Washington, D.C., Mayor Vincent Gray explains why he vetoed a bill that would require big box retailers to pay workers a minimum wage of $12.50.
Hannah Almassi, fashion editor at Grazia, discusses the global fashion industry and highlights the differences between the fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Morton Lane, University of Illinois, discuss how high-speed trading has changed the way markets operate.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Bertha Coombs discuss whether the social media company will likely end up trading on the NYSE or Nasdaq.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as Chancellor Merkel gears up for the September 22nd German election.
Steve Barrow, head of G10 research at Standard Bank, expects the Federal Reserve to start tapering in December, and says that if it happens in September, it will be "benign".
Days of heavy rain are triggering serious flash floods in the northern part of the Centennial State, reports NBC's Leanne Gregg.
Less than a year after Super Storm Sandy destroyed a large portion of the New Jersey shoreline, another disaster has torn through the same area, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Simon Rubinsohn, chief economist at RICS, explains why he thinks the Bank of England should not allow house prices to rise more than 5 percent annually.
Pierre Moscovici, France finance minister, explains that growth should be the global priority, and argues that the country is not "the sick child of Europe", and is reforming fast.
Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets, and Jack Ablin, BMO, discuss how the selection of the next Federal Reserve chairman is likely to impact the markets and the economy.
Harris Georgiades, Cyprus's finance minister, says the country's resilience has exceeded expectations, as the island is now "out of the danger zone" and has entered a "stabilization phase".
Geoffrey Yu, foreign exchange strategist at UBS, explains there is "not much juice left in the dollar", and advises getting back into risk.
Jens Larsen, chief European economist at RBC Capital Markets, says tapering is the "beginning of the end" and that investors will start talking about exit strategy and rate hike as soon as it starts.
European shares closed higher on Friday, despite investors' caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting next week.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reveals some of the early Twitter investors positioned to make big money on its IPO. CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides a look at some of the bankers involved. Also, Carly Fiorina, former HP chairman & CEO, discusses how the social media company's IPO will impact the rest of the the tech sector, and why Michael Dell has less than five years to prove his strategy of going private is working.
CNBC's Robert Frank goes inside the vault at Patek Philippe headquarters in New York City to take a look at the one of the world's most expensive timepieces.
CNBC's Rick Santelli says Congress should pay close attention to a poll showing most Americans don't want to raise the nation's debt ceiling, even if it leads to a default.
David Neeleman, JetBlue founder & former CEO, provides his perspective on the airline industry and the outlook on emerging market travel.
Dom Sagolla, Twitter co-creator, reveals how the social media company went from an idea to Wall Street.