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  • China slowdown digs a hole for US industrials Sunday, 28 Jul 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    As policymakers look to shift from an economy based on rapid credit expansion and heavy infrastructure investment to one based on consumer demand, miners and their suppliers have had to adjust.

  • Obama's loyalty to Summers could be key to Fed job Saturday, 27 Jul 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    President Obama and Larry Summers in file photo.

    Former White House insiders identify the key difference between Larry Summers and Janet Yellen in the jousting for the Fed chair job: The president knows and trusts Summers.

  • US consumer sentiment jumps to six-year high Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    US consumer sentiment surged in July as Americans felt better about the current economic climate, though they expected to see a slower rate of growth in the year ahead.

  • Detroit

    Municipal bond funds saw outflows of $1.2 billion in the week ending July 24, on concern that Detroit's filing for bankruptcy will set an important precedent and more cities could follow suit.

  • US durable goods soar; jobless queue lengthens Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 8:37 AM ET
    Valley Appliance employees Dennis Husser, left, and Dan Arkels deliver a Maytag Corp. electric stove to a customer in Princeton, Illinois, U.S.

    New orders for long-lasting manufactured goods surged in June in the U.S., while the number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits rose slightly.

  • The high-tech race for economic data pays Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    The once-sleepy process of releasing economic data has quietly gotten a lot more complicated, and a lot more lucrative.

  • Detroit bankruptcy judge expects to rule today Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:13 AM ET

    The federal judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy case said he expects to issue some rulings Wednesday in the city's closely followed insolvency.

  • Despite higher rates, new home sales surge in June Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    Sales of new U.S. single-family homes vaulted to a five-year high in June, showing little signs of slowing in the face of higher mortgage rates.

  • Is China about to launch a new round of stimulus? Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    China's weak manufacturing data may trigger fresh stimulus measures from the government as Beijing looks to defend its 7.5 percent annual growth target, say economists.

  • Euro zone business activity expands, euro rallies Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Economic activity in the euro zone expanded in July, purchasing managers index (PMI) readings showed on Wednesday, marking the first uptick for business activity since January this year.

  • Rally in US crude rekindles ‘flash crash’ fears Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 12:38 AM ET

    The risk of a disorderly decline in U.S. crude futures is growing after a four-week rally sent prices to 16-month highs, defying an China's slowdown and shale supply boom.

  • Auto job boom rolls on as Ford e-x-p-a-n-d-s Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 11:31 AM ET

    The move means it will add a total of 3,000 white collar jobs this year, with most of them located at the Dearborn headquarters.

  • Watch out, US crude prices could correct 35%: Pro Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 2:33 AM ET

    The price of U.S. crude may have caught up with North Sea Brent oil prices in the past week, but it now faces a sharp pull back of up to 35 percent, says one analyst.

  • $100 billion lost to this crime every year Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    Cybercrime's toll on the U.S. economy is difficult to predict but one new study puts the price tag at $100 billion and 508,000 lost jobs as a result.

  • Detroit hurtles toward first bankruptcy hearing Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    Kevyn Orr

    Detroit's bankruptcy goes to court Wednesday, even as other lawsuits seek to block a plan to restructure the city's more than $18 billion in debt.

  • Home resales' surprise drop snaps streak of gains Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    US home resales unexpectedly fell in June after two straight months of hefty increases, but a surge in prices to a five-year high suggested the housing market recovery remained on course.

  • As battles loom, Obama prepares to make his case Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    President Barack Obama speaks about the Affordable Care Act in San Jose, Calif.

    President Obama will embark on a campaign-style tour this week, laying out his agenda for reinvigorating the nation’s economy. The New York Times reports.

  • Auto rebound bittersweet in auto towns left behind Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    A Chrysler Jeep sign is seen in front of a dealership in Hollywood, Florida.

    Four years after the auto industry bottomed out with GM and Chrysler going bankrupt, those automakers and the industry as a whole is roaring again.

  • Doctors still confused, skeptical about Obamacare Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    A poll of doctors finds huge skepticism that Obamacare insurance exchanges will open by fall deadline, and mostly don't know how new health law will affect practices.

  • France in a 'worrying' situation: Finance Minister Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 1:46 AM ET

    France is in a worrying situation, the country's finance minister told CNBC, but growth will return in the second half of the year.

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