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  • Stocks start the week mixed     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Credit availability rose 2.2 percent in July month-to-month, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Refinances are now just 63 percent of all applications, and banks are looking for more business.

  • Ackman fights back     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Bill Ackman is filing a complaint with the SEC after George Soros joined Carl Icahn in buying up a big chunk of Herbalife. CNBC's Scott Wapner, and Nathan Vardi, Forbes, discuss.

  • Power Rundown: Seattle's 'no-no' words     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    More and more people are looking for jobs while at work, and Seattle is trying to ban some "potentially offensive" words. CNBC's Jane Wells and Allison Linn, discuss.

  • The workaholic wealthy     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    The wealthy are the least likely to retire, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. A new survey shows those making $750,000 or more have the highest planned retirement ages.

  • The State Department issued a worldwide caution for U.S. citizens, primarily in the Middle East and North Africa. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, offers insight.

  • Gold bounces after US jobs misses     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Gold closed above $1,300. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports holdings in the world's largest gold-backed ETF are hitting 4-year lows.

  • Companies doing more with less: Liesman     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    The Fed's Bullard suggests the Fed needs more data before tapering. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Steve Liesman, interpret his statements about the economy.

  • Smart home start-up Control4 began trading on the Nasdaq today. Its CEO Martin Plaehn discusses how it ensures safety for customers.

  • Dumpster-stealing bear caught on tape     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    A bear stole a dumpster in Colorado, and it wasn't the first time this particular bear did it, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

  • CBS vs. Time Warner     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    If Time Warner Cable and CBS do not agree on fees TWC pays CBS, or extend the deadline again, 3 million subscribers will lose access to CBS and Showtime. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Time Warner Cable is afraid that passing along higher prices would send subscribers running.

  • Do investors expect too much from economy?     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    Dissecting the market action after a weaker than expected jobs report, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; former Labor Department chief economist William Rodgers; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Rep. Engel: Look for Iran sanctions to pass Senate Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:11 PM ET
    Iranian President Hasan Rouhani.

    A day after the House passed tough new sanctions on Iran, the ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said he believes the Senate will also vote in favor of the bill.

  • Obama to nominate IRS head     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    President Obama will nominate John Koskinen to be the next IRS Commissioner, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Gold dips into red ahead of jobs     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:33 PM ET

    Gold settled below its 10-day and 50-day moving averages as traders anticipate jobs data, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Busted: High-class hooker ring     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    Investigators are digging to track all the money in the investigation into a New York couple accused of running an international prostitution and money-laundering operation. CNBC's Andrea Day offers insight.

  • BlackRock's retirement indices     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    BlackRock is rolling out a new suite of indexes and funds which track the purchasing power of retirement income. Robert Kapito, BlackRock president and co-founder, and Chip Castille, head of BlackRock's 401k business, offer insight.

  • Power House: Atlanta's market     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen explores the real estate market in Atlanta, Georgia, with Prudential Georgia Realty's Sheree Knapp. This week's power house is listed for $425, 000.

  • Hackers threaten banks     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    The nation's banks are bracing for a new round of cyberattacks. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on a message by the Al-Qassam Cyber Fighters.

  • Motorola's mostly made-in-America phone     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Google's Motorola Mobility is unveiling its newest phone, and is placing much bigger bets on product and culture. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the company's new Chicago headquarters.

  • Icahn sues Dell and its board     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Carl Icahn has filed a suit against Dell and its board of directors to prevent the company from setting a new record date for the special meeting, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

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