The U.S. has launched air and missile strikes on Islamic State strongholds in Syria, opening a new front in the battle against the militants.» Read More
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the latest developments in the Middle East with the U.S. launching airstrikes in Syria and British Prime Minister David Cameron planning to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Malcolm Jorgensen, Lecturer at Sydney Law School and United States Studies Center, discusses news that the U.S. and Arab nations launched massive airstrikes against ISIS targets in Syria on Monday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI closes in on $90/barrell and gold hit a 9-month low. The stronger dollar is why, says DeAngelis.
About 60,000 Syrian Kurds fled into Turkey in the space of 24 hours as Islamic State militants seized dozens of villages close to the border.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead at where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.
The market is fixed on Alibaba's IPO, but there's another emerging middle class creating an e-commerce giant—and in the land of Ali Baba.
America's permanent partisan war for now shifts exclusively to the campaign trail. Here's what you need to pay attention to.
Senate passage, by a vote of 73-22, came a day after approval by the House of Representatives.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil and nat gas were both down on the day, on the dollar and inventory reports. And gold was down as traders seem less optimistic about the precious metal.
Warnings of a massacre in northern Syria indicate that it's time for the US to attack ISIL, says former State Dept. adviser David Phillips.
Insight to how counterterrorism authorities can track individual threats, with Ghaffar Hussain, Quilliam, and author Steve Emerson, after the close call in Australia.
Authorities in Australia staged the largest counterterrorism operation in the country's history. Ghaffar Hussain, Quilliam, and author Steve Emerson, discuss how close a call this was.
Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, says the fight against ISIS has resulted in a "frenemies phenomenon" in the Middle East and discusses the U.S. strategy.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports from Edinburgh on the Scottish independence referendum which is expected to see a record number of people going to the polls.
HRH Turki al Faisal, chairman at the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, discusses the benefits of opening up the Saudi Arabia stock exchange and the opportunities in the country.
HRH Turki al Faisal, chairman at the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, says the U.S. should not reveal its tactics to militants in Iraq.
Speaking to NBC's Ann Curry, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says Islamic State militants should feel "shame" over the beheading of innocent people. Rouhani also slammed the U.S.-led coalition to battle the militants.
Saudi Arabia's ex-head of intelligence has criticized U.S. anti-terrorism tactics, saying Obama was wrong to rule out troops in Syria and Iraq.
The U.S. House of Representatives approved President Barack Obama's plan on Wednesday to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels, but questions remain.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The focus was on the Fed today, as the end of QE approaches. Stocks were up, as was the dollar, and commodities were down on the day.