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  • Wal-Mart spokesman resigns after resume discovery

    David Tovar, Wal-Mart's (WMT) vice president of corporate communications, is leaving the retail giant after a background check revealed he hadn't finished his college degree. In a phone interview, Tovar told CNBC the resume error was discovered while he was undergoing an assessment as part of the…

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  • Coke's Surge drink sold out within hours on Amazon

    The first batch of Surge sold out within hours on Amazon Monday but according to the brand's Twitter handle, there will be more soon. The re-launch marks many firsts for Coke: this will be the first time the company distributes solely using e-commerce. It will also be the first time Coke forgoes…

  • Eye on iOS 8

    Two days before the iPhone 6 goes on sale, Apple will release its updated operating system. Consumers are the primary users of iPhones and iPads, but iOS is going to be good news for IT administrators. "An estimated 67 percent of all business device activations are for iOS devices," said Dan Costa,…

  • Retirees' big move (or not): What to consider

    Retirees' big move (or not): What to considerShould I stay or should I go? Many people nearing retirement grapple with this decision. Choosing whether to retire "in place" or move to a new location could make or break your nest egg. There are many factors

  • A global tax crackdown gets one step closer

    A proposed clampdown on global tax avoidance took a step forward on Tuesday with a leading global think-tank releasing key recommendations ahead of a G-20 meeting later this month. The Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), a Paris-based think tank, Tuesday released seven…

  • Charge your phone using renewable 'urine-tricity'

    Waste not, want not, the saying goes, and researchers at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory are turning something we all produce - urine - into clean electricity, or 'urine-tricity'. It sounds outlandish, but earlier this year, at the Reinvent the Toilet Fair in New Delhi, India - co-hosted by the…

  • Trump tweets: I may buy back in to save Plaza & Taj

    Trump tweets: I may buy back in to save Plaza & Taj Real estate mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump on Tuesday took to social media to say he's considering buying back into bankrupt casinos Trump Plaza and Trump Taj Mahal. Donald Trump tweet

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    Apple operating system iOS8 to be released Wednesday

    Two days before iPhone 6 goes on sale, a new operating system will be available to all existing iPads and iPhones starting tomorrow.

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  • Cramer: Big changes should generate 25% gain

    Jim Cramer always says that investors need to watch the market like a hawk. "Last Wednesday we got some very big news from JDS Uniphase ; Effectively, JDSU intends to split itself into two units, Cramer explained;

  • Carter Worth: How you 'can catch a pop in gold'

    Gold bulls have not had an easy time of it lately. But according to Carter Worth , chief market technician at Sterne Agee, the dollar is about the turn around-potentially leading the gold price to stage a serious rebound. When it comes to the recent slide in gold prices, "we think the opportunity…

  • Europe shares close down ahead of Fed, Scotland

    Europe shares close down ahead of Fed, Scotland European shares closed lower on Tuesday with investors looking ahead to a key Federal Reserve policy meeting this week as well as a referendum on Scottish independence. Fed watched The pan-European Euro

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  • Systemic risks: Russia vs Middle East

    The unfolding Russia-Ukraine crisis isn't a systemic risk, one analyst told CNBC, warning that political tensions across the Middle East and Africa (MENA) deserve greater attention. "The Middle East and Africa, no question about it, is a greater systemic risk. Flare-ups in Nigeria, Syria, Iraq,…

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    China's shifting economy

    Discussing China's economy and the sharp decline in China's industrial production, with John Rutledge, SAFANAD chief investment strategist.

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  • Mortgage Rates Hit 3.00% APR (5/1 ARM)

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  • Why Obama, Dems are in deep trouble on economy

    In some alternate reality right now, Democrats are banking on a strengthening economy that is the envy of the world as a bulwark against big losses in the midterm elections in November. Because the economy itself is, in fact, doing pretty well with job growth at an average of more than 200,000 per…

  • China market still a 'stock picker paradise'

    China's worsening economic outlook is hard to ignore, but strategists remain confident about the country's equity market that has racked up solid gains this year. Read More Weak China factory data raise prospect of stimulus

  • Billionaire Paul Allen sues to get military tank

    Paul Allen takes his security seriously-including, it seems, a fondness for military tanks. The report said one of Allen's companies-called "Vulcan Warbirds"-claims it paid $2.5 million for a 28-ton Panzer IV. Allen said he planned to include the tank in the Flying Heritage Collection, his military…

  • 'Monumental failure' of today's colleges: Survey

    Colleges not preparing students for the workforce has been the perception for a long time-but now there's data to back that up. A Gallup-Purdue University study describes a huge disconnect between what college presidents think students need to launch successful postgraduate careers and what the…

  • CNBC To Air Special Live Entertainment Programme City Limits: Live

    CNBC's first ever live weekend entertainment programme will broadcast from the heart of London with segments from Madrid and Amsterdam, offering viewers an exciting, alternative insight into these much loved European cities. Kate Thornton and Rick Edwards will guest present CNBC's City Limits: Live…

  • Why investors may get a rude awakening: Siegel

    Stocks could be in for a rough ride in the next week or so as investors come to realize that the market is a "little behind the curve" on interest rates, longtime stock market bull Jeremy Siegel said Tuesday as the Federal Reserve began its two-day policy meeting. "If you look at the Fed Funds…

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  • Amazon deal for Best Buy or RadioShack? Pros debate

    With nearly $8 billion cash on hand, should (AMZN) buy the foundering RadioShack (RSH) or big-box electronics retailer Best Buy (BBY)? Bob Peck, Internet equity analyst and managing director at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, said that RadioShack would be a better fit. "We think RadioShack…