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  • Inside a $24M scam: Buy the Iraqi dinar Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 3:39 PM ET
    A customer counts Iraqi dinars at a money changer in Baghdad.

    How scammers pitched a nearly worthless Iraqi dinar as a sure bet to appreciate in the future. "Crime & Punishment" takes a look.

  • North Dakota rigs at 5-year low: Governor Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 3:00 PM ET
    North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple

    North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple said oil's drop has led to the state's lowest rig count in five years.

  • Exclusive: Hedge fund managers pick top 2015 ideas Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    An M346 aircraft produced by Alenia Aermacchi SpA, a unit of Finmeccanica SpA, performs at the Farnborough International Air Show last July.

    The results are in for this special investing contest, judged by top hedge fund managers.

  • Mario Gabelli: I'm buying these stocks Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    Mario Gabelli

    Value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC he's buying stocks in these three financial institutions.

  • 3 Hot Center City Philly listings   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:48 PM ET
    3 Hot Center City Philly listings

    Mike McCann, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Fox & Roach Realtors, discusses three home listings in Philadelphia.

  • $1 Billion contract for Northrop   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    $1 Billion contract for Northrop

    The Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman a contract worth nearly $1 billion over 5 years to service and maintain nuclear missile stockpiles.

  • Which stocks suffered on Swiss move?   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:42 PM ET
    Which stocks suffered on Swiss move?

    CNBC's Louisa Bojesen reports on the bloodbath in Switzerland's market after the Swiss National Bank scrapped its peg against the euro.

  • Investors seek defensive sectors   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:41 PM ET
    Investors seek defensive sectors

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports investors are getting defensive to kick off the year.

  • $24 million Iraqi currency scam   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:33 PM ET
    $24 million Iraqi currency scam

    A group of men were recently sentenced in a $24 million fraud involving Iraqi currency, reports CNBC's Andrea Day.

  • North Dakota Gov.: Lowest rig count since 2010   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:25 PM ET
    North Dakota Gov.: Lowest rig count since 2010

    Insight to the impact of low oil prices on states that have benefited from the U.S. energy boom, with Gov. Jack Dalrymple (R-N.D.)

  • Canada's oil worries   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    Canada's oil worries

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports from Toronto where oil is a major story.

  • New Cuba rules: Cigars & travel   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    New Cuba rules: Cigars & travel

    The U.S. is taking the first steps to ease its embargo against Cuba. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports $100 of Cuban cigars are now permitted directly from Cuba, among other rules on travel.

  • Top global investments: Europe, Disney & more   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    Top global investments: Europe, Disney & more

    Insight to the currency move by the Swiss National Bank, and the best places to put your money globally, with Scott Colyer, Advisors Asset Management, and Tom Sudyka, LK Balanced Fund.

  • Swiss move stuns market   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Swiss move stuns market

    Discussing the potential impact of the Swiss franc announcement on the Federal Reserve and the ECB, with CNBC's Sara Eisen, Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Steve Liesman.

  • Google to release new version of Glass: Report   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:06 PM ET
    Google to release new version of Glass: Report

    Dow Jones is reporting Google will stop selling the first version of its Glass device, and instead release a new version in 2015, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • IMF not warned by Swiss   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:04 PM ET
    IMF not warned by Swiss

    CNBC's Steve Liesman shares highlights of his interview with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on the Swiss announcement saying it would remove a 3-year-old cap of 1.20 francs per euro, and the impact of low oil prices.

  • Swiss move; Why now?   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    Swiss move; Why now?

    CNBC's Sara Eisen explains the move by the Swiss National Bank that shocked the market.

  • Peek inside Ashlee Simpson's former home Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    16187 Royal Oak Road, Encino, Calif.

    Sitting atop the Hollywood Hills, this gorgeous home boasts 360-degree views of Los Angeles and was once owned by Ashlee Simpson.

  • A Swiss bombshell: Why the franc soared 30% Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 10:21 AM ET
    An employee exchanges one hundred euro notes for Swiss francs, right, at a currency exchange in Effretikon, near Zurich, Switzerland.

    The reason for the Swiss decision: It was getting very expensive for the Swiss National Bank to defend that 1.20 level.

  • IMF's Lagarde on Swiss move: 'A bit of a surprise' Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 1:06 PM ET
    International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde in Washington, January 15, 2015.

    IMF chief Christine Lagarde says she was surprised by the Swiss central bank's move to unlink the franc from the euro.

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