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  • Business Highlights Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    School spending by affluent is widening wealth gap. WASHINGTON— Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else. Ask the experts, and they'll count the ways:.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is considering a change in how it regulates Internet TV, potentially putting it on the same footing as traditional cable and satellite television, an FCC official familiar with the idea said on Tuesday.

  • The case was brought by Brandon Coats, a former customer service representative for Englewood, Colo.- based Dish Network who was fired in 2010 after testing positive for marijuana.

  • Court mulls legality of firing for pot use off job Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:41 AM ET

    DENVER— Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it. Now, the state's highest court is considering whether workers' off-duty medical marijuana use is protected under an obscure state law.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 11- Verizon Communications Inc plans to launch an Internet-based television service in the first half of next year, its chief executive said on Thursday, in a move intended to shake up traditional cable and satellite TV services. In January, Verizon bought an Intel Corp venture to create a web-based TV service.

  • Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler told a wireless industry trade show he counted on them to prove their big interest in buying spectrum from television stations.

  • What to expect from CTIA's big wireless show Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    Various mobile devices sit on display at the Qualcomm Inc. booth at the International CTIA Wireless conference.

    Between Apple's big product unveiling, carrier pricing battles, and potential M&A in the works, the stakes are high for the wireless industry.

  • Sept 5- Dish Network Corp's chairman, Charlie Ergen, recently contacted Deutsche Telekom AG to express interest in acquiring the German company's unit, T-Mobile US Inc, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.

  • Early movers: BKW, BBY, AMZN, CVX, TWX, DIS & more Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:37 AM ET

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

  • How the SpaceX economy can make you money Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Spaceflight remains a dream for most stargazers, but everyone can buy a portfolio of stocks to invest in space travel of the future.

  • Early movers: AAPL, ANN, DUK, DISH, GPS, HD & more Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the NYSE

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

  • Buy Dish Networks?     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    Some say Dish Network might be looked at as a buyer now that Sprint's not acquiring T-Mobile. Discussing the best scenario for Dish, with Jason Bazinet, Citigroup media analyst, and Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities senior analyst.

  • Dish Networks' streaming service     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 3:26 PM ET

    Dish Network plans to launch its streaming service by the end of the year. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports one analyst says investors might need to start looking at the company as a buyer soon.

  • European stocks closed lower, after fluctuating for much of the day, as investors reacted to rate decisions by the BoE and the ECB.

  • Stocks futures modestly higher after drop in claims Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    Wall Street was seen opening higher on Thursday, even as Russia confirmed a wave of counter-sanctions aimed at its Western detractors.

  • FRANKFURT, Aug 7- Deutsche Telekom rejected an offer from Iliad for its mobile business in the United States and said regulators there should help smaller players compete against bigger rivals if they are not allowed to merge.

  • Time Warner mulls massive build out for HBOGo Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    HBO Go streaming service.

    Time Warner's Jeff Bewkes unveiled a vision for unlocking potential across Time Warner's business, and particularly that crown jewel of HBO.

  • FRANKFURT, Aug 6- Deutsche Telekom must decide whether to stay in or leave the United States now that its preferred strategy of selling T-Mobile US to its bigger rival Sprint Corp has crashed into a regulatory wall.

  • NEW YORK/ LOS ANGELES, Aug 6- Dish Network Corp Chairman Charlie Ergen said it makes sense for the satellite operator to consider making a bid for T-Mobile US Inc now that Sprint is out of the picture.