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  • Nepal earthquake death toll climbing Saturday, 25 Apr 2015 | 9:27 AM ET
    Emergency rescue workers carry a victim on a stretcher after Dharara tower collapsed on April 25, 2015 in Kathmandu, Nepal.

    An earthquake with estimated magnitude of 7.9 shook Nepal on Saturday near its capital, killing many and triggering an Everest avalanche.

  • ENSENADA, Chile— Authorities urged 2,000 people living near the Calbuco volcano to evacuate Friday after potentially devastating mudflows of volcanic debris were detected in a nearby river, the result of two huge eruptions this week that sent ash across large swaths of southern South America. Authorities said the evacuees from the towns of Chamiza, Lago...

  • Correction: Oil Leak-Arkansas story Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:09 PM ET

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— In a story April 22 about a settlement involving an Arkansas oil spill, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of an Exxon Mobil Corp. spokesman. Exxon Mobil firms to pay nearly $5 M for Arkansas oil spill. LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— Two subsidiaries of Exxon Mobil must pay almost $5 million in penalties for state and federal violations involving the...

  • Comcast drops Time Warner Cable deal: Report   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 3:15 PM ET
    Comcast drops Time Warner Cable deal: Report

    Comcast shares are moving higher after a report saying Comcast will drop its bid for Time Warner Cable, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Confusion causes flight to nosedive 10,000 feet Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:21 AM ET
    Emergency vehicles surround a SkyWest Airlines plane, operating as United Express, that made an emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, April 22, 2015, in Cheektowaga, N.Y.

    An unconscious passenger alarmed a SkyWest Airlines pilot into making a swift descent and emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on Wednesday.

  • White Collar Convicts: Life on the Inside - Sneak peek

    Go where cameras are were not allowed -- until now. White Collar Convicts premieres Wednesday, April 29 at 10p ET/PT.

  • The decision by the Kagoshima District Court clears another hurdle for the plant to begin starting up as early as June as the government pushes to restart Japan's idled nuclear industry four years after the Fukushima disaster. It also suggests another court ruling last week to prevent the operation of two reactors west of Tokyo may have been an aberration for...

  • Payout from BP oil spill settlement tops $5 bln Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 6:11 PM ET

    April 15- The administrator overseeing a BP Plc fund to compensate people and businesses claiming they were harmed by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said on Wednesday more than $5 billion has been paid out. A total of $5.037 billion has been paid to 62,162 claimants, the administrator, Patrick Juneau, said in a statement on his website for spill claims.

  • NEW YORK, April 14- The New York branch of the U.S. Some market technicians have transferred from New York and others were hired at the office housed in the Chicago Fed, according to several people familiar with the build-out that began about two years ago, after Hurricane Sandy struck Manhattan. Officials believe the Chicago staffers can now handle all of the...

  • FUKUI, Japan, April 14- A Japanese court will rule on Tuesday whether to block the restart of nuclear reactors in western Japan on safety grounds, in a case that could complicate Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's push to return to atomic energy after the 2011 Fukushima disaster. A three-judge panel is to rule on the injunction request against Kansai Electric's...

  • TOKYO, April 14- A Japanese court will rule later on Tuesday on an injunction request against reactors owned by Kansai Electric Power, in a case that could derail Japan's slow return to nuclear power after the 2011 Fukushima disaster. A panel of judges is due to rule on the injunction request against Kansai Electric's Takahama reactors west of Tokyo at 0500 GMT.

  • How Apos Therapy works   Monday, 6 Apr 2015 | 11:01 AM ET
    How Apos Therapy works

    Apos Therapy is a boot with adjustable pods that creates an imbalance when a patient walks in them, which after time helps those suffering with arthritis and other joint problems align their gait.

  • Four-alarm fire burns at GE Appliance Park   Friday, 3 Apr 2015 | 8:24 AM ET
    Four-alarm fire burns at GE Appliance Park

    A fire broke out at the GE Appliance Park in Louisville, Kentucky, this morning.

  • 2nd black box supports Germanwings crash theory Friday, 3 Apr 2015 | 7:47 AM ET
    A French rescue worker inspects the remains of the Germanwings Airbus A320 near Seyne-les-Alpes, France.

    French investigators said a second black box recovered from the Germanwings crash site indicated that the copilot deliberately crashed the plane.

  • Secret Lives of the Super Rich: Nirvana House   Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 10:53 AM ET
    Secret Lives of the Super Rich: Nirvana House

    Tune in Tuesday 10p ET/PT

  • Challenges for Lufthansa mount in wake of crash Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 5:33 AM ET

    Lufthansa was supposed to be celebrating a key anniversary, but instead it's facing one of its worst crises to date. The NYT reports.

  • Does video show doomed jet's final seconds? Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 7:26 AM ET
    Andreas Lubitz runs the Airportrace half marathon in Hamburg, Germany, in this Sept. 13, 2009 photo.

    A video showing the chaotic final seconds on board the Germanwings flight that crashed last week has been discovered, according to media reports.

  • Germanwings crash: Whose fault?   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 2:43 PM ET
    Germanwings crash: Whose fault?

    Former military pilot and aviation attorney Justin Green explains who is liable in the Germanwings crash.

  • SANTIAGO, March 30- Chile's economy will be hurt by the heavy flooding last week that cut off roads, washed away houses and bridges and forced some mines in the top copper producer to halt operations, the head of its central bank said on Monday. The Atacama region, which was hardest hit by the flooding, is relatively unpopulated, and represents about 2.5 percent of...

  • CNBC update: Germanwings co-pilot received psychotherapy

    German prosecutors say the co-pilot of the Germanwings plane had received treatment for suicidal tendencies and received psychotherapy for several years prior to becoming a pilot, negotiations over Iran's nuclear program are entering a critical phase, and a shooting has been reported at the gate of NSA's Fort Meade facility, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.