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  • Scotland 'yes' vote wouldn't be a disaster: Insana Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:12 PM ET
    Campaigners wave Scottish Saltires at a 'Yes' campaign rally in Glasgow, Scotland September 17, 2014.

    Scottish independence doesn't have to be a disaster, says Ron Insana. Think Poland.

  • Is that trader flashing a sell sign? Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Hey, is that trader next to you is flashing a sell sign? Here's what you look for.

  • What to REALLY look for in Yellen's words Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference.

    Traders should be looking for any hint or change of language that gives Yellen the ability to interpret data in a different way.

  • Argentine debt: Appeasing the 'vultures' Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A man walks past posters with pictures of Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York Judge Thomas Griesa, depicted as Uncle Sam, near the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires.

    Sometimes the worst intentions yield the best results. And so it is, unexpectedly, with Argentine debt, says UC Berkely professor Barry Eichengreen.

  • Massacre humor?! Not all publicity is good Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    After Urban Outfitters's apparently faux-bloody Kent State sweatshirt, Carole Roth draws the line between humor and bad taste.

  • An A-Z of Scotland post-independence Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:18 AM ET
    Members of Generation Yes - a youth and students campaign for a Yes vote in Scotland's independence referendum -  as they help campaign for the Yes vote in Glasgow, Scotland.

    Flummoxed by the prospect of an independent Scotland? Here's a financial A to Z of what's in store for Scotland after a 'Yes' vote.

  • Knife-edge Scottish vote cuts deep divide Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:41 AM ET

    The debate over Scottish independence has become so bitter that whatever the outcome, either Scotland or the UK will become deeply divided, writes CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi.

  • Jobless youth in China: Crisis in the making Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 6:36 PM ET
    A group of jobseekers rush to put in their applications as thousands of unemployed Chinese graduates flock to a job fair in Wuhan, central China's Hubei province.

    Even though we can hear the time bomb of youth unemployment ticking, few governments have ambition or courage to tackle the problem.

  • It's 'inconceivable' that Goodell saw Rice tape Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 2:01 PM ET
    Roger Goodell

    Rick Horrow says it's "inconceivable" to him that NFL Chief Roger Goodell saw the Ray Rice tape and only suspended the woman-puncher for two games.

  • Confessions of a Wall Street trader Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    Forgive him, father, for he has sinned. Trader-turned-comedian Raj Mahal offers these confessions from his time on Wall Street.

  • GOP needs to support Obama's ISIS plan: Kudlow Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    Democrats AND Republicans need to support Obama's new plan for defeating ISIS, says Larry Kudlow. Here's why.

  • Don't dismiss the threat of a Scotland 'yes' vote Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    Financial markets would be foolish to dismiss the very real threat of a "yes" vote in Scotland, says UBS's Bill O'Neill.

  • 'I am a science geek!': 'Big Bang Theory' actress Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    "Big Bang" actress Mayim Bialik is a self-proclaimed science geek (she has a Ph.D.) and wants to get kids excited about math and science.

  • Whoa, this PR firm just crossed the line Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    Think you've seen it all? Check out this PR pitch, attempting to bribe a journalist to mention clients.

  • First job not going well? Read this Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Internships are a great dress rehearsal but that first job may deliver a shock of reality. Here are 5 tips from career coach Marie McIntyre.

  • The Apple watch doesn't matter—Here's what does Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 2:54 PM ET
    Tim Cook announces Apple Pay during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Sorry, Apple fans. The watch was cool but that wasn't the big deal of Apple's announcement. Here's what it was, says Michael Yoshikami—and it's a game-changer.

  • Is Apple Pay a bitcoin killer? Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 12:16 PM ET
    Tim Cook announces Apple Pay during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Apple just made its assault on antiquated payment systems—will it kill some new ones in the process?, asks Fast Money trader Brian Kelly.

  • Moms want corporate action on guns Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:36 PM ET
    Shannon Watts speaks about gun violence in schools during a news conference on Capitol Hill, February 12, 2014, in Washington.

    The founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America says they want corporations to take the lead on gun-violence prevention.

  • Democrats need to stop being cowards on fracking Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 10:56 AM ET
    President Obama addressed the threat posed by ISIS extremists, and immigration reform in a wide-ranging interview with NBC's Meet the Press.

    Fracking is one area of the economy that's creating jobs. Dems like Obama and Cuomo need to stop delaying these projects, says Jake Novak.

  • Putin's real motive in Ukraine Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 1:53 PM ET
    Vladimir Putin

    Here’s why investors shouldn't be fooled by a cease-fire in Ukraine and what Putin's real motive is, says Stephen Myrow.

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