| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Comcast Corp. says Aereo, a company that distributes broadcast programming on the Web, violates its copyrights, but according to often-contrarian analyst Richard Greenfield of BTIG, the cable giant is fighting the tech firm at its own peril.
| May 6, 2013
| 5:31 AM
WASHINGTON -- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said he sees the economy slowly improving and hailed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke as "gutsy" for the actions the central bank has taken to boost growth.
Buffett told CNBC on Monday that he...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:12 PM
For those of us not directly invested in Apple, the stock's trajectory over the last six months has been a thrill ride to rival anything you'll find at Magic Mountain.
Since hitting an all-time peak of $705 in mid-September, the shares have been on a...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:27 PM
NBC News is switching up the producer ranks at "Meet the Press," bringing in veteran news producer Rob Yarin, who has previously worked closely with anchor David Gregory.
Betsy Fischer Martin, who began her career as an intern on the show 22 years ago...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:33 AM
WASHINGTON -- Consumers should get to choose which broadcast networks they want to pay to receive, a senior DirecTV executive told Congress on Wednesday.
In testimony to a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on communications and technology,...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:39 AM
WASHINGTON -- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan said the central bank should start tapering its stimulus program and begin reducing its dramatically swelled balance sheet -- whether the economy is ready for it or not.
"My view is the sooner...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Tesla Motors chief Elon Musk said that the fourth vehicle in the automaker's lineup with be a small $35,000-ish SUV.
Musk made the announcement during an interview with CNBC on Friday.
The SUV would be roughly half the base price of the company's...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:18 PM
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| May 21, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Deborah Turness, who on Monday was named president of NBC News, will make the rounds at the unit Tuesday and Wednesday to meet with other top network executives as well as key producers and talent.
It will probably be the first of many visits for...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:27 AM
WASHINGTON -- The European Central Bank could reduce the interest rate it pays on excess bank deposits to below zero to boost growth in the recession-plagued region, a top official said.
The comments over the weekend by Italian Central Bank chief...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Jimmy Kimmel took to the stage Tuesday at ABC’s upfront presentation at New York City’s Avery Fisher Hall and delivered a monologue peppered with jokes aimed at the ratings and demographic woes of rival networks — and poor old Matthew...