• Commodities Tomorrow: Gold Under $1,300     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Today, commodities got crushed, following Ben Bernanke's remarks yesterday. Gold closed at a nearly three-year low. Oil was hit as well.

  • A Bit More Room in the Passing Lane This July 4 Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    Get ready for lots of company on the road and in the skies around the Fourth of July weekend, though you'll find them slightly less crowded than last year, according to AAA.

  • Oil Hit By Biggest Decline Since November on Fed Plan Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:35 PM ET

    Brent crude oil futures dropped to $102 in the biggest one-day decline since November as part of a cross-market rout sparked by the Fed plan to wind down monetary stimulus.

  • How shale oil boom is ‘fracking’ the old order Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 6:12 AM ET
    An Alpha Oil & Gas crew building a 10-inch gas pipeline near Watford City, N.D.

    When we launched Top States for Business in 2007, North Dakota was nowhere on the list. Now it's growth and employment numbers are the envy of the nation.

  • Op-Ed: Nuclear Power Is Soooo 20th Century Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    With the decision to decommission the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, we may now see enough to reasonably conclude that the nuclear power era is coming to a close.

  • Britain to Pay More for Power Than Germany for a Decade Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:57 AM ET

    British electricity prices may be almost double those in Germany within three years due largely to the impact of a new tax aimed at supporting renewable power generation.

  • SandRidge Power Struggle Culminates in CEO Ouster Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    Sandridge Energy Inc.

    SandRidge Energy's board of directors removed the energy company's founder and chief executive after a months-long struggle with activist investors.

  • Obama Advisor Forecasts New US Climate Strategy Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:17 PM ET
    A US coal-burning plant.

    President Obama will target carbon emissions from power plants as part of a climate change agenda expected to be rolled out in the next few weeks.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil & Gold Selloff     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Following the Fed's statement, oil and gold both sold off, as Bernanke struck a more upbeat tone on the economy, she says.

  • Oil Pressured by Bernanke Comments; Crude Stocks Up Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    U.S. crude prices settled lower on Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve rendered a widely-expected decision on interest rates.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Waiting for Ben     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil extended its run today, while metals took it on the chin. Traders are watching Bernanke for indications that he'll taper sooner rather than later.

  • World's Largest Solar Boat Docks in NYC Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:30 PM ET
    Planet Solar's  Tûranor is the world's largest solar boat.

    The world's largest solar boat reached New York City Monday afternoon, docking at the North Cove Marina in downtown Manhattan. New York is the boat's sixth stop.

  • A Few Voices Warn of US Energy Revolution 'Hype' Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Shale Rock from fracking.

    U.S. energy independence is seen almost as a holy grail, and soaring shale production has heightened hopes that the country may actually get there. But not everyone's so sure.

  • US Crude Oil Settles Up at $98 in Sluggish Trade Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Oil prices ended slightly higher in sluggish trading as the market awaited the Federal Reserve's policy statement that is expected to show whether it will reduce monetary stimulus.

  • Commodities Tomorrow:     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up to nearly $99/barrel before closing below $98. The situation in Syria and the week's Fed watch is having an impact.

  • US Gas, Oil Output at Record Highs Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:21 AM ET

    The shale revolution helped push oil production in the world's largest economy to a record last year, BP said in a report this week.

  • No Prenup, Secret Video May Cost One CEO a Fortune Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 8:16 AM ET
    Harold Hamm and his wife Sue Ann Hamm, in April, 2012

    Continental Resources' CEO is worth at least $11 billion, and a split from his wife could result in the largest divorce settlement in history

  • Biggest Outside Threats to the U.S.     Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 2:48 PM ET

    What are the biggest outside threats to the U.S. markets? Syria? Turkey? Iran? Peter Kenny, Knight Capital, and Helima Croft, Barclays, tell CNBC what they're most concerned about around the world.

  • US Crude Hits Nine Month High Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:42 AM ET

    Brent crude rises to $107 and US oil strikes a nine-month high after news that US authorized sending U.S. weapons to Syrian rebels sparked concerns about Middle East supplies.

  • Oil Hits 9-Month High As Syria Tensions Escalate Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 10:39 AM ET
    Syrian army troops drive through the ravaged streets of Qusayr in the central Homs province on June 5, 2013, after government forces seized total control of the former rebel-stronghold.

    U.S. oil prices rose to its highest level since September on Friday as tensions escalated between the U.S. and Syria.

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