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  • Man performs coffin-escaping skydive     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Anthony Martin, who's 47-years old, was handcuffed, locked inside a casket, then thrown out of a plane. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports he was able to unlock the casket, open his parachute and land safely.

  • Tech stocks lower     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the latest action on the Nasdaq. Roughly 67 percent of stocks on the S&P 500 are trading at a premium to the benchmark, and some of those names are listed on the Nasdaq.

  • Gold closes for the day     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Gold traders are eyeing relatively strong demand from India, and weak institutional demand from North America and Europe. CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the close in metals.

  • Gogo CEO on talks with airlines     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Broadband in the sky? Digging into the business of Gogo, since its June 20th IPO, with the company's CEO Michael Small. "We think we'll see decisions from airlines within in the next 2 years," he says.

  • Diesel fueling US exports     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch estimates that U.S. exports doubled from 2007 to the end of 2012, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. A major part of the increase has been diesel fuel.

  • President's Moscow trip cancelled     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    President Obama will travel to Russia for a G-20 Summit, but has cancelled a side trip to Moscow in which he was planning to meet one-on-one with President Vladimir Putin. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Obama's push for housing reform     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    President Barack Obama and Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff are hosting a virtual roundtable on housing reform. Paul Bishop of the National Association of Realtors and CNBC's Diana Olick discuss the president's plans.

  • Midday market check     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    Dissecting the latest action in stocks and bonds, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and CNBC's Bob Pisani; and Rick Santelli has the results of the 10-year note auction.

  • Power Rundown: Volt jolt & Chicago blues     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    GM cuts the price of the Chevy Volt, Mark Zuckerberg went in public support of the immigration reform, and Chicago's pension crisis deepens; Marcus Lemonis discusses.

  • New episode of 'The Profit' tonight     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's new episode tonight of "The Profit" will feature host Marcus Lemonis helping a flower store owner with his struggling business. Lemonis joins "Power Lunch" to discuss.

  • JetBlue's luxe option; Test-tube meat     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Time Warner Cable and CBS just can't make a deal; JetBlue is adding premium seat options for certain transcontinental flights; and Google's Sergey Brin is funding a project to make test-tube meat. CNBC's John Carney and Bob Pisani, discuss.

  • Gold, silver extend losses     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Losses in gold and silver extended into another week, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Shorts rose nearly 7 percent in gold.

  • A-Rod likely facing suspension     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Major League Baseball is pushing back its announcement on biogenesis punishments until later in the day. Bob Nightengale, USA Today Sports, offers insight on the details of Alex Rodriquez's expected suspension.

  • Security in the air     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    The State Department extended the closings of some U.S. embassies. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on products which help customers track and redirect traveling employees to safety amid a terror risk.

  • Cable clash heats up; The Future of TV     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    CBS CEO Les Moonves sent a letter attacking Time Warner Cable CEO Glenn Britt for refusing to negotiate. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has all the details. Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the cable dispute, as well as the future of television.

  • JC Penney to CNBC: Hannah not stepping down     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    JC Penney tells CNBC that any speculation that CFO Ken Hannah is stepping down is completely false, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • President Obama's plan for Phoenix     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Home prices are up 35 percent in Phoenix from where they were in September of 2011, and President Obama is sharing his proposal to dismantle Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, with CNBC's Diana Olick. Shaun Donovan, Housing and Urban Development secretary; and Jaret Seiberg, Guggenheim Partners, discuss the impact to home ownership.

  • Market Check: Housing, retail & bonds     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Checking on the markets midday, with CNBC's Bob Pisani and Kenny Polcari, ONeil Securities; and Rick Santelli reports on the results of the 3-year note auction.

  • The local florist market     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:54 PM ET

    In hard times, discretionary items are the first to get axed from the budget. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis takes a look at the local florist market.

  • To save or invest?     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    A new study shows those making $750,000 are the nation's top cash hoarders. CNBC's Robert Frank reports they are more interested in saving, than investing.

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