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  • Export US natgas? Get something for it, first Sunday, 3 Nov 2013 | 10:53 AM ET
    LNG tanker

    How the US should use its newfound hydrocarbon wealth to gain the upper hand in global geopolitics. By Kartik Misra, senior analyst at Energy Intelligence.

  • Michele Bachmann: Make Obamacare voluntary Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)

    Instead of coercing Americans to buy a product they don’t want from a website that doesn’t work, let’s give them more choices and make Obamacare voluntary, said Rep. Michele Bachmann.

  • Insurance canceled: A message to President Obama Saturday, 2 Nov 2013 | 11:05 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    This small-business owner who had his insurance canceled has a message for President Obama: Here's what you should have said, Mr. President.

  • By not tapering, Fed actually increased stimulus Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    The Fed actually increased stimulus by $19.4 billion by not tapering, said Stock Trader Daily's Thomas H. Kee, Jr.

  • Why the US is a hot commodity right now Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 11:17 AM ET

    The US is becoming such a hot place to invest, one European CEO called it the "exodus" to America. Dan Yergin explains why.

  • Did the Fed just say December? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 1:14 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve.

    Did the Fed just hint at tapering in December? Kenny Polcari parses the Fed speak — and parses some pasta scraps for a good recipe!

  • Sugar rush! Chocolate stocks soar this Halloween Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    Investors have made some nice profits on chocolate stocks and with growth in Asia exploding, the chocolate outlook is strong, this trader says.

  • Can the government sue over Obamacare disaster? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    A message is seen on the computer indicating that there are too many visitors on the Affordable Care Act site to continue.

    Who's to blame for the disastrous Obamacare rollout? Here's a checklist for legal red flags the Obama administration should be looking for.

  • How Facebook's mobile success will help Twitter     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:53 PM ET

    Dodge Dorland, Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers says that Facebook has cracked the mobile advertising formula, which will help Twitter's IPO.

  • El-Erian: How long will the Fed's elixir last? Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 5:57 PM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian

    The Fed gave the market what it wants in its latest statement. But how long will it sustain the mix of conditions the Fed and investors want?, asks Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.

  • Obamacare can't make health care cheaper: Langone Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:40 AM ET
    Ken Langone, founder & CEO at Invemed Associates.

    Obamacare "defies the whole concept" of its intended purpose to make health insurance more affordable for more people, billionaire entrepreneur Ken Langone told CNBC.

  • Ref! Calling a foul on NFL status backlash Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    The outrage over the NFL league office's nonprofit status is out of bounds, says Todd Schoenberger, founder of LandColt Trading.

  • Op-ed: ObamaCare flimflam exploited voters Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 11:34 AM ET
    Affordable Care Act navigator Nini Hadwen (R) speaks with Jorge Hernandez (L) and Marta Aguirre as they shop for health insurance in Miami.

    Obama promised the Affordable Care Act would save families $2,500 a year. That was flimflam bait, said economist and professor Peter Morici.

  • Governor to Obamacare critics: 'Chill out' Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 11:01 AM ET
    Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear

    The Kentucky Obamacare website has been "going gangbusters," Gov. Steve Beshear said, adding the online federal exchange problems will be fixed.

  • The Fed has enough ammo to taper: Trader Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:59 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    The Fed has enough ammunition to taper — but Wall Street doesn't seem to be listening, said Stock Trader Daily's Thomas H. Kee, Jr.

  • A Fed appetizer and one for Thanksgiving, too: Pro Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 2:01 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve.

    In this issue of "What's cookin' with Kenny Polcari," Kenny whips up a few Fed tidbits and something to dazzle your Thanksgiving guests.

  • Save cities or let them go bankrupt? Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 8:36 AM ET
    People, mostly union and retired city workers, protest in front of the U.S. Courthouse where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial began this morning October 23, 2013 in Detroit.

    Some cities may need to be pushed into bankruptcy, while others may just need a healthy dose of private-sector medicine, said TransPro Consulting CEO Mark Aesch.

  • Fed to err on the side of caution Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 2:50 AM ET
    A man runs along the South Bank of the river Thames as snow falls on January 18, 2013 in London, England.

    With the holiday season right around the corner, markets are now focused on the direction for the final quarter of the year.

  • Shhhhh....Nobody really reads Twitter headlines Saturday, 26 Oct 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    If people aren't reading headlines about Twitter and if not that many people are really using it, then will it be able to attract ad dollars?

  • Euro 'lives on,' and here's where it's headed Sunday, 27 Oct 2013 | 9:55 PM ET

    The euro area has always been an attractive investment destination for those willing to bet against irrational spells of gloom.

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