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  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Brazilian President Candidate Eduardo Campos was the third place candidate before he was killed in a plane crash.

  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to a Reuters report regarding a plane crash that reportedly killed Brazilian President candidate Eduardo Campos, and the reaction in the Brazilian market.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas drops     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude moved lower, in spite of unrest in the Middle East. An IEA report said there was more supply for oil than demand.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil still under $100     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq tensions rise, but traders stay calm. And gold stays over $1,300.

  • New Iraq Prime Minister announced: Report     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 3:10 PM ET
    Haider al-Ibadi

    NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the Iraqi parliament's deputy speaker Haider al-Abadi has been announced as the country's new Prime Minister by President Fuad Masum.

  • Should US do more or less in Iraq? Lawmakers weigh in Sunday, 10 Aug 2014 | 10:49 AM ET
    Iraqis inspect the scene of a car bomb explosion outside the Shiite Mustafa prayer hall, or Husseiniya, in the southwest of the northern Kurdish controlled Iraqi city of Kirkuk.

    Lawmakers weighed in on President Barack Obama's authorization of "targeted airstrikes" in Iraq.

  • Turkey’s Erdogan eyes promotion – to Presidency Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 12:06 PM ET
    Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers his speech at the Grand National Assembly of Turkey during an AK Party group meeting on June 24, 2014.

    Recip Erdogan is looking for promotion on Sunday, scoring a victory as Turkey’s first popularly elected President.

  • Why it's time to invest in Russia     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 1:39 PM ET

    John Lekas, Leader Capital CIO, explains why there is a terrific opportunity to invest in Russia right now.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Demand vs. fear     Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Weak demand vs. geopolitical unrest, which is having the biggest impact on oil prices?

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. In spite of all the geopolitical events in the Middle East, oil and gas were down on the day. Nat gas was up on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Brent over $105     Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Want to invest in India? Here's where to look Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 11:06 AM ET
    India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out of a meeting room to receive his Bhutanese counterpart, Tshering Tobgay, before the start of their bilateral meeting in New Delhi.

    There's skepticism among some observers over whether the Indian stock market can continue to rally after a nearly 30 percent gain so far in 2014.

  • Modi rejects English, promotes Hindi Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:36 AM ET
    India's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.

    India PM Narendra Modi asked for only or primarily Hindi language to be used on official social media accounts. GP reports.

  • Obama backs CIA director John Brennan     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood recaps President Obama's news conference on the state of the U.S. economy, the conflict in the Middle East and CIA spying allegations.

  • Sierra Leone declares state of emergency for Ebola Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 10:36 AM ET
    Medical staff with Doctors Without Borders prepare to bring food to patients kept in an isolation area at the MSF Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone.

    Sierra Leone president Ernest Bai Koroma declared a state of emergency due to the largest Ebola outbreak in history. NBC News reports.

  • Paul Ryan on the record     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood speaks to Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), about his efforts to pass reform bills and the president's willingness to tackle tough fiscal issues. Ryan says Harry Reid is preventing President Obama from making difficult decisions.

  • Rep. Ryan's poverty proposal     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood and Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), talk about Ryan's efforts to reform government programs that focus on poverty without cutting funding.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Energy deflated     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy prices were down across the board, while gold was down as well.

  • Russia's Czar Vladimir: Pro     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Larry McDonald, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discuss how broader economic sanctions will impact the Russian economy and citizens, and if now is the time to buy Russia.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Nervousness over economic data helped drive oil prices lower. Geopolitics has not been a factor. Nat gas was up slightly on the day. And gold was slightly lower, as well.