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  • High gas prices in California

    Gasoline is spiking to $4 a gallon and above in some parts of the U.S., but the worst of the price shock could be over—unless oil production is threatened beyond Libya.

  • Stocks End Higher as Banks Gain, Energy Falls Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 4:41 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher on Tuesday as news that Bank of America would boost its dividend amid a stronger profit forecast than analysts expected lifted financials, and oil prices eased amid news OPEC is considering a boost in output. Bank of America and AmEx rose, while McDonald's fell.

  • Stocks Hold Strong Gains as Banks Advance Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 4:08 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher on Tuesday as news that Bank of America would boost its dividend amid a stronger profit forecast than analysts expected lifted financials, and oil prices eased amid news OPEC is considering a boost in output. Bank of America and AmEx rose, while McDonald's fell.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, including oil's wild ride and OPEC's announcement they're considering releasing more oil.

  • The Looming Disaster of a Libya War Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 3:47 PM ET
    A Libyan anti-government protester holds his old national flag in front of a wall covered with graffiti against Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi in the eastern city of Tobruk.

    Establishing a no-fly zone over Libya is likely to be far messier and less effective than advocates like Senators John McCain and John Kerry are forecasting.

  • Today's Market Action     Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 3:35 PM ET

    Weighing in on whether the impact of rising oil has already taken its pound of flesh from equities, with Eric Ross, Watch Harbor Asset Management, and Greg Olsen, Lenox Advisors.

  • Speculators Fueling Oil?     Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 2:45 PM ET

    The recent surge in oil prices is not supported by fundamentals, according to the Saudi Oil Minister. Insight on who these oil speculators are and where oil would be trading without them, with Sean Cota, New England Fuel Institute president.

  • Mideast Oil Production Still Strong: Energy CEO Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 1:34 PM ET

    Throughout the recent unrest in the Middle East, virtually no oil production has been affected, save in Libya, Sara Akbar, CEO of Kuwait Energy, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Stocks Extend Gains; Bof A Jumps Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 12:19 PM ET

    Stocks added to strong gains as volatility in the oil markets eased amid news OPEC is considering a boost in output. Bank of America and AmEx rose, while McDonald's fell.

  • Farrell: Who's Afraid of What Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 11:44 AM ET
    A Saudi man wears a t-shirt with the image of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz in the Saudi capital Riyadh.

    The Bahrainian royal family is plenty worried about the unrest in their country. The Saudis are concerned about unrest, Gaddafi is a wild card and the Chinese have big plans.

  • President Barack Obama

    War fever is growing ever hotter with each passing day.

  • Obama Meets With Australian PM Julia Gillard At The White House.

    Nearly three weeks after Libya erupted in what may now turn into a protracted civil war, the politics of military intervention to speed the ouster of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi grow more complicated by the day — for both the White House and Republicans. The New York Times reports.

  • Futures Turn Higher, Following OPEC News Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 9:20 AM ET

    Stock index futures turned higher again after news that OPEC had no plans for an extraordinary meeting.

  • Diplomats Put Focus on Rebel Leadership Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 1:53 AM ET
    Libyans at the rebel-held eastern town of Brega celebrate after rumor spread that their fighters took over the town of Ras Lanuf from pro-Kadhafi forces during battles.

    US and European diplomats are scrambling to get a clearer picture of the leadership of Libya’s besieged opposition movement after concluding that Muammer Gaddafi is unlikely to fall quickly like his counterparts in neighboring Egypt and Tunisia, the Financial Times reports.

  • Scenes from Libya     Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM ET

    Video from the front line, Libyan refugee camps, the border, and the evacuation of foreign nationals at the airport, most of whom are from Bangladesh, Vietnam and Ghana.

  • Oil Supplies Are Key Topic at Annual CERA Week Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 9:40 PM ET

    Top energy industry leaders gather in Houston this week at a critical time for the oil producing world and are expected to attempt to assure markets that supply is ample around the globe.

  • Cramer: Post-Gaddafi, Dow to Rally 1,000 Points Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 7:38 PM ET

    As soon as the Libyan leader leaves power, Cramer thinks the markets will rally hard.

  • What's The Tipping Point?     Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Insight on whether we are nearing the economic tipping point for oil prices, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson; Chris Edmonds, Enerecap Partners and John Hofmeister,former president/CEO, Shell Oil.

  • Five Things We're Watching: March 8, 2011 Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 6:33 PM ET

    Tweeting for profit, oil's wild ride and the headwinds facing Bank of America. Here's some of what we’re watching — and therefore you should as well.?

  • The Secret Oil Dividend     Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 5:27 PM ET

    A trade to capture a healthy dividend off the rising price of crude.