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  Monday, 2 May 2011 | 9:33 AM ET

Meet the 'Seal Team 6', the Guys Who Killed Osama Bin Laden

Posted By: Robert W. Johnson, Business Insider
Usama Bin Laden
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Usama Bin Laden

The military team that killed Osama Bin Laden is an elite special forces group unofficially called Seal Team 6.

Officially, the team's name is classified and not available to the public; technically there is no team 6. A Tier-One counter-terrorism force similar to the Army's elusive Delta group, Team 6's mission rarely make it to paper much less the newspaper.

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  Monday, 2 May 2011 | 8:40 AM ET

Osama, Osama. Hey, Hey, Hey Goodbye

Posted By: Julia La Roche
  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 4:52 PM ET

Alpha Is Becoming Beta

Posted By: John Carney
  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

Caterpillar Earnings: A Huge Warning Sign?

Posted By: John Carney
Caterpillar
AP
Caterpillar

Caterpillar came in with a huge upside surprise on its earnings today.

And that has people worried.

How on earth is it possible that domestic sales of construction equipment could have increased 92 percent?

Construction is recovering —but it is not anywhere near the level that could justify that kind of spending on equipment.

This shouldn’t really be a boom time for Caterpillar.

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 3:28 PM ET

'Wall Street Rapper' Goes From Goldman to Google

Posted By: Julia La Roche
Allen Mask
Source: Facebook
Allen Mask

It's official. "The Wall Street Rapper" is now "The Silicon Valley Rapper."

Allen Mask, 22, a former analyst first-year at Goldman Sachs and a budding hip-hop artist, is now working at Google and rapping to a more "high-tech" beat these days.

Check out Mask's latest music video project advocating for music education .

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 3:25 PM ET

Riled Rosenberg Still Thinks Economy Is Terrible

Posted By: Jeff Cox
David Rosenberg
CNBC
David Rosenberg

Know this about David Rosenberg: He still thinks the economy stinks, even if he believes the stock market will rise .

The Gluskin Sheff economist and strategist is miffed that anyone might infer that his bullish statements this week on stocks represent a change in how feels about the economy.

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

The Next Golden Boy at Goldman Sachs

Posted By: Kate Kelly

Will he or won’t he? Or rather, when will he?

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 1:02 PM ET

Can Goldman Short Facebook?

Posted By: John Carney
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg

The private market valuation of Facebook recently took a hit when a group of investors looking to sell a large number of shares had to reduce their asking price. The implied valuation from the sale went from $90 billion to $70 billion.

This raises an important question: can you short Facebook?

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 10:35 AM ET

EU Crackdown on Credit Swaps May Shatter a Myth

Posted By: John Carney
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The European Union’s antitrust investigations into derivatives will very likely demonstrate how banks use regulations to stifle competition.

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  Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 9:51 AM ET

The SEC Is Investigating Phil Falcone's Harbinger for Possible Market Manipulation

Posted By: Courtney Comstock, Business Insider
Writer Lisa Falcone and businessman Philip Falcone attend NY TIMES Party at the C5 Resturant at The Royal Ontario Museum.
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Writer Lisa Falcone and businessman Philip Falcone attend NY TIMES Party at the C5 Resturant at The Royal Ontario Museum.

Regulators are now investigating Harbinger Capital Partners on at least five matters.

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