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  • CBS announces $1.5 billion stock buyback program     Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    CBS is reporting Q4 EPS of $0.78 ex-items on revenue of $3.91 billion, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The company also announced plans for a $1.5 billion stock buyback program.

  • US stocks seesaw in wake of Yellen boost Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:07 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were mixed on Wall Street after stocks surged on the reassurances of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

  • Bulls ready to reach new highs; caution on rally Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 6:36 PM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The Dow closed at 15,994, a gain of 1.2 percent. The Nasdaq was up 1 percent at 4,191, higher on the year but still off its January highs.

  • Next up for markets—Janet Yellen Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 6:54 PM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The Fed chair's first testimony before Congress is the big event for markets in the week ahead, as traders sift through economic data.

  • The four publishers that have agreed to the deal include Lagardere SCA's Hachette Book Group Inc; News Corp's HarperCollins Publishers LLC; CBS Corp's Simon& Schuster Inc, and Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH's Macmillan. Last year, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that Apple Inc had conspired with five major publishers to raise e-book prices.

  • Squawking AOL and Obamacare; why Twitter tanked Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    This is Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, providing tidbits, insights and some sarcastic reflections.

  • Midday movers: CBS, Humana, Arch Coal & More Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:44 PM ET
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    Some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • CBS wins rights to 8 Thursday night NFL games Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:44 PM ET
    Members of the CBS Sports team work along the sidelines during an NFL game at Ford Field on August 27, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan.

    CBS will air eight Thursday night National Football League games during the 2014 season.

  • President Barack Obama still wants to hear from other federal agencies before deciding whether to accept the State Department's finding that the Keystone XL pipeline would have no major impact on climate change, his top aide said on Sunday.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 30- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke departs the U.S. central bank on Friday after eight largely turbulent years in which he guided the economy through the most virulent financial crisis and recession since the Great Depression. Oct. 24, 2005- President George W. Bush nominates Bernanke to be Fed chairman.

  • Jan 28- Comcast Corp's NBC network, for years a ratings laggard, is ahead in a key contest among broadcasters even before it attracts millions of viewers this month to its marquee event, the Winter Olympics.

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 27- Beatles, robots and a mass wedding drew 28.5 million viewers to the Grammy awards television broadcast on Sunday night, the show's second-largest audience in two decades, CBS Corp's broadcast network CBS said on Monday.

  • Midday movers: Nu Skin, Tyson, Rentrak & More Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 2:12 PM ET
    A trader watches Twitter stock at the closing bell the day of its IPO.

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 14- Venture capitalist Vinod Khosla on Tuesday issued a harsh rebuke to "60 Minutes" a week after the news magazine TV show broadcast a report saying that Silicon Valley and Washington have little to show for their investments in clean technology.

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 14- Venture capitalist Vinod Khosla on Tuesday issued a harsh rebuke to "60 Minutes" a week after the news magazine TV show broadcast a report saying that Silicon Valley and Washington have little to show for their investments in clean technology.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 10- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a closely watched appeal filed by the four major broadcasters against online television service Aereo Inc, which they claim steals copyrighted television content.

  • Supreme Court to hear Aereo case     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 3:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the Supreme Court has agreed to hear broadcasters' appeal over Aereo technology. CBS, Comcast and Disney believe Aereo uses their technology to steal creative content.

  • Top US court to hear case on free TV streaming Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 3:05 PM ET

    The Supreme Court granted an appeal to broadcasters who sought to have online television service Aereo shut down.

  • Amazon signs exclusive deal with CBS for "Extant" Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    Jan 8- Amazon.com Inc signed a deal allowing it to stream CBS Corp's new science-fiction thriller series "Extant" four days after it is broadcast on television. CBS will start screening the show in June and Amazon will be allowed to stream episodes four days later. Amazon has similar deals with PBS for the British drama series "Downton Abbey".

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 6- Negotiations over a $1 trillion U.S. spending bill to implement last month's budget deal were snagged on some partisan policy disputes on Monday, just days before another government shutdown deadline on Jan. 15, according to congressional aides.

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