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  • Is the Era of 'Big Three' Ratings Agencies Over?

    Jules Kroll, Kroll Bond Ratings CEO, weighs in on the $5 billion lawsuit against Standard & Poor's.

  • The Standard and Poor's Files

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the $5 billion complaint filed by the Justice Department against Standard and Poor's and the role of internal emails in the case. Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO and editor-in-chief, weighs in.

  • S&P Emails on Mortgage Crisis Show Alarm

    Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon chief economist; and Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, discuss the details of the Justice Department's civil suit against the S&P, and what lead to the crisis.

  • As the housing market imploded, the gallows humor at S&P intensified. The New York Times reports.

  • US Sues S&P for $5 Billion

    CNBC's Brian Shactman & Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speak with Art Hogan, of Lazard Capital Markets, and Tom Curran, former prosecutor and head of Peckar & Abramson, about the U.S. lawsuit against ratings agency S&P.

  • S&P Responds to DOJ Suit

    CNBC's Scott Cohn and David Faber discuss the latest moves in Standard and Poor's parent company McGraw Hill, after a civil lawsuit was declared on S&P by the DOJ.

  • What's Undermining SEC Enforcement?

    Conflicts of interest are keeping SEC commissioners from ruling on many cases, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers; and Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices and Robert Heim, Meyers & Heim, weigh in.

  • Ratings Agencies: Next Steps

    The Department of Justice targeting Standard and Poor's with a civil lawsuit, with CNBC's Scott Cohn; and James Gellert, Rapid Ratings International CEO, provides perspective.

  • Power Rundown: DOJ Lawsuit Against S&P

    CNBC's John Carney and Brian Shactman discuss the DOJ's lawsuit against Standard and Poor's, and a new soccer probe uncovering betting profits of $11 billion.

  • S&P Under Fire From DOJ

    The Department of Justice is seeking more than $5 billion from Standard and Poor's. CNBC's Scott Cohn has the details.

  • Kaminsky: Major Pension Shortfalls on the Horizon

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky explains how historically low interest rates will impact pension down the road.

  • AG Holder Announces Fraud Suit Against S&P

    Attorney General Eric Holder announces the Justice Department is filing a civil suit against Standard and Poor's for alleged fraud on mortgage ratings. And, CNBC's David Faber and Scott Cohn, weigh in.

  • Santelli Exchange: DOJ Goes After S&P

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses what worries him about bank liquidity in Mexico, and weighs in on the Justice Department's civil lawsuit against Standard & Poor's.

  • S&P Lawyer on DOJ Lawsuit

    Floyd Abrams, Cahill Gordon & Reindel partner, discusses the merits of the Department of Justice's civil lawsuit against Standard & Poor's rating agency for alleged ratings fraud.

  • Tuesday's Market Roadmap

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on today's top business stories, including a triple-digit drop in the Dow; Yum Brands earnings; and the Justice Department's suit against Standard & Poor's.

  • U.S. Launches Civil Action Against S&P

    Jacob Frenkel, Schulman Rogers Partners, provides insight on the expected lawsuit against Standard & Poor's from the Department of Justice for allegedly violating its own standards when rating mortgage bonds before the financial crisis.

  • Fitch on DOJ Suit Against S&P

    Fitch has commented on the reported DOJ suit against Standard & Poor's, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. Fitch says they have no reason to believe their agency is a target.

  • DOJ Threatens to Sue S&P

    CNBC's David Faber has the latest on the DOJ threatening to sue ratings agency S&P.

  • Wynn vs. Okada

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest developments between Wynn's battle with co-founder Kazuo Okada.

  • Wasendorf Ordered to Pay $215.5M In Restitution

    PFG founder Russell Wasendorf has been sentenced to 50 years in prison, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.