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Nestle said still-weak emerging market demand and falling prices for its products in Europe slowed underlying sales growth to 4.4 percent in the first nine months of the year.
Carrefour said sales at its French hypermarkets returned to growth in the third quarter while China also improved, further reassuring investors.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the broader impact of the government shutdown. FedEx CEO Fred Smith told CNBC his business has tens of thousands of shipments that cannot be delivered to the U.S. government.
John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging addresses the uncertainty his business has faced during the government shutdown. Rep. James Lankford (R-OK), says the government could be back open by Thursday.
John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging asks Rep. James Lankford (R-OK) what lawmakers have done to instill confidence in Congress.
Rep. James Lankford (R-OK) says there is a little bit of buzz happening in the House as some have heard preliminary details of the Senate deal. "We are nibbling around the edges," he says as debt continues to climb.
This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on October 16, Wednesday.
This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on October 15, Tuesday.
This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on October 14, Monday.
If America's brand tarnished? Ian Bremmer of Eurasia Group, says the government shutdown is "only the latest" in a series of issues that has tarnished the American brand. CNBC's Steve Liesman, weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports House GOP leadership is working to toughen their stance on the debt limit and shutdown bill. One member of Congress says there is a chance of a vote on a clean CR Tuesday night.
What has to happen in Washington, and how this might impact investments? Russ Koesterich, BlackRock chief investment strategist, says "investors are beginning to look" beyond the U.S.
CNBC's John Harwood reports Speaker Boehner says he is continuing to work towards a bipartisan solution. Sen. Harry Reid said "Republican extremists in the House are threatening to torpedo" bipartisan negotiations.
Mutual funds on average have been beating the S&P 500 this year. CNBC's Seema Mody reports the trend has reversed.
Jay Sidhu, CEO of Customers Bancorp, shares two examples in which the shutdown figured in client decisions.
There are scenarios in which the U.S. goes into sustained default, but it's more likely we narrowly avoid disaster and resume the fight in January.
A failure of Congress and the White House to strike a debt deal could have profound consequences for the economy, economist Nouriel Roubini tells CNBC.
A new study concludes that the fiscal uncertainty created by our crisis government costs the U.S. a full point of GDP and about 900,000 jobs.
For an upcoming book, one writer interviewed hundreds of current and former Amazon employees to shed some light on the detailed oriented Jeff Bezos.
John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging, and CEO network member of YPO, shares his experience since the shutdown.