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February 3rd, 2014
05:07 PM ET

Big paydays for both the Seahawks and Broncos

(CNN) – The Seattle Seahawks won a decisive victory at Super Bowl XLVIII, but it's not like the Denver Broncos are walking away empty-handed. Sure, those hands don't have shiny, new rings on them, but they're not empty.

Even if a team gets blown out in embarrassing fashion at the Super Bowl, its players are still guaranteed a hefty payday. Just not nearly as much as if they had actually won.

CNN's Zain Asher breaks down the numbers.

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December 26th, 2013
05:16 PM ET

Stocks hit holiday highs

The markets enjoyed a huge post Christmas boost, setting the stage for a year-end market rally.

CNN Business Correspondent Zain Asher joined Joe Johns live from the New York Stock Exchange.

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