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  • Fox & Disney preview earnings     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin previews Disney and Twenty-First Century Fox ahead of earnings. Disney investors are watching ESPN results and theme parks.

  • Kutcher: I was 'terrified' portraying Steve Jobs Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 3:24 PM ET
    Actor Ashton Kutcher plays Steve Jobs in the red carpet premiere of "Jobs".

    Actor Ashton Kutcher talks about his starring role in Jobs, the upcoming biopic about the late tech innovator Steve Jobs, which he hopes will inspire the unemployed.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Stocks are in danger of a 2nd down day in a row. David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co.; Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, share what they are watching in the markets.

  • Jeff Bezos to acquire Washington Post     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Mary Thompson reports Amazon's Jeff Bezos will purchase the Washington Post newspaper for $250 million. A name change for the paper will be in store.

  • Amazon's Bezos to buy Washington Post     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:38 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Amazon's Jeff Bezos will purchase the Washington Post's newspaper publishing business for $250 million.

  • Clooney vs. Loeb continues     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    A "perfect storm" is brewing between Hollywood and Wall Street with more fall out after actor George Clooney launched a war of words against hedge fund titan Dan Loeb. Lynda Obst, Oscar winning film producer, weighs in.

  • A-Rod suspended for 211 games     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    Among 12 other MLB players suspended, Alex Rodriguez plans to make his season debut tonight despite his 2013 and 2014 sentence. Awaiting A-Rod's meet with the media, Chris Boden, CSN Chicago White Sox reporter, reports how the 3rd baseman's appeal could play out.

  • 'Jobs' opens next Friday     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the latest on the newest biopic about legendary Apple found, Steve Jobs, staring Ashton Kutcher.

  • Appaloosa up 5.5 percent in July     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports on Appaloosa's annualized returns. CNBC contributor Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital, explains why billionaire hedge fund titan David Tepper is among one of the greatest investors.

  • Markets start week in the red     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Are investors buying into the weakness? Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital; Doug Sandler, Riverfront Investment Group; David Wright, Sierra Core Retirement Fund; and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, discuss where the best places are to put your money in this market.

  • Major averages pairing lower     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    The Dow and S&P are in the red today while Apple is pushing the Nasdaq positive. Mary Ann Bartels, Merrill Lynch, takes a look at what is affecting today's markets.

  • America's downgrade 2nd anniversary     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:44 PM ET

    Many political battles could be ahead in September. CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at the impact that cutting the U.S. debt rating two years ago has had on the economy.

  • Tech sectors on the move     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody takes a look at what is moving the Nasdaq today including Apple.

  • Herbalife saga continues     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:21 PM ET

    Bill Ackman has filed a complaint with the SEC against George Soros over Herbalife. Harvey Pitt, former SEC chairman, weighs in.

  • Determining Detroit's value     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:13 PM ET

    Detroit's emergency manager has asked Christie's to appraise the city's art collection, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • China may reconsider its '1 child' policy     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:11 PM ET

    A report out of China today could have global economic implications. Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China"; and Ann Lee, author of "What the U.S Can Learn from China," provide insight on what a change of the "one child" policy could mean for the global economy.

  • 13 Major League Baseball players have been suspended including Yankee, Alex Rodriguez. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports A-Rod's suspension is for the remainder of the 2013 season as well as the whole 2014 season.

  • CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation today on the fight over Sony with George Clooney and Dan Loeb.

  • CBS & TWC eyeballing each other     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 4:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on negotiations between CBS and Time Warner Cable. They are debating how much money Time Warner Cable should pay for CBS and Showtime.

  • Weak jobs numbers and the Fed     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    Will weaker than expected jobs data change the dynamic for the Fed's move to slow down stimulus? Randy Kroszner, University of Chicago, provides insight on what the numbers mean to the Fed.

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