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  • Investors Hung Up on BlackBerry Earnings     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    BlackBerry reported a surprising quarterly operating loss, explains CNBC's Seema Mody. Discussing the tech giant's future, with Anil Doradla, William Blair, and Scott Stein, CNET.com.

  • Fear Index Ticks Lower     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    The VIX recently spiked to its highest level of the year, but is now ticking lower. Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, discuss.

  • Harvard Professor: Egypt Headed for Civil War Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 2:20 PM ET
    Supporters of Mohammed Morsi gather in Cairo

    Harvard historian Niall Ferguson explains why he is betting a civil war could break out in Egypt.

  • Best of the Best Top States: Third Place     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the economy of North Dakota has boosted the state to third place this year. The state is still one of the worst for technology and innovation.

  • Power Rundown: Largest & Fastest Yacht     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is running for New York Comptroller, and the world's largest yacht at 590 feet is now also the fastest. CNBC's Robert Frank and John Carney, discuss.

  • Egypt Names New Prime Minister     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, reports Egypt's interim President has named economist Hazem el-Beblawi as its new prime minister. Niall Ferguson, Harvard University Professor, discusses whether the U.S. should consider this a "military coup."

  • Gold Extends Gains to 1-Week High     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    The precious metals rise for a second day, after higher Chinese consumer inflation data, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • BlackBerry Meets Shareholders     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    Shares of BlackBerry are higher after the company's CEO told shareholders the company has a solid balance sheet, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Terror Test on the Subway     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    The NYPD is conducting a study on the New York City subway system to see what would happen if terrorists launched a poisonous gas attack, reports WNBC-TV's Catherine Creag.

  • Authorities Meeting With Asiana Pilots     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the pilot at the controls of Asiana Flight 214 as it crashed had logged 43 hours with the Boeing 777. Ben Mutzabaugh, USA Today airline editor, discusses the investigation into the incident.

  • Interest Rates Helping REITs     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    As interest rates rise, big apartment REITs like Avalon Bay and Camden are coming up, too, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Word on the Street     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed's next move, and what traders are forecasting for earnings, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Best States for Business     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn is working to rank all 50 states in 10 categories of competitiveness. A peek inside the study.

  • How to Survive a Plane Crash     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:40 PM ET
    An NTSB investigator examines scattered debris on the scene of the Asiana Airlines crash on July 7, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The Boeing 777 passenger aircraft from Asiana Airlines coming from Seoul, South Korea crashed landed on the runway at San Francisco International Airport. Two people died and dozens were injured in the crash.

    NBC's Tom Costello offers guidelines for surviving a plane crash in light of the recent Asiana Airlines flight 214 crash in San Fransisco.

  • Google Back Above $900     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody takes a midday look at the Nasdaq. Google is back above $900, while Apple shares are in the red.

  • Dollar Eases, Metals Rebound     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    The U.S. Dollar eased from a 3-year high, and gold ended at a 3-session high, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Deutsche Bank analysts say the correction in gold may be nearing an end.

  • Is SAC Capital's Steve Cohen Off the Hook?     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Investigations into SAC Capital's suspected insider trading continue, though the deadline to file criminal charges is approaching. CNBC's Kate Kelly, and The New York Times' Peter Lattman, discuss.

  • Knocking Disney Off the Horse?     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    The "Lone Ranger" cost at least $225 million to make and grossed $73 million in its first week at the box office, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Nevertheless, Disney shares are still trading at an all-time high.

  • Rising Rates & Canceling Contracts     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:21 PM ET

    According to Fannie Mae's monthly survey, fewer people think now is a good time to buy or sell a home. CNBC's Diana Olick reports 57 percent of respondents expect mortgage rates to rise higher.

  • The FDIC's stricter leverage rules will be announced on Tuesday, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. The FDIC is expected to raise the key leverage ratio for banks to 5 percent from 3 percent.

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