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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The fact that crude settled under $45, traders say, means that it will likely fall even further.
Peter Wilding, director at British Influence, discusses the rise of UKIP, the euro currency and the potential of a 'Brexit' from the EU.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says that he doesn't want the euro to fail, however the currency has some "very serious flaws."
With 99 days left to the UK general election, William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says this is "one of the closest" elections in terms of the opinion polls.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says that if Russia continues to exert its power like it's done with Ukraine, it will result in a "grave deterioration in relations" between itself and Europe.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, discusses how the Conservative party aims for "fairness" when it comes to English votes.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says he doesn't see a coalition between his Conservative Party and UKIP after May's general election.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was actually up on the day as the dollar was down. Nat gas was up on the day, as well, and gold was also positive today.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A stronger dollar put downward pressure on oil, and nat gas was down even with the winter temperatures dropping.
Pierre Moscovici, EU economic commissioner, gives his thoughts on Greece's new Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras.
There's not a lot of support for the potential of writing off Greek debt. Jeroen Dijsselbloem, president of Eurogroup however says they've already done a lot to lift the debt burden from Greece.
Kerry Craig, global market strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, talks about a Greek coalition, saying that the weeks ahead will show "bumpiness" in terms of market reaction.
Euro zone officials are ready to discuss Greece’s debt burden with Syriza — but only if the anti-austerity party sticks to bailout conditions.
Socrates Lazarides, CEO of Athens Exchange Group, says he's not worried about Greece's future because it's in the "best position" due to low oil prices, interest rates and the euro.
This weekend's elections in Greece -- and the possibility of a coalition with an extreme right-wing party -- has given rise to concerns about Greece. CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports.
The ECB faces another task: Dealing with Greece. Syriza is seen in power after Sunday's election, and has plans for how to deal with Greece's debt.
Barack Obama said on Sunday that the U.S. would consider all additional options short of military action to rein-in Moscow's activities in Ukraine.
Spain's authorities arrested four people in its North African enclave of Ceuta suspected of belonging to a militant Islamist network.
Rep. Darrell Issa, (R-Calif.), weighs in the on the Republican agenda, including trade agreements, Keystone and tax reform.
CNCB's Hadley Gamble reports on what the death of King Abdullah means for the political landscape in the Middle East.