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  • Jobs more important to Fed than GDP: Pro

    Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Greg Ip, The Economist; and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discuss markets with tapering in question on Syrian concerns.

  • US prepares for action against Syria

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin provides the latest details from Syria. U.S. officials say a possible strike could be sea-based. And Philip Coyle, Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation; and Gen. Barry McCaffrey, MSNBC Military analyst, discuss what's the next move for America.

  • Syria's impact on oil

    Concerns of fighting in Syria could re-spark factional fighting in Iraq potentially putting 3 million barrels of oil a day at risk. Former U.S. State Department senior banking and finance advisor to the government of Iraq Burdin Hickok provides insight into the global oil market.

  • Ready, aim, trade

    CNBC's Dominic Chu focuses on defense stocks while tensions in Syria heighten.

  • Pentagon: US timetable on Syria unchanged

    NBC's Ayman Moheyldin reports anxiety has gripped the country of Syria in anticipation of a possible U.S. military strike, and there has been a high amount of shortages of food.

  • Tensions rise in Syria

    NBC News' Richard Engel reports UN inspectors are still on the ground in Syria conducting inspections, and likely to leave the country on Sunday. Egypt and The Red Cross say they do not support any kind of military action.

  • The conflict in Syria

    Discussing where the conflict in Syria currently stands, and their opinions on whether the U.S. will strike, with William Cohen, The Cohen Group, and Theodore Kattouf, AMIDEAST CEO.

  • $1.6 million per missile. That's the cost of the Tomahawks the U.S. Navy may fire into Syria. But will that be a boon for Raytheon, which makes them?

  • Syria shakes emerging market plays

    David Riedel, Riedel Research Group, explains why investors need to keep an eye on inflation amid emerging market volatility.

  • UN report will not affect miliatary action

    Dana Allin, senior fellow for U.S. foreign policy and transatlantic affairs at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, discusses the political impact of Western intervention in Syria.

  • Will US intervene in Syria?

    Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute, and Michele Wucker, World Policy Institute, discuss some of the options available to the U.S. if a decision is made to retaliate against Syria. And NBC's Richard Engel reports on potential repercussions if a military strike occurs.

  • Syria: The cyberthreat

    John Pirc, NSS Labs, and Mike Fey, McAfee, discuss what would happen if Syria retaliates against the U.S. in cyberspace.

  • UN inspectors begin day 3 of investigation

    The situation in Syria is tense as inspectors continue their chemical investigation in Syria and the British House of Commons meet to debate action in Syria, reports NBC's Richard Engel.

  • U.S. stock index futures erased their gains to turn narrowly mixed Thursday despite a handful of upbeat economic reports and as fears of Western military intervention in Syria continued.

  • Investors cautious on US military response: Expert

    Howard Ward, Gabelli Funds; Charles Campbell, MKM Partners, and Boris Schlossbeg, BK Asset Management, explain why gold, Treasurys and oil could likely move higher in response to military action in Syria.

  • UN inspectors begin third day of investigation

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin has the update on the United Nations' chemical weapons inspection in Syria, and Lawrence Korb, Center for American Progress, provides perspective on U.S. military action in Syria.

  • Mounting tensions in Syria push oil prices higher

    Greg Priddy, Eurasia Group, provides perspective on how Middle East unrest is impacting energy prices, including a reduction in production in Libya.

  • Tensions rising as Syrian inspections continue

    NBC's Richard Engel reports the latest details on the United Nations' intelligence gathering investigations in Syria.

  • Syria fears could delay Fed taper: Expert

    Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, and Howard Ward, Gabelli Funds, provide insight on how the Syrian crisis is impacting stocks and currency prices.

  • UN investigation in Syria continues

    A team of United Nations chemical weapons experts will interview the wounded and inspect sites where witnesses say chemical weapons struck. James Phillips, Heritage Foundation, provides perspective on how the United States should proceed.