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  • One Big Political Idea for 2012     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 2:07 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on what should be a priority for reviving the economy in 2012, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities senior fellow.

  • Flash Crash Threatens to Return With a Vengeance Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 4:58 AM ET

    What should investors watch in 2012? As the new year dawns, there are plenty of short-term issues on the horizon, ranging from the eurozone to fiscal gridlock in the US to upheavals in the Middle East. The Financial Times reports

  • Fast Money Web Extra     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Let the Election Games Begin     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 2:51 PM ET

    Discussing the current Republican race for the White House, with John Harwood, CNBC's chief Washington correspondent and Josh Boak, POLITICO economics reporter. Boak says, "Iowa sets the tone for the rest of the election."

  • Let's face it, we've been lied to a LOT in the past few years. Let's you and me make a pact — right here, right now — to fall for fewer fibs in the new year. Here are some tips for how to spot a liar.

  • Fast Money Web Extra     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Iran's Threat to Close Straits of Hormuz     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 11:04 AM ET

    Sharing insight into Iran's threats to close down the Strait of Hormuz, with Alireza Nader, Rand Corp. Iran analyst saying, "what Iran is counting on is to use this as a threat to prevent an oil embargo on Iran and if there is a conflict to impede the flow of oil to a certain extent that oil prices go up and this puts pressure on the United States and other governments."

  • Persian Gulf map

    A senior Iranian official on Tuesday delivered a sharp threat in response to economic sanctions being readied by the United States, saying his country would retaliate against any crackdown by blocking all oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz, a vital artery for transporting about one-fifth of the world’s oil supply.

  • Government Opposes Stanford Bid to Delay Trial Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 7:33 PM ET
    Allen Stanford

    Federal prosecutors say a bid by accused Ponzi mastermind Allen Stanford to delay his criminal trial until late April ignores the interests of thousands of investors in the alleged $7 billion scam.

  • Allen Stanford's Next Move: Seek a Trial Delay Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 7:25 PM ET
    Allen Stanford

    Now that a judge has ruled accused Ponzi mastermind R. Allen Stanford competent to stand trial, his defense team has moved on to plan "B": a bid to delay the trial by three months.

  • Fast Money Web Extra     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Santelli: Obama 'Isn't Really a President'     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 8:33 AM ET

    In a discussion on whether the Federal Reserve's "Operation Twist" has been a success, CNBC's Rick Santelli says the 2012 election is especially important because President Obama "isn't really a president, he's the head of the Democratic party." Santelli also has some criticism for Speaker of the House John Boehner.

  • 'Double-Dip' Blow Could Strike Big Pharmas in 2012 Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 5:26 AM ET

    Pharmaceutical giants’ profits could take a "double-dip" hit next year from patent expirations on blockbuster drugs and President Barack Obama’s healthcare reforms, according to a report from CreditSights, a credit market research firm.

  • Week-Long Tax Battle Ends     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the tax extension has been signed into law by President Obama.

  • Did Santa Deliver an Economic Rebound?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 3:33 PM ET

    A four day winning streak for stocks and reports are showing recent improvement in the job and the housing market. Sharing defensive predictions for 2012, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and James Lowell, Adviser Investments.

  • Expecting (or hoping for) a White Christmas?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 1:09 PM ET

    Sharing the weather forecast for the holiday weekend, with Weather Channel's Nick Walker.

  • Payroll Tax Cut Extension     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the extension of the payroll tax cut.

  • Chadwick: The Difference Between Europe And US Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 8:54 AM ET
    Castle Square in Warsaw old town, 30th July 2010. (Photo by Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images)

    Since returning a day ago from a trip to Prague and Krakow, I have been pondering the stark contrasts between our country and the countries in Europe.

  • Fast Money Web Extra     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Stock Pops & Drops     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 5:43 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

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