CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil prices were under pressure; traders are eying tomorrow's Department of Energy report; natural gas got a small bump up, closing at $4.74, and traders are looking for a catalyst to get back on the long side of gold.» Read More
Herman Cain kept his Washington campaign schedule as his team accused "inside-the-Beltway media" of attacking him with allegations that he sexually harassed two women in the 1990s.
"We said from the very beginning that is was something which was potentially very important and that one should not underestimate the gravity of the situation... we were not pleasing a lot of interlocutors including the governments that had a tendency to say 'no it's not that important, it's not a big deal' and so forth and I would say that unfortunately experience has proved that our diagnosis was right," Jean Claude Trichet, outgoing head of the European Central Bank told CNBC in an interview.
Will the Supercommittee be able to cut $4 trillion from the deficit, with Jonathan Capehart, The Washington Post; James Pethokoukis, CNBC contributor; Deroy Murdock, Scripps Howard columnist; and CNBC's Bill Griffeth.
Republicans and Democrats have to compromise if there is going to be deficit reduction, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told CNBC Friday.
November 23 marks the deadline for the Super Committee to decide on a debt deal. Both sides have come up with their proposals, but cannot seem to move past partisan differences. CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) House Democratic leader regarding the situation on both sides.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that the House Energy & Commerce Committee is considering asking for a subpoena to get White House documents related to Solyndra. And the White House announces it's going to do a review of the DOE's loan portfolio.
President Obama's job council called small-cap companies "the key to job growth" earlier this month. Small-cap IPOs are at their lowest level since 1985. CNBC's John Harwood speaks to David Weild, Grant Thornton, about how to fix the problem.
The Economist is posting a contest by the Kauffman Foundation, which has asked top economic bloggers to describe their outlook through haiku.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs, Mary Thompson, Rick Santelli & Carl Quintanilla report details of how the European markets are closing as the debt deal rally fades. With Jon Najarian, Optionmonster.com, and Michelle Meyer, Bank of America Merrill Lynch U.S. economist.
Even if China would like to support the Eurozone, it cannot bail out risky crisis economies. There is a win-win solution, but that requires concessions on both sides.
Dick Grasso, former NYSE chairman & CEO, discusses whether big banks "bastardized" capitalism's name among the masses. He also shares his views on the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Another European plan to fix its sovereign debt problem has initiated another sharp market rally. But will the enthusiasm over the latest rescue effort last longer than the optimism that greeted past plans, only to slowly fade away? The New York Times reports
The continuing economic downturn has drastically altered the internal migration habits of Americans, turning the flood of migrants into the Sun Belt and out of states like New York, Massachusetts and California into a relative trickle, an analysis of recent federal data confirms, the New York Times reports.
The Super Committee must find $1.5T in cuts over the next decade and CNBC's John Harwood has the details.
Discussing the dueling deficit plans coming from both sides of the Supercommittee, with Rep. David Dreier (R-CA).
Business regulation vs. growth, with Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), who discusses how he would improve the climate for business.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow says he may have been a bit too pessimistic about the economy, and that bashing rich people doesn't create jobs. Robert Johnson, RLJ Companies; Gen. Wesley Clark, Rodman & Renshaw; Rick Lazio, former Congressman (R-NY); and Sam Wurzelbacher, Congressional candidate (R-OH) discuss what can be done to increase economic growth.
The market whip, with Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com; Jim Iurio, TJM Institutional Services; and Ken Heebner, Capital Growth Management. And Charles Dallara, former asst. Treasury Secretary who negotiated the Greek debt agreement, discusses what happened behind closed doors leading up to the deal.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
I locate a great deal of the power of Occupy Wall Street in the name itself, Occupy Wall Street, or #OccupyWallStreet. It works because the name contains everything you need to know: the tactic and the target. The name is also modular.