As Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump prepare to hit the stage for their first one-on-one presidential debate, polls show just how tight the race is. » Read More
As you watch the first debate on Monday night, keep an eye out for the "fake excuse." CNBC senior columnist Jake Novak explains.
Here are the five questions moderator Lester Holt must ask Clinton and Trump at the first presidential debate, says Jake Novak.
The first presidential debate Monday may be a near-term catalyst for stocks, if one candidate or other looks set to break out.