Democrat Jared Bernstein says Chris Christie's Social Security plan "does virtually nothing" to make the program solvent.» Read More
Mark Potter, NBC News, reports on how Cubans feel about diplomatic normalization between the U.S. and Cuba.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the U.S. government's likely response to North Korea's cyber attack on Sony.
Michael Tyler, Eastern Bank Wealth Management, says Fed language suggests the first interest rate hike could take place in the April to June time frame.
James O'Sullivan, High Frequency Economics, discusses the Fed's play on words and when to expect interest rates to rise.
Trying to pick a bottom in energy stocks: is this the time to go long?
Some observers say a less acrimonious future between the United States and Iran makes economic sense.
Investing in Cuba: it's one thing to try to ease travel restrictions and open an embassy, it's another to lift the embargo.
Investors should look for softer rhetoric on Ukraine from Russian President Vladimir Putin and for signs of a bounce, said Christopher Granville.
It's been the busiest year for IPOs since public offerings hit a record in 2000, and market debuts look set for a strong finish to 2014.
According to an Obama official, American Alan Gross has been released after spending five years in a Cuban prison, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on Baidu's entry into the ride-sharing space, and competition with Alibaba.
Mohamed El-Erian, former co-CEO and co-CIO at Pimco, believes the Fed will remove the "considerable period of time" phrase on interest rates.
David Gordon, International Capital Strategies, discusses the increase in violent terrorist acts around the globe.
In the case of Russia this is a classic emerging market crisis, says Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, sharing his thoughts on the global economic outlook.
Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and when to expect an interest rate hike.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on consumer prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the recent data ahead of the Fed's decision later on Wednesday.
McDonald's is taking measures to limit sales of french fries in Japan because of a potato shortage, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's John Harwood shares the results of an NBC/WSJ poll which shows what voters want from the next president.
Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, and Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments, talk about the likely outcome of the Fed's FOMC meeting on Wednesday and the market's reaction.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports on the impact of the falling ruble on the Russian people.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox