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  • Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew dies Sunday, 22 Mar 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    The country's first prime minister who governed the nation for three decades died on Monday at age 91.

  • At least 22 dead in Tunisia museum attack: Report   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 1:13 PM ET
    At least 22 dead in Tunisia museum attack: Report

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the attack at a museum in Tunisia. A raid by security forces left two gunmen and one security officer dead.

  • Robert Benmosche, who rescued AIG, dies at 70 Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 6:40 PM ET
    Robert Benmosche, CEO and president of AIG.

    Robert H. Benmosche, who restored AIG to health after taxpayers rescued it with a $182 billion bailout, died Friday, The New York Times reported.

  • AIG stronger because of Benmosche: CEO Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 5:54 PM ET
    Robert Benmosche, CEO and president of AIG.

    AIG would not be the company it is today if not for former CEO and President Robert "Bob" Benmosche, AIG's CEO told CNBC Friday.

  • Former AIG chief Bob Benmosche dies at age 70 Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 2:25 PM ET
    Robert Benmosche

    After bad bets on derivatives nearly sank AIG during the financial crisis, Bob Benmosche helped steer it to profitability.

  • Former AIG CEO Robert Benmosche dead at 70   Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:26 PM ET
    Former AIG CEO Robert Benmosche dead at 70

    Former AIG CEO and President Robert "Bob" Benmosche has died at age 70, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ dies at 83 Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock in Star Trek

    Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock on "Star Trek," died on Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles. He was 83, the NYT reports.

  • Don Keough dies at age 88   Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 7:41 AM ET
    Don Keough dies at age 88

    Former President and COO of Coca-Cola Don Keough passed away on Tuesday. He is probably best remembered for his help turning around his disastrous business decision - the creation of new Coke. Warren Buffett said you can sum up Don Keough's life in three word: Everybody loved him.

  • David Carr 1956-2015   Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 6:14 AM ET
    David Carr 1956-2015

    The New York Time's Andrew Ross Sorkin announces the passing of his friend and colleague David Carr, last night.

  • John Whitehead dies at age 92   Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 6:26 AM ET
    John Whitehead dies at age 92

    Former Goldman Sachs Senior Partner and Co-Chairman John Whitehead has died. He leaves a legacy that will endure in the institutions he lead and in the lives of those he cared for and mentored, say Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein in a statement.

  • Islamic State burns Jordanian pilot alive   Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 1:03 PM ET
    Islamic State burns Jordanian pilot alive

    The Islamic State burned a captive Jordanian pilot alive, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Will Saudi's reduce oil production?   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 7:06 AM ET
    Will Saudi's reduce oil production?

    Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, provides insight to the Saudi succession plan and the implications for oil.

  • Oil and geopolitical risk in Middle East: Expert   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:33 AM ET
    Oil and geopolitical risk in Middle East: Expert

    Daniel Yergin, IHS vice chairman, discusses the implications of the death of Saudi King Abdullah.

  • Things go downhill from here: Oil expert   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:13 AM ET
    Things go downhill from here: Oil expert

    They want to break the back of the frackers, says John Kilduff, Again Capital, discussing how the death of King Abdullah will likely impact the oil market and global supply chain.

  • The Saudi succession plan   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:07 AM ET
    The Saudi succession plan

    WSJ Middle East Bureau Chief Bill Spindle shares perspective on the next generation of Saudi leaders. And CNBC's Hadley Gamble weighs in on the succession plan.

  • Saudi King Abdullah dies at 90   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:04 AM ET
    Saudi King Abdullah dies

    NBC's Richard Engel reports on the transition that is on the way in Saudi Arabia following the death of King Abdullah.

  • King Abdullah 1924-2015   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:01 AM ET
    King Abdullah 1924-2015

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on succession in Saudi Arabia following the death of King Abdullah.

  • 'Saudi has entered a new era': Stratfor   Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 12:20 AM ET
    'Saudi has entered a new era': Stratfor

    Kamran Bokhari, Advisor on Middle Eastern & South Asian Affairs at Stratfor, explains why the oil-rich nation has entered a "new era fraught with perils."

  • Tootsie Roll CEO Melvin Gordon dies at 95 Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 12:43 PM ET
    Melvin Gordon with wife Ellen Gordon.

    Gordon grew the company's brands to include DOTS, Charms, Junior Mints, Sugar Daddy and Charleston Chew.

  • Worst terror attack in decades: President Hollande   Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    Worst terror attack in decades: President Hollande

    Thousands of people are gathering in Paris to show solidarity, as the manhunt continues for 3 gunman involved in the terror attack on the Paris newspaper killing 12 people, reports CNBC's Hadley Gamble.