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  • Mega Millions jackpot is $425 million     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now $452 million. Stew Leonard Jr., CEO of stew Leonard's. says "it's nice to dream."

  • CNBC.com hot list     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    CNBC.com's managing editor Allen Wastler shares what's hot on the website today, including Politico's Ben White's article on what could mess up the budget deal.

  • US economy moderately constructive: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    Looking ahead to next year, and how the budget agreement in Washington may impact the Fed's decision to taper, with Former OMB director Peter Orszag of Citigroup Global Banking.

  • 'Santa Claus rally' all year: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    Will investors see handsome returns in their holiday stockings? CNBC contributor Ron Insana, and Meg Green of Meg Green & Associates CEO, discuss the current environment headed into 2014.

  • T-Mobile's shares surged on Dow Jones' report of a potential takeover bid from Sprint. Lee Munson of Portfolio Asset Management; CNBC market analyst Kenny Polcari; and CNBC contributor Zachary Karabell, discuss.

  • Headwinds for energy prices in Q1: Faulkner     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Breitling Energy Corporation founder, president and CEO Chris Faulkner discusses oil production in the U.S., and energy prices.

  • Qualcomm headed lower in 2014: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    Digging into Qualcomm's performance, with Cody Acree of Williams Financial Group, and Ross Gerber, CEO of Gerber Kawasaki. Gerber says the business is exploding, while Acree is worried.

  • Cash should be preserved: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    Signature Bank's chairman Scott Shay says there is a "place for cash and a place for non-cyber means of transfer." He also discusses his view of bitcoin.

  • Cashless society a threat to freedom?     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    Signature Bank's chairman Scott Shay is worried about the potential for a cashless society.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing current market conditions, with Dani Hughes, Divine Capital; Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Andres Garcia-Amaya, JP Morgan Funds; Steve Sachs, Pro Shares Advisors; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Are rising interest rates actually a good thing? Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 6:15 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some investors might be spooked by higher interest rates, but noted investor Bob Olstein thinks it's a good thing.

  • Affluenza: Excuse for rich kids' bad behavior     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports affluence was used as a defense for a Texas teenager charged with killing 4 pedestrians while driving drunk. Because he was rich, he said, he didn't know any better.

  • Blue Nile CEO Harvey Kanter weighs in on the luxury holiday shopping season. Diamonds are top sellers, he says.

  • All in with same-day delivery     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports that Home Depot is investing in same-day delivery capabilities.

  • Pope not thinking about benefactors: Greenberg     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg, Simon Hobbs, Seema Mody and CNBC contributor Greg Ip discuss Pope Francis' criticism on capitalism and high salaries.

  • CNBC.com hot list     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Obamacare deadline news, Pope Francis, and gold are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • The Feds allege JPMorgan should have known what Madoff was up to. Marc LoPresti, founder of LoPresti Law Group, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, discuss the $2 billion fine the bank will pay the Feds for "turning a blind eye" to Madoff's fraudulent operations.

  • Gartman: We're due for a little correction     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:18 PM ET

    Dissecting current market conditions, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter, who says investors should be neutral on the market, and Liz Ann Sonders of Charles Schwab, who says the "market isn't cheap, but it's not necessarily expensive."

  • HHS: Will consider moving enrollment deadline     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the Health and Human Services department is considering extending Obamacare enrollment deadlines.

  • Gold valuation distorted: Pro     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:04 PM ET

    Fast Money contributor Tim Seymour, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg discuss gold miners. Seymour says price assumptions have to be downgraded with gold heading lower.

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  • 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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