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  • ADP: Private sector jobs up 191,000 in March     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin has the latest number on jobs. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, provides his call on Friday's jobs report. I think we'll get 185,000, predicts Zandi. Also, CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why there aren't any "giant surprises" in the latest jobs data.

  • How could GM put 2.5 million defective switches in cars the engineers knew were defective as far back as 2001, asks Rep. Diana DeGette, (D) Colo., discussing GM's response to ignition switch problems.

  • Father's Disney connection with autistic son     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Ron Suskind, 'Life, Animated" author, shares his personal story about his family's struggles with his son's autism, and reveals some startling facts from a Centers for Disease Control study that shows autism is on the rise. One ins 42 boys are diagnosed with autism, reveals Suskind.

  • U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, shares her thoughts on key drivers for jobs creation. We need to help workers get the skills they need, says Pritzker.

  • Amazon's stream dream     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:34 AM ET

    Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, discusses Amazon's efforts to expand its business model to include a device that will complete with Netflix and YouTube for content.

  • TV wars: Battle for the box     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Amazon will lay out plans on the future of its video business and will likely announce the launch of a television streaming box to compete with Apple and Roku, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • How HFT benefits markets: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    We have more liquidity in the markets than we ever before and it's cheaper to trade, says Salient Partners CIO Lee Partridge, sharing his thoughts on high-frequency trading.

  • Market 'fleecing' going on: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Craig Hodges, Hodges Small Cap Fund, shares his thoughts on whether the markets are rigged.

  • GM needs to provide specific answers: Expert     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    David Shepardson, The Detroit News, and Paul Ingrassia, Reuters, provide their thoughts on how GM's recall problems will likely impact the automobile industry. There are still a lot of unanswered questions, says Ingrassia, weighing in on Mary Barra's testimony yesterday on Capitol Hill.

  • House quizzes GM's Barra, few answers produced     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has highlights from Tuesday's Capitol Hill hearing on General Motor's ignition switch recall where CEO Barra answers questions on how the automaker handled the situation.

  • High-frequency brawl sparks fiery debate     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani provides insight on yesterday's testy exchange between Brad Katsuyama of IEX and BATS Global Markets' William O'Brien over accusations the markets are rigged. And "Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis sidesteps the question whether he thinks the markets are broken.

  • Without HFT trade cost would rise: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates, shares his opinions on high-frequency trading and answers if he "rigs" the market. "We very carefully make sure that our trading costs are as low as we can get them," Keon says.

  • Bulls eye Friday's jobs report     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:34 AM ET

    Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates, and Drew Matus, UBS, provide a preview of Friday's jobs data and the outlook on the economy and markets. I think we are likely to have greater acceleration and above consensus growth, says Keon.

  • House grilling produces few clues from Barra     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:02 AM ET

    Congress what's to know why they can't get more answers from GM, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers, with highlights from Tuesday's Capitol Hill hearing.

  • GM's lobbying assets     Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers provides a preview of GM CEO Mary Barra's hearing on their ignition switch recall and proves insight into the automakers lobby assets.

  • 3 reasons not to worry about energy costs…for now Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Pump jacks and wells in an oil field on the Monterey Shale formation near McKittrick, Calif., March 23, 2014.

    With Russian tensions easing and the coldest winter in decades abating, oil prices should be rather subdued for a while, analyst Matt Smith says.

  • Restaurants hope Final Four is a slam dunk Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    NCAA Final Four signage at AT&T Stadium on March 31, 2014 in Arlington, Texas

    The Final Four NCAA basketball tournament will make for a busy and profitable weekend, food retailer CEOs tell CNBC.

  • Energy costs shouldn't be a worry     Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    Matt Smith, Schneider Electric Commodities analyst, gives us three reasons why energy costs shouldn't be a worry...for now.

  • GM task force was unaware of ignition issue: Member Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:50 AM ET
    A congressional committee is investigating the way General Motors and a federal safety agency handled a deadly ignition switch problem in compact cars.

    The White House task force that oversaw the 2009 bailout of General Motors was unaware of any problems with faulty ignition switches, a former member tells CNBC.

  • Traders start Q2 by pitting growth against value Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:37 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on November 18, 2013.

    The big issue for this quarter will be: will they economy pick up? The big debate for this quarter will be growth versus value.

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