• Buy geopolitical concern dip: Pro     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 7:06 PM ET

    Discussing how to trade geopolitical concerns, with Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners, and Kenneth Heebner, Capital Growth Management. Bouroudjian calls today selloff a large global margin call.

  • Examining Wall Street's decline on Thursday     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    Weakness in German stocks on Thursday was a wake-up call for U.S. investors, who were 'disillusioned' about China's slowdown and the Ukraine-Russia standoff, resulting in a plunge on Wall Street, says Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group.

  • Ukraine braces for Crimea referendum     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:15 PM ET

    As we countdown to the contentious Crimea referendum set for Sunday 16 March, events continue to move apace. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev with the latest.

  • $3 billion for Ukraine to go straight to...Russia Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 1:26 PM ET
    A man walks past a poster in Sevastopol on March 11, 2014 depicting Crimea in the colors of the Russian flag.

    Billions of Western dollars in aid to Ukraine will likely end up in the coffers of the Russian government thanks to a bond clause.

  • The American dream is still alive: Welch     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 8:08 AM ET

    Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University, shares his thoughts on jobs creation in the U.S.

  • Get Harry Reid's butt out of there: Welch     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    The Republicans have one mission and that is to win the Senate, says Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute, sharing his thoughts on what the GOP needs to do to recapture the majority in the Senate.

  • This has to happen for 3% economy: Welch     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    The commercial industrial business needs to come back, says Jack Welch, executive chairman of the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University.

  • Russia's $3B Ukraine loan contains rare clause     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details of Russia's $3 billion debt agreement to Ukraine where the bonds were issued in U.S. dollars, and governed by United Kingdom laws and courts.

  • Russia to retaliate with 'symmetric sanctions'     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    Putin has warned that Russia would retaliate with "symmetric sanctions" after the E.U. announced sanctions believed to include asset freezes and visa bans. NBC's Jim Maceda reports.

  • US oil exports 'detrimental' for Russia: Pro     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Bricklin Dwyer, economist at BNP Paribas, says that by agreeing to export oil, the U.S. is sending a strong signal to Russia that it can also "manipulate" oil prices.

  • Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk will 'never surrender'     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House. Yatsenyuk says his country feels the United States stands by his people.

  • Pres. Obama offers support to Ukraine     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House to address solutions to the Ukraine crisis, as well as the Ukraine economy.

  • Pres. Obama meets with Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 3:31 PM ET

    President Obama welcomes Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to the White House to discuss a way to head off the crisis in Ukraine and to ensure that the Ukrainian people can choose their direction for the future.

  • Putin wants 'seat at table' in Ukraine policy: Pro     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    David Hauner, head of EEMEA fixed income and economics at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says Russian president Vladimir Putin's move into the Crimea is "defensive" and he is interested in maintaining influence in Ukraine.

  • Ukraine PM 'abandoned his post'     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 12:40 PM ET

    Sweden's foreign minister, Carl Bildt, discusses the West-versus-Russia confrontation ongoing in Ukraine's Crimea region.

  • 'Serene' megayacht finds safe harbor from Putin Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    M/V Serene 440-foot yacht owned by Yuri Scheffler, the founder of Stolichnaya Vodka.

    Vodka magnate Yuri Scheffler, visiting in New York, says he feels sorry for Ukraine. "There is only one law in Russia, and it's called 'Putin.'"

  • G-7: Will not recognize Crimea referendum Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 8:39 AM ET
    Russian armored personnel carriers reported to be heading to Simferopol of Crimea, Ukraine.

    The leaders of the G-7 nations said Wednesday they will not recognize the results of a coming referendum on Crimea's status.

  • Crimea vote looms as Obama meets with Ukraine PM Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 8:23 AM ET
    Arseniy Yatsenyuk in Berlin, February 17, 2014

    Ukraine prime minister will visit the White House as President Obama searches for a way to head off the crisis in Ukraine.

  • What's the next move in the Ukraine crisis?     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    NBC's foreign correspondent Jim Maceda, discusses the deadlock in the Ukraine crisis ahead of a referendum on Crimea's status on Sunday.

  • Russia tightens grip on Crimea     Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:07 PM ET

    NBC's Ian Williams reports the referendum to determine if Crimea becomes a part of Russia is just days away. The Russians have blockaded around a Ukrainian naval base.