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  • Earnings on deck     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports thirty-one companies are due to present earnings next week. Mody previews what investors can expect from some consumer and tech heavy weights.

  • SEC tech budget slashed     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Washington is scaling back funding for SEC technological advancements. Scott Cohn discusses what kind of impact this will have on the SECs security.

  • Massive muni market faces PR default     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    Larry McDonald, Newedge USA senior director, and Dan Loughran, Oppenheimer Funds, discuss the threat Puerto Rico poses to the $4 trillion U.S. muni bond market. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight.

  • LA wildfire dangers     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports a drought emergency has been declared in California which allows the state to hire more fire fighters. Wells also comments on earthquake insurance policies, 90 percent of California homes do not have quake insurance protection.

  • Gold advances, silver shines     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold is gaining and silver coin sales are up sharply to start 2014.

  • Santelli: 'JOLTS' good news for markets     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and weighs in on foreign exchange.

  • Holstee: Helping Detroit one frame at a time     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Holstee founder Michael Radparvar explains how Kickstarter has helped the Brooklyn start-up partner with organizations in Detroit.

  • The indecisive stock market     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Ken Polcari, O'Neil Securities, discusses today's stock market direction and when a correction will strike. CNBC's Bob Pisani provides insight.

  • Red hot airline stocks     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the strong year for the airline sector and details what factors lead to rising earnings expectations across the board.

  • Chinese millionaire migration     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    Chinese luxury spending fell 15 percent last year, the biggest decline in five years. CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the falling sales of Chinese luxury goods and the migration of the super wealthy.

  • China losing allure for US companies     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports the issues China is facing with regulatory rules and the growing risk American companies face doing business in China.

  • SoCal wild fires continue to rage     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Julie Martin reports on the wild fires spreading across Southern California. Approximately 1800 acres have burned east of Los Angeles.

  • CNBC's Jane Wells reports Governor Gray Davis has officially declared a drought emergency in California. The Governor calls on all residents to conserve water.

  • Private jet center for Google     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports that Google's founders will build a terminal at San Jose airport that could support up to 60 aircraft.

  • Philly 'phinds' in real estate     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    Mike McCann, Fox & Roach real estate agent, showcases three Philadelphia properties that are hot real estate buys.

  • CA dry spell hits cattle farmers     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports how dry weather in California is affecting cattle farmers and causing higher beef prices across the country.

  • Market rotation sign of health: Pisani     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani weighs in on the saga surrounding Nu Skin and looks at some beat up stocks that are turning things around.

  • Billion dollar black market     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Andrea Day reports on the billion dollar black market of the antiquities trade. There is a treasure trove of ancient art that was looted from temples from India and smuggled into the U.S. to be distributed on the black market and sold to art galleries.

  • 'Gen Y' not buying cars     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau discusses the challenges automakers face in getting young buyers into showrooms.

  • Can brick & mortars compete with e-commerce?     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Mary Epner, Mary Epner Retail Analysis principal, and CNBC's Kelly Grant discuss the state of the retail business and if malls are dead.

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