• Israel's Channel 10 defense reporter Alon Ben David, explains why he says Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is determined to attack Iran's nuclear facilities before the U.S. election. NBC News' Ali Arouzi, weighs in.

  • Israel vs. Iran: On the Brink?     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 7:55 PM ET

    John Batchelor, The John Batchelor Show host, weighs in on the reports Israel could possibly attack Iran before the November elections.

  • Will Israel Launch Airstrike on Iran?     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    George Friedman, Stratfor founder/CEO, provides perspective on whether an Israeli airstrike on Iran is possible, and the impact the tensions are having on oil prices.

  • Israel: No Oil, but Now Overflowing in NatGas Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 2:58 PM ET
    A flame rises from a tower at Yemen's second liquid natural gas plant in the coastal area of Balhaf.

    Ever since its founding as an autonomous state in 1948, Israel has relied on imported energy to meet its domestic power demands. However, offshore exploration operations have now found giant natural gas fields able to supply the country with more gas than it can use.

  • Romney Blames Media Over Trip Troubles Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 2:30 AM ET
    Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney walks back to greet journalist while boarding a campaign plane

    Mitt Romney says the media was partly to blame for his controversial week-long foreign tour that ended with the GOP candidate receiving a warm reception in Poland after a series of gaffes and missteps.

  • Romney Praises Poland's Free Enterprise, Small Govt. Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 9:34 AM ET
    Republican presidential candidate and former Governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney (R) shakes the hand of former Polish President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Lech Walesa, during a meeting at Artus Court, in Gdansk, on 30, 2012.

    Mitt Romney says in Warsaw that Poland's economy is a model of small government and free enterprise that other nations should emulate, a jab at President Obama's policies in the wake of the worst recession in decades.

  • Romney Comments in Israel Outrage Palestinians Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 10:50 AM ET
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney delivers a speech outside the Old City on July 29, 2012 in Jerusalem, Israel.

    Mitt Romney told Jewish donors in Jerusalem on Monday that their culture is part of what has allowed Israel to be more economically successful than the Palestinians, outraging Palestinian leaders who called his comments racist and out of touch.

  • Egypt: End Peace With Israel?     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 7:48 PM ET

    Radical Islamist Mohammed Morsi won Egypt's first election since Mubarak, and now he says he wants to "re-think" peace with Israel. Radio talk show host John Batchelor, offers insight.

  • Tax Shelters: Why Israel Could Be the Next Switzerland Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 3:38 PM ET

    On June 14, the Department of Justice unsealed an indictment against three American tax preparers for helping clients avoid taxes by moving money to Israel.

  • Iran Talks -- An Attempt to Buy Time?     Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 6:35 PM ET

    The Iran nuclear talks are an attempt to buy time for both Tehran and the world powers, notes Gary Hufbauer, Reginald Jones Senior Fellow at Peterson Institute of International Economics. He explains more.

  • Nonfarm Payroll Data Is Going To Be Soft     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 6:43 PM ET

    John Kilduff, Founding Partner, Again Capital says he is concerned about U.S. nonfarm payroll data due on Friday as the weekly numbers have been soft.

  • Oil Prices to Climb Higher     Sunday, 29 Apr 2012 | 6:52 PM ET

    Greg Smith, Group CEO, Global Commodities says reasonable target for oil on a one to two year horizon is $150-$180/bbl.

  • Prepare for an Oil Shock With Currencies Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 10:01 AM ET
    Oil Pump

    There is a lot of tough talk emanating from the Middle East. Here's a currency-trading plan in case the situation worsens.

  • Selling America's Secrets     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 2:41 PM ET

    Stewart Nozette admits trying to pass classified data to Israel, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Unique Converted Homes 2012 Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 1:24 PM ET
    There’s great satisfaction to be taken in starting out with something humble and transforming it to something mighty. Architects especially may enjoy this act of transformation. Last year’s  slideshow on CNBC.com showcased 10 such architectural rags to riches stories. Now, a look at some more of the many amazing examples of the sustainable practice called adaptive reuse. For this go-round, we have an apartment with a view that was integrated into in an ancient structure and a masterful factory c

    Here's an eye-popping look at some amazing examples of the sustainable practice called adaptive reuse.

  • Major Powers Agree to Demand Access to Iran Sites Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 6:51 AM ET
    Iran Nuclear site

    Major powers called on Iran to enter "serious dialogue" over its contested nuclear program "without pre-conditions", in a joint statement issued on Thursday following extensive deliberations in Vienna.

  • Cramer: This Market Has Changed For the Worse Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 6:47 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host explains the culmination of events that have hit the market in the past 96 hours.

  • Pres. Obama to Romney: 'Good Luck Tonight'     Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 1:51 PM ET

    President Obama takes questions at the White House in his first formal news conference this year. Regarding Mitt Romney's comments about President Obama being "feckless," the President responds to Mitt by saying, "Good luck, tonight."

  • Obama New Conference, Q&A, Pt 4     Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 1:47 PM ET

    "Every American should want immigration reform," says President Obama, adding that he gives credit to President George W. Bush for his efforts on comprehensive immigration reform, while keeping strong border security.

  • Obama New Conference, Q&A, Pt 3     Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 1:37 PM ET

    "I want gas prices lower because they hurt families", says President Obama taking questions at a White House news conference. He also says it's indisputable that he has Israel's back and refused to comment on Rush Limbaugh's remarks, but says he wants Sandra's (Fluke) parents to know they should be proud of her for speaking her mind.