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CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest results from an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll on how Americans feel about an entire array of things, including the economy, Congress, and poor approval ratings for President Obama.
More bad news for President Obama, according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, the president's approval rating hit a new low. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest result on how Americans feel about President Obama, Congress, and the economy.
A Gaza ceasefire hes held and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry linked a lifting of blockades of the devastated enclave to Hamas giving up its rocket arsenal.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. In spite of all the geopolitical events in the Middle East, oil and gas were down on the day. Nat gas was up on the day.
Russia's Energy Ministry said it was withdrawing Minister Alexander Novak's statement on cooperation with Iran on crude oil shipments.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports on the efforts to end the fighting in Gaza and set the stage for talks in Egypt to reach a broader deal on a sustainable truce.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
The Kurdish government is not backing down in regards to getting its oil into the United States, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
McDonald's sales in markets, including China and Japan, are experiencing a "significant negative impact" since a food safety scandal in China.
Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, focuses on the European economy and discusses how geopolitical events in the Middle East could impact the U.S.
David Phillips, Columbia University, discusses the heightening conflict between Israel and Gaza, and explains the root cause of the trouble in Ukraine. The whole crisis in Ukraine was planned and fermented by Russia, says Phillips.
The US should help the Iraqi Kurds oppose the Islamic State, which is overrunning Iraq, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
The odds are high that the humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza will once again fall apart, says Thane Rosenbaum, Senior Fellow, New York University School of Law.
Peter Berkowitz, Senior Fellow at Hoover Institution, Stanford University, explains why Hamas should bear the responsibility for the destruction in Gaza.
Islamic State fighters seized control of Iraq's biggest dam, an oilfield and three more towns on Sunday.
An Israeli air strike killed at least 10 people and wounded about 30 others on Sunday in a U.N.-run school in the southern Gaza Strip, witnesses said.
The missing Israeli officer thought to have been abducted by Hamas was killed in action, Israel said Saturday.
President Obama discusses the situation in the Middle East and if it is realistic to broker a cease-fire.
President Obama says because of opposition to the Export-Import Bank program, America will lose business and jobs.
President Obama discusses his relationship with Republicans and the inability of Congress to pass immigration reform.