
    2014 Jeep Cherokee

    IHS Automotive said Jeep is winning over more buyers from other brands and also holding on to a higher percentage of its current buyers.

  • Traders debate media play post-Aereo ruling     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled online TV service Aereo violates copyright law. The FMHR traders discuss the current trade on media companies.

  • Traveling beer fridge: Sing a song, get a beer Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:56 AM ET
    Molson's fridge will open once you sing "O Canada". Free beer for a song...eh!

    To unlock the Molson Canadian fridge, all you have to do is sing a song—specifically, the Canadian national anthem.

  • ABC's Diane Sawyer stepping down at 'World News' Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:09 AM ET
    Diane Sawyer

    ABC said Diane Sawyer is stepping down as its evening news anchor, to be replaced by David Muir.

  • Barnes & Noble splitting     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:49 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Michael Huseby, Barnes & Noble CEO, about the company's decision to split its retail and Nook Media businesses into two separate public companies looking to boost shareholder value.

  • GM: Some defective ignition switches made in China Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    The problem is similar to the defect linked to at least 13 deaths in a previous recall that led to a record fine and investigations.

  • Still time to get travel bargains for July 4 Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:25 AM ET
    Atlantic City, New Jersey, hosts one of the largest fireworks displays in the United States.

    Hotel and air rates in many destinations are either flat or lower than 2013, but July 4 travel is up for a third year in a row.

  • Free Wi-Fi coming to New York airports: report Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 8:50 AM ET

    Passengers at JFK, La Guardia, Newark and Stewart airports will soon get free Internet under a proposed contract.

  • Barnes & Noble to split in two; shares spike Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 8:48 AM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of a Barnes and Noble Inc. store in New York, Nov. 24, 2013.

    Barnes & Noble reported a smaller quarterly loss and said it would separate its retail and Nook Media businesses, sending shares up about 9 percent.

  • Ford's new global Edge     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Joe Hinrichs, Ford executive vice president about Ford's crossover SUV. This vehicle has more tech features than we've ever offered before in a SUV, says Hinrichs, who also weighs in on recalls in the auto industry.

  • General Mills profit rises as costs fall Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:22 AM ET
    General Mills Inc.

    General Mills reported a 10.4 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by lower costs.

  • HomeAway hits 1M live rentals     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Carl Shepherd, HomeAway co-founder, discusses the growing alternative accommodations industry. There is more supply in this industry than there ever has been before, says Shepherd.

  • After the IPO: Here's what GoPro will focus on Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 6:37 AM ET

    GoPro isn't just a hardware play. Its software, services and overall brand identity could be just as valuable, experts say.

  • Whole Foods slapped with stiff fine for overcharging Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 5:58 AM ET
    A customer checks out of a Whole Foods Market in Washington, D.C.

    Whole Foods Markets has agreed to pay $800,000 after an investigation found that the supermarket chain overcharged customers in California.