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  • Earthquake Rattles Southern California Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 9:57 PM ET

    A magnitude 4.7 earthquake struck deep beneath a mountain range in Southern California on Monday, jangling the nerves of tennis stars competing in the nearby desert town of Indian Wells and rattling urban areas as far away as Los Angeles.

  • Billionaire Paulson Eyes Puerto Rico Tax Haven Move Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:26 PM ET
    John Paulson

    Billionaire John Paulson has explored abandoning his native New York for the tropics of Puerto Rico as he tries to shield his fortune from tax collectors. The Financial Times reports.

  • Judge Invalidates 'Capricious' NYC Sugary Drink Ban Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 6:38 PM ET
    A judge on Monday declared New York City's ban on the sale of large sugary drinks "arbitrary and capricious.''

    A judge on Monday invalidated New York City's plan to ban large sugary drinks from restaurants and other eateries, one day before the law was to take effect.

  • Apple Stock Spikes: Chart 'So Bad That It's Good' Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    Apple stock jumped Monday amid speculation of a share buyback and dividend. The stock was also getting a bounce from key technical levels.

  • Twitter's Revenue Chief Adam Bain Talks Ad Explosion Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 12:33 PM ET

    Twitter's president of global revenue, Adam Bain, said he's seeing a surge of ads surrounding marketing initiatives here.

  • We're Betting Big on Real Estate: Blackstone CEO Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 12:10 PM ET
    Stephen Schwartzman, CEO Blackstone Group

    "Blackstone is now the largest owner of individual houses in the United States," CEO Stephen Schwarzman said on CNBC Monday.

  • Icahn Enterprises in Confidentiality Pact With Dell Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 10:36 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Icahn Enterprises has entered into a confidentiality agreement with Dell, less than a week after Carl Icahn joined growing opposition to take the computer maker private.

  • A Dealmaker's Version of 'Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon' Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 10:17 AM ET
    Mike Baute

    Relationship Science founder Neal Goldman told CNBC his company has generated an actionable business Rolodex from mining publicly-available information.

  • 'Major Political Storms' Holding Back US: GE CEO Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 9:12 AM ET

    An explosion of new regulations and "unprecedented" uncertainty in DC will keep the US from achieving its "full growth potential," GE CEO Jeff Immelt said.

  • Opposition Stiffens Against Amazon's Web Name Bid Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    Two publishing industry groups are opposing Amazon.com request to own new domain names, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Paul Ryan: US Budget Deal With Obama Possible Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 8:11 AM ET
    Rep. Paul Ryan

    The GOP point person on fiscal issues said a compromise with President Obama is possible, even though their budget plan faces certain rejection from Democrats.

  • Forget Cost-Cutting; Market Pins Hopes on Consumers Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 7:20 AM ET

    The bulls keep running on Wall Street, and a big part of the reason is because of investor confidence in the growing economic strength of American households, the New York Times reports.

  • Creditor, Hedge Funds Eye Twinkies Brand: Report Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 6:06 AM ET
    Hostess Twinkies

    Hostess Brands creditor Silver Point Capital and hedge fund Hurst Capital have expressed interest in buying Hostess's snack cake brands, the New York Post reported.

  • Goldman Loses Battle to Ignore Investor Proposal Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 5:07 AM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs.

    Goldman Sachs lost its battle to ignore an investor proposal to strip Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein of his chairman role, according to SEC's website.

  • Twitter: Fertile Ground for 'Pump and Dump' Schemes Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 2:26 AM ET

    Prominent short-seller David Einhorn raised eyebrows last month when he popped up on Twitter to disavow that he had tweeted about Herbalife.

  • Goldman Leads Wall Street Commodity Decline Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 2:24 AM ET

    Wall Street commodity revenues crashed last year to their lowest on record, as tighter regulation and limited price swings squeezed the once dominant traders of Goldman Sachs Group, JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley.

  • Paper Trail Goes Cold in Case Against S&P Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 1:21 AM ET

    The U.S. government's civil fraud lawsuit against S&P relies heavily on emails in which employees voiced doubts about the integrity of the agency's ratings. But S&P may still come out on top.

  • Insurers May Be Unprepared for the Next Big Storm Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Out of the blue: a New Jersey home damaged by Superstorm Sandy

    Insurers know that extreme weather has become the new normal but a new survey says that many firms are not prepared for future super storms.

  • Search for a Debt Deal: Obama Walks a Tightrope Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 6:17 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaks to the media after meeting with Congressional leaders at the White House.

    The president will try to salvage a big deficit-reduction deal this week, battling not only Republican resistance but also complaints from Democrats, the New York Times reports.

  • Seniors Join Ranks of Social Network Junkies Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 3:12 PM ET
    iPad classes offered by Older Adults Technology Services.

    Seniors are using social media sites in growing numbers, and to meet the demand of older folks who want to get their tweet on, there's an increase in classes being offered.

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