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  • Come See the Zombie Side of Sears Friday, 29 Oct 2010 | 2:46 PM ET

    Sears is turning to the "undead" to breathe new life into its sales. The retailer has launched a zombified version of its retail Web site, hoping to stir up buzz as it heads into the Halloween weekend with discounts it claims are of "Black Friday" proportions.

  • Details from former President George W. Bush's book are being leaked today. Drudge Report is running some bullet points from the book that reveals a man who relied heavily on his faith as commander in chief.

  • Stocks Close Mixed; Materials Slip, Techs Rise Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 4:31 PM ET

    Stocks shaved off some of their earlier losses as techs staged a late-afternoon rally, but still closed mixed as investors considered news that the Federal Reserve may not provide as much stimulus to the economy as had been anticipated.

  • Stocks Fall Amid Questions About Fed Policy Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 12:15 PM ET

    Stocks extended their losses Wednesday as concerns grew after a report suggested that the Federal Reserve's next round of quantitative easing will be less aggressive than expected. Home Depot and HP fell, while BofA and AmEx rose.

  • Futures Fall Despite Strong Durable Goods  Wednesday, 27 Oct 2010 | 9:06 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures briefly extended losses Wednesday after durable goods orders rose more than expected in September, but fell when transportation equipment was excluded.

  • EBay CEO: No E-Commerce Tablet Like Amazon's Tuesday, 26 Oct 2010 | 4:29 PM ET

    In a first-on-CNBC interview at the PayPal developer conference, eBay CEO John Donahoe said his company won't adopt Amazon's strategy of building and selling its own devices to boost digital sales.

  • Insider Selling Volume at Highest Level Ever Tracked Tuesday, 26 Oct 2010 | 2:26 PM ET

    Over the last 6 months company insiders have been selling a lot more than they've been buying. That doesn't look terribly bullish for stocks but looks may be deceiving....

  • Amazon just issued a news release reading, "Amazon.com Customers Now Buying More Bestsellers on Kindle Than Paperbacks and Hardcovers Combined—At a Rate of 2 to 1."

  • Stocks End Slightly Higher for the Week Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 5:25 PM ET

    Stocks continued to trade mixed, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq performing best, despite a batch of largely stronger earnings reports. American Express fell, while HP rose.

  • Stocks Mixed Ahead of Close; Tech Advances Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 3:56 PM ET

    Stocks continued to trade mixed, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq performing best, despite a batch of largely stronger earnings reports. American Express fell, while HP rose.

  • Halftime: Weak-Dollar Trades Finished? Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 1:44 PM ET

    Is the weak dollar trade finished. And if so, does that spell curtains for the S&P?

  • Netflix, eBay, Amazon: Are They a Buy? Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 1:39 PM ET

    Internet stocks fared well in the third quarter, and the fourth-quarter is poised to be strong for the three major players.

  • Stocks Trade Mixed; AmEx Falls, BofA Rises Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 11:42 AM ET

    The Dow opened flat despite largely stronger earnings reports before the bell, and as investors turn their attention to how finance ministers from the Group of 20 major advanced and developing countries will address currency tensions as they meet in Korea. American Express fell, while BofA rose.

  • Earnings Reports Show Consumers Have Some Life Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 10:28 AM ET

    Even though earnings have been solid this week, stocks have failed to get a big boost, as they have remained strongly tied to the dollar’s movements.

  • ABC.com, CBS.com and NBC.com are preventing Google TV users from viewing full-length TV shows.

  • Pros: Mid-Day Reversal May Signal Rally Challenged Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 5:46 PM ET

    Find out why the bulls could be facing serious headwinds for the next 10 days.

  • After Hours Action: Amazon, American Express Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 5:25 PM ET

    After the bell the traders pored over results from Amazon and American Express. How should you game these names in the wake of earnings.

  • Stocks Close Higher After Volatile Session Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks closed modestly higher after a see-saw session as the dollar rose, and investors absorbed the meaning of a large batch of earnings reports and economic news. Home Depot and United Technologies rose, while Bank of America and Alcoa fell.

  • Amazon Profit, Sales Both Rise and Top Expectations Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 4:54 PM ET

    The online retail giant turned in quarterly results that both rose and outpaced what Wall Street was expecting, but its costs rose even faster, and its shares fell nearly 5 percent.

  • Earnings Roundup: Oct. 21 Thursday, 21 Oct 2010 | 4:23 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Oct. 21.