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Priceline Surges in Extended Trading on Second Quarter Earnings

Priceline (PCLN) surged in extended hours trading after reporting strong earnings on Tuesday. The stock jumped 16.6% to $269 a share at 08:02 ET in extended trading. Earnings for the second quarter were $115 million, or $2.26 per diluted share, up from $67 million, or $1.38 per diluted share a year earlier. Revenues gained 27.1% to $767.4 million.

Is William Shatner a $600 Million Internet Genius?

The Internet rumor mill has actor William Shatner being proclaimed a financial genius for supposedly reaping $600 million from being Priceline's spokesman. But the numbers don't add up -- it's not logical, as Spock would say.

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Are you sick of spending your summer vacation cramped up in a hotel while the rides at Disneyland sit idly by, cementing the thought that you just...