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  • Middle East Unrest & Oil

    An outlook on the oil market as the unrest in the Middle East shows no signs of calming down, with John Hofmeister, former Shell Oil president/CEO, U.S. Operations.

  • The bulls were in charge last week, taking advantage of a big drop in volatility to stealthily sprint ahead. Stocks will try to keep the momentum going Monday, despite geopolitical risk and more potentially horrid housing data.

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    Protests spread across Syria on Friday, challenging the rule of the Assad family after their forces killed dozens of demonstrators in the south.

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    The world is currently in the middle of historic change that will have as big an impact as the industrial revolution on feudal society, an author told CNBC.com.

  • Despite the ongoing crisis in Japan and Portugal's pending implosion, there's the iPad to look forward to.

  • These three stocks are in the best position to benefit from increased oil prices, the "Mad Money" host said.

  • The "Mad Money" host explains why the markets closed up on Thursday.

  • Executive Decision: Enbridge Energy CEO

    Enbridge Energy CEO Patrick Daniel discusses pipelines and energy infrastructure, as well as the best ways to move oil around the U.S. and Canada, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Gartman: Central Banks Boosting Commodities?

    Reserves injected by the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank are going to gold and equities, rather than being used for timber, steel and copper down the road. Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains why it's happening.

  • Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi

    Since the United States reopened trade with Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi’s government in 2004, businesses have seen a Libyan culture rife with corruption, the New York Times reports.

  • Libyan rebels plan to set up a national oil company and central bank based in Benghazi as an alternative to the institutions of President Muammar Gaddafi, the Gulf newspaper The Nation reported Thursday.

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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has deeply strained relations with allies in the European Union and the NATO alliance, raising new questions about Germany’s ability to play a global role in foreign policy, the New York Times reports.

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    Here's what you should be watching Thursday, March 24.

  • There's a lot of negative news out there. Thankfully, Cramer is here to add a little context.

  • Kass on Oil

    Doug Kass, Sebreeze Partners Management, discusses the tipping point for oil and whether $105/barrel oil could damage the recovery. Those high prices hurt consumer confidence and, in turn, the economy.

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    There is no shortage of challenges facing the world today and many investors are frozen waiting for clarity in these times of uncertainty. The problem is, in all likelihood, the world will not settle down any time soon and we will surely continue to see geopolitical shifts and unrest plaguing the investment world. So what are investors to do?

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    Europe's sovereign debt crisis is bubbling up again -- as if investors don't have enough to worry about. On Wednesday, Portugal's parliament is scheduled to vote on a new austerity budget on the eve of an important European Union summit.

  • Bill Miller

    Here's what you should be watching Wednesday, March 23.

  • Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi

    The international community has hit Muammer Gaddafi with a raft of sanctions and asset freezes aimed at cutting off his funding. But the embattled Libyan leader is sitting on a pot of gold, reports the Financial Times.

  • Conflict in Context

    Thoughts on the conflicts in the Middle East, with Steve Cook, Council On Foreign Relations senior fellow.