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  • What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Jan. 25.

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    Walt Disney has laid off a significant portion of its gaming studio employees, the company confirmed Tuesday.

  • "DRJ" on Tuesday said someone is making a very bearish call on this prominent retail name.

  • The exterior of Yahoo! corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, California.

    Yahoo today announced layoffs affecting about 1 percent of the global workforce, which would be about 150 people. These layoffs are in addition to the cut of about 700 workers the company announced last month; those cuts mostly affected the product group.

  • The market is up roughly 3 percent in January, but expect stocks to consolidate in February, warned Tobias Levkovich, chief U.S. equity strategist at Citi.

  • Stocks slumped modestly despite an unexpected jump in consumer confidence, and amid a slew of big earnings releases, a day after the Dow reached new highs.

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    The IPO market might not be booming, but there's no doubt, it's alive and getting stronger. This week, eight companies are expected to price. Next week, there are 10.

  • How should you trade Yahoo! and Verizon in the wake of their earnings reports?

  • Chinese President Hu Jintao talks with Vice President Xi Jinping at China's Parliament in Beijing, China.

    Following a succession plan laid out years ago, President Hu Jintao will pass the baton to his presumed successor, Xi Jinping, now China’s vice president. The New York Times reports.

  • Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of St. Joe and Titanium Metals popped while Dangdang and Yahoo dropped.

  • Stocks ended modestly higher as strength in energy and materials stocks outweighed pressure from financials in the wake of a disappointing earnings report from Citigroup and ahead of more reports from banks later this week. Boeing and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.

  • Stocks continued to trade modestly higher ahead of the close Tuesday as strength in energy and materials stocks outweighed pressure from financials in the wake of a disappointing earnings report from Citigroup and ahead of more reports from banks later this week.  Boeing and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.

  • Stocks traded mixed amid worries over Apple's future as CEO Steve Jobs takes a medical leave of absence, and disappointing earnings results from Citigroup. Boeing and Caterpillar rose, while BofA fell.

  • OVERCONNECTED: The Promise and Threat of the Internet

    "I cannot imagine Google vanishing but I can easily envision their high profit business model getting broken and there invincible position substantially weakening. The risk is they will become boring, writes the author of "Overconnected."

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    The star of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show wasn’t even there, says CNBC contributor David Pogue.

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    It was no surprise to me when the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling found the management of BP and two of its contactors, Transocean and Halliburton, at fault for their missteps, which played an integral part to the deaths of 11 rig workers and the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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    Chiefs of staff are not just for politicians anymore. CEOs and other high-level executives in the private sector are starting to employee these right-hand men and women. Public companies with chiefs of staff on the payroll, just to name a few, include Yahoo, AOL and Polo Ralph Lauren.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.

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    CES kicks off today and buzz is already building about the hot new devices and services that will grab the attention of consumers and investors. Some clear themes have already emerged and it's all about new mobile devices, seamless integration of streaming and traditional content, more powerful chips, and persistent 3D.

  • Yahoo has been dead money for years. Is there any good reason to put money to work in this stock, now? Also our conversation with Christopher Whalen.