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  • Big Hedge Funds Fueled Apple's Share Plunge Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 3:38 PM ET
    The Apple Store in Los Angeles, California.

    Some of the biggest hedge funds that helped make Apple a stock market darling lost faith and dumped their stakes in the fourth quarter, fueling the massive drop in the iPhone maker's share price.

  • Dell CEO Agrees to Lower Shares' Value to Push Buyout Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Dell Chief Executive Michael Dell, aiming to clinch a $24.4 billion deal to take the No. 3 PC maker private, has agreed to value his 16 percent stake about 2 percent below the offer price.

  • Trading activity for Blackberry Inc. is displayed on an electronic board on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S.

    Shares of Blackberry slipped on Thursday, after the company's former Co-Chief Executive Officer Jim Balsillie disclosed that he had sold his once-sizable stake.

  • Protesters Dislike Zuckerberg Fundraiser for Christie Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Protesters chant outside Mark Zuckerberg's Silicon Valley home, where he hosted a fundraiser for Gov. Chris Christie.

    About 40 protesters showed up at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's home where he was hosting a fundraiser for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christi.

  • New American Airlines Means 'Big 4' Control US Skies Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Once the merger of U.S. Airways and American Airlines is completed 87 percent of the commercial flights in America will be flown by the four biggest carriers.

  • Weak European Sales Behind GM Earnings Miss Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    GM reported fourth quarter earnings on Thursday that fell short of analysts' expectations, as losses in Europe widened and prices in its key North American market softened.

  • Is the Dollar Dying? Why US Currency Is in Danger Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 12:49 PM ET

    The U.S dollar is shrinking as a percentage of the world's currency supply, raising concerns that it is about to see its run as the world's premier denomination come to an end.

  • Switzerland, US Sign Pact to Crack Down on Tax Evasion Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 12:28 PM ET

    Advancing a U.S. crackdown on tax evasion by Americans, the U.S. Treasury Department said Switzerland and the United States have signed a pact to make Swiss banks disclose more information about U.S. account holders.

  • Mark Zuckerberg Now Owns Almost 30% of Facebook Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 12:21 PM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    It seems like we hear a lot about investors selling their Facebook stock these days, but CEO Mark Zuckerberg is growing his stake in the company.

  • Housing Recovery to Boost Jobs: Goldman Sachs Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 11:52 AM ET
    Workers gather at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hudson Yards development.

    Goldman Sachs economists forecast that residential investment-related employment growth should pick up this year and next, and could start to add jobs at a pace of 25,000 to 30,000 per month.

  • What Travelers Can Expect With American-US Airways Merger Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 11:31 AM ET
    American Airlines unveils a new logo and exterior for its planes.

    With an American-US Airways merger formally announced, here's what travelers can anticipate in terms of airfares, frequent-flier miles and destinations.

  • The majority of Americans fear the U.S. will become the the victim of a major cyber attack, or target another country with cyber weapons, according to a recent survey.

  • Expect an Apple TV Event in March: Analyst Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:47 AM ET

    Apple may hold a TV related event in March, but don't get too excited, it's not the TV news you were hoping for, one analyst said.

  • Foreclosures Fall Due to New Laws Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    Fewer borrowers are getting into trouble, but an enormous backlog of distress is still moving through the foreclosure system.

  • Warren Buffett: 'I'm Ready for Another Elephant' Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:18 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett told CNBC Thursday that even after teaming up with 3G Capital Management to acquire Heinz, he's still looking for another big acquisition and has the cash to pay for one.

  • Weekly Claims Slide as Jobs Picture Strengthens Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    An applicant stands after meeting potential employers at a job fair in New York.

    The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a continued steady improvement in labor market conditions.

  • Coach's Longtime CEO Lew Frankfort Leaving in 2014 Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    Lew Frankfort, CEO of Coach Inc.

    Coach's longtime Chief Executive Lew Frankfort will step down in January 2014 and be replaced by the executive who oversaw the upscale leather-goods maker's successful expansion in Asia.

  • Pepsi Earnings Top Views, Helped by Price Increases Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 9:47 AM ET

    Pepsi reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street's expectations.

  • AMR, US Airways Merger Good for Customers: CEOs Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 9:18 AM ET
    American Airlines

    American Airlines and US Airways plan to merge in a deal that would create the world's largest carrier and caps years where the industry was marked by bankruptcy and consolidation.

  • Why Marrieds Tend to Be Richer: It's Complicated Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    Marriage confers the benefits of division of labor and economies of scale on everything from washing machines to health insurance. But it's not just about living under the same roof.

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