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  • U.S. says its Internet speeds triple in 3-1/2 years Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    The FCC says video accounts for more than 60 percent of U.S. Still, the United States only ranks 25 out of 39 nations in 2013, according to the FCC. It said the United States was behind many countries including France, Canada, Germany and Japan-- but ahead of Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Israel.

  • 'Force Awakens' becomes fastest movie to $1 billion Monday, 28 Dec 2015 | 6:04 AM ET
    Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger attends the World Premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the Dolby, El Capitan, and TCL Theatres on December 14, 2015 in Hollywood, California.

    "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has reached $1 billion at the box office, achieving the milestone with record-setting hyper speed.

  • This was the top business story in 2015 Sunday, 27 Dec 2015 | 10:42 AM ET
    China investor stock prices

    Here are the top 10 business stories of the year, in descending order. NBCNews reports.

  • Manservant: What women (and some men) really want Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    CNBC reporter, Jane Wells and her man servant.

    San Francisco's "weirdest new startup" provides "a luxury service featuring chivalrous gentlemen offering a non-sexual service."

  • Disney in talks to sell Fusion stake to Univision Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 6:44 PM ET

    Univision is in negotiations to take over Fusion, the channel and digital network that it formed with Walt Disney. FT reports.

  • Early movers: DIS, AAPL, ERIC, TIF, BXLT, & more Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Wall Street looking for Christmas Week comeback Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 7:02 AM ET

    Futures point to a higher open ahead of the last two weeks of trading for 2015, but the year looks to be ending with a whimper.

  • *Spain's IBEX down 1.8 pct, FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.7 pct. *ITV gains on bid speculation, Britain's FTSE up 0.9 pct. LONDON Dec 21- European shares edged higher on Monday, buoyed by gains in carmaker Volkswagen and telecoms equipment manufacturer Ericsson, although an inconclusive result in Spain's election hit the country's stocks.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 18- The U.S. Department of Justice is pursuing a criminal investigation of a May 2014 data breach at ride service Uber, including an examination of whether any employees at competitor Lyft were involved in the episode, sources familiar with the situation said. An investigation by Uber determined that an Internet address potentially...

  • Disney, other theme parks boost security screenings Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 2:31 PM ET
    People at DisneyLand read a new sign in front which says no costumes, toy guns or selfie sticks.

    Major U.S. theme parks in Florida and California are implementing additional security measures to screen visitors.

  • FCC chairman Tom Wheeler told reporters that commission staff sent letters on Wednesday to AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile "to come in and have a discussion with us about some of the innovative things that they are doing." Comcast is rolling out its own live streaming TV service called "Stream TV" that would not count usage against data caps if using Comcast services.

  • FCC wants details on AT&T, Comcast, T-Mobile data plans Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 | 12:44 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec 17- The Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday it has asked major Internet providers to discuss innovative data policies in the wake of the government's net neutrality rules. FCC chairman Tom Wheeler told reporters Thursday that commission staff sent letters on Wednesday to AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile "to come in and have a...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Dec 17- Major U.S. theme parks in Florida and California, including Disney, SeaWorld and Universal Studios, are adding security measures to screen visitors, park officials said on Thursday. The moves follow a Dec. 2 shooting rampage that killed 14 people in San Bernardino, California, by a married couple inspired by Islamic State and Nov. 13 attacks in...

  • How late night TV is becoming prime-time online Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 8:44 AM ET
    Jimmy Fallon

    Late-night shows might be pulling an older audience on TV , but they're gaining traction with younger audiences online.

  • New blow to Halliburton-Baker Hughes deal Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 9:48 PM ET

    Halliburton has been forced to delay for a second time its planned $26bn acquisition of rival Baker Hughes, the Financial Times reports.

  • Dec 15- Three men were arrested on Monday for engaging in a wide-ranging hacking and spamming scheme that targeted personal information of 60 million people including Comcast customers, U.S. prosecutors announced Tuesday. Timothy Livingston, 30, Tomasz Chmielarz, 32, and Devin McArthur, 27, were named in an indictment filed in federal court in Newark, New...

  • Don't expect to get 'Star Wars' tickets at theaters Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 3:23 PM ET
    A still image from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

    The newest "Star Wars" films won't hit theaters for another week, but fans of the franchise are already out in full force.

  • Early movers: DOW, DD, KO, UTX, BABA, YHOO & more Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 9:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York City.

    Take a look at some of Friday's early movers: DOW, DD, KO, UTX, BABA, YHOO & more

  • Spielberg's DreamWorks to shift to Universal: Report Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 7:19 AM ET
    DreamWorks Studios

    DreamWorks Studios has struck a deal for a $200 million equity investment by entertainment company Participant Media, and will shift to Universal.

  • Early movers: CP, TOL, AZO, AMZN, HRB, HD & more Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 8:09 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.