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  • No sector has been tossed around more than the energy sector, which has experienced  volatile swings as investors flip-flop from bullish to bearish and back again.

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    Take our quiz and find out how much you know about one of the most serious public health problems in the nation.

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  • No selling in May today. How should you ride this bull?

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    The government on Monday confirmed what many travelers might have already suspected: U.S. airlines made a lot more money in fees last year.

  • Businesses, investors, governments and consumers are being inundated with complex and conflicting data about climate change and the efforts to address it.So what parts of this new economic paradigm will fundamentally change your life, finances and workplace? It's something CNBC contributor Terry Tamminen addresses in his upcoming book, "Cracking the Carbon Code: The Keys to Sustainable Wealth in the 21st Century."  In the book, Tamminen examines how companies are dealing with their carbon footpr

    Businesses, investors, governments and consumers are being inundated with data about climate change. See some of the potential winners and losers in the new age of carbon awareness.

  • Stocks pulled off a gain Thursday as comments from a European official offered some relief on the Greece front. Consumer-discretionary stocks were the day's best performer, along with materials and industrials.

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, April 22.

  • Stocks opened lower Thursday as investors shrugged off a drop in jobless claims, focusing instead on some weak corporate outlooks. Nokia and eBay tumbled.

  • U.S. stock index futures were lower ahead of the open Thursday as investors looked to the next batch of corporate earnings to give direction to the trading day.

  • The Dow pulled off a gain Monday as Goldman Sachs shares finished higher following news that the SEC vote to sue was close — raising doubt that the charges will stick. Citigroup jumped 7 percent after blowing past earnings forecasts.

  • Google slid lower in extended trade Thursday, despite earnings that topped expectations. What happened?

  • Strong results from Intel and CSX powered Wednesday's rally, however it’s JPMorgan that may present the best trading opportunities.

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    The early news out of the corporate earnings season is that some companies see enough improvement in the economy to begin hiring again. It's a trickle, but it's a start and it's across a variety of industries, including such companies as Intel, JPMorgan Chase and CSX.

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    Portfolio.com is making public for the first time the annual results of the American City Business Journals' survey which asks owners of small and medium businesses to rate 200 brands.

  • While big companies clamor to make the most of new technologies and digital resources, some have it all figured out, while others are still evolving. One of the most popular new technologies is the microblogging site Twitter. To get a sense of the companies most effectively using Twitter, CNBC.com asked Ben Elowitz, CEO of the social media firm and author of the , to give his take on who is making the most the site. From providing better customer service to building stronger consumer connections

    From providing better customer service to building stronger consumer connections, the top "tweeting" companies have improved public relations and enhanced their operations.

  • The S&P closed higher on Thursday buoyed by much stronger than expected same store sales. Is that your signal to sell?

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    Airlines are now touting their summer fares to lure travelers. But what they are also introducing new fees for items and services that used to be free.

  • Stocks wavered on Wednesday after an unexpected drop in the ADP jobs report. How should investors position their portfolios? Bill Spiropoulos, CEO of CoreStates Capital Advisors, and Dennis Wassung, portfolio manager at Cabot Money Management, shared their insights.

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    Companies are increasingly sharing their record cash hoard with investors, and that trend should accelerate with a new wave of increased dividends and buybacks this quarter, according to a report from an investment bank.