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  • Commodities tomorrow: Possible Iranian nuke deal?  Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude closed down on the day, in part because the Iranian foreign minister talked about a possible nuclear deal.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil glut grows  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Reports out of Cushing, Oklahoma, say we could be full in oil storage in 8 to 10 weeks.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Wait, oil was up?  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Even after an 8.4 million barrel build, oil ended the day over $50.

  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard launched a large-scale naval and air defense drill near the strait of Hormuz on Wednesday.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas keeps rising  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil ended the day under $50. Traders are expecting a build in tomorrow's inventory report.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil back under $50  Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Rumors of an emergency OPEC meeting bumped the price temporarily, but oil closed under $50 today.

  • Commodities Next Week: Crude, gold & Greeks  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 3:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude slid again on yesterday's record build.

  • Saudi king to give the masses $32B in bonuses Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 2:45 AM ET
    King Salman

    Saudi Arabia's new monarch is expected to give away over $32 billion to ordinary Saudis in post-coronation bonuses. The NYT reports.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oiler coaster  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on a big build today, but managed to bounce back. Traders think it's either seeking a bottom or preparing for the next leg lower.

  • Aramex founder delivers hope in the Middle East Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    Fadi Ghandour listens to two children on the “dream path” at Ruwwad. As part of the programs at the center, children were invited to create artwork that expressed their dreams and fears.

    Aramex's founder Fadi Ghandour is opening community centers throughout the Middle East to build a stronger civil society in the war-torn region.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Another crude build expected  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders expect to see another build in crude inventories tomorrow. Nat gas was higher today, as frigid temps remained in the northeast.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil rebounds, nat gas down  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. News from the IEA suggests Middle East production is stalling. Oil ended the day up 75 cents.

  • Commodities next week: Energy up today  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Rig counts declined and Europe appears to be getting stronger. Nat gas and gold were up on the day, as well.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Big, bearish build  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a big build in oil and gas today, and both were down on the day.

  • Obama: 'Only one option' against ISIS militants Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 3:40 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    While seeking authorization for the use of force against ISIS, Obama stressed he was not asking for another ground war in the region.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude crushed  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down big on the day as the EIA said it would take time to work through inventories. And after Citi's $20 call yesterday, JPMorgan piled on today.

  • Jordan moves thousands of troops to Iraq border Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:11 AM ET
    A Jordanian soldier on patrol in Amman, Jordan on Feb. 10, 2015. Jordan moves thousands of troops to Iraq border.

    Jordan deployed "thousands" of troops to the border with Iraq in a campaign against ISIS militants who set a pilot ablaze. NBC News reports.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Citi vs. OPEC  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC says lower prices will hurt US producers, forcing countries to buy Middle Eastern oil. And Citi says oil could fall to $20.

  • Commodities next week: Crude up, nat gas down  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude finished up for the week as refinery strikes continued.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude rebounds, get used to it  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil popped today, closing over the $50 level. Also, the natural gas drawdown was far lower than expected, which drove prices down.