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  • AT&T deal start of something big: CEO     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Discussing what the merger between AT&T and DirecTV means for the media world and consolidation in the space, with Larry Fishelson, Dynalink co-founder & CEO, and Gene Urcan, Cappello Group M&A specialist.

  • Media M&A candidates     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at how AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV will change the media landscape.

  • Discussing the bond market and why interest rates are falling, not rising, with Kathy Jones, Charles Schwab; Professor Mikhail Melnik, Southern Polytechnic State University; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • In this edition of Million Dollar Homes, CNBC's Jane Wells and Dominic Chu compare two spectacular summer homes. Super broker Dolly Lenz shares her top pick.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Playing hooky excuses     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler says a story by Robert Frank on the wealthy; President Obama's message to India's new Prime Minister, and the best and worse excuses for calling in sick are the hottest topics on CNBC.com.

  • NY Times' firing sparks new equal pay debate     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory weighs in on the firing of New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson.

  • Rio Tinto CEO: Lowest cost operator in world     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    Sam Walsh, Rio Tinto CEO, discusses how commodity prices and infrastructure innovation contribute to sustainable global growth.

  • GM slapped with record fine     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on General Motors' big settlement with the transportation department over its defective ignition switches.

  • Afraid GM tainted brand: Pro     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:11 PM ET

    Peter M. De Lorenzo, Autoextremist.com, makes the case for splitting up General Motors into separate companies. CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight.

  • Markets will be volatile: Pro     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing today's market activity, with Steve Wood, Russell Investments; Ylan Mui, The Washington Post; and Chris Whalen, Kroll Bond Rating Agency.

  • Protests erupt in Turkey     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports police have unleashed water cannons on protesters following the death of about 284 coal miners in Turkey.

  • Pisani: Concerned about VIX     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing what lead to confusion in today's trading session and the fear level in the market, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Michael Block, Rhino Trading Partners.

  • Stocks vs. bonds: Better buy right now?     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:42 PM ET

    What are investors to do when stocks get hammered and bond yields sink? CNBC's Seema Mody makes the case for stocks and Dominic Chu fights for bonds.

  • Genworth CEO outlook for housing     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    Thomas McInerney, Genworth Financial president and CEO, gives his take on the housing recovery and assesses the mortgage market. The mortgage market is driven by employment and there has been slower employment growth than we like, McInerney said.

  • Best way to play India     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    Newly elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is generating a lot of enthusiasm about India's stock market. Paul Christopher, Wells Fargo Advisors, and Chris Konstantinos, Riverfront Investment Group, discuss if new leadership will be a boon for the Indian economy.

  • Monitoring mega investor behavior     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Harvey Pitt, Kalorama Partners CEO & former SEC chairman, discusses the herding behavior and "conscience parallelism" of mega investors and if their investment trends warrant investigation.

  • Mega investors buy same stocks     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Billionaire investors like Warren Buffett and Dan Loeb have filed disclosures about their holdings. CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at some similarities.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Housing game changer     Friday, 16 May 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing today's quiet trading session and the future of U.S. housing, with Jeff Taylor, Digital Risk; Ben Willis, Princeton Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • How world leaders can spur growth: Rio Tinto CEO Friday, 16 May 2014 | 11:11 AM ET
    Cass Scenic Railroad State Park, West Virginia

    As a global business, Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh AO offers this advice to world leaders for how to spur growth.

  • Where bears got their marching orders: Pros Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 6:47 PM ET
    Statues of a bear and a bull outside the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

    Investors moved into Treasurys in a big way on Thursday, and that signaled selling on Wall Street, market professionals told CNBC.

About Closing Bell

  • Anything can happen between the bells of the trading day. But what happens during the last hour could be what matters most. CNBC's "Closing Bell" guides you through the most important hour of the trading day. The show takes a close-up look at how the markets are moving, what's driving them and how investors are reacting. Live coverage includes reports from the Chicago Board of Trade, New York Mercantile Exchange, NASDAQ and the NYSE. Analysts, money managers and CEOs explain their strategies, share opinions, and provide an inside perspective on breaking news stories. In addition, "Closing Bell" provides instant analysis of corporate profit reports, as soon as they break, during the quarterly earning seasons. Features include interviews with entrepreneurs, plus an inside-look at how executives and high-net-worth individuals spend their time and money.

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  • With almost 30 years experience in business television, Bill Griffeth is co-anchor of the 3 p.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

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