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S&P 500, Nasdaq end up as tech gains; potash shares sink

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended higher on Tuesday, lifted by gains in the technology sector, while potash shares were the day's big losers. Full story

Summers' work for financial firms could give critics ammunition

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers, a top contender for the leadership of the Federal Reserve, has been a consultant to large financial institutions, including Citigroup Inc, news that could fuel questions about his suitability to head the central bank. Full story

Wall St. wipes out losses late to end with slim gain

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks erased losses late in Friday's session to close slightly higher on investors' optimism about the likelihood that the Federal Reserve will keep its easy money policy in play a while longer. Full story

U.S. indicts hackers in biggest cyber fraud case in history

NEWARK, N.J./BOSTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors said on Thursday they have charged five men responsible for a hacking and credit card fraud spree that cost companies more $300 million and two of the suspects are in custody, in the biggest cyber crime case filed in U.S. history. Full story

Tech boosts Nasdaq

   A surge in Facebook shares is helping the Nasdaq, as well as TripAdvisor and Qualcomm, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

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  GOOG, MSFT both stage a comeback

CNBC's Seema Mody follows the market action at the Nasdaq. The WSJ says Google has bought a stake in a glass supplier.

  Trade the tech wreck

Discussing Google and Microsoft, their earnings misses, and the Nasdaq's biggest drop since June 24th. Financials are still strong. There are a lot of reasons to be bullish in this market, says Pete Najarian. With Darren Chervitz, Jacob Asset Managemen...

  Nasdaq's win streak in jeopardy

CNBC's Seema Mody has the details on stocks contributing to the Nasdaq's decline, including Tesla, tech sectors, and biotech.

  Tesla weighing on the Nasdaq

CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the biggest movers on the Nasdaq. Tesla fell after a bearish note from Goldman Sachs, and Randgold Resources is the Nasdaq's top stock today.

  Nasdaq nears a fresh 13-year high

CNBC's Seema Mody reports the biggest movers for the Nasdaq including BlackBerry, Oracle, and Apple. "One analyst indicates the iPhone 5s production will start this month"

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