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  • 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.

  • Viacom CEO: Nickelodeon in great shape     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman about Nickelodeon's ratings. "It's really resulted in a ratings increase, and is fueling our expansion around the world," says Dauman.

  • CNBC's David Faber speaks to Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman about why his company is getting into mobile device apps.

  • Gold traders await taper news     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Gold traders are focusing on the FOMC meeting next week, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • New rules for senior drivers     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight on news the merger between American and U.S. Airways has completed, as well as new rules for senior drivers.

  • Season's retail trends     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    What consumers are concerned about, with Arabella Pollack, Consumer Insights expert; Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis; CNBC's Kelli Grant; and retail shopper Lauren Sprance.

  • Terrible violence at Brazilian soccer match     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports on fan violence at a Brazilian soccer match.

  • Winter Storm Dion hits the Northeast     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Mike Bettes reports on cold rain and snow in the Boston area.

  • Digging into the Dogs of the Dow     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories, thinks Newmont Mining will see a turnaround in 2014, and Hugh Johnson, Hugh Johnson Advisors, doesn't think investors should touch the stock. Also, how to play Cliffs Natural.

  • Rate cycle like 'no other' ahead: Liesman     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman explains why experts believe the rate cycle could be "different this time."

  • Polcari: Still some weakness     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 2:15 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director, discusses the jobs report and how the market reacted to that and the drop in unemployment.

  • Wells, Patrick hit the road     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:54 PM ET

    Partnering up with Can-AM Spyder, Nascar race car driver Danica Patrick tells CNBC's Jane Wells she felt comfortable and confident as soon as she sat on the 3-wheeled roadster. Nascar's leading lady also talks the Sprint Cup.

  • $15 minimum wage impact     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    Discussing fast-food workers' push for a $15 minimum wage, and the burden to small businesses, with William Rodgers, Rutgers University public policy professor, and Republican strategist Joe Watkins.

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