CNBC PROGRAMMING CHANGE FOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1ST

"Afghanistan: The President Speaks to the Nation" will air on Tuesday, December 1st at 8PM ET. The President's Speech pre-empts "The New Age of Walmart."

CNBC's John Harwood will anchor "Afghanistan: The President Speaks to the Nation" from Washington, DC.

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