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  • Farmland Prices: Is the Bubble About to Burst? Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Excess cash plus easy access to credit is driving up land values across the Midwest, stoking fears that a farmland bubble is building that may soon burst. USA Today reports.

  • Why the S&P 500 Just Can't Break its Record High Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 12:07 PM ET

    Call it bad timing or just back to reality, but the Standard & Poor's 500 all-time high has become a significant barrier to stock market gains.

  • Buy Now, Move in Later: Rent Your Old Age Home Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
    Retirement village in Florida.

    Retirement communities aren't just for the retired anymore. They are luring in younger buyers who see an investment opportunity.

  • Yahoo Buys a Teenager's News Gathering Start-Up Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    Yahoo has acquired the mobile news gathering start-up Summly, the company announced Monday.

  • FAA May Allow Tablet Use During Flights: Report Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 10:52 AM ET

    The FAA may announce by year's end relaxed rules, allowing use of tablets and reading devices during takeoff and landing, the New York Times reports.

  • Energy Boom Ripples Through US Economy Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    The boom in new oil and natural gas flowing through U.S. pipelines is beginning to ripple through the wider American economy.

  • Michael Dell

    Dell shareholders would "lose badly" if the takeover battle for the struggling PC maker results in Michael Dell losing control, management expert Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC.

  • Apollo Beats Estimates Despite Lower Enrollment Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 8:54 AM ET
    Apollo Group Inc., the largest U.S. for-profit college chain.

    Apollo Group, owner of the University of Phoenix, reported a better-than-expected profit, but said student sign-ups fell for the fourth straight quarter.

  • SEC OK's Nasdaq Payback for Botched Facebook IPO Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 8:12 AM ET

    Regulators have given Nasdaq the go-ahead to compensate investors for Facebook's botched 2012 initial public offering, sources told CNBC.

  • Dollar General Profit Up on Food Sales Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:37 AM ET

    Dollar General posted a higher quarterly profit on Monday as increased sales of food and other basics helped drive growth despite consumers' concerns about the economy.

  • Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America

    BofA Chief Executive Brian Moynihan will need to hold shares likely worth millions of dollars for at least a year after he retires, under a new compensation policy.

  • Boomers Feeling (Slightly) More Secure Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:26 AM ET

    A new survey finds Boomers' fears about finances have abated, with nearly a quarter of them feeling more secure than they did 12 months ago.

  • Why Fed Tightening Could Be Good for Stocks Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:22 AM ET

    Research by Wells Capital suggests that any sudden rise in bond yields after a Federal Reserve exit will benefit stocks.

  • Junk Food Fight Heats Up: More Battles Ahead Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 5:11 AM ET

    From the successful campaign against trans fats to San Francisco's ban on toys in McDonald's Happy Meals to first lady Michelle Obama's campaign against childhood obesity, it's clear that makers of so-called junk foods face a widening public relations battle. The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Narrowing Fast — Bankers' Pay Premium Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 12:57 AM ET
    City of London

    Investment bankers still get paid much more than other professionals, but for the first time in a generation, the gap is narrowing. The Financial Times reports.

  • Powerful US Storm Blankets Parts of Midwest With Snow Sunday, 24 Mar 2013 | 10:53 PM ET

    There was little sign of spring across a large swath of the U.S. Midwest on Sunday as a powerful storm dumped heavy snow across a widespread area.

  • A special committee of Dell board is evaluating separate takeover proposals from Blackstone and billionaire investor Carl Icahn to decide whether either or both are likely to trump an existing $24.4 billion take-private deal.

  • Severe US Storm Brings Heavy Snow, Hail Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 5:39 PM ET

    Baseball-sized hail was reported in northern Florida, along with possible tornadoes, while heavy snow in Colorado and Kansas delayed flights and shut down part of Interstate-70. A crash involving up to 50 vehicles closed part of Interstate-25 near Loveland, Colorado, north of Denver.

  • Coupon Use Plummets as Companies Tighten Belts Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 2:39 PM ET
    A woman sorts through coupons while shopping in California, Md.

    After reaching fever pitch during the cash-strapped economic downturn, coupon usage appears to be waning, but not for lack of consumer interest, according to a new report.

  • Restaurants Hope Tax Refunds Bring Customers Saturday, 23 Mar 2013 | 2:38 PM ET

    The higher payroll tax and rising gas prices are prompting consumers to dine out less. But could tax refunds in the mail bring relief to the sector?

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