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  • 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.

  • Mexico's energy overhaul plan     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    Mexico's president is announcing some major reforms, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. The new Mexican energy plan seeks to allow profit-sharing contracts.

  • Time Warner Cable & CBS: No deal     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    Local news broadcasts owned by CBS in New York, Los Angeles and Dallas have been hit the hardest while the negotiations between the company and Time Warner Cable remain unresolved. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Mortgage insurers post profits     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports four private mortgage insurers posted their first quarterly profit in six years.

  • GM to leave South Korea     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    Mounting labor costs and militant unionism in South Korea have caused General Motors to reconsider its reliance on the country for a fifth of global production. CNBC's Phil LeBeau offers insight.

  • Stocks slump from lows     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Dissecting the latest market action, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, and JJ Burns of JJ Burns & Company.

  • BlackBerry for sale?     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    BlackBerry's board of directors announced the exploration of strategic alternatives. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Seema Mody weigh in on the implications.

  • CBS & TWC back at the table     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    The battle over digital rights between CBS and Time Warner Cable is sending more cable subscribes to Netflix, Amazon and Hulu reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • NYC tutors prepping 4-year olds     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    New York City tutors charge $450 an hour to help prepare 4-year olds for kindergarten, and celebrity fragrance sales are declining. CNBC's Cindy Perman and Robert Frank, discuss.

  • From stocks to scoops. Wall Street trader Jon Snyder dreamt of doing something else. Snyder discusses his exquisite gelato business, with some 250 flavors.

  • The rise of move-in ready mansions     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on "turnkey mansions," when a rich buyer wants a mansion and everything in it. A New York penthouse sold for $7 million, which even included the toilet brushes and two jars filled with M&Ms.

  • Dendreon's earnings miss     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody follows the biggest movers in tech today. Dendreon is the worst performing stock in the sector today while Priceline, Randgold Resources, and BlackBerry provide bright spots.

  • Gold trades flat into the close     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on how gold, and the metals closed the week.

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