CNBC'S CHECKERBOARD PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 20TH

(ALL TIMES ARE IN ET)

Monday, 12/20:

8pm and 12am -- CNBC's Executive Vision: Leadership in Action - Global Logistics

9pm and 1am -- Biography on CNBC #23 - Harlem Globetrotters

10pm -- American Greed #17

Tuesday, 12/21:

8pm and 12am -- The New Age of Walmart

9pm and 1am -- Price of Admission: America's College Debt Crisis

10pm -- American Greed #18

Wednesday, 12/22:

8pm and 12am -- Behind the Counter: The Untold Story of Franchising

9pm and 1am -- CNBC Titans - Merv Griffin

10pm -- American Greed #19

Thursday, 12/23:

8pm and 12am -- Cruise Inc: Big Money on the High Seas

9pm and 1am -- Biography on CNBC #10 - JW Marriott

10pm -- American Greed #21

Friday, 12/24 (Christmas Eve):

(Programming previously sent out)

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