CNBC'S CHECKERBOARD PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEKEND OF DECEMBER 25TH/26TH

(ALL TIMES ARE IN ET)

Saturday, 12/25:

7pm Ford: Rebuilding an American Icon

8pm Behind the Counter: The Untold Story of Franchising

9pm The Suze Orman Show

10pm Til Debt Do Us Part 43 & 56

11pm Ford: Rebuilding an American Icon

12am The Suze Orman Show

1am Til Debt Do Us Part 43 & 56

Sunday, 12/26:

7pm Til Debt Do Us Part 46

7:30pm The Wall Street Journal Report

8pm Big Mac: Inside the McDonald's Empire

9pm Escape from Havana: An American Story

10pm Price of Admission: America's College Debt Crisis

11pm One Nation, Overweight

12am American Greed #32

1am Marijuana Inc: Inside America's Pot Industry

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