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The market value of Warren Buffett's big IBM stake fell around $1.2 billion in one day as the stock plunged on disappointing revenues.
The two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon bombing were described by their uncle as "losers" who were unable to "settle themselves".
IBM's awful earnings performance in the first quarter likely foretells a rough time ahead for the stock market.
One of the growing tech tools law enforcement agencies are using to track down suspects during crime investigations is facial recognition technology.
Once more, arcane-sounding financial products like collateralized debt obligations are being minted on Wall Street.
Banks have shored up their balance sheets and continue to rack up the profits, while disappointing investors who are worried about growth.
The Justice Department and Anheuser-Busch InBev have reached agreement to let the beer giant expand its stake in Mexico's Grupo Modelo, according to court documents and company statements.
Several banks, including Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, have proposed loans in the range of $500 million to $1 billion that would be secured by the company's real estate, according to sources familiar with the matter.
McDonald's on Friday reported first quarter profit that fell short of market expectations, amid weaker international and domestic sales as consumers appeared to dine out less.
Blackstone has abandoned its $25 billion offer for Dell after weeks of due diligence paid for by the company, people familiar with the matter said. The Financial Times reports.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz has amassed large stakes in both PepsiCo and Mondelez International, sources told CNBC on Friday, which total a combined $2.7 billion.
General Electric reported first-quarter earnings on Wednesday that topped Wall Street's expectations.
Wall Street has turned against its one-time iDarling. The rout in Apple's shares has been swift, with the stock falling 44 percent since late September, leaving many wondering when, and where, all of this will end. The NYT reports.
Lenovo Group said on Friday it was in preliminary talks about a potential acquisition, following a report that IBM was negotiating the sale of its server hardware business to the Chinese computer maker.
Several more Dow components report earnings Friday, providing a glimpse of how industrial and consumer companies fared in the squishy global economy last quarter.
IBM reported quarterly earnings and revenue that came in short of analysts' expectations. Shares fell after-hours.
The FBI has released photos of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings and is asking for the public's help in identifying them.
Twenty-four current and former Internal Revenue Service employees have been charged with stealing government benefits, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Microsoft announced that its CFO was stepping down. The software giant's latest earnings beat expectations. Shares rose after-hours.
Officials in Texas fear the death toll will rise as they search the rubble of a fertilizer plant devastated by an earthquake-size explosion. The blast also leveled dozens of homes.
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Uber said Wednesday that it would begin a new series of measures to boost safety at the ride-sharing startup—including biometric and voice screening for drivers.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
The Queen's Christmas speech this year could be one to watch out for, as gamblers place bets on her abdication.
CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the markets, Federal Reserve and Cuba were the hottest stories on the site today.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports five theater chains have decided to not show Sony's 'The Interview.' Discussing the financial and censorship implications, with Kathryn Arnold, entertainment consultant.
Sources expect Vladimir Putin to address financial woes and measures to stabilize the ruble in Thursday's press conference, reports CNBC's Dina Gusovsky.