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  • Traders buy the dip in oil

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports energy and metals are have rebounded after a rough open yesterday.

  • Before the open with Art Cashin

    Art Cashin, UBS, shares what to watch for ahead of the market's open including oil and gas as military action in Syria remains imminent.

  • ECB's Draghi: We stand ready to act

    Mario Draghi, president of the ECB, says the central bank is ready to act if Syria or emerging markets weaken euro zone growth but there has been no discussion of co-ordinated action.

  • Obama and Putin shake hands

    President Obama is greeted in Russia by President Vladimir Putin.

  • Full-fledged air war in Syria?

    Christopher Dickey, MidEast editor, Newsweek and the Daily Beast, says an all-out air war could bring Syria's Assad to the negotiating table, but could also cost a lot of Syrian lives.

  • China warned military action in Syria would hurt the world economy and push up oil prices, reinforcing Vladimir Putin's attempts to talk President Barack Obama out of air strikes.

  • The Syria problem, the Obama solution

    CNBC's Eamon Javers provides an update on Congressional debate over the situation in Syria, and Bill Burton, co-founder, Priorities USA Action, expresses his support for U.S. action in that country.

  • Syria: Should we, shouldn't we?

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest news from the Congressional debate over U.S. involvement in Syria.

  • What would a U.S. strike in Syria look like

    A U.S. military strike in Syria would aim to only weaken President Assad and not topple him reports NBC's Jim Maceda from Turkey.

  • Who owns the 'red line?'

    President Obama said "I didn't set a red line, the world set a red line." Carrie Wofford, Wofford Strategies; Ramesh Ponnuru, National Review; and Peter Costa, National Review, provide perspective.

  • Can't ask military to do more with less: Rep. McKeon

    Rep. Buck McKeon (R-CA), offers insight on Obama's plan for Syria and discusses costs in Washington. NBC's Steve Handelsman reports.

  • House and Senate considering military action

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved a resolution on Syria. Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY), provides reaction as the vote now moves to the Senate floor.

  • Syria: Hearings on the Hill

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest from the congressional hearings on Capitol Hill deciding military action in Syria.

  • Possible Senate vote today

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is voting on authorizing a military strike on Syria. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports politicians are split on the issue, including Sen. McCain who is arguing for tougher language.

  • Syria: What the public thinks

    CNBC's John Harwood is in Midwest City, Oklahoma after spending 24 hours with Rep. Tom Cole, R-OK. The public is voicing its opinion on the sequester, and Syria.

  • Syria, sequester & defense

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the cost of President Obama's proposed military strike. CNBC contributor Ben White discusses the market impact of a potential U.S. strike in Syria.

  • Without intervention, Syria will spiral: pro

    Jane Kinninmont, senior research fellow at Chatham House, discusses the U.S.'s stance on Syria, and says that whatever happens, political risk will keep on rising.

  • Awaiting House hearing on Syria

    The House Foreign Affairs Committee will hold a hearing the Obama Administration's potential military response to Syria. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-TN) and Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA) debate military action.

  • Jobs data key for Treasurys: broker

    Bill Blain, senior fixed income broker at Mint Partners, explains that the upcoming U.S. job number is key as it could send Treasurys above the 3 percent level.

  • Pres Obama: World drew 'red line'

    The President said it was the world that drew the 'red line' over using chemical weapons. CNBC's John Harwood is in Oklahoma and looks at how the middle of the country views a potential military strike.