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  • Stocks Close With Modest Gains on Fed News Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 | 4:56 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher after losing ground in the last few minutes of the session following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long."  Bank of America and Alcoa rose, while Verizon fell.

  • Stocks Pare Gains Ahead of Close Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks lost ground in the last few minutes of the session, although remained higher, following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long."

  • October 12: Unusual Volume Leaders Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 | 3:04 PM ET

    What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Stocks Pare Losses, as Tech Rises; Verizon Falls Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 | 11:39 AM ET

    Stocks pared losses and turned mixed, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq moving slightly higher, as traders awaited minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting as well earnings from Intel. Verizon and Wal-Mart fell, while AmEx rose.

  • Getting Uncivil Over Coffee Monday, 11 Oct 2010 | 12:16 PM ET
    Coffee

    As you drank that first cup of coffee this Monday morning, did you appreciate the sacrifice that went into it? Do you remember those who gave their all so you could freely drink that venti double shot half caf soy milk mocha?

  • Hugh Hefner: A Life of Firsts Thursday, 7 Oct 2010 | 1:48 PM ET
    Hugh Hefner's lifestyle has forever changed American pop culture. From small publication to full blown international brand, Hefner became one of the most famous entrepreneurs of our time. But the man who grew up to be a magazine magnate and famous playboy came from humble beginnings in the Midwest. It was that background that informed and inspired his business and personal decisions.Here, we take a look at some of the "firsts" in Hefner's life — the moments that have shaped the man and the iconi

    Hugh Hefner's lifestyle has forever changed American pop culture. From small publication to full blown international brand, Hefner became one of the most famous entrepreneurs of our time.

  • When the Senate HELP Committee holds its hearing on for-profit schools Thursday, it's likely to get an earful from Kathleen Bittel, a current employee of Education Management. Education Management spacer, whose Art Institutes represent more than half its enrollment, went public last October. The company’s largest investor is Goldman Sachs spacer. In SEC filings the company claims that around 85 percent of its students land jobs in their field or a “related field” within six months of graduation.

  • How Green Companies Navigate Complex Trash Laws Thursday, 23 Sep 2010 | 9:50 AM ET

    Recycling is now possible across much of the country, but a complex web of rules—along with corporate and local government desires to be seen being as “green” as possible—can make it hard to figure out what’s really happening to all that rescued waste.  Some companies, like Starbucks, are working to navigate those rules.

  • All Perked Up Over Mocha Latte Moola Tuesday, 21 Sep 2010 | 9:29 AM ET
    Coffee

    Coffee is one hot commodity when you're a producer for a three hour morning show. So when coffee futures recently hit 13-plus year highs and raw sugar started trading around seven month highs — it created the jitters. Liking them sweet 'n low is an understatement.

  • Coffee Wars: How Starbucks and McDonald's Blew It Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010 | 6:44 PM ET

    Remember when Starbucks drinkers were elitists, Dunkin' Donuts adherents feared non-English languages and McDonald's coffee became coff-"ay"? Thankfully, the coffee wars are over, but who won? ...A report from TheStreet.

  • Cult Stocks: How to Avoid a Bad Ending Friday, 3 Sep 2010 | 6:20 PM ET

    Cult stocks have been around in the financial market for as long as I can remember, says Tim Melvin. These stocks attract unusual emotions and usually have some popular new product or service that is typically described as being "game changing" or "revolutionary."  ...A report from TheStreet.

  • US Consumers Split into Two Camps: Spend and Save Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | 4:49 AM ET

    Consumer spending in the US has turned into a tale of two cities in 2010, with an entire segment of consumers splurging while another segment spends only on bare necessities. The FT reports.

  • Stocks Pull Off a Gain; Dow Ends Above 10,000 Wednesday, 25 Aug 2010 | 5:59 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded heading into the final hour of trading Wednesday, threatening to snap a four-day losing streak. The Dow was higher, finding firmer footing above 10,000.

  • Stocks advanced on Tuesday, following a series of government reports and earnings that showed hints of strength returning to the economy. David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds, and Stephen Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments, discussed their insights.

  • Stocks End at 2 1/2-Month High; BofA Skids Wednesday, 4 Aug 2010 | 5:17 PM ET

    Stocks were higher Wednesday, led by consumer discretionary stocks, as encouraging reports on jobs and the services sector fueled hopes for the recovery.

  • Stocks Rise Amid Job Hopes; RIM Falls Wednesday, 4 Aug 2010 | 2:40 PM ET

    Stocks were higher Wednesday, led by consumer discretionary stocks, as encouraging reports on jobs and the services sector fueled hopes for the recovery.

  • 15 Pro Athletes Turned Entrepreneurs Wednesday, 4 Aug 2010 | 12:40 PM ET
    In today’s sports-crazed world, athletes like Lebron James and Tony Hawk have quickly become household names. But it’s not just their sport that’s making them famous. Athletes are becoming known for their entrepreneurship and savvy business deals—earning more off the playing field than on. From personalized apparel to multimillion dollar investment companies, see why these athletes truly “score” in the business world.

    In today’s sports-crazed world, athletes like Lebron James and Tony Hawk have quickly become household names. But it’s not just their sport that’s making them famous.

  • Vegas' Quiet Billionaire Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010 | 4:19 PM ET

    Phil Ruffin is a patient man. He snapped up Treasure Island from MGM Resorts International spacer at a relative bargain two years ago, paying about $755 million. Cash.

  • These early-stage outfits are gaining popularity and beginning to draw investment dollars. Do you know who they are?

  • Stocks Surge 2% After Earnings; Banks Jump Thursday, 22 Jul 2010 | 5:45 PM ET

    Stocks logged their best day in two weeks Thursday as a strong batch of earnings reports revived optimism about the economic recovery. Regional banks rallied.