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  • Lamb skin and tanneries in demand     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    Luxury brands are snatching up lamb skin, tanneries and crocodile skin suppliers. Chanel bought Bodin-Joyeaux Tannery, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Gold hits low after jobs, then recovers     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports what gold traders are saying about the metal's future path.

  • America's tallest hotel     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    Marriott is opening the tallest hotel in America, in New York, CNBC's Sue Herera reports. Janis Milham, Marriott Courtyard vice president and global brand manager, provides insight.

  • Dallas-Fort Worth cancels flights     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 2:24 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore reports the Dallas-Fort Worth area got 3 inches of sleet.

  • Final Volcker Rule Tuesday     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports regulators are expected to approve a final draft of the Volcker Rule. Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews, weighs in.

  • Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews thinks the equity market can continue to rise. He also thinks growth stocks will continue to do well.

  • Housing affordability shrinking     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Residential construction jobs grew in November, and employment data in hard hit housing areas were slightly ahead of national growth. However, CNBC's Diana Olick reports rates are decidedly higher from last week and affordability is shrinking.

  • Budget taking baby steps     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    The House and Senate budget negotiators are nearing a 2-year $90 billion deal, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Noreena Hertz's top advice for decision makers     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Noreena Hertz is the author or "Eyes Wide Open." Hertz shares her advice for corporate decision makers, as well as for world leaders. "The smartest decision makers carve out 30 minutes a day to disconnect and really think," she says.

  • Power House: Miami homes for sale     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    The median sale price for single-family homes in Miami is up 19 percent year over year at $220,000. Century 21 Premier Elite Realty president & CEO Patricia Delinois, shares this week's power house.

  • Rockstar or 'fraud-star'?     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Andrea Day reports on the band "Lights Over Paris," which bandleader Robert Mawhinney used to con banks into loaning him millions of dollars.

  • Gold pares losses ahead of jobs     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson says gold traders are awaiting jobs data.

  • Fast-food workers strike     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Fast-food workers are willing to disrupt the lunchtime rush by protesting outside, reports NBC News' Katy Tur. Workers are striking for a fair minimum wage.

  • Income inequality & minimum wage     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Robert Frank question whether a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers is the solution to the American wealth gap.

  • Greece finally back in credit market     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Portugal, Ireland and Greece plan to return to credit markets in 2014.

  • Concerns over jobs data     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Eamon Javers provide insight into how the Fed will examine Friday's jobs data.

  • How the market is preparing for a potential taper, with David Sadkin, Bel Air Investment Advisors, and CNBC contributor Joe LaVorgna.

  • Ron Burgundy ad paying off     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Anchorman 2 will hit theaters December 18th. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Will Ferrell's spots for Chrysler's Durango have been viewed 15.3 million times on YouTube.

  • Hot venture capital opportunities     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Scott Sandell, N.E.A. general partner, discusses attractive investments now, and where his venture capital firm is putting money to work.

  • Metal traders await jobs report     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Momentum is across the board in the metals complex, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

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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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