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  • Cain: I'm the Only One Who Wants to Kill Tax Code Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 8:44 AM ET
    Herman Cain

    Now that Herman Cain's stock has been rising in the Republican presidential scrabble, he's drawing a clear line between himself and the other candidates when it comes to taxes.

  • Cain's Plan to Reform the Tax Code     Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:40 AM ET

    Highlights from his recent participation in the Republican presidential candidate debate, with Herman Cain, GOP presidential candidate, who explain's his 999 plan for tax reform, including deductions for those who invest in business.

  • EU Politicians Are 'Playing With Fire': Analysts Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:08 AM ET

    Slovakia will most probably cave in to international pressure and vote for the expansion of the euro zone's bailout fund, but the previous rejection should serve as a lesson, analysts told CNBC.com Wednesday.

  • Romney Looks Past Rivals as Debate Focuses on Economy Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 5:00 AM ET

    Mitt Romney offered a robust defense of the health care plan he signed as governor of Massachusetts and sought to look beyond his Republican presidential rivals at a debate here Tuesday night by presenting himself as the leader who is best prepared to take on President Obama.

  • Pension Shortfall Nearly Doubles in September Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 3:19 AM ET

    The aggregate shortfall of UK corporate pension schemes soared in September and is now at its second-highest level, new industry data show, as falling markets and bond yields sharply reduced returns.

  • High Expectaions From Donald Tsang's Speech     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 9:30 PM ET

    Stuart Leckie, Chairman of Stirling Finance Hong Kong, talks about his expectations ahead of Chief Executive of Hong Kong Donald Tsang's speech.

  • Republican Primary Debate Preview     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 7:49 PM ET

    A look at whether tonight's GOP debate is do-or-die for Gov. Rick Perry, with David Goodfriend, SiriusXM "Left Jab" co-host; Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host; and Deroy Murdock, Scripps Howard news service.

  • Romney's Big Endorsement     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Robert Costa, National Review political reporter discusses the endorsement of Mitt Romney by New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie, and it's impact on the GOP race, with David Goodfriend, SiriusXM "Left Jab" co-host; Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host; and Deroy Murdock, Scripps Howard news service. Also, CNBC's John Harwood has the details on Tuesday's key Senate votes on jobs and China currency bills, with Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, (R-TX), and Byron Dorgan, Arent Fox senior policy advisor.

  • Occupy Wall Street: Live Blog Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 4:18 PM ET

    This is a live blog of CNBC's "Speaker's Corner" hosted in New York City where the group, Occupy Wall Street has set up camp.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    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.

  • EU Banks Face Higher Capital Thresholds Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 3:45 PM ET

    European authorities plan to set a higher than expected capital threshold for the region’s banks and give them six to nine months to achieve that level or face government recapitalisations under the auspices of the eurozone’s 440 billion euro rescue fund, senior regulators said. The FT reports.

  • Presidential Plans: Job Revival     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 3:12 PM ET

    The council on jobs and competitiveness met with President Obama today in Pittsburgh to proposed a plan to boost foreign investment by one trillion dollars. Robert Wolf, UBS Americas chairman weighs in.

  • U.S. Charges Two Men in Murder Plot     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 2:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Attorney General Eric Holder says the U.S. has charged two men, originally from Iran, for conspiracy to murder Saudi Arabian Ambassador.

  • Asher Edelman Supports Occupy Wall Street     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 12:13 PM ET

    "The government has given over $400B of free money to the banks and the only way we can pull ourselves out of this mess is to provide fiscal, with monetary policy," says Asher Edelman, ArtAssure founder/president who has joined in support of the "Occupy Wall Street" protests. CNBC's Gary Kaminsky has the story.

  • Investing Amid Global Turmoil     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Discussing the urgency for Slovakia's vote on the EFSF expansion which may not be answered today, and where the markets stand, with CNBC's David Faber, Scott Wapner, Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Gary Kaminsky. Also, Joseph Dear, CalPERS CIO weighs in on long term investing strategies.

  • Wall Street Protestors on the Move     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 11:56 AM ET

    Checking in on where the so-called "Billionaires Walking Tour," from the "Occupy Wall Street" protests is headed in uptown Manhattan, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Wall Street Protests Gain Steam     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 10:30 AM ET

    The Occupy Wall Street movement is gaining steam around the country and capturing the attention of Washington. Former Sen. Judd Gregg, (R-NH), weighs in.

  • Obama Jobs Council Makes Urgent Plea for Changes Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 8:28 AM ET

    A group of corporate and labor leaders advising President Obama is calling for sweeping policy changes, from liberalized immigration and less restrictive regulations to a more business friendly tax system and greater infrastructure spending.

  • Test Traders for Cocaine Use: Italian Minister Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 5:14 AM ET

    Drugs, and especially cocaine, "pollute" the economic world and traders should be tested for narcotics, Carlo Giovanardi, a junior minister with responsibility for the family in Silvio Berlusconi's government, said in an interview published on YouTube and quoted by the Guardian.

  • No Nationalization for Dexia: Asset Manager     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 2:00 AM ET

    "I think this headline that Dexia has been nationalized, or there is a bailout, is absolutely wrong. What we know is, the Belgians are going to take responsibility for the Belgian citizens, the French for the French citizens; and this leaves 180 billion in US municipal lending, and another 180 billion in European municipal lending, for which no one is taking any responsibility," Phillippa Malmgren, president and founder of Principalis Asset Management, told CNBC.