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  • Will a tapering happen in September?

    Stuart Oakley, Managing Director, Asian Currency Trading at Nomura says the likelihood of a "Septaper" depends on where the 10 year treasury yield trades.

  • Obama makes case for war

    Sec. John Kerry testified before a Senate Committee about Syria, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), and Paul Wolfowitz, former Deputy Secretary of Defense.

  • Cramer's bad news

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer dissects how the most recent current events are impacting your money, including Syria and the dysfunction in Washington.

  • Treasury market stumbled, as traders pared safe-haven stakes in bonds after U.S. President said he would ask for congressional backing for a military strike in Syria.

  • Beware the September curse?

    Dissecting the day's major business news, with the "Fast Money" traders; and Nick Colas, ConvergEx Group explains why he is remaining bearish for the near-term on stocks.

  • Maria's Observation: Syria and the markets

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation on why the market is so afraid of Syria.

  • Pres. will not yield on health care law: Pro

    The countdown to separate battles on the budget and debt ceiling loom larger every day. Peter Orszag, Citigroup, discusses if the President may be forced to make deals on those issues to gain votes on Syria.

  • Will Syrian turmoil delay Fed taper?

    Syrian uncertainty has shown to affect the markets; will it impact Fed tapering too? CNBC's John Harwood follows the activity surrounding Syria on Capital Hill; and Alan Ruskin, Deutsche Bank Forex; and Larry McDonald, Newsedge USA, weigh in.

  • Nardelli: Syria adds another layer of uncertainty

    Bob Nardelli, former Home Depot and Chrysler CEO, explains why he thinks the situation in Syria is a big issue for the economy. He also weighs in on job reports and health care.

  • Sec. John Kerry testifies on Syria

    Sec. John Kerry is interrupted by protesters as he testifies at the Senate Committee hearing on Syria; CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Rep. King votes yes to attack Syria

    Key testimonials from Secretary of State John Kerry and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel are taking place. Rep. Peter King (R-NY), explains why he thinks we should use military action in Syria with or without allies.

  • Kerry, Hagel to testify at hearing on Syria

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is holding a hearing on Syria. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Sec. of State John Kerry and Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel will testify. Helima Croft of Barclays, provides perspective on the impact to oil.

  • Syria impact on oil & gold

    As Congress prepares to vote on President Obama's plan for military action in Syria, traders are keeping an eye on the impact to gold and oil. Mihir Dange, Grafite Capital, and Jeffrey Grossman, BRG Brokerage, offer insight.

  • Struggling with threat of an attack on Syria, the market finished August lower. Was this a harbinger of things to come? Investors have much to consider during the coming weeks.

  • Which way will Congress vote?

    Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) explains why he thinks President Obama's strategy for taking military action in Syria is lacking, and questions what could happen "the day after." Also, Rep. Janice Hahn (D-CA) says "as it stands today," she is voting no for President Obama's military plan in Syria, saying "the case has not been made."

  • Boehner on Syria: I support the President

    House Speaker John Boehner makes clear that he supports President Obama when it comes to Syria.

  • Boehner: I support the President's call to action on Syria

    President Obama says Syria's use of chemical weapons poses serious threat to the United States. House Speaker John Boehner says he supports the President's call for military action, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Syria: humanitarian crisis grows

    Over two million Syrians are estimated to have left their country since the conflict began and fears are growing that a Western military strike would exacerbate violence in the region. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports.

  • Syria waits on Congress

    President Obama has urged Congress to vote on a resolution authorizing military action in Syria. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin has the latest developments.

  • Obama: Assad must be held accountable

    President Obama has a broader strategy to help Syrian opposition and is asking Congress to vote promptly on military action.