Rick Santelli worries that a "herd mentality" makes it difficult for those warning about the dangers of debt and deficits. (3:09)
Sam Tanenhaus, The New York Times, discusses the Republican efforts to re-energize the party.
Comments from a candidate to lead the Bank of Japan weigh on the yen, and political uncertainty and a G20 meeting weaken the euro - it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S. (1:15)
Discussing what action President Obama's took following the Benghazi attack, with Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist; Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Joel B. Pollak, Breitbart editor-in-chief.
Defense Secretary nominee Sen. Chuck Hagel is facing criticism for past comments he's made on Israel and Iran, with Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist. Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Joel B. Pollak, Breitbart editor-in-chief.
Lawmakers are expected to approve New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's amendments to existing legislation on Internet gaming, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
He's blond, opinionated, has a flair for publicity and is a bit of a comedian. However, Finnish politician Alex Stubb has taken up a trickier task than running London.
Comments from Japan's finance minister halt the yen's slide and strong retail sales lift the Swissie - it's time for your FX Fix.
"I'm so frustrated, I can't watch anymore," said Carol Bartz, former Yahoo! CEO, sharing her thoughts on Washington.
Award-winning director and actor Clint Eastwood told CNBC it's "very disappointing" that American leaders "aren't stepping up."
Award-winning director and actor Clint Eastwood told CNBC that Washington should follow the bipartisan lead of Simpson-Bowles.
Clinton Eastwood tells Becky Quick about his decision to address "Invisible Obama" during the Republican convention. (1:54)
CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S. (1:23)
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports CIA nominee John Brennan worked for a corporation that courted both U.S. and China deals.
President Barack Obama told fellow Democrats on Thursday he is willing to agree to a "big deal" with Congress on spending cuts and tax reforms to end the fiscal uncertainty over the deficit.
Voters across Lombardy, the industrial heartland of Italy, which calls Milan its capital, may well decide the outcome of the election – and the fate of Mario Monti, Italy's technocratic prime minister now seeking a political mandate. The FT reports.
Nine years after former President Ronald Reagan's death, his legacy lives on. Craig Shirley, Shirley & Bannister Public Affairs president and a Reagan scholar and author, discusses what Reagan is most remembered for. "The most important thing to Reagan was that the power belonged to the individual, not the state," says Shirley.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, and says the market is keeping a close eye on natural gas supplies, which will be announced tomorrow..