SAO PAULO, Dec 18- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, dogged by a multibillion-dollar corruption scandal at state-run oil company Petrobras, vowed on Thursday to stamp out graft at the flagship firm and place it under strict corporate governance. In a speech in the capital, Brasilia, Rousseff urged Brazilians not to lose faith in the vital oil producer,...» Read More
RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 17- Petroleo Brasileiro SA's Chief Executive Officer Maria das Graças Foster said on Wednesday that she had offered to resign because of a widening alleged bribery scandal but that Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff had turned her down. "I need to be investigated, we all need to be investigated, that takes time," Foster told journalists at...
CNBC's John Harwood shares the results of an NBC/WSJ poll which shows what voters want from the next president.
Greece's lawmakers vote in a snap presidential election Wednesday and the result could spark further political uncertainty and economic turmoil.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another volatile day for crude, which closed up 2 cents on the day.
Walter Isaacson, president & CEO of The Aspen Institute, discusses the announcement by Jeb Bush that he is going to "actively explore" a Presidential run.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another volatile day for crude as WTI and Brent were both down on the day.
Former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), explains why Jeb Bush would be a very serious candidate against Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil bounced around before it fell below $60 near the close. There's simply too much oil on the market and too little demand. And OPEC isn't going to cut production any time soon.
Snap elections are the best way to ensure stability in Greece, a senior policymaker told CNBC, despite stocks falling nearly 13% on news of the vote.
CNBC's John Harwood talks with Gov. Rick Perry, (R-Texas), about his infamous moment at CNBC's GOP debate three years ago.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again today, as the commodity free fall continues. OPEC cut its 2015 demand projection and the Saudis ask why they should cut production.
Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley, and Ken Langone, Invedmed Associates, discuss some of the big issues facing the Affordable Care Act.
CNBC's Robert Frank reveals the result of a recent survey which shows Hillary Clinton as the top presidential choice for the 2016 election. Also Ken Langone explains why he is backs New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
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With the announcement of Greece's political uncertainty, Silvio Peruzzo, European economist at Nomura discusses how this could impact sovereign bond buying.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil started out lower but had a technical rebound. Traders bought the dips, but expect it to continue its fall. Gold popped on the day.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. It was a very rough day for crude. Nat gas was down, as well.
Kasim Reed, (D) Atlanta Mayor, discusses his city's plan to implement immigration reform.
Politico's Ben White shares his thoughts on rumors Mitt Romney may consider another run for the Oval Office. Also a look at potential GOP candidates for the 2016 election, including Jeb Bush.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Comments out of Saudi Arabia that the market will stabilize at around $60/barrel put downward pressure on oil's price. Nat gas and gold were down, as well.