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  • *Cisco, late on Thursday, said order growth was slowing and its enterprise business outside the United States was weakening. *Dow component Cisco's shares fell 5 percent to $26.42 premarket after the network equipment maker forecast adjusted profit and revenue growth below estimates. *Nordstrom sank 20.75 percent to $50.30 after its weak results and forecast.

  • Friday the 13th marks end of unlucky week Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 7:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after Thursday's sharp drop.

  • Nov 12- Yum Brands Inc, which is spinning off its dominant China business, said October sales at established restaurants in the country rose 5 percent and backed its same-store sales forecast for the fourth quarter. Shares of the parent company of the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell chains were down nearly 2 percent at $67.11 in extended trading.

  • After-hours buzz: Cisco, Nordstrom, Netflix & more Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 5:05 PM ET

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Cisco, Nordstrom, Netflix & more.

  • Yum's October same-restaurant sales in China rise 5 pct Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 4:41 PM ET

    Nov 12- Yum Brands Inc, which is spinning off its dominant China business, said on Thursday October sales at established restaurants in the country rose 5 percent, driven by KFC.

  • Hershey to offer healthier Kisses this holiday season Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 12:00 PM ET

    Nov 12- Chocolate maker Hershey Co said it would launch Hershey's Kisses and milk chocolate bars made with no artificial flavors for the holiday season, as it looks to cater to a growing demand for less-processed food. Neil Saunders, chief executive of retail research firm Conlumino, said this was a good move ahead of the holiday season as people tend to buy better...

  • KFC's plan to make eating fried chicken easier Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    Good news: KFC is testing delivery. Bad news: It's probably not near you.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- Thousands of protesters took to the streets across the U.S. on Tuesday to demand a $15- an-hour minimum wage and union rights for fast food workers, a campaign intended to attract support from national political candidates ahead of the 2016 elections. Organizers said thousands of low-wage workers walked off their jobs in some 270 cities across...

  • What diet? Pizza Hut debuts triple decker pizza box Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    Pizza Hut Triple Treat Pizza Box

    Pizza Hut is hoping that Americans will kick their diets to the curb this holiday season with a new triple layer pizza box, USA Today reports.

  • *China has been multinationals' growth driver as West stagnated. *Now slowing growth in China prompting strategic rethink. SHANGHAI/ ZURICH, Nov 6- A slowdown in China is forcing multinational companies to treat the world's second-biggest economy more like a developed market, turning away from a headlong dash for growth to focus on premium businesses, or...

  • How to get free Taco Bell today Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 11:13 AM ET
    A Taco Bell restaurant in Laguna Beach, California.

    Taco Bell is giving away one breakfast item for free. Here's why.

  • Ex-Taco Bell exec 'extremely remorseful': Attorney Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 7:44 PM ET
    Taco Bell executive caught assaulting an Uber driver.

    The man who lost his job after allegedly attacking an Uber driver now wants to apologize in person.

  • Cramer: Don't you dare play the uptrend Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Jim Cramer sees a rocky road ahead for several sectors over the next few days and issues a stern warning to investors.

  • Taco Bell exec out after alleged Uber car assault Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 8:39 AM ET
    The Uber driver asked his passenger to leave the vehicle before violence erupted.

    A man was caught on video being pepper sprayed after appearing to attack an Uber driver in Southern California.

  • Wall Street edgy after powerful Nov start Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:23 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after November got off to a rousing start, with the Dow joining the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in positive territory for the year.

  • BOSTON, Nov 2- Daniel Loeb's Third Point hedge fund now holds more bets on stock price declines than gains, the billionaire told investors in a letter seen by Reuters on Monday, making him one of the first hedge fund managers to outline a new strategy following a turbulent third quarter. The biggest losers during the quarter include SunEdison, Dow Chemical Co.,...

  • Can celebs sue you for saying their catch phrase? Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 1:52 PM ET
    Jay-Z and Donald Trump

    From Trump to Jay-Z, here are 10 celebrities who tried to trademark their catch phrase — and if they can sue you if you use it.

  • China's new birth policy could boost these stocks Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 11:56 AM ET
    A customer shops for baby milk in a supermarket in Haikou, China.

    The Chinese Communist Party's decision to do away with the one-child policy will benefit companies that sell baby products market in the country.

  • A World Series steal better than a free breakfast wrap Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 12:44 PM ET

    CNBC data partner Kensho offers a new take on 'Moneyball': uncovering consumer stocks that are heavy-hitters during World Series week.

  • These CEOs' retirement accounts are worth $4.9B Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Money in suit pocket

    CEOs are amassing huge sums in their retirement accounts, even as the availability of employer-sponsored retirement plans falls.