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  • ISIS includes ex-Hussein militants     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iraqi officials to try and get them to form a new government as ISIS captures more towns. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest from the besieged country.

  • Prisons offer captive market for gadget makers Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    Slammer-ready typewriters, tablets and flatscreen TVs come with security screws and clear plastic for easy inspection. NBC reports.

  • Is tea party GOP's biggest problem?     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    Joseph Watkins, former White House aide, and Jimmy Walker, Bluenationreview.com editor, discuss the future of the Republican agenda. You stick to the course, says Watkins. Walker counters, the tea party faction of the Republican party doesn't want anything done.

  • Tech may benefit under new GOP leadership     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    Ben White Politico chief economics correspondent, and Brian Gardner, KBW director of Washington research, share their thoughts on the leadership style of newly-named GOP House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

  • GOP leadership shift on the Hill     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 6:14 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood, and Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners, share their thoughts on a McCarthy-Scalise led Republican party after Rep. Eric Cantor's stunning loss in the primary.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, over fears of violence in Iraq. Gold was up $42 on the day, surpassing $1,300 for the first time in weeks.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Following the Fed     Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was slightly lower, but Brent was higher on developments in Iraq. Gold was mostly flat, up about 70 cents on the day.

  • NBC-WSJ poll: Obama's approval rating drops     Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 6:11 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reveals the result of a recent survey on how Americans feel about the job President Obama is doing. Just 41% approve of his handling of the economy.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Copper going down?     Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a pause today, as WTI was down slightly. Gold was down on the day, as traders kept their eyes on the Fed.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Waiting for Iraq     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was up slightly on the day, to $1,275.30, while oil traders took a wait & see approach as Iraq simmers.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil could hit $107     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 3:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq makes traders nervous and drives oil prices higher. Gold was up on the day and nat gas spiked on weak inventory numbers.

  • Rep. Hoyer: Iraq becoming very problematic     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:51 AM ET

    Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), discusses the increasingly violent events in Iraq as Al Qaeda-linked groups seize control of two key cities, Mosul and Tikrit.

  • Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), shares his opinions on Eric Cantor's Virginia primary loss, saying the Republican Party is "deeply divided."

  • Not a triumph for tea party: Dick Armey     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    Former House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R), shares his opinions on David Brat's Virginia primary win. Armey says this was a triumph for "policy over politics."

  • Cantor to step down as House majority leader Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 5:03 PM ET

    Eric Cantor will step down from his post as majority leader on July 31 after losing his primary bid Tuesday night. NBC News reports.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Palladium spikes     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A mixed session today, as stocks were down. Oil was up slightly on the day, as inventories were down. Gold was flat on the day, as were copper prices.

  • Brat: Cantor defeat 'was basically a miracle' Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 10:48 AM ET
    Seventh District US Congressional Republican candidate, David Brat.

    Tea party activist David Brat tells CNBC his stunning victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was nothing short of a miracle.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was lower on the day, as traders watched political instability in Iraq. Metals were up -- gold surprised some, but traders differ in their opinions on where it goes from here.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gold up on the day     Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was up slightly on the day, even though the dollar was stronger. Oil was up due to strong economic data, while nat gas was down a bit.

  • *Interim CEO to be named on June 13. SANTIAGO, June 6- Chilean state-run copper miner Codelco said it was removing Chief Executive Officer Thomas Keller to seek new leadership at a pivotal time for the company, but opponents said the decision was politically motivated.