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  • Cramer: Don't get lost in HFT weeds     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on high-frequency trading and whether the markets are rigged.

  • Millionaires ignite real estate bidding war     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    It's a perfect storm and everyone is buying, says Fredrik Eklund, Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing New York" star, discussing Manhattan's soaring luxury real estate market.

  • High-frequency blame game     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    The markets aren't rigged but they aren't risk-free, says Richard Breeden, Richard C. Breed & Company CEO, providing perspective on the growing controversy over high-frequency trading and the SEC's role in monitoring the activity.

  • 3 reasons a Disney passion saved one autistic boy Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    On Autism Awareness Day, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Ron Suskind shared what he's learned from dealing with his youngest son's struggles with the condition.

  • Why high-speed trading is like Disneyland Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    Major stock exchanges could learn a lot from amusement parks and ski resorts, former SEC chief Richard Breeden tells CNBC.

  • Speed trading like armed robbery without risk: Pro Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    The stock market is not rigged, but investors are being ripped off by high-frequency trading, Craig Hodges, co-portfolio manager of the Hodges Funds, tells CNBC.

  • GM's Barra 'stonewalled': Lawmaker Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 9:12 AM ET
    GM CEO Mary Barra appears before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Tuesday.

    Rep. Diana DeGette tells CNBC that GM CEO Mary Barra dodged basic questions from lawmakers who wanted answers on its massive recall.

  • HFT flashpoint: Markets are rigged!     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    A look back at yesterday's testy exchange between author Michael Lewis, and Brad Katsuyama of IEX and BATS Global Markets' William O'Brien over accusations the markets are rigged. CNBC's Bob Pisani reports.

  • ADP: Private sector jobs up 191,000 in March     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin has the latest number on jobs. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, provides his call on Friday's jobs report. I think we'll get 185,000, predicts Zandi. Also, CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why there aren't any "giant surprises" in the latest jobs data.

  • How could GM put 2.5 million defective switches in cars the engineers knew were defective as far back as 2001, asks Rep. Diana DeGette, (D) Colo., discussing GM's response to ignition switch problems.

  • Father's Disney connection with autistic son     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Ron Suskind, 'Life, Animated" author, shares his personal story about his family's struggles with his son's autism, and reveals some startling facts from a Centers for Disease Control study that shows autism is on the rise. One ins 42 boys are diagnosed with autism, reveals Suskind.

  • U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, shares her thoughts on key drivers for jobs creation. We need to help workers get the skills they need, says Pritzker.

  • Amazon's stream dream     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:34 AM ET

    Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, discusses Amazon's efforts to expand its business model to include a device that will complete with Netflix and YouTube for content.

  • TV wars: Battle for the box     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Amazon will lay out plans on the future of its video business and will likely announce the launch of a television streaming box to compete with Apple and Roku, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • How HFT benefits markets: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    We have more liquidity in the markets than we ever before and it's cheaper to trade, says Salient Partners CIO Lee Partridge, sharing his thoughts on high-frequency trading.

  • Market 'fleecing' going on: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Craig Hodges, Hodges Small Cap Fund, shares his thoughts on whether the markets are rigged.

  • GM needs to provide specific answers: Expert     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    David Shepardson, The Detroit News, and Paul Ingrassia, Reuters, provide their thoughts on how GM's recall problems will likely impact the automobile industry. There are still a lot of unanswered questions, says Ingrassia, weighing in on Mary Barra's testimony yesterday on Capitol Hill.

  • House quizzes GM's Barra, few answers produced     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has highlights from Tuesday's Capitol Hill hearing on General Motor's ignition switch recall where CEO Barra answers questions on how the automaker handled the situation.

  • High-frequency brawl sparks fiery debate     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani provides insight on yesterday's testy exchange between Brad Katsuyama of IEX and BATS Global Markets' William O'Brien over accusations the markets are rigged. And "Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis sidesteps the question whether he thinks the markets are broken.

  • Without HFT trade cost would rise: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates, shares his opinions on high-frequency trading and answers if he "rigs" the market. "We very carefully make sure that our trading costs are as low as we can get them," Keon says.

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