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  • AOL CEO apologizes Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:14 AM ET
    AOL CEO apologizes

    AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is apologizing for the way he fired Patch Creative Director Abel Lenz. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • AOL CEO apologizes to staff for public firing Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 9:49 PM ET
    Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of AOL Inc.

    CEO of AOL issued an unusual apology on Tuesday to his entire staff for the public manner in which he fired an employee during an internal conference call. The NYT reports.

  • Steve Case: Bullish on what's happening broadly in US Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    Steve Case: Bullish on what's happening broadly in US

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Steve Case, the co-founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution, about the news Tim Armstrong allegedly fired a Patch employee, as well as his thoughts on immigration reform, and entrepreneurship outside of Silicon Valley.

  • Market worries: Debt-ceiling, Fed chief, bad omens Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    It’s hard to enjoy the lazy days of summer when there’s so much to worry about: debt ceiling, the next Fed chairman and the bad portents of the “Hindenburg Omen.”

  • AOL's CEO embraces his inner Donald Trump Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET
    AOL's CEO embraces his inner Donald Trump

    AOL chief Tim Armstrong reportedly fired a top executive during a mass conference call. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • employee reportedly fired Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 2:24 PM ET employee reportedly fired

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin shows a leaked clip of AOL CEO Tim Armstrong reportedly firing a employee. Armstrong co-founded, and sold it to AOL in 2007.

  • 'Need to Know' accused of leaking embargoed info Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:38 PM ET
    'Need to Know' accused of leaking embargoed info

    U.S. authorities are investigating Deutsche Börse's "Need to Know News" service, and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong reportedly fired an employee on a conference call. CNBC's John Carney and Bob Pisani, discuss.

  • AOL CEO reportedly fires employee Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:21 PM ET
    AOL CEO reportedly fires employee

    AOL chief Tim Armstrong told employees of Patch that if they're not on board with the company's strategy, then they should leave. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.

  • AOL's CEO: You're fired! Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 11:18 AM ET
    AOL's CEO: You're fired!

    AOL's CEO Tim Armstrong fired a employee while on a conference call with a thousand employees. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the latest details.

  • You’re Fired! AOL CEO channels Trump in sacking Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 8:39 AM ET
    Tim Armstrong, CEO and chairman of AOL

    In a tense conference call last week, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong abruptly—and awkwardly—fired his creative director, in an audio clip now going viral.

  • AOL's Armstrong fires patch employee

    While on a conference call, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong fired a Patch employee in front of 1,000 co-workers. CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin has the details.

  • AOL makes $405 million bet on Internet video, ads Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 8:47 AM ET
    AOL offices in Palo Alto, Calif.

    AOL announced better-than-expected profits, and plans to acquire video ad platform Adap.Tv. This deal marks a "very important day in AOL history," CEO Tim Armstrong told CNBC.

  • Early movers: TWX, DVN, AOL, FB & More Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 7:59 AM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell on Wednesday:

  • AOL to Buy for $322M in cash, $83M in stock Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 7:06 AM ET
    AOL to Buy for $322M in cash, $83M in stock

    "If you want to win in this space, you have to actually get organized around it and get in front of it," said Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discussing the details of his company's acquisition of, a video advertising platform for the world's largest brands, agencies, publishers and ad networks.

  • Time Warner, AOL & Groupon in Focus Wednesday Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 12:36 AM ET

    Time Warner second quarter results due out Wednesday morning are expected to benefit from growth in advertising and subscription revenue at its cable networks.

  • Stock traders on the lookout for higher yields sting Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:05 PM ET

    Already cranky about the Fed, stock traders will be eyeing the Treasury's 10-year note auction Wednesday to see whether it helps drive interest rates higher.

  • Best in Show! Squawking jobs, Fed and hot wheels Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 7:30 AM ET

    It was a literal flood of economic numbers this week for the Fed and investors to chew on—ending with Friday's employment report. This is Talking Squawk.

  • Facebook plans to put TV-style ads in newsfeeds Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    Your newsfeed may soon have TV-style advertisements. Facebook plans to sell 15-second spots to marketers in an effort to dip into the gold mine of money made by TV networks ad deals.

  • Much more to DC's business scene than lobbysists Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 10:23 AM ET
    Washington Monument

    Washington might evoke only images of government offices and monuments, but it is also a business hot spot.

  • AOL's 'search and find' mission Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 8:15 AM ET
    AOL's 'Search and Find' Mission for Live Programming

    Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discusses his company's plans to expand its global strategy to include online video content.