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  • Clinton: Debt ceiling as strategy is 'disastrous' Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 5:01 PM ET
    Bill Clinton speaks with Maria Bartiromo at CGI 2013 in New York.

    Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on the debt ceiling fight and threat of a government shutdown.

  • CNBC's Maria Bartiromo sat down with former President Bill Clinton about the direction of the U.S. economy, and whether President Obama handled the Syria situation well.

  • Will Russia approve use of force in Syria?     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Ayham Kamel, Middle East analyst at Eurasia Group, discusses the U.S./Russia talks over Syria and how Western countries need to appear strong.

  • Pres. Obama's UN address focuses on Middle East     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    President Obama addresses the 68th session of the U.N. General Assembly. In his speech he calls for world leaders to stand up to Syrian President Assad over his use of chemical weapons through diplomatic measure. But the President also counters that the U.S. is "prepared to us all elements of our power, including military force" to secure our core interest in the region.

  • What to expect from US/Syria talks     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 5:10 AM ET

    Elizabeth Ferris, senior fellow in foreign policy at The Brookings Institution, discusses the U.S./Syria talks to remove chemical weapons from Syria, and humanitarian support needed in neighboring countries.

  • Will Syria's weapons agreement last?     Sunday, 22 Sep 2013 | 6:41 PM ET

    Michael Hudson, Director of the Middle East Institute at the National University of Singapore says Syria has been handed a lifeline with the U.S.-Russia chemical weapons plan.

  • Obama: I will not negotiate     Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    President Obama told Rep. Boehner he is not willing to negotiate on the debt limit. Ari Melber, Nation Magazine; Dan Holler, Heritage Action for America; and Mark Simone, WOR radio talk show host, discuss. "I don't think the President has the upper hand," says Holler.

  • Look at Newport Chemical Depot today     Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from Newport Chemical Depot, which is now called Vermillion Rise Mega Park. The site is currently under development to serve as an industrial park.

  • Assad's money trail is hard to trace Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 12:47 PM ET
    Syrian President Bashar Assad

    With interests in real estate, airlines, energy and telecommunications, the Syrian regime is believed to control a fortune worth billions.

  • Syria strategy: Mission impossible?     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    Secretary of State John Kerry has confirmed the use of sarin gas in Syria. Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute, and Peter Brooks, Heritage Foundation, discuss whether Syria will show its entire weapons inventory, and if force is the answer.

  • Assad's hidden fortune     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 4:49 PM ET

    Despite the average income in Syria being about $2,600 a year, President Bashar Assad's personal wealth is estimated at $500 million. CNBC's Scott Cohn has the story.

  • Sec. Kerry makes statements on Syria     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Sec. of State John Kerry confirms sarin gas was used and killed Syrians.

  • Syria diplomacy backed by force?     Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Nader Mousavizadeh, geopolitical analyst at Macro Advisory Partners, says the threat of a U.S. strike prompted the deal between Syria and Russia, and explains how Iran is opening the dialogue.

  • Fed Survey: More dovish outlook than the Fed     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 2:15 PM ET

    With tapering on the way, CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the results from the CNBC Fed Survey, which polls economists and Fed watchers. Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri- Kumar Global Strategies, and Joe LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank, weigh in.

  • Syria & the debt ceiling     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    With concerns in Syria still looming, Fed policymakers are having a 2-day meeting on interest rates. CNBC's Steve Liesman has the results of the CNBC Fed survey.

  • Downside to oil price is 'very limited': pro     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Harry Tchilinguirian, head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas, says the oil market is "finding its floor" right now and expects prices to rise as global recovery is picking up.

  • Will a UN resolution on Syria be taken?     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Anthony Skinner, director at Maplecroft, says a strict UN resolution on Syria is likely following the latest chemical attack, but that Assad could "pull the carpet from under Obama's feet" again.

  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera reports the latest details from the United Nations investigation into the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

  • How workable is the Syria deal?     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    Hadley Gamble discusses the deal between Russia and the US on Syria's chemical weapons and what will happen next.

  • Syria chemical weapons talks     Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 7:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the biggest headlines from today including little progress in talks between Secretary of State John Kerry and the Russian Foreign Minister about chemical weapons in Syria.