• DSK Scandal Boosts French Far Right Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 3:18 AM ET
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn in court.

    Whatever the outcome of the accusations of rape made against Dominique Strauss Kahn at the weekend, Marine Le Pen leader of France’s Front National was almost certainly right when she said that it marks the end of his campaign — or pre campaign — for the French Presidency.

  • US Living in Disney-Like Debt Bubble: CIO Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 3:10 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    While its housing market collapses, the US lives in a Disney-like bubble on debt, according to Neil Dwane, the CIO of Investment management group RCM

  • Financial Repression Coming to America: El-Erian Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 2:59 AM ET
    Mohammed el Erian

    The co-CEO of the world’s largest bond fund has warned America that it faces a combination of higher inflation, austerity and financial repression over the coming years as policy makers grapple with the impact of the financial crisis and the subsequent policy response.

  • Germany's Merkel Rejects Greek Debt Restructuring Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 12:13 AM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel

    Angela Merkel, German chancellor, has spelt out her strong opposition to restructuring debt in any member state of the eurozone, contradicting speculation that Germany was pushing such a solution in Greece.

  • Conspiracy Theorists Feast on Strauss-Kahn Arrest Monday, 16 May 2011 | 5:06 PM ET
    IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn had barely been given his uniquely American Miranda rights before the conspiracy theories already started to swirl.

  • One-on-One with Nancy Pelosi Monday, 16 May 2011 | 4:16 PM ET
    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during her weekly news conference at the US Capitol in Washington, DC.

    Earlier today, I had the pleasure of interviewing former Speaker and now House Democratic leader, Nancy Pelosi. We’ve had several interviews down through the years. And while we’ve disagreed on a number of topics, I do have enormous personal respect for her.

  • Strauss-Kahn Bail Denied     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 4:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn's arraignment on sexual assault charges and denial of bail.

  • The IMF: CNBC Explains Monday, 16 May 2011 | 3:38 PM ET
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters building is seen in Washington, DC.

    The IMF, or International Monetary Fund, is an intergovernmental agency that works to keep exchange rates and the international system of payments stable.

  • Euro bills

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn may be in trouble, but it's not going to dent the euro, these experts say. 

  • IMF Arrest & Global Currencies     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    Discussing the impact IMF chief, Strauss-Kahn's arrest will have on global currencies, with the Greg Salvaggio, Tempus Consulting and Win Thin, Brown Brothers Harriman.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 3:03 PM ET

    A roundup of today's headlines and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, Sharon Epperson & Steve Liesman.

  • Will Dominque Strauss-Kahn Get Diplomatic Immunity? Monday, 16 May 2011 | 2:52 PM ET
    IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    The arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn on sexual assault charges has many wondering if the accused can claim diplomatic immunity as the chief of the International Monetary Fund.

  • No Bail for Strauss-Kahn     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 2:10 PM ET

    No bail for IMF chief Strauss-Kahn. He claims he is not guilty and plans to fight the sexual assault charges. CNBC's Mary Thompson has the latest details.

  • On Monday even the most conservative investors were talking about sex and the charges filed against Dominique Strauss-Kahn. Will they ripple across the market?

  • Medicare, Entitlements on the Table for Cuts: Pelosi Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:36 PM ET
    Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during her weekly news conference at the US Capitol in Washington, DC.

    Everything must be on the table as the U.S. Congress works to cut the deficit,  including Medicare, Social Security and entitlements

  • IMF Power Vacuum?     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:15 PM ET

    Discussing the future of the IMF, with David Bosco, Foreign Policy columnist and Brett Schaefer, Heritage Foundation.

  • IMF's Future     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:13 PM ET

    IMF's chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is under arrest. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the future of the IMF and what would be in America's best interest.

  • Bail Denied for Strauss-Kahn     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson with details from the courthouse on arraignment of IMF chief Strauss-Kahn.

  • Call of the Day: Ford Upgrade     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 12:47 PM ET

    An upbeat outlook for the auto sector, and particularly Ford, with Itay Michaeli, Analyst Citigroup. And a discussion about IMF chief Strauss-Kahn being denied bail, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Strauss-Kahn Denied Bail     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    Bail for IMF chief, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has been denied, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson; the Fast Money traders weigh in on Lowe's profit miss, and an analysis of the Nasdaq/ICE bid withdrawal for the NYSE, with Richard Repetto, Sandler O'Neill & Partners.