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  • Code Advisors: A New Media Bank Bets on Tech-Media Scene Wednesday, 24 Feb 2010 | 3:24 PM ET

    "Code Advisors," a new media investment bank launching tomorrow, is banking on a surge in media and tech deals, and old media's need to get new media savvy.

  • ABC Headquarters

    ABC News is looking to eliminate up to 400 positions by offering buyouts across the news division. The number of people who opt for the "voluntary separation package" will determine whether the company does layoffs and how many people get the axe.

  • Stocks Log Best Week of 2010 as Fed Shock Fades Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 5:44 PM ET

    Stocks eked out a gain Friday, with the Dow ending above 10,400, as the initial shock of the Fed's surprise move to raise the discount rate wore off.

  • Trader Talk: Is Schlumberger Gunning for Smith Intl.? Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 11:25 AM ET

    Stocks were jittery following the Fed’s announcement that it is raising the discount rate — the rate that the Fed charges banks for loans. However, this move was expected following indications of a pending move by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke during his Congressional testimony last week.

  • Dow Rebounds as Post-Fed Jitters Subside Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 11:18 AM ET

    The Dow rebounded after a lower open Friday as investors settled down after the initial shock of the Fed's surprise move to raise the discount rate.

  • Futures Pare Losses as Fed Move Sinks In Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | 8:41 AM ET

    Stock index futures are pointing to a lower open on Wall Street but were well off their lows as investors reacted to a surprise move by the Federal Reserve to hike its discount lending rate to banks.

  • Dow Extends Winning Streak for 3rd Session Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 6:31 PM ET

    Stocks rose for a third straight day Thursday as an encouraging manufacturing report helped fuel investor optimism about the recovery.

  • CBS Revenue Flat with Last Year as Ads Slowly Recover Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 5:01 PM ET
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    CBS is more reliant on ads than any of the other media giants: the good news is that its results show a gradual ongoing recovery in the ad market.

  • Women in Tight Shirts Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 3:00 PM ET

    That got your attention, didn't it? Buxom gals showing off their assets is a sure way to get people (men) to stop in their tracks and pay attention.

  • Stocks Rebound After Philly Fed Report Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 1:43 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded off a weak open Thursday after a report showed manufacturing in the Philadelphia region improved in February.

  • Futures Go Negative on Weak Economic Signs Thursday, 18 Feb 2010 | 8:45 AM ET

    Stock index futures slipped after higher readings in weekly jobless claims and inflation pointed to more headwinds for the economic recovery.

  • Earnings Roundup: Feb. 18 Wednesday, 17 Feb 2010 | 5:59 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Feb. 18.

  • Olympics: Making the Most of A Major Investment Friday, 12 Feb 2010 | 8:57 AM ET
    View of the BC Place Stadium which will host the Winter Olympics opening and closing ceremonies in downtown Vancouver.

    Major events like the Olympics and Oscars offer a rare opportunity for marketers in this changing media landscape.

  • The Ad Bowl's Big Winners Monday, 8 Feb 2010 | 4:53 PM ET

    The morning after the big game the New Orleans Saints weren't the only big winners: advertisers cashed in on the biggest audience for any program and TV history. So who won?

  • The Black Widows Monday, 8 Feb 2010 | 1:24 PM ET
    Before his untimely death, aspiring but unsuccessful screenwriter Ken McDavid strikes seeming gold when Helen Golay befriends him. She takes him off the streets, pays for rent, food and clothes. But, it’s a set-up. Helen and her friend Olga Rutterschmidt are ruthless con artists who take out life insurance policies on unsuspecting men and kill them in hit-and-run "accidents."Click ahead to find out how these "black widows" ultimately get trapped in their own web of lies and deceit.

    Helen and her friend Olga Rutterschmidt are ruthless con artists who take out life insurance policies on unsuspecting men and kill them in hit-and-run "accidents."

  • Infamous Black Widows Friday, 5 Feb 2010 | 7:01 PM ET
    Since the early 1970s, law enforcement authorities have noted a significant increase in the number of women convicted of murder. Their victims are typically close to them — quite frequently family members or close acquaintances. And the motive? It often involves personal gain — most often, life insurance policies naming the suspected murderess as the benefactor.Here, we take a look at some of the most notorious murder cases committed by women over the last century that involve their families and

    Here, we take a look at some of the most notorious murder cases over the last century committed by women and involving their families and friends as victims.

  • Super Bowl's Online Game Friday, 5 Feb 2010 | 12:17 PM ET

    The Super Bowl on CBS isn't just about TV. Advertisers who hell out millions for a 30-second spot are working hard to maximize their return on investment, so they're going online.

  • What's a Super Bowl Ad Worth? Friday, 5 Feb 2010 | 9:40 AM ET

    The Super Bowl isn't just the biggest game of the year; it's the biggest annual forum for advertisers.

  • Most Unusual Super Bowl Prop Bets Wednesday, 3 Feb 2010 | 7:42 AM ET
    From bookmakers to "Super Bowl Squares", gambling on the outcome of the Super Bowl is big business.Here's a look at some of the more unusual proposition bets (wagers on a very specific outcome) that are being taken on the "big game" by one of the premier online gambling sites,  this year for the Indianapolis Colts vs. New Orleans Saints matchup in Miami, FL on Sunday, February 7th.By , Senior Producer for CNBC.com

    Here's a look at some of the more unusual proposition bets that are being taken on the "big game" by one of the premier online gambling sites, Bodog.com this year.

  • Farrell: Behind the 'Good' Headlines Tuesday, 2 Feb 2010 | 11:49 AM ET

    The week started out with nothing but good looking news. Overseas a bunch of countries reported their Purchasing Managers surveys (PMI) and they were almost uniformly good.