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  • Hidden real estate gems     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    RealtyTrac chose a few sweet spots in the housing market, including Wichita County, Texas. CNBC's Diana Olick reports home prices are low, and rents are high there.

  • Gold near session lows     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    Gold is hovering around $1,320 into the close, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Platinum is leading the broader metal decline.

  • A Ponzi affair?     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Two men in Long Island have been accused of bilking $100 million from investors in a Ponzi scheme. CNBC's Andrea Day has the story.

  • A union victory on California farm     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Workers from the nation's largest peach farm sent a petition to decertify their union. CNBC's Jane Wells reports the State Agriculture Labor Relations Board rejected their signatures, saying many were forged and that the farmer's company played an illegal role in the effort.

  • Obamacare: What's in a name?     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:21 PM ET

    Many Americans call the Affordable Care Act by its nickname, "Obamacare." CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the opinions of participants in a CNBC survey that asked about the different names.

  • Obamacare exchange delay for small biz portal     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Obamacare insurance exchanges open for business in 5 days. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the White House says companies using the marketplace will not allow businesses with fewer than 25 employees to buy coverage until November 1st. Individual enrollment will not be impacted.

  • $740 million auto parts settlement     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    Nine Japanese companies will pay $740 million as part of an auto parts settlement, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn. The companies sold fixed parts to U.S. automakers.

  • JPMorgan's Dimon meets with AG Holder     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon met with Attorney General Eric Holder. They discussed a possible settlement of $11 billion.

  • Market check ahead of Q4     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    As the third quarter comes to an end, where do investors see the markets going? Michael Farr of Farr, Miller & Washington, and Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities, provide perspective.

  • Stocks under siege: JC Penney & BlackBerry     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    JC Penney says it is paying its vendors on time, and vendors are still supporting its turnaround, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. And Jon Fortt reports T-Mobile will stop stocking BlackBerry handsets in its stores.

  • Navy Yard shooter video footage     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:58 PM ET

    The FBI has released video footage of the shooter at the Washington Navy Yard, with the "Power Lunch" crew.

  • Wal-Mart to CNBC: Constantly managing inventory     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:56 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Wal-Mart has told CNBC its headline about the retailer cutting orders is "misleading." Wal-Mart's David Tovar says Wal-Mart has hundreds of categories, and is constantly changing its inventory levels.

  • America's wealthiest town     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on one home for sale in Aspen, Colorado, listed for $39.7 million.

  • Inside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    Security technology can analyze specific movement in video footage that can allow security to act in ways it may not otherwise be able to do. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on how this technology is being used to fight terror in the USA.

  • Auto safety advocates sue the DOT     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    A group of safety advocates and parents who unintentionally hit their children when backing up are suing the Department of Transportation. CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Joan Claybrook of Public Citizen, discuss the current law waiting to be implemented that would require all cars sold in the U.S. to be equipped with rear view cameras.

  • Men's Wearhouse CEO focusing on future     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan spoke with Men's Wearhouse CEO Doug Ewert about its retail products, and its customer base.

  • Stopgap spending bill moving forward     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the Senate is still voting on the spending bill, which includes the Obamacare provision. There are 90 votes in favor already.

  • August new home sales struggle     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports new home sales in August were about 8 percent higher from July, but still the second lowest rate of the year.

  • Sen. Cruz left floor at Noon     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Sen. John McCain took a shot at Sen. Ted Cruz for having compared the people who stood by while Obamacare passed to "Nazi appeasers." The Senate will vote on the spending bill.

  • Snap-on CEO upbeat about business Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 2:54 PM ET
    Nick Pinchuk, CEO, Snap-on

    Snap-on's Nick Pinchuk is optimistic about business despite many risks and uncertainties.

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