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  • Obama flip-flops on FCC transparency: Chaffetz Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:32 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

    President Obama has not supported Congress in getting clarity from the FCC on net neutrality, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee tells CNBC.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 26- U.S. regulators on Thursday imposed the toughest rules yet on Internet service providers, aiming to ensure fair treatment of all web traffic through their networks. The Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines, with Democrats in favor, to approve new "net neutrality" rules that seek to restrict broadband providers' power to...

  • What the net neutrality battle is really about Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:20 PM ET
    Internet wires connections

    The FCC's net neutrality regulations heat up the debate between Internet companies and Internet service providers.

  • Who wins—and who loses—on net neutrality rules Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    A demonstrator holds a sign in support of net neutrality outside the Federal Communications Commission headquarters in Washington, May 14, 2014.

    The FCC is widely expected to pass new rules Thursday that classify the Internet as a public utility, and there's a clear list of winners and losers.

  • Here's a $48M Manhattan triplex fit for a prince Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:05 PM ET
    The living room of a 10,500-square-foot triplex apartment, owned by a Saudi prince, has just come on the market for $48.5 million.

    If you want to live like a prince in Manhattan, here's your chance: A 10,500-square-foot triplex apartment, once owned by a prince, is up for sale for $48.5 million.

  • Father of net neutrality: Rules won't kill spending Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 9:54 AM ET
    Technology connections internet

    The man who coined the phrase net neutrality rejects the idea that enforcing the policy would lead to reduced investment in broadband.

  • What net neutrality means for companies, consumers   Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    What net neutrality means for companies, consumers

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan and CNET Senior Editor Maggie Reardon talk about what the FCC's net neutrality vote could mean for consumers and companies.

  • FACTBOX-What is net neutrality? U.S. debates once again Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    That means companies such as Comcast Corp or Verizon Communications Inc would be barred from blocking or slowing access to any website or content on the web, for instance to benefit their own services over those of competitors. The FCC, which regulates U.S. cable and other companies that provide broadband services, has tackled net neutrality rules several...

  • Tougher Internet rules to hit cable, telecoms companies Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    It culminated in the FCC receiving a record 4 million comments and a call from President Barack Obama to adopt the strongest rules possible. The FCC sought new net neutrality rules after a federal court rejected their previous version in January 2014. The shift gives the FCC more authority to police various types of deals between providers such as Comcast Corp...

  • Trading FCC's net neutrality smackdown Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler

    The best trades ahead of the vote by the Federal Communications Commission on net neutrality.

  • GOP surrenders on net neutrality Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:29 PM ET
    Sen. John Thune

    The Republican resistance in Congress surrendered to Obama’s call to protect an open Internet, with rules likely to be approved by regulators, NYT.

  • Comcast adds video, Internet customers in quarter Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 11:37 AM ET
    File photo: Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts speaks during a news conference in Washington, D.C.

    Comcast, the largest U.S. cable operator, posted higher fourth-quarter revenue as it added new video and high-speed Internet customers.

  • *Toll Brothers rises after results. NEW YORK, Feb 24- U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 at intraday records, as investors attempted to interpret testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. "You see so much conflicting data coming about, between the minutes and public statements that have been made," said Dan Farley, regional...

  • Comcast Corp said on Tuesday it was "optimistic" that it would close its $45 billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc in early 2015.. Chief Executive Officer Brian Roberts said during a conference call on Tuesday that lots of information-gathering was taking place between Comcast and U.S. regulators. Comcast is one of the leading broadband and cable providers...

  • Waiting for Yellen Q&A, but QE helping elsewhere Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 10:21 AM ET
    The Federal Reserve building in Washington.

    As investors await word on U.S. interest rate increases, quantitative easing certainly seems to be helping stock markets in Europe and Japan.

  • Ex-FCC chief shocked by Obama net rules meddling Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:50 AM ET
    Michael Powell, Former FCC Chairman.

    Net neutrality rules proposed by the FCC are a "sad example of unreasoned decision-making," former commission chairman Michael Powell tells CNBC.

  • *Yellen's two-day testimony before Congress to start at 10 a.m.. *Toll Brothers rises after results. Yellen will give the central bank's semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to the Senate Banking Committee at 10 a.m., the first of her two days of testimony.

  • US stocks on edge as eyes fix on Yellen Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:12 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee July 15, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    U.S. stock index futures signaled a flat open on Tuesday, as investors await hints on the timing of a rate rise at Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech.

  • *Yellen's two-day testimony before Congress to start at 10 a.m.. *Toll Brothers rises in premarket after results. Yellen will give the central bank's semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to the Senate Banking Committee at 10 a.m., the first of her two days of testimony.

  • Early movers: HD, CMCSA, TOL, ODP, JPM & more Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 8:15 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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