The UN said Iran has installed hundreds more centrifuges in a nuclear reactor which increases its capacity to refine uranium. A report from the WSJ says Iranian hackers are targeting U.S. companies, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Frank Cillufo, Homeland Security expert, offers insight.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson examines the day's activity in the commodities markets, and looks ahead to where oil, gold and silver are likely headed next week.
While engineers at Japan’s stricken nuclear power plant struggle to keep its uranium fuel rods from melting down, engineers in China are building a radically different type of reactor that some experts say offers a safer nuclear alternative, the New York Times reports.
Despite the ongoing crisis in Japan and Portugal's pending implosion, there's the iPad to look forward to.
A CNBC analysis of how markets reacted to previous nuclear accidents may help explain and predict the impact of the emergency in Japan.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes a look at the nuclear disasters in the past and how the market reacted.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has launched a two-step review of U.S. nuclear power plants in the wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has deeply strained relations with allies in the European Union and the NATO alliance, raising new questions about Germany’s ability to play a global role in foreign policy, the New York Times reports.
Try these two sectors instead, the "Mad Money" host said.
Almost two weeks since an earthquake and tsunami devastated a large part of Japan and forced Japanese automakers to shut down their plants, there's a growing panic with American car buyers.
There could be less than 49 years of oil supplies left, even if demand were to remain flat according to HSBC’s senior global economist Karen Ward.
Here's what you should be watching Wednesday, March 23.
Why the "Fast Money" traders are monitoring these market moving stocks.
Relief crews, businesses and ordinary consumers have bought nearly every Geiger counter available from the few American retailers that sell them, the New York Times reports.
A check on futures and energy, with Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks and Opinions and Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.
Natural gas may be having its day, as its rival energy sources come under a cloud. The serious problems at the nuclear power plant in Japan have raised new doubts about the safety of nuclear energy the New York Times reports.
Fears that the world economy is facing another downturn are being overplayed, despite the political upheaval caused by recent unrest in the Middle East and the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan, Jim O'Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, said.
Here's what you should be watching Tuesday, March 22.
It turns out that nuclear waste has more in common with the financial world than being a metaphor for the worst of its toxic assets.
The unrest in the Middle East has sent oil prices soaring and the nuclear crisis in Japan as stoked fears about alternative energy sources, with Gov. Bill Richardson, former U.S. energy secretary (R-NM) and Steve Forbes, Forbes Media.
In the wake of Japan’s cascading disasters, signs of economic loss can be found in many corners of the globe, from Sendai, on the battered Japanese coast, to Paris to Marion, Ark., reports the New York Times.