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  • Unemployed are requesting Christmas be postponed Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 9:54 AM ET
    A sign advertising jobs is posted in fromt of a TJ Maxx store in San Rafael, California.

    The holiday season used to be a great time to easily pick up part-time work. This year, things have changed, says Todd Schoenberger, founder of LandColt Trading.

  • Anticipating the first trade on Twitter, with actor Patrick Stewart. He discusses when he came to love Twitter, and whether he has an interest in buying in.

  • Is JCPenney a growth stock now? Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 11:34 AM ET

    A casual investor would fancy that JCPenney is about to enter beast mode but here are the things you need to look at, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.

  • Cramer issues warning about the Twitter IPO Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 6:31 PM ET

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer reveals both the price at which he recommends buying into the offering and the one thing not to do.

  • Maria's Market Insight: Another record day     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 4:59 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the day's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's Closing Bell.

  • The "Squawk Box" crew discusses the impact Obamacare on our nation's hospitals, with Dr. Kenneth Davis, Mount Sinai Health System, president & CEO. Davis says in the future, hospitals will become their own insurance companies.

  • They're insane in Washington: LeFrak     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    Richard LeFrak, president, The LeFrak Organization, responds to the political situation in Washington. They fight about nothing, he says, and there's no common sense. As a result, he's lost interest in politics.

  • Is that company lying? Five red flags to watch Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 12:34 PM ET

    As you try to parse everything from the White House on Obamacare to Twitter on revenue potential, here are five red flags that will help you separate the lipstick from the pig.

  • Visa abuse: What price for skilled labor? Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Job seekers fill out job application forms as they apply for jobs during a job fair at Sawgrass Mills on October 11, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida.

    If American companies really don't have enough qualified workers, would they still import them despite the higher cost?

  • What the GOP needs to do to win elections again Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 10:25 AM ET
    Workers pour concrete for a driveway of a new home at the Pulte Homes Fireside at Norterra-Skyline housing development in Phoenix, Arizona.

    The days of playing to "tax-and-spend" concerns may be over for the GOP. Here's what the party needs to do to start winning elections again.

  • China's new plan for growth—less governance? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 6:39 PM ET

    A long-awaited series of reforms is about to kick off in China that represent a paradigm shift — notably, less government involvement in the economy, says research director Dan Steinbock.

  • Cancer patient: I'm losing my insurance Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 8:05 AM ET

    Obamacare first-person series: A registered nurse and cancer patients gets a cancellation notice and worries about what happens next.

  • We're trapped in an economic 'Groundhog Day' Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 3:30 PM ET
    Alan Zafran

    The Fed, Congress and CEOs are trapped in their very own "Groundhog Day," according to YPO Chief Executive Network member Alan Zafran.

  • What is the Fed talking about? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 12:25 PM ET

    In this edition of “What’s Cookin’ with Kenny,” Kenny makes champagne chicken—and wonders if the Fed is dressing up its recipe for the economy.

  • Are we drowning in stocks? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 1:11 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Market bubbles rarely occur when the consensus is worried about bubbles, said trader Michael Farr.

  • The real special thing about banks Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 1:23 AM ET
    Canary Wharf, London

    The instant access bank deposit is one of the unsung heroes of the global economy because it enables world commerce to expand.

  • I'm 16 and I think all teens NEED Facebook Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 2:24 PM ET

    You know that 13-year old who said none of her friends use Facebook? This 16-year old has a message for her: When you get to high school, you're gonna NEED a Facebook page!

  • Fed taper in 2014? That's just 'wishful thinking' Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 8:50 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The idea that "extreme dove" Janet Yellen would taper soon after taking the helm of the Fed is just "wishful thinking," said Peter Schiff,CEO of Euro Pacific Capital.

  • I can keep my health-care plan? Not true! Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    This retiree is outraged that the White House says you can keep your plan if you like it — but then you get a cancellation notice anyway!

  • Kudlow: Liberal entitlement-state dream crumbling Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 6:25 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Americans and the media at large have turned against the president and Obamacare.

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