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MH17 attack: What's known, what's not

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 7:04pm
CNBC's Phil LeBeau says the debris from the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet which was shot down over Ukraine spans at least 9 miles, according to witnesses on the ground.
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Wall St. reaction could be harsh but brief

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 7:03pm
Geopolitical events could lead to a bigger stock market pullback but the impact may be temporary unless there's further escalation.
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Market reaction to Ukraine, Israel concerns

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 7:01pm
CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at how the global markets are reacting to today's geopolitical events.
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Trade show organizer explores sale

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:50pm
The company is known for putting on twice a year in Las Vegas the Magic fashion trade show, the largest U.S. fashion convention.
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Are markets doomed or set for more gains?

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:26pm
With the prospects for U.S. economic growth starting to look up, analysts are divided over whether that should mark a sell signal for markets.
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Unusual crosscurrents confuse markets

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:18pm
Cramer says a number of market developments just don’t make a lot of sense.
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Apple names board member from BlackRock

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:15pm
Apple said on Thursday that Susan Wagner, founding partner of BlackRock, had been appointed to its board.
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Putin blames plane crash on Ukraine

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:09pm
Both the Ukrainian government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the aircraft.
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JPMorgan CEO gets $36M of options

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 5:51pm
JPMorgan said that its board of directors allowed $36 million of options previously awarded to Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon to vest.
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SEC: 10 firms face HFT probe

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 5:25pm
An SEC document showed that the organization is targeting 10 firms in a high frequency trading probe.
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MS moving forward on Rosneft deal: CFO

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 5:09pm
Morgan Stanley CFO does not believe new sanctions on Rosneft will affect a pending deal between the two companies.
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Stockman: Russia the next black swan?

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:59pm
Former OMB Director David Stockman explains how Russia could be the pin that pricks the global asset bubble.
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After-hours buzz: GOOG, IBM, STX & more

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:56pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, IBM, Seagate & more.
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Google earnings miss, revenue beats

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:53pm
Google reported earnings that missed expectations while revenue topped Wall Street estimates on Thursday.
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Microsoft to shutter Xbox Entertainment

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:14pm
Microsoft will shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, ending a foray into original video programming. Re/code reports.
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Courts could cause big Obamacare $$$ hike

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:09pm
Several court challenges to a key part of Obamacare could lead to average premium increases of 76 percent for subsidized enrollees.
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IBM beat estimates, but revenue declines

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 4:08pm
IBM posted second-quarter earnings, excluding items, of $4.32 on $24.36 billion in revenue.
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Air space over Ukraine remains open

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 3:55pm
The Malaysian Airlines flight that crashed on Thursday morning in Ukraine was flying in open air space.
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Russia seen facing condemnation

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 3:27pm
The downing of an airliner over Ukraine brought immediate condemnation of Russia, and it's likely to get stronger.
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Malaysian plane crash stirs volatility

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 2:48pm
News of Malaysian Air 17's crash in Eastern Ukraine sent a ripple effect through the markets, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.
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