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  • Market momentum unsustainable: Strategist     Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Funds global market strategist, says the markets will continue to move higher from now until the end of the year, but doesn't see the momentum lasting. He says improving fundamentals will help the market.

  • Pork, earmarks & kickbacks     Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    Politico's chief economic correspondent Ben White digs into the bill passed by Congress Wednesday. White outlines some of the kickbacks for Americans.

  • Great white baby shark no toddler     Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    Just 200 yards off the coast of Manhattan Beach near downtown LA, an 8-foot-long baby great white shark checks out a surfer.

  • Luxury too reliant on China?     Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    A new report from AT Kearney found just 2 percent of China's population consumes one-third of the world's luxury goods, with CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Markets continue to move up: Pro     Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Where investors should keep focus, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities. "The Fed is not going anywhere," says Polcari.

  • Government could reopen as soon as Thursday Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    Republican Rep. James Lankford of Oklahoma told CNBC what it will take to end the shutdown after news Senate leaders have agreed to a deal.

  • Senate has a deal     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports House leadership aids expect the deal to pass in the Senate first, and have no doubt this will pass the House as well.

  • Trash talk: Waste Management CEO on fixing DC     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    David Steiner, president and CEO of Waste Management, offers his advice on how to end political divisiveness in Washington and fix the nation's finances.

  • Twitter co-founder: Compound impact in altruism     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    The "Power Lunch" team asks Twitter co-founder Biz Stone about his impression of the government shutdown, and whether technology can save the country. "The younger generation is becoming more aware of the meaningfulness of things," he explains.

  • Inside a $54 million Malibu mansion     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank shares a peak at Wednesday's season finale of "Secret Lives of the Super Rich."

  • How the Spanx founder failed her way to billions     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:41 PM ET

    Sara Blakely, founder and inventor of Spanx shares her father's parenting strategy of encouraging failure. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.

  • Twitter co-founder Biz Stone says his hope for Twitter is that the technology "fades away," and that the company becomes a "triumph of humanity." He also discusses a net loss of $60 million last quarter.

  • Businesses disappointed by shutdown     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the broader impact of the government shutdown. FedEx CEO Fred Smith told CNBC his business has tens of thousands of shipments that cannot be delivered to the U.S. government.

  • Need a long-term plan in US: Laser Plus CEO     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging addresses the uncertainty his business has faced during the government shutdown. Rep. James Lankford (R-OK), says the government could be back open by Thursday.

  • John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging asks Rep. James Lankford (R-OK) what lawmakers have done to instill confidence in Congress.

  • House meeting at 3PM over Senate deal     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    The Senate has reached a bipartisan deal to extend government funding through January 15th, reports CNBC's John Harwood. It appears the U.S. has averted a potential debt default, he says.

  • Waste Management CEO David Steiner urges Washington to find a better way to solve the country's debt issues. "We need to do a better job in the U.S. government of running the political process through compromise," he says.

  • Rep. James Lankford (R-OK) says there is a little bit of buzz happening in the House as some have heard preliminary details of the Senate deal. "We are nibbling around the edges," he says as debt continues to climb.

  • Nasdaq 100 hits 13-year highs     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports shares of both Intel and Yahoo are higher after reporting earnings Tuesday night.

  • Carney: President Obama applauds Senate     Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 12:59 PM ET

    White House Press Secretary Jay Carney addresses the harm a default would have on the economy. He says President Obama applauds the leaders of the Senate to come together and work out a bipartisan solution.

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