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  • AP PHOTOS: Building boom in N. Dakota's oil patch Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    WILLISTON, N.D.— President Theodore Roosevelt once came to North Dakota's Badlands to find solitude and solace amid the area's "desolate, grim beauty." The epicenter is a 45- mile stretch of U.S. Route 85 between the towns of Williston and Watford City. Follow AP photographers and photo editors on Twitter: http://apne.ws/1ox8vgG.

  • Traders pick: Facebook vs. Twitter     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:05 PM ET

    The FMHR traders, and Zach Seward of Quartz, discuss whether Facebook or Twitter has more upside.

  • Framing Twitter vs. Facebook fair?     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Are Facebook and Twitter just "apples and oranges?" Zach Seward of Quartz, shares his opinions, and the FMHR traders weigh in.

  • Twitter needs to change conversation: Analyst     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Discussing Twitter's user growth in Q2 and when the volatile stock will stabilize, with Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ senior equity analyst.

  • Twitter under pressure     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses expectations for Twitter's earnings after the bell today. Boorstin says Twitter is under pressure to show growth in two key areas, monthly active users and average revenue.

  • Stock futures further their rise on home-price data Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    U.S. stock-index futures rose Tuesday as investors looked to economic reports, earnings and the Fed's mid-week policy decision.

  • Twitter, down but not out     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 8:22 AM ET

    Youssef Squali, Cantor Fitzgerald, shares his outlook on Twitter and explains why he think the social media company can still make a comeback.

  • Passengers stuck 3 nights in Hawaii finally leave Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 5:49 AM ET

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand— A group of Air New Zealand passengers finally got airborne Tuesday after being stranded for three nights due to repeated delays from mechanical problems.

  • McDonald's Japan to strengthen checks on chicken Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 5:19 AM ET

    TOKYO— McDonald's in Japan is increasing its checks on chicken from vendors in China and Thailand after allegations a Chinese supplier sold expired chicken. The U.S. fast-food chain's Japan unit on Tuesday withdrew this year's earnings and sales forecasts, citing uncertainties from the food scandal.

  • Indian senior community part of growing niche Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 5:04 AM ET

    TAVARES, Fla.— When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

  • Senate confirms McDonald as VA secretary Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:23 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed former Procter& Gamble CEO Robert McDonald as the new Veterans Affairs secretary, with a mission to overhaul an agency beleaguered by long veterans' waits for health care and VA workers falsifying records to cover up delays.

  • Highway, bridge money at risk: Senate to vote Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:19 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Racing to adjourn for the summer, the Senate scheduled major votes Tuesday on proposals to keep federal highway funds flowing across the nation— billions of dollars to avert layoffs for construction workers and shutdowns of road and bridge projects just before the November elections.

  • Despite good news, benefit programs face problems Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:07 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Despite some good news, Medicare and Social Security still face long-term financial problems as millions of baby boomers reach retirement. At that point, unless Congress acts, the program will collect only enough payroll taxes to pay 81 percent of benefits.

  • Honda's quarterly profit up on Asian sales growth Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    TOKYO— Honda's quarterly profit surged nearly 20 percent on demand for remodeled cars in Japan and elsewhere in Asia. Honda, Japan's No. 3 automaker, posted 574 billion yen profit on 11.84 trillion yen sales for the last fiscal year, which ended March 2014.

  • China's Hangzhou city eases home purchase restrictions Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 1:46 AM ET

    HONG KONG, July 29- Hangzhou, one of the cities in China most deeply affected by an oversupply of housing and weakening property prices, has announced fresh moves to ease home purchase restrictions, following similar steps taken by other city governments.

  • Twitter could send Street big messages: Cramer Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    With Twitter at $38, Cramer says earnings will speak volumes to the Street. But you have to know what to listen for.

  • Twitter earnings: Here's what to watch Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:26 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Twitter will face some tough scrutiny from investors when it reports earnings after the bell on Tuesday.

  • Why the Fed could raise rates sooner than you think Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 4:36 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee July 15, 2014, in Washington.

    The Fed meets for two days, starting Tuesday, and is widely expected to taper back its monthly bond buying program by another $10 billion to $25 billion - and do little else.

  • Twitter a one trick pony: Pro     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    David Seaburg, Cowen & Company, and Chris Dessi, Silverback Social, debate the play Twitter. Seaburg says user growth is decelerating and does not have the motorization means that Facebook does.

  • FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 2:14 PM ET

    The FAA said that beginning in 2006 Southwest made "extreme makeover" alterations to eliminate potential cracking of the aluminum skin on 44 jetliners.