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  • Sandy to Move the Employment Needle?

    Tens of thousands of homes experienced damage from Sandy, and there's nothing like massive destruction of property and infrastructure for putting people back to work, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Stock Names to Watch After Sandy

    What names investors should keep an eye on throughout the process of rebuilding and recovery after Sandy, with the Fast Money traders and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Generac CEO: Expect Greater Demand for Permanent Back Ups

    Aaron Jagdfeld, Generac CEO, discusses the high demand for generators ahead of Sandy, and the company's latest quarterly earnings. "Going into 2013, we should see a greater demand for permanently installed back up systems," he says.

  • Carl Icahn Takes 10% Stake in Netflix

    Netflix shares are soaring today, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs; and CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on consumers who are waiting in long lines to stock up on gasoline.

  • Sandy May Be the Fifth Biggest Hurricane in US History 

    Sandy could be the fifth-biggest hurricane in US history in terms of insured losses, according to early industry estimates, Allstate CEO Thomas Wilson told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Wednesday.

  • Historic Day for the Markets

    Dissecting the day's major business news, after the stock market opened for the first time since Sandy, with the Fast Money traders and CNBC's Bob Pisani. Michael LaBranche, LaBranche Advisors Principal, weighs in on today's trading action; and Brian Marshall, ISI Group analyst, says Apple is trying to rally back today.

  • President Obama & Gov. Christie Remark on NJ Devastation

    President Obama and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have just finished touring the devastations from Sandy in New Jersey, and remark on the steps to recovery.

  • Storm Recovery Could Take Weeks as Millions Struggle

    Wall Street and two major airports reopened, and National Guardsmen rushed to rescue flood victims as the Northeast limped into recovery mode Wednesday, two days after being pummeled by epic Hurricane Sandy.

  • AllState CEO on Super Storm Recovery

    Thomas Wilson, chairman, president & CEO of Allstate, explains how superstorm Sandy will impact Allstate. He also breaks down the company's earnings.

  • LaGuardia Remains Closed

    While Port Authority is still assessing whether or not LGA will open tomorrow, American Airline employees here are gearing up for "business as usual" tomorrow, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Markets Flat Going Into Close

    Stocks are relatively flat going into the close of trading, with Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Is Price Gouging Reverse Looting?

    Four dollars for a can of coke. Five hundred dollars a night for a hotel in downtown Brooklyn. A pair of D-batteries for $6.99.

  • NYSE Up and Running Post-Sandy

    Insight on New York City's recovery efforts in the wake of Sandy, with William Rudin, Chairman of Better New York and CEO of Rudin Management, and CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Nasdaq CEO on Market Reopening

    Discussing the market reopen since Sandy, with Robert Greifeld, CEO of Nasdaq OMX Group. "It's our job to make sure the markets are available to all investors at all times," he says.

  • Despite Sandy's Wrath, Officials Vow Election Is Still 'Good to Go'

    The New Jersey Shore, one of the hardest hit regions along the East Coast, was largely unrecognizable to residents and vacationers Tuesday morning. Shore homeowners were kayaking on streets to get around and iconic Boardwalk amusements were either completely destroyed or sitting in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Infrastructure Mess

    Cherian George, Fitch Ratings, offers an update on the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast.

  • Lower Manhattan Starts Recovery

    The stock exchange is open for business today but the rest of lower Manhattan is just starting to recover, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Building Back the Economy?

    While rebuilding can be an offset to the losses from natural disasters, it's the general economic thinking that you rarely end up positive when all the costs are counted, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Air Force 1 Arrives in New Jersey

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that President Obama is arriving in New Jersey to survey the damage after Sandy hit the East Coast.

  • Bullish Day for Business: Exchanges Run as Normal

    President Obama is about to emerge from Air Force 1 to meet New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and tour the devastation in the wake of Sandy; and Joseph Tanious, J.P. Morgan Funds, offers insight on the trading day.