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  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude hits stocks  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. It was a very rough day for crude. Nat gas was down, as well.

  • Report says Iran needs a nuclear deal—badly Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 3:25 PM ET
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani attends a news conference in Ankara, Turkey, June 9, 2014.

    Iran could be headed for an economic catastrophe if it fails to reach a deal on its nuclear ambitions.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Comments out of Saudi Arabia that the market will stabilize at around $60/barrel put downward pressure on oil's price. Nat gas and gold were down, as well.

  • Nuclear failure was the last thing Ukraine needed Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 3:12 PM ET
    French public nuclear safety institute IRSN said on December 3, 2014 it had not detected any unusual radioactivity in Ukraine and that the incident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya posed no danger for populations or the environment.

    An accident at a nuclear facility in Ukraine underscored the country's lack of energy security, said experts and stakeholders.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas down on warm weather  Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar got stronger, and crude was up for most of the day, due to short covering and a big drawdown on inventories.

  • How Ukraine's energy problems just got worse  Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    CNBC.com's Ted Kemp explains how an accident at a nuclear power plant in Ukraine couldn't have come at a worse time for the embattled country.

  • Ukraine nuclear accident 'no threat': Minister Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 10:38 AM ET
    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk

    Ukraine's Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said an accident at the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in southeast Ukraine posed no danger.

  • KIEV, Dec 3- Ukraine's energy authorities said on Wednesday that an accident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya in the south-east of the country posed no danger and the plant would return to normal operations on Dec. 5. In Vienna, the International Atomic Energy Agency said it had no immediate comment on the report. Ukraine, Belarus and Russia, have estimated...

  • KIEV, Dec 3- Ukraine's Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said on Wednesday an accident at the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in southeast Ukraine posed no danger and that the plant would return to running as normal on Dec. 5. "There is no threat... there are no problems with the reactors," Demchyshyn said at briefing, saying the accident affected the power output...

  • HONG KONG, Dec 3- CGN Power Co Ltd, China's largest nuclear power producer, raised $3.2 billion after pricing its Hong Kong initial public offering at the top of expectations amid a scramble to invest in a sector primed for growth as Beijing promotes atomic energy. The 8.82 billion new shares on offer were priced at HK $2.78 each after being marketed in an...

  • HONG KONG, Dec 3- CGN Power Co. Ltd., China's largest nuclear power producer, raised about $3.2 billion after pricing its Hong Kong initial public offering on top of expectations, IFR reported on Wednesday citing sources familiar with the plans. The 8.82 billion new shares were priced at HK $2.78 each, after being marketed in an indicative range of HK $2.43 to HK...

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down 3 percent on the day, as the stronger dollar and technicals combined to drive the price.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Has oil bottomed or not?  Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders think today's bounce can be expected, but lower oil is still ahead. Gold jumped to over $1,200, mostly on concerns about growth overseas.

  • Areva's options narrow in shadow of debt refinancing Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 9:24 AM ET

    PARIS, Nov 28- With big bond repayments due in 2016-17 and its credit rating cut to junk last week, France's loss-making nuclear group Areva has a narrow and shrinking window to turn around its business and refinance its pile of debt. With billions of capital destroyed by writedowns on a Finland reactor project and an African uranium mine and its revenue crimped...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Traders eye mood in Vienna  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:26 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC will announce a possible production cut tomorrow.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Awaiting OPEC  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Everyone is looking to the Saudis to see what they plan to do at this week's meeting. Traders figure they'll be less inclined to cut production.

  • US and Iran extend nuke talks  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    Jeremy Bash, Beacon Global Strategies, discusses the departure of Defense Secretary Hagel and the risks associated with negotiations between the U.S. and Iran .

  • ANKARA, Nov 25- Turkey has entered exclusive preliminary talks with U.S.-based Westinghouse Electric Company, part of Japan's Toshiba group, on building the country's third nuclear power plant, Westinghouse said. Turkey currently has projects for two nuclear plants, which are expected to cost $20 billion and $22 billion respectively. In 2013, a consortium of...

  • Was Hagel pushed or did he walk?  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses whether former defense secretary Chuck Hagel resigned willingly or because of clashes with President Barack Obama.

  • Behind Hagel's exit from Pentagon  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:31 PM ET

    Thomas Henriksen, Senior Fellow at Hoover Institution, discusses possible factors behind Chuck Hagel's resignation as U.S. Defense Secretary on Monday.