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  • Roubini: No Stock Bubble, but Crash May Come Later Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 12:27 AM ET
    Nouriel Roubini, co-founder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics

    Stocks aren't in bubble territory as yet, but a "huge rally in risk assets" over the next two years puts markets in danger of a big crash, Nouriel Roubini said.

  • Lew Blames Washington for Slow Growth Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 8:28 PM ET
    Jack Lew

    Dysfunction in Washington is one of the biggest drags on the U.S. economy, undermining confidence and crimping growth, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says.

  • Why US Stocks Are Soaring While Economy Struggles Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 7:55 PM ET

    Even the rosiest of forecasters acknowledge growth slowed sharply from the first three months of the year. And yet major U.S. stock indexes continue swaggering to fresh all-time highs.

  • Market Gains Could Keep on Coming After Dow 15,000 Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 6:51 PM ET

    The Dow finished above 15,000 for the first time ever, confounding a chorus of critics who believe the market should do what it usually does — sell off in May.

  • Banks (Finally) Start Lending Again Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    Lending conditions, particularly for businesses, are beginning to thaw after five years of financial lockdown, according to a Fed survey.

  • Here's What Is Really Behind Home Price Gains Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    Home prices are defying gravity and expectations, which has some asking exactly how real they are and what is driving them. The answers lie, again, in the numbers.

  • World Party: Stocks in US, Germany Hit New Record Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    U.S. stocks briefly broke into record territory on a wave of optimism for the global economy that also drove German stocks to an all-time high.

  • NY AG: Fix Street's ‘Rigged Casino’ Impression Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 10:16 AM ET

    New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman told CNBC that BofA and Wells Fargo were the leading violators of a mortgage servicing abuse settlement, and that's why he plans to sue.

  • Health Spending Slows, but Patients Are Paying More Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 10:08 AM ET

    One of the economic mysteries of the last few years has been the bigger-than-expected slowdown in health spending.

  • What You Need to Know About the Online Sales Tax Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    It's far from a done deal, but the days of mostly tax-free shopping on the Internet is a big step closer to ending. Click ahead to find out how you might be affected.

  • Market Value of Mothers' Work Falls Below $60,000 Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 9:28 AM ET

    Take-home pay for everything from cooking to handling family finances on the open market, would total $59,862, says Insure.com, down from $60,182 in 2012.

  • Earnings Season Moves to Crucial Consumer Brands Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 8:25 AM ET
    Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla.

    Earnings reports for the rest of the week will offer some crucial insight into how the US consumer — and the larger economy — is doing.

  • Senate OKs Bill for States to Tax Online Purchases Monday, 6 May 2013 | 7:18 PM ET

    A majority of the Senate approved a measure that would allow states to tax online purchases. The bill now moves to the House, where it faces opposition.

  • The 10 Best States for Retirement Monday, 6 May 2013 | 11:36 AM ET
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Whether you'd really consider retiring to North Dakota or West Virginia, this unconventional list will at least get you thinking about what you really need from a retirement spot.

  • As Mortgages Improve, Old Ills Still Hit Big Banks Monday, 6 May 2013 | 11:27 AM ET

    The number of homeowners falling behind on their mortgages for the first time has finally fallen close to pre-housing-crisis levels. That's the good news.

  • A Netjets Inc. sign stands hear a new Embraer Phenom 300 jet at Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

    As the U.S. economy recovers, Berkshire Hathaway-owned NetJets has seen a surge in new customers and current owners flying more hours, NetJets CEO Jordan Hansell and Warren Buffett told CNBC.

  • 3 Years Later: Learning to Live With Flash Crashes Monday, 6 May 2013 | 8:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange before the closing bell May 6, 2010. The Dow plunged almost 1,000 points before closing down 347 on Greek debt fears.

    Rather than being simply a one-off event that Wall Street could dismiss as an aberration, the Flash Crash now looks like it was just the first warning shot.

  • Buffett: Right Now, Stocks Are Good, Bonds Are Bad Monday, 6 May 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett tells CNBC's Becky Quick stocks will be going a "lot higher" in her lifetime but warns investors to stay away from bonds.

  • Do Young People Believe in Stocks? Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:17 AM ET

    Millennials are more cautious about investing in the market than their parents. But they are also more knowledgeable about what to do with their money.

  • Buffett: 'Shot Heard Around the World' Coming Saturday, 4 May 2013 | 10:58 AM ET
    Warren Buffett at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.

    Warren Buffett said it will be "the shot heard around the world" when the Fed indicates it will stop buying financial assets or start selling from their now enormous $3.4 trillion balance sheet.

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