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  • Look Ahead: Stock Bulls Try to Keep High Ground Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 7:48 PM ET

    After a week of wild swings, stock bulls will try to keep control of a market that has few catalysts between May's employment report and the next Fed meeting June 19.

  • Misfired 2010 Email Alerted DC IRS to Targeting Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 5:11 PM ET
    IRS Building, Washington, DC

    A misfired email from an IRS worker in Cincinnati three years ago alerted IRS officials in Washington to the extra scrutiny given to conservative groups, according to what the worker told congressional investigators.

  • Markets See Summer of Fed Easing at Full Speed Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 2:27 PM ET

    Stocks rose with the dollar, as traders viewed the May jobs report as strong enough to signal more economic growth, but not so strong as to push the Fed toward tapering.

  • Housing Investors Cool on Buy-to-Rent Model Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    For the past three years investors have been buying distressed properties in bulk and pushing prices higher. Now some investors say they have priced themselves out of the market.

  • Romney Optimistic About Republican Win in 2016 Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 11:25 AM ET
    Mitt Romney

    Mitt Romney tells Larry Kudlow that Republicans have a strong chance in the 2016 presidential election in the midst of Obama administration scandals and a lack of leadership in Washington.

  • No Swoon: Job Creation Continues, Rate Up to 7.6% Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 10:11 AM ET
    A man waits to speak to a U.S. Department of State job recruiter at the Choice Career Fairs job fair in Arlington, Virginia, U.S.

    Despite anticipation of a spring-into-summer swoon, the U.S. economy continued to create jobs at a relatively strong pace in May, adding 175,000 positions as the unemployment rate ticked higher to 7.6 percent.

  • White House Reacts to Jobs Number     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 9:39 AM ET

    "Today's report shows that the economy is continuing to recover," said Alan Krueger, White House Council of Economic Advisers chairman, commenting on today's better-than-expected employment report.

  • Wal-Mart Authorizes New $15 Billion Stock Buyback Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 9:29 AM ET

    Wal-Mart Stores said on Friday its board approved a new $15 billion stock repurchase program, the first in two years.

  • Start Your Engines: NatGas Coming to Your Tank Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 9:27 AM ET
    Honda's compress natural gas powered Civic GX undergo final testing at the Japanese automaker's Greensburg, Indiana plant.

    There aren't a lot of motor vehicles using natural gas, but that could be changing thanks to a confluence of trends.

  • Greenspan: Taper Now, Even If Economy Isn't Ready Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 7:35 AM ET
    Alan Greenspan

    Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Friday that the central bank should taper its $85 billion a month bond buying even if the economy is not ready for it.

  • Email Snafu Suggests IRS Knew of Targeting in 2010 Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 7:29 AM ET

    A misfired email from an IRS employee in Cincinnati alerted a number of Washington IRS officials that extra scrutiny was being placed on conservative groups in July 2010.

  • JC Penney Hopes for a Home Run With New Launch Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 6:39 AM ET

    J.C. Penney is hoping its new home product range will boost flagging sales and help return the retailer to its glory days, the company's CEO told CNBC.

  • Apple's Coming 'Wild Card' May Be Truly Wild Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 6:05 AM ET

    Despite speculation that Apple next week will announce a music-streaming service, the iPhone maker might have something else up its sleeve.

  • On the site of a former military golf course where President Dwight Eisenhower once played, the future of U.S. warfare is rising.

  • US Secretly Mines Data From Internet Companies Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 6:51 PM ET

    The Washington Post reports tonight that the National Security Agency and the FBI are "tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading U.S. internet companies."

  • McDonald's Puts Breakfast on 'After Midnight' Menu Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 3:21 PM ET
    Nutritional information is printed on the wrapper of a McDonald's Egg McMuffin in San Rafael, California

    McDonald's wants its customers to eat more—day or night, home or abroad. If you're a night owl, you can now get pancakes or hash browns to go with your Big Mac.

  • Immigration Reform May Hurt US Workers Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 2:37 PM ET
    Service members rise after being sworn in as citizens during naturalization ceremonies.

    File under unintended consequences: A provision meant to deny immigrant workers Obamacare actually incentivizes businesses to prefer immigrants to citizens.

  • Yen Rally Causes Shock, Selling Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 2:30 PM ET

    There are rip-your-face-off rallies and then there are the rip-your-face-off retreats—the kind Wall Street experienced Thursday during a brief but vicious yen surge.

  • NJ Attorney General Named to Fill US Senate Seat Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has named state Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa to temporarily fill the US Senate seat that opened up this week after Frank Lautenberg's death.

  • Dollar and Stocks Could Be Ready to Part Ways Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    That love affair between stocks and the dollar may be heading for the rocks now that expectations are dimming that the Fed is planning an early end to easy money.

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