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  • 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.

  • Why Those New State Budget Surpluses May Not Last Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:36 PM ET
    San Francisco, California

    Many states are recovering form record budget deficits. One key piece of the recovery is revenue from taxes

  • Here's Who Wins and Who Loses From Fed Taper Talk Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:29 PM ET

    Historically speaking, the list of winners is short and the list of losers long in a rising interest rate investing climate.

  • Stocks Going Higher Despite Taper Talk: Pros Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:26 AM ET

    The Fed's talk of tapering asset purchases won't kill the rally in equities, two top market economists tell CNBC. They said stock prices are likely to rise into 2014.

  • A Bit More Room in the Passing Lane This July 4 Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    Get ready for lots of company on the road and in the skies around the Fourth of July weekend, though you'll find them slightly less crowded than last year, according to AAA.

  • Philly Fed Index Rises; Leading Indicators Tick Up Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    Factory activity in the US mid-Atlantic region rebounded in June to its highest level in more than two years as new orders accelerated, a survey showed on Thursday.

  • Full steam ahead: Home resales surge in May Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Home resales rose in May to the highest level in 3-1/2 years and prices jumped, a sign the housing sector recovery is gathering steam and could boost the economy significantly.

  • Former Enron CEO to Ask for Early Prison Release Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 9:45 AM ET
    Former Enron Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling

    Jeffrey Skilling and federal prosecutors will go before a judge on Friday and ask that the former Enron CEO be released early from prison.

  • Agreement Nears for Billions for Border Security Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 9:24 AM ET
    A U.S. Border Patrol agent stands at the border fence in Nogales, Ariz.

    Key senators say they are closing in on a bipartisan compromise to spend tens of billions of dollars to stiffen the immigration bill's border security requirements.

  • Jobless Claims Rise as Factory Growth Slows Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits, while a separate report showed U.S. manufacturing activity growth unexpectedly slowed.

  • Wells Fargo CEO: Interest Rates Need to Normalize Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:47 AM ET
    John Stumpf, CEO of Wells Fargo

    Wells Fargo chief CEO John Stumpf tells CNBC that interest rates need to return to levels that existed before the Federal Reserve started its accommodative monetary policy.

  • SandRidge Power Struggle Culminates in CEO Ouster Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    Sandridge Energy Inc.

    SandRidge Energy's board of directors removed the energy company's founder and chief executive after a months-long struggle with activist investors.

  • Hacking Threat, Data Laws Promise Insurance Boom Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:36 AM ET

    The insurance sector's efforts to establish cyber cover as a lucrative business line alongside risks such as weather catastrophes may be about to bear fruit.

  • Automakers in High Gear for Summer Car Deals Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:06 AM ET
    A Ford F150 pickup truck is displayed at Al Piemonte Ford on June 3, 2013 in Melrose Park, Illinois.

    With more cars on the lot this year, the summer auto sale are likely to be back in full force. But not every deal is a steal. Consumers will need to shop wisely.

  • How shale oil boom is ‘fracking’ the old order Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 6:12 AM ET
    An Alpha Oil & Gas crew building a 10-inch gas pipeline near Watford City, N.D.

    When we launched Top States for Business in 2007, North Dakota was nowhere on the list. Now it's growth and employment numbers are the envy of the nation.

  • Cisco's Chambers: US Tax System Is Broken Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 4:46 AM ET

    Cisco holds nearly $50 billion in profits offshore, but CEO John Chambers said the company is unlikely to repatriate the money to the U.S.

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