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  • The Week That Was: Fed blames the weather     Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 3:01 PM ET

    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.

  • White House: Jobs report 'resilient'     Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 9:37 AM ET

    Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, weighs in on this morning's employment data. We are moving in the right direction, but we have a heck of a lot more work to do, says Perez, in sharing his thoughts on infrastructure, immigration and education.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the White House is allowing insurers to extend renewals for current customers in the old, cancelled health care plans.

  • New, smaller US military has long road to reality Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 3:15 PM ET
    USS George Washington

    Proposed military budget cuts proposed by the Pentagon last week may be far from what Congress finally agrees on.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Heather Conley, Center For Strategic & International Studies, discuss Russia's position in the G8 amid crisis in Ukraine.

  • Russian media hinting US leaders hypocrites     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 2:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Dina Gusovsky provides insight into how Russian media is portraying the crisis in Ukraine.

  • State Dept.: US has lots of options     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 2:02 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the State Department is preparing potential sanctions against Russia over Ukraine.

  • State Dept. watching Russian behavior     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the State Department is preparing potential sanctions on Russia over Ukraine.

  • Boehner: Time for US sanctions on Russia     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Speaker of the House John Boehner called Russian President Putin a "thug."

  • Obama's dilemma: Fix roads, don't raise deficits Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 10:09 AM ET
    Interstate 75 in downtown Atlanta

    Obama will unveil a budget that seeks to boost spending on new initiatives while avoiding an increase in U.S. deficits.

  • The Week That Was: January home sales rise     Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 3:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.

  • Obama, Boehner to have rare Oval Office meeting Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 7:40 AM ET
    Speaker of the House John Boehner and President Barack Obama.

    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.

  • Cramer: How many stocks should you own at one time? Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 6:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Why Obama's budget will be more DOA than ever Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 2:37 PM ET

    Bargaining is dead, and so is the president's 2015 budget calling for tax hikes and more spending, POLITICO's Ben White says.

  • The Week That Was: Yellen's House marathon     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 3:01 PM ET

    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.

  • US unveils measures to avoid 'cyber Pearl Harbor' Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    The government has released the final version of standards to help companies in nationally critical industries better defend against cyberattacks.

  • Minimum wage hike: 'What we went on strike for' Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:12 AM ET
    A wage protest outside a McDonald's restaurant in the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, Dec. 5, 2013.

    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.

  • White House reaction to jobs report: Furman     Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 9:35 AM ET

    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.

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