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  • Order Up! McDonald's Mulls All-Day Breakfast, Delivery Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:06 AM ET

    McDonald's may look look very different in the future, with new menu items, delivery services, loyalty programs and maybe even all-day breakfast options, said the company's CEO.

  • Mold? Struggle to Police Marijuana Production Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    Months before legal sales of marijuana begin in Colorado and Washington, officials are struggling with rules to govern issues including "medibles," mold and production.

  • US Recovering in 'Starts and Stops': McDonald's CEO Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 10:06 AM ET

    Macro factors in the U.S. and Europe are creating a challenging environment for retailers said McDonald's President and CEO Don Thompson.

  • Consumers Uneasy as Economic Concerns Weigh Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    US consumer sentiment weakened in April as Americans remained concerned about their employment and financial prospects, a survey released on Friday showed.

  • Oops! Economic Growth Wasn't So Great After All Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:06 AM ET

    Economic growth regained speed, but not as much as expected, which could heighten fears the weakening economy could struggle with spending cuts and higher taxes.

  • Chevron's Revenue Misses as Refinery Output Suffers Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    Chevron on Friday reported first quarter profit that beat Wall Street's expectations, yet revenue was lower as refinery output suffered.

  • Here Come the Floods. How to Be Sure You're Covered Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:02 AM ET
    Joe Kozlowski looks out on his flooded property from his porch in Fox Lake, Illinois.

    Most homeowners know a special insurance policy is needed to cover flooding, but the insurance industry estimates that only 13 percent of them are covered.

  • Job Picture Looks Bleak for 2013 College Grads Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Even as new numbers show the overall employment picture improving, new college graduates may not be so lucky when it comes to finding work.

  • Ex-Aeropostale Exec Found Guilty in Kickback Case Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:26 AM ET

    A former merchandising executive at retailer Aeropostale was convicted of defrauding the company and taking more than $25 million in kickbacks from a key vendor, federal prosecutors in New York said.

  • Tale of Two Tax-Evasion Cases: Prison or Probation? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:23 AM ET

    For two wealthy Americans who admitted involvement in offshore tax evasion, the difference between a prison term and probation on Thursday came down to one thing.

  • Obama Seeks Proof Syria Used Chemical Weapons Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 6:44 AM ET
    This is a satellite image of a location widely reported as a chemical weapons facility in Al Safirah, Syria collected on August 1, 2012.

    President Barack Obama said he needed definitive proof the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons in the country's civil war before he would take action.

  • 'Hand-to-Hand Combat' in Advertising: WPP CEO Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 5:49 AM ET

    The CEO of the world's biggest advertising firm has warned the industry is facing sluggish growth and the firm is fighting a daily battle.

  • Bankers to Be Jailed for Recklessness Under New Plan Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 1:29 AM ET

    Bankers who behave recklessly would be jailed under a new law being considered by MPs and peers on the banking commission, whose final report is due next month. The FT reports.

  • Google: The New Predictor of Stock Markets? Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 11:10 PM ET

    Searches of financial terms on Google can be used to predict the direction of the stock market, according to an analysis of search engine behavior.

  • Game Pain—Electronics Arts Hit With More Layoffs Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 9:36 PM ET

    Electronic Arts, once the videogame industry's biggest independent publisher, has laid off hundreds of employees as it continues to struggle.

  • CBOE System Knocked Out in Latest Trading Black Eye Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 7:49 PM ET
    Traders signal offers in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).

    A technical glitch shut down the CBOE for over three hours, preventing investors from trading two key products used by institutions to hedge the broader market and volatility.

  • Expedia Warns of Lower Hotwire Profit Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 7:04 PM ET

    Online-travel agency Expedia beta on earnings but warned of a lower full-year profit from its discount travel website Hotwire due to higher car-rental rates and competition.

  • Starbucks Earnings Hit Target; Outlook Disappoints Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 5:57 PM ET

    Starbucks hit its earnings target amid a strong increase in US same-store sales. Its outlook disappointed, however, sending shares lower after-hours.

  • JC Penney Jumps on News Soros Owns 7.9% Stake Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 5:51 PM ET
    George Soros

    Shares of beleaguered retailer JC Penney rose more than 7 percent in after-hours trading on Thursday after billionaire financier George Soros disclosed a 7.9-percent stake.

  • Yahoo Chairman Resigns Ahead of Annual Meeting Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 5:48 PM ET

    Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigned and will not seek re-election to the board at the shareholders meeting in June, the company said. Maynard Webb Jr. was appointed interim chairman.

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