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  • Commodities tomorrow: Looking for OPEC cut     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil prices edged lower as traders awaited OPEC's Thursday meeting.

  • Chuck Hagel forced out as defense secretary     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 9:25 AM ET

    NBC News has confirmed Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will be stepping down, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • The New York Times is reporting Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will be stepping down, with CNBC's David Faber.

  • *Responsible Gambling Trust report due next month. LONDON, Nov 23- On the websites of Britain's bookmakers gamblers can bet around the clock on anything from soccer in Azerbaijan to financial market fluctuations, while others in betting shops feed high-stake machines that can devour 300 pounds a minute. To avoid further sanctions, companies such as William...

  • France's Sarkozy loses support in party race Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 8:40 AM ET
    Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni-Sarkozy

    Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has lost support in the race for head of the conservative party, a poll showed.

  • Russia steps up war of words with US, EU Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 7:08 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) holds a glass of champagne as Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R) looks on during a reception for foreign ambassadors in the Grand Kremlin Palace on November 19, 2014 in Moscow, Russia.

    Sergei Lavrov accused the West of trying to use sanctions imposed on Moscow in the Ukraine crisis to seek "regime change" in Russia.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil stabilizes     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil is in a wait-and-see pattern, as traders look ahead to next week's OPEC meeting. Traders expect it to stay around $75.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas pops on cold     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was down again, and stayed under $75 after a 2.4 million barrel build. Nat gas popped due to the cold weather.

  • Commodities tomorrow: WTI under $75     Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again, and closed under $75. Traders say there could be more pressure from here. Nat gas was down on the day.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The global supply glut concerns continue, as WTI and Brent were both down on the day. Nat gas popped 7 percent as cold weather hit the midwest.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil under $75     Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil fell to below $75/barrel, mostly due to news out of Mexico and a significant increase in U.S. production.

  • Scandal engulfs Mexican president     Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    There are a lot of questions surfacing about a multi-million dollar mansion and its ties to Mexico's president and a construction company that won the contract to build Mexico's first high-speed train. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest details.

  • Chinese cybersecurity concerns linger     Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates, discusses some of the hot topics President Obama likely addressed with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the APEC Summit, including protecting intellectual property rights.

  • High-tech to benefit from China-US deal: Expert     Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates, provides insight on new deals made between the U.S. and China.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was under pressure in the morning, but ended the day up slightly. The stronger dollar and supply situation continue to put pressure on oil.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Bad day all around     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down another dollar today. Natural gas was down on the day, even though a major cold snap is on the way.

  • US, China extend Visa deal     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Susan Li reports the highlights from the APEC leader summit in Beijing, including President Obama saying he would significantly extend the short-term Visa deal between U.S. and China.

  • 25 years after the Berlin Wall: What’s changed? Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:38 AM ET

    Germans will amass in Berlin on Sunday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the most momentous event in recent German history: The fall of the Berlin Wall.

  • Kentucky bourbon the DC fix?     Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    President Obama said he would enjoy Kentucky bourbon with Mitch McConnell. Bill Samuels Jr., Maker's Mark chairman emeritus, steps up to the political challenge.

  • Commodities tomorrow: OPEC's world outlook     Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.