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  • Country's largest grass-fed beef operation in drought

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports live from Hearst Castle State Park which is home to the largest producer of grass fed beef in the nation. Whole Foods is one of Hearst's main customers being affected by a reduced herd due to drought.

  • Pay with your face   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:52 PM ET
    Pay with your face

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on technology that allows consumers to use their own facial features and eye retinas to complete transactions.

  • Trading Nation: Transport stocks   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:37 PM ET
    Trading Nation: Transport stocks

    Jonathan Krinsky, MKM Partners, and David Seaburg, Cowen, discuss if there is opportunity in the underperforming Dow transports.

  • Mortgage apps surge   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:35 PM ET
    Mortgage apps surge

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on mortgage applications rising for the second straight week and non-bank lenders gaining huge market share.

  • Honda Civic has something for everybody   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    Honda Civic has something for everybody

    John Mendel, American Honda Motor Co., discusses detail about the new 10th Generation Honda Civic and what consumers can expect in the near future.

  • CNBC update: Family killed while sleeping   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:28 PM ET
    CNBC update: Family killed while sleeping

    Reports from police say a sleeping couple and their unborn child were killed on impact after a sport utility vehicle slammed into their home in Florida; Amazon is unveiling the "Dash Button"; and Michelle Obama is pushing children to stick with healthy lunch recipes, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Shakeup between Hollywood's biggest talent agencies   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:23 PM ET
    Shakeup between Hollywood's biggest talent agencies

    Creative Artists Agency agent roster is defecting to rival United Talent Agency. Which big name talent will go where?CNBC's Julia Boorstin, reports.

  • CA orders mandatory water reductions   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    CA orders mandatory water reductions

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports on the 25 percent water reduction order for water usage made by Gov. Jerry Brown in California.

  • A wild ride for energy   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:15 PM ET
    A wild ride for energy

    CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at the global impact of the crude collapse as CNBC's Kate Kelly takes on how to play energy in Q2.

  • We're diversified and robust: Merrimack CEO   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    We're diversified and robust: Merrimack CEO

    Merrimack CEO Bob Mulroy joins CNBC's Meg Tirrell to discuss the Merrimack development pipeline for nanotherapeutic chemotherapy.

  • Contrarian trader's top picks   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:48 PM ET
    Contrarian trader's top picks

    Janus Capital's Contrarian Fund won the 2015 Lipper Award for best multi-cap core fund. Dan Kozlowski of Janus Capital Group, explains the contrarian strategy.

  • How to play rising rates: Bill Gross   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    All eyes on the Fed as talk of rate hikes are underway. Bill Gross, Janus Global, gives his insight on what investors should expect on the topic of interest rates.

  • Lynn Tilton: I am equity holder of all funds   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:38 PM ET
    Lynn Tilton: I am equity holder of all funds

    Lynn Tilton of Patriarch Partners CEO and her firm are suing the SEC back. Tilton says she doesn't know exactly why she was targeted, and none of the investors raised these issues to her over the course of a decade.

  • Lynn Tilton: SEC mischaracterized word 'valuation'   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:33 PM ET
    Lynn Tilton: SEC mischaracterized word 'valuation'

    Two days after being accused by the SEC of defrauding investors, Lynn Tilton, Patriarch Partners CEO and her firm are suing back.

  • Stock of the day: GoDaddy   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:32 PM ET
    Stock of the day: GoDaddy

    The markets have tried to get out of a deep whole all day, but remain in the red, explains CNBC's Bob Pisani. GoDaddy is open for trading today.

  • Q2 power play: Apple, Facebook & banks   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:05 PM ET
    Q2 trades now: Apple, Facebook & banks

    Stocks that will work in the second quarter, with Atlantic Trust CIO's David Donabedian, and Fred Alger Management's Dan Chung, discuss.

  • Norwegian Cruise CEO: It's Cuba's time   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:14 PM ET
    Norwegian Cruise CEO: It's Cuba's time

    Norwegian Cruise Lines CEO Frank Del Rio, shares his positive outlook for doing business with Cuba.

  • Utilities vs. health care in April   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Utilities vs. health care in April

    Utilities are the worst performing sector this year, and health care is the best. CNBC's Dominic Chu checks out which sectors typically stand out in April, with the help of Kensho.

  • Zell & Buffett's diverging economic views   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:02 PM ET
    Zell & Buffett's diverging economic views

    Sam Zell is seeking demand, but having trouble; and Warren Buffett is seeing improvement in the U.S. economy. Who's right? Atlantic Trust CIO's David Donabedian, and Fred Alger Management's Dan Chung, discuss.

  • Downside risk to jobs report   Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Downside risk to jobs report

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports what worrisome economic data could be posing a risk to the Friday jobs report.

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