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Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:59 PM ET
Austerity & trophy wives
Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
Austerity & trophy wives -- what do they have in common? Just ask the NetNetTV guys, John Carney and Jeff Cox.

Europe is back, either because of or in spite of austerity, depending on your perspective.

No one is winning the war in Washington.

And it was a tough day to be a trophy wife.

Such are the headlines on a big-news Wednesday, in which investors had to ponder foreign markets, debt ceilings and a host of other items.

As usual here in the NetNet cube, John Carney and I slug it out over the issues.

- By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him @JeffCoxCNBCcom on Twitter.


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Wall Street

  • New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

    The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.

  • China's Weibo has priced its initial public offering at $17 per American Depository Share, at the bottom of its planned range.

  • Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.