JFK understood that high tax rates, even on the rich, bring inequities into the nation's political economy that do not befit America's traditions.» Read More
Pope Benedict XVI has announced he will resign. NBC News Vatican analyst George Weigel and Cathy Ruse, Family Research Council senior fellow, provide perspective.
President Obama is likely to give a nod to the fitful economic recovery in his State of the Union speech with Apple CEO Tim Cook in attendance. But analysts don't expect major statements on contentious issues like taxes and the budget.
President Obama on Tuesday will seek to move beyond the politics of the moment to define a second-term agenda built around restoring economic prosperity to the middle class, using his State of the Union address to unveil initiatives in education, infrastructure, clean energy and manufacturing.
Sharing their forecast for the global economy, and perspective on currencies, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services and Jim LaCamp, UBS.
Discussing what action President Obama's took following the Benghazi attack, with Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist; Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Joel B. Pollak, Breitbart editor-in-chief.
Defense Secretary nominee Sen. Chuck Hagel is facing criticism for past comments he's made on Israel and Iran, with Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist. Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Joel B. Pollak, Breitbart editor-in-chief.
All of the major averages closed higher for the day, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Zach Karabell, River Twice Research and David Malpass, Encima Global president, weigh in.
NBC's Jay Gray reports from Boston on the winter storm Neon, saying forecasters expect Boston to be the hardest hit area; and there are 20 days until the sequester could take effect, with Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports; Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Larry Elder, author of "Dear Father, Dear Son."
Discussing what's the GOP's primary problem, with Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine; Mark Hannah, Democratic political analyst; and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist.
A hacker apparently accessed private photos and emails sent between members of the Bush family, including both former presidents.
"It's almost like they don't give a damn," Hollywood legend and Republican supporter Clint Eastwood told CNBC, referring to the gridlock in Washington.
Discussing defense politics, with Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine; Mark Hannah, Democratic political analyst; and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist.
Singapore has long cultivated a reputation as a clean, safe and regimented place to live and do business, but the apparently major role of Singaporeans in a global soccer match-fixing scandal shows a seamy underside often out of view.
The latest GDP report shows that falling government spending can coexist with rising private economic activity, Larry Kudlow says.
Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial; Dolly Lenz, New York luxury real estate agent; Constance Hunter, International Solutions Network; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, discuss what's driving the markets near all-time highs.
Dolly Lenz, New York luxury real estate agent; Constance Hunter, International Solutions Network; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, discuss the key to the housing recovery and whether it's too late to buy home builder stocks.
Sen. John Thune, (R-SD), discusses whether the GOP will stick with the sequester, to force spending cuts. And John Hlinko, Left Action founder, and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal, discuss.
The American Psychiatric Association now says it's okay to use antidepressants for someone who is grieving over a recently lost loved one. Beverly Hills Psychiatrist Dr. Carole Lieberman, offers insight.
Tom Verducci, Sports Illustrated senior writer, weighs in on an explosive new report from a Miami newspaper that accuses major league baseball players of using banned substances.
The author of "Guns and Violence, The English Experience," discusses why mimicking Great Britain on gun control may not be the best idea.