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  • AIDS researchers reported on MH17     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    Reports say there could have been 100 AIDS researchers and advocates on the Malaysia Airlines flight which was shot down in Ukraine, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell.

  • American stage actress Elaine Stritch dies at age 89 Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 4:29 PM ET
    Elaine Stritch attends the New York screening of "Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me" at Paley Center For Media in New York.

    Elaine Stritch, whose husky voice and brassy demeanor dominated stages and screens in a career of more than 60 years, died at age 89.

  • Billionaire Richard Mellon Scaife dies at 82 Friday, 4 Jul 2014 | 9:39 AM ET
    Richard Mellon Scaife, owner and publisher of the Tribune Review newspapers in Pittsburgh and Greensburg, Pa., greets visitors as they enter the paper's new facility in Warrendale, Pa. in this file photo from the dedication of the building on Oct. 23, 1997.

    Richard Mellon Scaife, the grand-nephew of Andrew Mellon, has died.

  • Feinberg to announce victim compensation     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    Compensation expert Ken Feinberg assisting General Motors will outline the company's victim compensation program Monday. CNBC's Phil LeBeau shares a preview.

  • Former Time Warner Cable CEO Britt dies of cancer Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 11:21 AM ET
    Glenn Britt in June, 2013.

    Glenn Britt, the former CEO and chairman of Time Warner Cable who stepped down last year, died at age 65. USA Today reports.

  • Ethics of 'right to try' laws     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    Lawmakers in four states are considering changing the rules to allow terminally ill people access to experimental drugs before they have FDA approval. Kenneth Goodman, University of Miami, thinks this would be a bad bet for patients. Miles Nadal, MDC Partners Chairman & CEO, weighs in.

  • Search continues after Washington mudslide     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    NBC News' Jennifer Bjorklund reports on the search for victims of the Washington mudslide.

  • General Motors' potential 'black mark'     Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    Digging into the impact on General Motors' reputation since multiple investigations were launched into its handling of the ignition switch recall at the company, with Paul Ingrassia, Reuters managing editor.

  • Crisis in Ukraine: Can truce hold?     Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Ukraine has had a very bloody week between two groups, one favorably disposed to Russia, and the other towards the rest of Europe. Eurasia Group's Willis Sparks, provides perspective.

  • Ukraine President signs compromise deal     Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    NBC News' Jim Maceda reports tensions remain on the ground in Kiev, despite the draft agreement including a compromise deal on Ukraine was signed by Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych.

  • Former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon dies Saturday, 11 Jan 2014 | 8:18 AM ET
    Israeli right-wing opposition leader Ariel Sharon gestures during a visit to an army lookout in Tovlan in the Jordan valley 03 January 2001.

    Ariel Sharon, the former Israeli prime minister and military leader, has died in hospital aged 85.

  • Investigators say this morning's bus bomb in Volgograd, Russia, was carried out by a male suicide bomber. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Vladimir Putin has ordered tightened security ahead of Sochi.

  • Russians worried over 2 attacks     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 7:02 AM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports investigators say this morning's bus bomb in Volgograd, Russia, was carried out by a male suicide bomber. No group has claimed responsibility for the second deadly attack in the city.

  • 16 killed in Russian city bombing     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 6:12 AM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports investigators say this morning's bus bomb in Volgograd, Russia, was carried out by a male suicide bomber.

  • NYSE honors Nelson Mandela     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    The NYSE remembers Nelson Mandela with a moment of silence before the opening bell.

  • Nelson Mandela: Remembering an icon     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team remembers Nelson Mandela. The NYSE will pay tribute with a moment of silence before the opening bell.

  • Nelson Mandela: Remembering a legend     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 8:17 AM ET

    Robert Johnson, The RLJ Companies founder & chairman, shares his memories of human rights leader, South Africa's Nelson Mandela. He was a fundraiser and had that kind of sense of humor that made it almost impossible to say "no" to, recalls Johnson.

  • Branson: Remembering Nelson Mandela     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 7:16 AM ET

    Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder & chairman, shares his personal recollections of the man who ended apartheid in South Africa and fought for human rights around the world. Mandela felt that business leaders needed to become forces for good, Branson said.

  • Nelson Mandela's legacy lives on     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 6:53 AM ET

    Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates vice chairman, and Brian Bowler, former U.N. ambassador to Malawi, share their memories about the man who devoted his life to human rights issues in South Africa. He created an environment of cooperation and unity, Hormats added.

  • Mandela: Remembering a human rights icon     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 6:03 AM ET

    People around the world are remembering Nelson Mandela who died yesterday in South Africa at the age of 95, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, with a look at the world leader's life and economic policies.