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  • Staples confirms hack; up to 1.2M cards affected Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 4:13 PM ET

    Staples confirmed on Friday a data breach that may have affected up to 1.2 million cards.

  • US companies clamor to do business in Cuba Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    Some U.S. companies took immediate steps to enter the Cuban marketplace after Obama's move to end the trade embargo. The NYT reports.

  • Watch out for these big changes to your credit cards Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Time to reassess your plastic. 2015 could trigger big credit card shakeups amid rising interest rates, new card technology and benefits.

  • Oh, Barbie. It's just not your year, sweetie Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Hollywood Premiere Barbie Doll

    Here's who's hot and who's not this holiday season. Sorry, Barbie, it's just not your year, sweetie.

  • An unforgeable passport? Dutch say they've made it Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 4:05 PM ET
    International travelers wait to have their passports checked at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.

    A new method uses quantum physics to make ID cards, passports or any other document impossible to forge, researchers say.

  • Why brick-and-mortar stores still matter Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 12:08 PM ET
    Foot traffic was slow at both Sears and Kmart to kick off the holiday season, leading to some Sunday clearance sales.

    Despite the popularity of online shopping, brick-and-mortar stores still matter, says Byron Carlock, the real estate sector leader for PwC.

  • Forget the credit card, here's a new way to pay Sunday, 14 Dec 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Innovation in a new way to pay, called tokenization, may help counter the damage from retail database breaches.

  • I've never seen consumers more cautious: Langone Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 10:21 AM ET
    Ken Langone

    Amid signs of cracks in how Americans feel about the economy, Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone tells CNBC he sees extreme wariness among consumers.

  • Amazon falls? China rises? Extreme 2015 predictions Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    A spike in Japanese inflation and a UK housing crash are just some of the other extreme predictions Saxo Bank has offered for the coming year.

  • Chris Christie will get GOP 2016 nod: Ken Langone Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 8:08 AM ET
    Ken Langone

    Ken Langone says he's going to do "everything possible" to help Chris Christie get the 2016 GOP presidential nomination should the he decide to run.

  • Amazon hacked? Extreme predictions for 2015 Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:28 AM ET

    A spike in Japanese inflation, a U.K. housing crash and a Chinese devaluation are just some of the extreme predictions Saxo Bank has offered for 2015.

  • The real benefit of paying with bitcoin Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 1:13 PM ET
    An attendee holds a Titan Bitcoin silver minted coin during the Inside Bitcoins conference in New York.

    Here's bitcoin's real selling point, says Trevor Murphy, the CTO of BitStash.

  • Dec 5- Bebe Stores Inc said it detected a hacking attack on its payment processing system that could have compromised data from cards swiped in its stores in the United States, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. Previous victims included Home Depot Inc, Target Corp, Sears Holdings Corp and Michaels Stores Inc.. Bebe operates 175 retail stores and 35 outlet stores...

  • Dec 4- Hackers may have stolen credit and debit card data from women's apparel retailer Bebe Stores Inc during Thanksgiving and Black Friday, security blog KrebsOnSecurity reported, citing data collected from several financial institutions and at least one underground cybercrime shop. It is not clear if the apparent breach at Bebe Stores is ongoing or...

  • Cramer: Google and Netflix competition heats up Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 6:14 PM ET
    Google's stock price appears on the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York.

    Jim Cramer was really shocked by Google's stock on Thursday. But can Amazon and Netflix keep up with the competition?

  • Sears posts $548M loss, doubles store closure plan Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 12:36 PM ET
    Banners hang from Sears' flagship store in the Loop on January 22, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.

    Sears reported a quarterly net loss of $548 million, and the retailer said it had nearly doubled its planned store closures to cut costs.

  • Shares of Sears were down 1.2 percent at $33.85 in early trading on the Nasdaq. Sears, which has been selling off assets and closing stores in an attempt to return to profitability, said last month it was expecting a net loss attributable to shareholders of between $590 million and $630 million for the fiscal third quarter ending Nov. 1. Sears recorded a net loss of...

  • Sears had said that it was expecting a loss of $590 million- $630 million attributable to shareholders for the third quarter ended Nov. 1. Over the past year, Sears has also separated its Land's End clothing business and shut some Kmart and Sears stores. Sears said last month it might sell up to 300 stores to a newly created real estate investment trust, which would...

  • Wall Street bulls still in play: Pro  Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 9:19 PM ET

    Ben Lichtenstein, President and Founder of Traders Audio, expects the U.S. stock market to seek value higher ahead of jobs data.

  • Retailers take aim at Alibaba Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Bricks-and-mortar retailers, which have attacked Amazon for profiting from what they call a sales tax loophole, now target Alibaba. FT reports.