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  • Most aggressive Big Mac attack

    The fast food burger wars are intensifying. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Burger King's new "Big King" hamburger that looks a lot like McDonalds' "Big Mac."

  • Marriott shifts 'towards higher rated business'

    Arne Sorenson, Marriott International CEO & president, breaks down the hotel company's earnings and shares his strategy to expand globally. A little over fifty-percent of all the rooms in the pipeline are overseas, Sorenson says.

  • Texas Roadhouse food is 'legendary'

    Scott Colosi,Texas Roadhouse president, discusses his company's plans for expansion as third quarter earnings showed lower profits but higher sales.

  • McDonald's no longer using Heinz

    McDonald's has dropped Heinz Ketchup after 40 years. CNBC's Jane Wells reports McDonald's only uses Heinz in 2 U.S. markets, and most of its ketchup comes from a variety of other suppliers.

  • Orrick in merger talks with Pillsbury

    Elie Mystal and Staci Zaretsky with Abovethelaw.com discuss the possible merger between Orrick and Pillsbury.

  • Slicing Apple's fourth quarter

    Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides a look at what he is expecting to see from the tech giant's quarterly results.

  • Don't like Windows? Buy Microsoft anyway: Pro

    Kirk Materne, Evercore Partners, provides his outlook on Microsoft's cloud prospects and explains why he raised the price target to $40 on the stock.

  • Wall St. vs. Main St.: FB, TSLA & more

    Digging into companies who have varying opinions from those on Wall St. versus Main St., with Bill Conlin, Abel/Noser president and CEO.

  • All-America Survey: Most loved companies

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports how participants of the All-America Economic Survey voted for their favorite and least favorite companies.

  • 'Citizenship over partisanship': Starbuck's CEO

    Washington needs to serve the American people. CNBC's Jim Cramer talks with Howard Schultz, Starbucks founder, chairman, president and CEO, Schultz says the government shutdown demonstrated a "complete fracturing of leadership."

  • Making tea at home: Starbuck's CEO

    You're not going to see coffee here, says Howard Schultz, Starbucks CEO, talking with CNBC's Jim Cramer about his company's acquisition of Teavana, a specialty tea retailer.

  • Six startups face the ultimate power pitch

    Marcus Lemonis, CNBC Prime's "The Profit" host, discusses his special, "Power Pitch Tournament of Champions," where contestants compete for a chance to pitch their big idea to the world.

  • Will Apple's newest iPad feature high-resolution?

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew provides their thoughts on what they expect to see later today when the tech giant unveils its latest tablet and the likely impact on the stock.

  • Expect thinner, faster iPad: Expert

    Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, says today's unveiling of Apple's new iPad is phase two of a three phase strategy for the tech giant.

  • Competitive luxury vehicle market

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau questions whether Consumer Reports' review of the Lexus IS 250 and the Infiniti Q50 will hurt sales of those 2 luxury sedans.

  • Diddy to Buffett:  'I need some advice'

    Sean "Diddy" Combs wants to compete with the world's top business people, and during an interview with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo he asked for some advice from Warren Buffett .. on how to become even richer than the Omaha billionaire.

  • Royal Caribbean CEO 'frustrated' with DC developments

    It's not a moneymaking proposition to disappoint your customers, says Adam Goldstein, Royal Caribbean International President & CEO, discussing his disappointment with the government shutdown and its impact on his business.

  • JAL picks Airbus, not Boeing

    Competition in the air heats up and is putting pressure on shares of Boeing, report CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Airbus is selling 31 of its A350 aircraft, a direct competitor to Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, to Japan Airlines.

  • The 99% & the 1%: Who owes whom?

    Harry Binswanger, Ayn Rand Institute, thinks the U.S. should be showering moral praise on bank CEOs and millionaires. Tamara Draut, Demos VP of policy and research thinks this is "absurd."

  • IPO fight brewing

    It's shaping up to be a big battle between the NYSE and the Nasdaq over which exchange will be the one to list Twitter when it goes public, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.