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  • Macy's: Harbinger of (still) grim retail sector Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 2:20 PM ET
    Macy's flagship store in Herald Square, New York City.

    There's decent economic data, but a number of companies are still not getting much traction. Macy's is a good example of this.

  • Broker-dealers, we have a problem: Fed's Rosengren Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    The role of broker-dealers in short term lending may exacerbate strains in times of turmoil, Boston Fed's Eric Rosengren says.

  • Cramer: 'Dead wrong' on Macy's  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on Macy's earnings miss and the outlook on the retail space.

  • Amazon Campus: Cutting the cost of college textbooks  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president, discusses a new joint effort between Amazon and Purdue University that aims to make it easier for college students to stock up on materials without breaking the bank.

  • Retailers can't hide behind weather: Pro  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Consumers are really being cautious, says Paul Swinand, Morningstar equity analyst, weighing in on the latest retail data and Macy's earnings miss.

  • Purdue's Daniels sees pushback on college costs Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 12:06 PM ET
    A student rides a bicycle past the bell tower on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

    The seemingly "unlimited ability" of colleges to increase costs has "run its course" as a business model for higher education, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells CNBC.

  • Postmaster General blames Congress for $2B loss Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:13 AM ET
    Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe speaks during a press conference at U.S. Postal Service headquarters February 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.

    The Postal Service needs help from Congress to stop the red ink, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe tells CNBC.

  • July retail sales unchanged  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on consumer spending. This number pretty much misses on all fronts, says Santelli.

  • Patriot's ice bucket challenge  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:29 AM ET

    Patriots owner Bob Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick answer the challenge to raise ALS awareness.

  • Solutions for Iraq  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:17 AM ET

    Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army (retired), shares his thoughts on the growing political unrest in Iraq and the likelihood of the U.S. "sending boots on the ground" to quell the unrest.

  • America to the rescue in Iraq?  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:16 AM ET

    NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports Kurdish forces and ISIS militants continue to fight in northern Iraq and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is sending new assessment team members there to see where the U.S. can help Iraqis.

  • Market apocalypse nearing?  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    David Tice, Tice Capital president, explains why he thinks the market is headed for a correction and says he sees problems looming in the gold market.

  • Joe.. lord of the fly  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    "Squawk Box's" Joe Kernen is bugging out when a fly lands on his forehead during the show. It looks like it's stuck on my toupee, quips Joe.

  • Atlantic City casinos out of luck?  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:41 AM ET
    Atlantic City Boardwalk.

    Revel is the latest casualty for the struggling New Jersey gambling center. Tom Ballance, Borgata Hotel & Casino COO, reveals his plans to keep the doors open at Borgata. You have to give people a reason to drive here, says Ballance.

  • Cisco's cybersecurity snafu  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:34 AM ET

    China is accusing tech giant Cisco of cyberspying which Cisco has denies as tensions grow between Washington and Beijing.

  • What's ailing consumers? Retailers confused  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports consumers are spending more on back-to-school shopping but only because items are pricier - they're not actually buying more.

  • USPS in distress: CEO  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:15 AM ET

    The United States Postal Service reported a $2 billion loss this week despite raising prices on all postal products. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe discusses what's causing the decline in postal services and changes he is implementing to improve it.

  • Europe's growth sputters but offers opportunity: Expert  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    Bruce Kasman, JPMorgan chief economist, and Jim Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, discuss the future of the euro zone's economy and its impact on U.S. markets.

  • Wapner's ice bucket challenge  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:53 AM ET
    Scott Wapner gets iced after accepting the Ice Bucket Challenge!

    The "Squawk Box" news team discusses CNBC's Scott Wapner challenge to raise ALS awareness.

  • Investing in superheros  Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports a rare copy of the 1938 book where Superman made his debut is hitting the eBay auction block as the market for rare comic books increases.

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