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Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn said Apple is trapping $14 per share in earnings by hoarding cash and that his plan could boost the stock by $150.
Much of the America's heartland awoke Thursday to heavy snow, as a large, potentially dangerous winter storm pushed eastward out of the Rockies.
The public is only dimly aware of automatic budget cuts set for next week despite weeks of dire warnings from Washington, according to a poll.
Manufacturing in the U.S. could take off on "the cheapest energy in the world," BP Capital Founder T. Boone Pickens told CNBC.
Curt Schilling's "bloody sock" is being auctioned off in New York (and online) by Heritage Auctions. As of Thursday morning, bidding was up to just $60,000, but typically, bidding intensifies over the final 48 hours.
The White House is taking a cue from Silicon Valley and adopting what Mark Zuckerberg calls the "hacker way."
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who is battling Apple in court to distribute more of its cash, will now make a direct appeal to the company's shareholders.
As Google and other companies begin to build wearable technology devices, an industry not known for its fashion sense faces a new challenge, the NYT reports.
The federal government believes the Monterey Shale, which lies under more than 1,750 square miles of central and southern California, has far more shale oil than anywhere else in the lower 48 states — nearly four times the amount of the Bakken Shale in North Dakota.
Southwest has expanded its streaming in-flight TV programming to all Wi-Fi equipped aircraft, and added movies. More carriers are enhancing entertainment options for travelers, and streaming content to passengers' mobile devices.
Foxconn has imposed a recruitment freeze across most of its factories in China as it slows production of Apple's iPhone 5.
Tesla reported a wider-than-anticipated net loss for the fourth quarter as higher production costs offset better-than-anticipated revenues.
Oil and gas producer Linn Energy said it would buy Berry Petroleum in an all-stock deal valued at $4.3 billion including debt, giving it more exposure to lucrative liquids that will help it raise production by 30 percent.
Apple released a security update after a small number of Macs were infected by malware.
American sportwear company Nike suspended its endorsement contract with South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius on Thursday after he was charged with murdering his girlfriend a week ago.
Evidence of cyberstealing linked to the Chinese government is prompting the Obama administration to develop more aggressive responses to the theft of U.S. government data and corporate trade secrets.
The Justice Department and AB InBev asked a court for a short delay as the Budweiser parent seeks to save a $20 billion beer deal.
President Obama painted a picture of immediate devastation from spending cuts set to take effect March 1, but other officials anticipate more gradual reductions, the New York Times.
Massive government budget cuts set to go into effect March 1 would be, "deeply destructive" to all aspects of the housing market, US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan told a Senate panel last week. Here's why.
Less than a year after opening, Atlantic City's newest casino and resort, Revel, has found itself headed to bankruptcy court.
CNBC's Jim Cramer says whether he thinks Yahoo paid too much for Tumblr. (1:38)
Former Sen. Judd Gregg, (R-NH), discusses his new job as president & CEO at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, better known as SIFMA.
Thomas Lee, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist at JPMorgan, discusses whether the markets have room to run, and explains why he believes the tech, health care and financials sectors are cheap now.