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  • Sin city hot for start-ups?     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides some analysis on how the "Silicon strip" matches up against other U.S cities. Zappos CEO is betting big on Las Vegas.

  • One intense popcorn shop     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Marcus Lemonis, "The Profit", previews the newest episode of "The Profit" airing tonight at 10p. And Michael Sobon, Pudsters founder, pitches his new burger joint.

  • Apple shares hit 6-month highs     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the biggest movers in the Nasdaq including Apple, and biotech stocks.

  • Gold gives back some gains at metals close     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest from the metals and mining as the markets close.

  • Air and auto countdown     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest news in air and auto industry.

  • Preventing a sinkhole     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    How do you know which areas are prone to sinkholes? Larry Madrid, Madrid Engineering Group, offers insight.

  • Florida sinkhole just outside of Disney World     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest on the 100 foot sinkhole in Florida swallowing up a building at a resort just outside of Disney World.

  • Activists: Heroes or villains?     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    Bill Ackman has quit JC Penney's board. Is Ackman overplaying his hands? Marcus Lemonis, "The Profit"; CNBC contributor Stacey Widlitz; and CNBC's Herb Greenberg weigh in.

  • After the U.S. filed an anti-trust lawsuit to block an American Airlines, US Airways merger, one airline expert suggests the move may have helped prevent a big price hike.

  • Major indexes near day's highs     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Bob Pisani take a look at today's market action.

  • DOJ grounds US Airways, AMR merger     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on news of the DOJ grounding plans against a merger between U.S Airways and AMR Corporation. Seth Kaplin, Airline Weekly, weighs in.

  • For $20,000, a Hollywood script doc will see you Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    One company will crunch previous box-office data to gauge a script's viability.

  • Ackman responds to JCP's Chairman     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    Bill Ackman says he looks forward to meeting with JC Penney's full board to discuss the future of the company, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Fannie Mae's fat profits     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    Fannie Mae reported net income of $10.1 billion for Q2, and its CEO Tim Mayopoulos expects revenues to be stable and earnings to be strong over the next few years. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.

  • JC Penney begins CEO search     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC has learned struggling retailer JC Penney is on the hunt for a new CEO. CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Scott Wapner discuss.

  • U.S. authorities are investigating Deutsche Börse's "Need to Know News" service, and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong reportedly fired an employee on a conference call. CNBC's John Carney and Bob Pisani, discuss.

  • From script to Hollywood hit     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Is a bad screenplay a recipe for a financial disaster? Discussing just how tough it is to get a movie financed and made with Vincent Bruzzese, CEO of Worldwide Motion Picture Group, and Slated co-founder Stephan Paternot.

  • Gold & silver higher     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Gold climbed 2 percent today to its highest level in nearly 2 weeks, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Bracing for redemptions & layoffs     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    SAC Capital is reportedly preparing for layoffs as the hedge fund braces for a new wave of redemptions ahead of Friday's deadline. CNBC's Ron Insana and Kate Kelly, provide perspective.

  • AOL CEO reportedly fires Patch.com employee     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:21 PM ET

    AOL chief Tim Armstrong told employees of Patch that if they're not on board with the company's strategy, then they should leave. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.

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  • CNBC's Sue Herera and Tyler Mathisen take you through the heart of the business day with intelligent and lively debate on the day’s biggest stories, whether they originate on Wall Street or in Washington. "Power Lunch" delves into the economy, the markets, real estate, media and technology –- anywhere there’s money to be made. "Power Lunch" also takes you outside the studio and into some of the hottest spots where news is being made, broadcasting live from conferences, trade shows and even restaurants where the real power lunches are taking place.

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