CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The bull market continues, in spite of bad winter weather and the situation in Ukraine. Auto sales were mixed, while Radio Shack & Staples announced they would be closing a number of stores. And the SAT made changes this week, going back to a total 1600 score and making the essay portion optional.» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Heather Conley, Center For Strategic & International Studies, discuss Russia's position in the G8 amid crisis in Ukraine.
CNBC's Dina Gusovsky provides insight into how Russian media is portraying the crisis in Ukraine.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the State Department is preparing potential sanctions against Russia over Ukraine.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the State Department is preparing potential sanctions on Russia over Ukraine.
Speaker of the House John Boehner called Russian President Putin a "thug."
Obama will unveil a budget that seeks to boost spending on new initiatives while avoiding an increase in U.S. deficits.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.
A "broad set of topics" is on the agenda for Boehner's first solo meeting with Obama in the Oval Office in more than two years.
There are probably a hundred stocks or more that you’d like to own, right now. But that would be too many, wouldn’t it?
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. Weather hits retail and housing. Traders were spooked by the Fed, and the CBO says that while raising the minimum wage would lift a million Americans out of poverty, it could also kill 500,000 jobs.
Bargaining is dead, and so is the president's 2015 budget calling for tax hikes and more spending, POLITICO's Ben White says.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. Janet Yellen testified in front of Congress for six hours. The House passed a clean debt bill, and the economy is growing more slowly than hoped. And Comcast wins the bidding for Time Warner Cable.
The government has released the final version of standards to help companies in nationally critical industries better defend against cyberattacks.
The executive order to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers is being meet with joy and more debate.
CNBC's Bill Griffeth looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. Concerns about a slowdown in the overall economy meant a volatile week in the markets. The Jobs report was disappointing ... again. And auto sales were down due to the bad weather. And CVS will no longer sell tobacco-related products.
The unemployment rate has come down much more than anyone expected, says Jason Furman, chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, discussing the latest numbers on jobs. The labor trend is moving in the right direction, says Furman.
Tim Pawlenty, Financial Services Roundtable president and CEO, discusses Washington's sentiment on big banks.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. A welcome end to a bad January. The taper continues, retailers complain about bad weather, and so do realtors.
President Barack Obama vowed on Tuesday to bypass a divided Congress and take action on his own to bolster America's middle class in a State of the Union speech.
Obama's Executive Order to lift the minimum wage for federal contractors by 39% will probably not have any significant impact on their bottom line.