Diamonds are a banker's worst friend
Mar 18 · By Suzanne Kapner
When Merrill Lynch agreed to bankroll Fred Leighton's effort to become the next great luxury jeweler, the bank had no idea it would soon find itself entangled in a glittering strand of litigation. More
4:38pm · By Katie Benner
After a presentation, analysts and investors remain skeptical over stress testing and earnings measures used to determine losses. More
5:16pm · By Michael V. Copeland
Tech Daily: The same technology that makes images pop off movie screens now helps corporations design models, build objects - even manage employees. More
2:26pm · By  By Anu Partanen
As the country's President visits the U.S., analysts turn bearish on the formerly fast-growing economy. More
12:04pm · By Suzanne Kapner
The outlook isn't getting better, but isn't getting worse. We talked to retail analyst Todd Slater about his forecast. More
11:35am · By Alyssa Abkowitz
Frank and Tanner, the first family of pharma finance, are reuniting in time for the industry's wave of consolidation. More
2:16pm · By Lawrence Delevingne and J. Brandon Darin
In an interview about his new book, CNN commentator Jack Cafferty blasts "morons" in Washington and calls on Republicans to quit "carping." More
Mar 19 · By Jia Lynn Yang
Wireless pioneer backs news aggregator 1Cast. Can the Web video site reverse his losing streak? More
Tuesday's iPhone 3.0 event wasn't the only news this week. More
Electric car closer to market
Aptera is promising its first electric vehicle sale in California by the end of 2009. Play
Garbage powers Windex plant
SC Johnson uses methane from a landfill for half the energy needs of its largest U.S. plant. Play
Building a greener battery
Rechargeable lithium ion batteries power most portable devices yet one startup is trying to charge in with a more recyclable option. Play
 
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Top 10 for financial soundness
Exxon Mobil and Intel are among the most respected for financial strength this year. Which other admired companies get top marks from their peers? More
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