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  • Debate Over Effects of Leno’s Show Monday, 12 Oct 2009 | 12:01 PM ET
    Jay Leno

    Two weeks into a new season, the talk of television is the Leno effect — and whether it is hazardous to NBC’s health.

  • Call Of Shame Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 3:58 PM ET
    Call of Shame

    I think you're going to have a pretty tough time deciding who deserves to be named Worst of the Worst this week in the realm of business, finance, and money. Here are our nominees for this week's Call of Shame. Vote at the bottom for a winner...er, loser.

  • JP Morgan Releases Upbeat Ad Insights Wednesday, 7 Oct 2009 | 9:56 AM ET

    Good news on the advertising outlook from J.P. Morgan, which this morning revealed some upbeat results from a proprietary survey about ad spending for the second half of the year.

  • Letterman Apologizes on the Air to His Wife Tuesday, 6 Oct 2009 | 10:00 AM ET
    David Letterman

    David Letterman apologized on the air Monday to his wife, Regina, for his revelation last week of his sexual relationships with staff members, saying she had been “horribly hurt” and adding, “I’ve got my work cut out for me” to mend the relationship.

  • How I Found Success In A Tough Job Market Friday, 2 Oct 2009 | 12:07 PM ET
    Job Losses

    In the interest of maybe helping someone who’s out of work and losing hope, this is my story. When I heard this morning that the unemployment rate is at its highest level since June 1983 I went “wow.” That’s when I happened to enter the job market after graduating from USC in mid-May of that year. Or, at least that’s when I tried to enter the job market.

  • Stocks opened lower Friday after a report showed job losses were far worse than expected in September. Is this the beginning of a market correction? David Spika, VP and investment strategist at WHG Funds and Michael Yoshikami, president and chief investment strategist at YCMNET Advisors and CNBC contributor shared their insights.

  • What are Media Conglomerates Worth? Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 2:06 PM ET

    As David Faber reported, General Electric and Comcast are in talks to spin off GE's NBC Universal, parent of CNBC, into a new company that will be merged with the content assets of Comcast.  What might this deal be worth?  Start by looking at comparable valuations.

  • Pops & Drops: Cisco, Merck... Monday, 28 Sep 2009 | 5:49 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Cisco and Merck popped while IBM and Xerox dropped.

  • Dan Brown's Bestseller Tuesday, 15 Sep 2009 | 9:43 AM ET
    Dan Brown - Davinci Code

    It's been six years since Dan Brown's "Da Vinci Code" debuted, which has since sold more than 40 million copies, and now he's trying to break records and wow booksellers yet again.

  • Jay Leno and NBC's Primetime Gamble Monday, 14 Sep 2009 | 11:39 AM ET
    Jay Leno

    Today NBC launches Jay Leno's new hour-long primetime show at 10 pm as part of a plan for the network to bring down costs and take a different approach to its primetime lineup.

  • Stocks at Highs; Banks Rebound, Health Care Gains Thursday, 10 Sep 2009 | 11:37 PM ET
    The Crisis: 1 Year Later - A CNBC Special Report - See Complete Coverage

    Stocks edged up Thursday, with a brighter outlook from Procter & Gamble and a better-than-expected jobless claims report, countering a dim forecast from Monsanto.

  • Stocks End Near Highs; Banks, Tech Strong Thursday, 10 Sep 2009 | 11:06 PM ET

    Stocks edged up Thursday, with a brighter outlook from Procter & Gamble and a better-than-expected jobless claims report, countering a dim forecast from Monsanto.

  • Give Up a Little Privacy, Get a Great Deal Tuesday, 1 Sep 2009 | 1:40 PM ET
    Woman on her laptop in a cafe.

    If I were to ask you if you'd be happy with a company scraping your personal information from a Facebook post and using it in their business, you might not like that. However, if I said that information would be used to give you a deep-discount at your favorite restaurant, you might reconsider.

  • An Institution Ends When 'Guiding Light' Turns Off Tuesday, 1 Sep 2009 | 11:35 AM ET
    Kim Zimmer

    You don't have to be a fan of the show, or of the soap opera genre it pioneered, to feel a sense of gravity at the demise of "Guiding Light."

  • Pops & Drops: JPMorgan, Boeing... Monday, 31 Aug 2009 | 6:07 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Nasdaq and JPMorgan popped while CBS and Boeing dropped.

  • In an innovative push to protect cable subscription revenue Time Warner Cable has rallied content providers to launch a password-protected online access system for subscribers.

  • Better than -674,000 but... Friday, 21 Aug 2009 | 11:25 AM ET
    Vince Farrell

    Unemployment claims upticked to 576,000 last week from 561,000 the prior week. While still better than late March's -674,000, the recent trend shows a stubborn jobless situation. The four week moving average rose a bit to 570,000 and the continuing claims of 6.24 million shows a consumer that is not likely to rise from the ashes all that quickly.

  • These days anyone with an iPhone is a citizen journalist. And that makes the Southeastern Conference, which has a $3 billion plus, 15-year contract with CBS and ESPN very, very scared.

  • CBS News Pioneer Don Hewitt Dies at 86 Wednesday, 19 Aug 2009 | 1:08 PM ET
    Don Hewitt

    Don Hewitt, the CBS Newsman who invented "60 Minutes" and produced the popular newsmagazine for 36 years, has died. He was 86.

  • DirecTV's NFL Sunday Online and TV's Future? Monday, 17 Aug 2009 | 1:54 PM ET

    DirecTV is rolling out a test in which cable customers in New York can pay $349 to watch Sunday games online.