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Fears over the fiscal cliff are sending stocks into a tail spin. Phil Orlando, Federated Investors, weighs in.
Insight on the abrupt resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus, with John Batchelor, Radio Talk Show co-host.
Colorado and Washington made history on Tuesday becoming the first states to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. Janine Turner, Constituting America founder & co-chair, says "this is really disappointing, and stealing the promise of the future of America."
A new study out today in The New England Journal of Medicine finds statin use reduces the risk of death from cancer. Dr. Lori Mosca of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, offers insight on the drug and its side effects.
A majority of Americans wants a compromise to avoid the "cliff," and most back President Barack Obama's prescription for doing so, according to a new NBC News/WSJ poll.
Amidst the disappointment for the Republicans, what does the GOP stand for and where do they go from here? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and Ed Rogers, BGR Group chairman, provide perspective.
Driving over the "fiscal cliff" was preferable to more government interference in the economy, Marc Andreessen told CNBC on Wednesday.
U.S. defense officials confirm today that Iranian fighter planes fired, and missed, at a U.S. drone days before election day, with John Batchelor, The John Batchelor Show host; and Ken Heebner, Capital Growth Management, explains why he thinks a deal will be reached on the fiscal cliff.
If Park Geun-hye wins South Korea's presidential election this month, she will become the first woman to hold the country's top office, challenging stereotypes in a nation that is largely run by men in blue suits.
Despite all the talked about "skewed polls," voter polling this year proved to be almost accurate, with Ed Goeas, The Tarrance Group president & CEO.
House Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam, R-Ill., says both parties in Congress should be able to have a victory lap but vowed that a tax increase was not on the table.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports just how bad the fiscal cliff is, saying the CBO Report forecasts GDP would drop by 0.5 percent in 2013; and Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL), weighs in.
President Obama wants FEMA to cover damage costs from superstorm Sandy. Amity Shlaes, author of "The Forgotten Man: A New History of The Great Depression," weighs in.
A wrap-up of the election results, with Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor.
Willie Brown, former Mayor of San Francisco, says it is a "good idea" to raise taxes in California. "I believe it will succeed because the people blessed it," he says.
John Engler, Business Roundtable, offers insight on this year's gridlock and making 2013 better for the U.S.
Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, explains how shifting demographics in the U.S. impacted the outcome of the election.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on House Speaker Boehner's comments about big spending cuts and tax increases. Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX), and Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY) discuss.
In the event the US goes off the "Cliff", don’t expect the Fed to shield markets from the worst.
Insight on the Dow's declines today following yesterday's re-election of President Obama, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider; Kellyanne Conway, Gingrich 2012 Campaign; David Goldman, Macro-Strategy: and John McLaughlin, McLaughlin & Associates CEO.