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  • Stand and Deliver: Apple Ties CEO Award to Stock Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 8:04 PM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook

    Apple added a caveat to CEO Tim Cook's one-time stock award: They're tying it, in part, to the performance of the stock, which is down 42 percent from its high above $700.

  • Charges Filed Against Snowden in Surveillance Case Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 7:39 PM ET
    Edward Snowden

    The US has filed charges against Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor who exposed the US government's top-secret surveillance programs.

  • Death of the Textbook—and the 50-Pound Bookbag Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    The textbook's day's are numbered, with the rise of e-books and self-publishing. That will mean lighter bookbags and prices, but they're still not cheap.

  • These People Have the Best Jobs in the World Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    It's official! Australia has named the winners of its "Best Jobs in the World" contest — here are the winners, everyone from outback adventurer to chief funster.

  • Banks Vie for $15 Billion Wal-Mart Retirement Plan Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Wal-Mart is said to be considering bids from retirement plan managers to run its $15.6 billion 401(k) program, which has been administered by BofA's Merrill Lynch for 15 years.

  • Boehner to Obama: Press Dems on Student Loan Rates Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 3:03 PM ET

    The House speaker urged the president to push Democrats to back a move to switch student loan interest rates to a market-based system before they double.

  • LAX Goes Gucci Gucci Goo—and Porsche, Too Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Los Angeles World Airports is spending more than $4 billion to renovate facilities, and $1.9 billion is being used to give the Tom Bradley International Terminal a makeover.

  • FAA: Maybe an e-reader won't bring down the plane Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Hey, who's in the mood for a game of Words With Friends? The FAA is considering relaxing restrictions on shutting off devices at takeoff and landing.

  • As Supply of Cape Cod Mansions Shrinks, Prices Soar Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 12:42 PM ET
    Billionaire William Koch is putting his historic compound on the private island of Oyster Harbors up for sale, CNBC has learned.

    Sales and rental prices on Cape Cod are rising, especially at the top end of the market. Plus, see which property billionaire William Koch has put up for sale, CNBC has learned.

  • Plugging Leaks: Conference Board Ends Embargoes Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    The Conference Board will stop giving members of the media early information about data as a result of fears it is creating an "unlevel playing field" in financial markets.

  • It's a Ruff Day at the Office for Lucky Dogs Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 10:46 AM ET
    Bring your dog to work day!!

    You may find some new friends at the office Friday—four-legged ones. It’s Take Your Dog to Work Day. The percentage of people who take pets to work is still small, but growing.

  • Some Disabled Workers Paid Just Pennies an Hour Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 10:46 AM ET
    Harold Leigland works at the Goodwill Facility in Great Falls, Montana where he earns $5.46 and hour.

    One of the nation's best-known charities is paying disabled workers as little as 22 cents an hour, thanks to a 75-year-old legal loophole that critics say needs to be closed.

  • Lawyer in Murder Case Eyes NSA Data for Evidence Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 9:42 AM ET
    National Security Agency building in Fort Meade, Md.

    Experts say a novel legal argument in a murder case could encourage other lawyers to fight for access to the newly disclosed NSA surveillance database. NBCNews.com reports.

  • Senate Immigration Bill Boosted by Border Deal Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 7:39 AM ET
    U.S. Border Patrol agent Ryan Bell looks for drug smugglers along the Rio Grande.

    Immigration legislation offering citizenship to millions is swiftly gaining ground following a bipartisan agreement on dramatic steps aimed at securing the border with Mexico.

  • Oracle's Cloud Subscriptions Disappoint; Shares Dive Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:03 PM ET

    Oracle reported a modest increase in new software sales and Internet-based software subscriptions, sending its shares lower. The company also said its stock will move to the NYSE.

  • Fed Shakes Global Markets as Interest Rates Rise Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 4:35 PM ET

    Signs the Fed could pull back on its easy money policies sent the dollar higher and interest rates rose to a two-year high, jarring stocks and other risk markets around the globe.

  • Fears About Fed Exit Trounce Gold; Futures Down 6% Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:49 PM ET

    Gold settled down more than 6 percent Thursday as investors fled after the Federal Reserve gave a signal that it plans to end the era of easy money.

  • Rising Rates Are Not a Bad Rx for Pharma: Ryan Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:27 PM ET

    Independent of the debate on the Federal Reserve and interest rates, FTI Consulting's Barbara Ryan expects pharmaceutical and biotech stocks can continue to do well.

  • Facebook's Instagram Video Takes on Twitter's Vine Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:32 PM ET
    A Facebook employee wears a shirt with the logo of the new Instagram video option during a press event at Facebook headquarters on June 20, 2013 in Menlo Park, California.

    Facebook's "surprise" product announcement Thursday was the launch of video for Instagram.

  • Boehner: Bernanke's Fed to Blame for Selloff Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Speaker John Boehner blames the markets selloff on the Fed, but in a CNBC interview he declines to say whether he thinks Ben Bernanke should remain at the helm once his term ends.

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