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  • Bernie Madoff's life at Butner     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn said Bernard Madoff "looked good" in their two-hour interview in January. Madoff said he "takes some comfort" in the fact that with his assistance, "all of my customers will recover their original investment principal."

  • The 'Madoff of the Midwest'     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Andrea Day reports on the master mind Gerard Cellette, who plead guilty to 36 counts of securities fraud in 2011.

  • Capitalism & the Vatican     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    Discussing Pope Francis' economic message, with NBC News' Anne Thompson, and Father Matthew Carnes of Georgetown University. Thompson applauds the Pope's consistence with his message of economic justice.

  • Sebelius testifies on Obamacare launch     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced she is looking to appoint a new risk officer at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • Fed taper likely in Q1: Pro     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    Discussing how the markets are anticipating a potential taper around the corner, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Funds, and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank. "People should look beyond the taper," says Bailin.

  • Budget deal rolls back sequester cuts     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports a 2-year bipartisan federal budget deal has been announced. The deal has $45 billion more in 2014, than in the Budget Act of 2011.

  • Latest billionaires of 'Giving Pledge'     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports there are now 122 signers of the "Giving Pledge," which is a promise started by Bill Gates and Warren Buffett for billionaires to give away at least half of their wealth. Frank also provides insight into the mystery tipper.

  • What's making customers angry?     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:46 PM ET

    Discussing whether the economic crisis is really over, GM's incoming CEO and a new study on customer rage, with Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit."

  • Economic challenges not over: Pro     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    Discussing long-term challenges to the economy and the budget, with Former U.S. Treasury auto advisor and Chairman of Willett Advisors Steven Rattner.

  • Mary Barra at GM for 33 years     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors' incoming CEO Mary Barra is highly respected for pushing the company to think and act differently.

  • Dollar dips, gold rallies     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on metal commodities at the close.

  • Time Warner Chairman & CEO discusses re-transmission fees, and the changing face of the cable industry. "We have the biggest grant of video on demand rights for all of our networks of any network group," he says.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down the 5 key exemptions of the Volcker Rule, including underwriting and risk mitigated hedging.

  • Carlyle Group co-founder and co-CEO William Conway discusses how the taper could hurt the emerging markets, and where his company is planning on investing in 2014.

  • Carlyle Group co-founder and co-CEO William Conway explains why QE is less effective now than it was initially.

  • Athletic apparel battle: LULU vs. UA     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    Sizing up Lululemon and Under Armour amid holiday shopping season, with CNBC contributors Stacey Widlitz and Jan Kniffen; and BuzzFeed's Sapna Maheshwari.

  • Under Armour & Lululemon battle for sales     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:48 PM ET

    Lululemon wants men, and Under Armour is eyeing the ladies, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A look at this holiday season's active wear holiday battle.

  • Skiing becoming 'luxury sport'     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank and Dominic Chu discuss a CNBC.com story about high costs for skiing that are pricing out the middle class.

  • Negotiators near budget deal     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:46 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on the status of the budget deal in Washington. Congress is not touching the "hot buttons," including Medicare and social security.

  • Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman says Amazon is a great environment where Nickelodeon "lives as a brand." He also discusses the advertising sales growth, and the company's dividend and buyback.

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