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  • Sports Biz with Darren Rovell -- On the Ground Coverage of the Super Bowl

    When the Super Bowl airs on NBC this Sunday a lot of people will be paying more attention to the commercials than the game itself, and this year those ads will be entering a whole new dimension.

  • Stocks rallied, led by banks, after a wobbly open Monday. The market also got a boost from a blockbuster pharma deal, which helped overshadow a gloomy outlook from Caterpillar and other earnings worries.

  • Stocks got a boost from a better-than-expected report on the housing market, which overshadowed Caterpillar's gloomy outlook and other earnings worries.

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    Another round of layoffs was announced by big-name companies Monday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.

  • The Presidential inauguration just added fuel to Wall Street's fires of volatility during the week, but it was just part of the market picture.   Through it all, CNBC guests had plenty of suggestions about places for stock-market investors to put their money, as Courtney Reagan explains in this  edition of "The Week and You:"

  • Following a Historic-Presidential Inauguration, marked by heighten volatility in the markets, all major US indices finish the week in negative territory. 

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    Stocks fell on Friday, pressured by weak corporate earnings and concerns about the outlook for the rest of the year.

  • Stocks ended a topsy-turvy week mixed as techs and banks rallied but about half of the Dow finished the day in negative territory.

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    While Americans stock up on beer, Buffalo wings and pizza for their Super Bowl parties, marketers are hoping consumers pick up one more item this year: their 3-D glasses. Several big companies are building promotional campaigns around the big game to push new technology and programming options.

  • U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday as worries about earnings continued to rattle the market.

  • The Nasdaq launched a Government Relief Index on Jan. 5 to measure the performance of companies receiving TARP money, and now investors want a piece of the action.

  • U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday as worries about earnings continued to rattle the market.

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    Wall Street and Washington now favor a government-run entity to buy troubled assets from banks and other struggling financial firms.

  • Europe is weaker after the U.K. reported its second straight quarterly decline in GDP (1.5 percent), the weakest quarter since 1980.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Friday, following on from weakness in the previous session.

  • The stock market, easily swayed by earnings news, has its sights set on General Electric Friday. GE releases its earnings and plans a conference call with analysts ahead of the market open.

  • Warren Buffett, in a taped interview with Susie Gharib of National Business Report on PBS

    Warren Buffett sat down recently for a taped interview with Susie Gharib of Nightly Business Report to mark the PBS program's 30th anniverary tonight.  In the conversation, Buffett hints Berkshire Hathaway might buy back some of its stock since it has fallen so sharply from its highs.  He also says the credit crunch is easing but business conditions are getting worse.  This is a transcript of that entire interview, as provided to us by NBR.

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    In this Web Extra the traders reveal how to game earnings from Schlumberger, Samsung, and Harley-Davidson.

  • Stocks retreated Thursday as Microsoft layoffs and bank worries overshadowed hope for economic stimulus.

  • The Academy Award nominations are out and the movie studios are counting their wins so far and their chances of taking home gold statuettes next month.