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  • Awaiting Obama's decision on Syria

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports mixed reactions from Syria following John Kerry and President Obama's statements. Rep. Eliot Engel, (D-NY), explains why he is urging an attack on Syria and feels the President is handling the situation well.

  • What's next for US and Syria

    CNBC's John Harwood provides what may be next for U.S. involvement in Syria. John Bussey, Wall Street Journal, and Ed Husain, Council on Foreign Relations, weigh in.

  • August closes as worst month of 2013

    With the worst month in the rear view mirror, Stephanie Link,; Ralph Acampora, Altaira; Lance Roberts, Street Talk Advisors; and Joe Bell, Schaeffer's Investment Research, discuss where the markets will go.

  • Commodities Next Week: Syria, Fed & employment

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.

  • Dow on track for 4th week losing streak

    With tapering, a new Fed chair ahead, and Syria looming, Stephanie Link,, and Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co, break down the markets.

  • The impact of a strike on Syria

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports from Syria following John Kerry and President Obama's statements on Syria. And Micheal O'Hanlon, Brookings; and former Army captain Michael Breen of Truman National Security Project; discuss the impact of a U.S. strike in Syria with only the U.S. and France on board.

  • Pres. Obama: 'Not considering boots-on-ground approach'

    NBC's Jim Miklaszewski has the latest following President Obama's comments on Syria. Miklaszewski says "advanced preparations for military strikes against Syria are underway in the Pentagon."

  • Closing Bell Exchange

    After comments from President Obama on striking Syria, Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities; David McAlvany, David McAlvany Financial Group; Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss the impact on the markets.

  • President: Have not made final decision on response to Syria

    President Obama reacts to findings of chemical attacks in Syria. "Looking at limited action on Syria, not an open-ended commitment; and not considering a boots on the ground approach." CNBC's John Harwood breaks down Obama's comments.

  • Markets don't like uncertainty, and there's nothing more uncertain than a world at war, but trying to time the market at such times could leave your portfolio a conflict casualty.

  • Obama: Crisis is Syria cannot be resolved only militarily

    CNBC's John Harwood updates on comments from President Obama regarding issues in Syria.

  • Obama expected to make statement on Syria

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin, reports the latest details from the UN inspections in Syria as they prepare to leave tomorrow. The Syrian people are preparing for a U.S. strike following statements by Sec. of State John Kerry.

  • Markets: Not as bad as expected?

    Following statements from Sec. of State John Kerry, Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel; and Stephen Wood, Russell Investments, discuss what may be in store for the markets and how tapering could be affected.

  • President to address Syria situation

    CNBC's John Harwood breaks down Sec. of State John Kerry's statements on findings of the used chemical weapons in Syria. Rep. Jackie Walorski, (R-IN), shares what to expect ahead of a conference call with the White House.

  • Internet stocks weigh on Nasdaq

    Traders continue to assess the situation in Syria. Some of the biggest losers on the Nasdaq today are eBay, Google and Amazon, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Syria & Fed hang over markets

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and market analyst Steve Grasso discuss what would happen to the markets in the event of a U.S. strike on Syria and our involvement in the conflict is longer than originally anticipated.

  • Don't think Russia, Iran would entangle US: Kattouf

    Former U.S. Ambassador to Syria Theodore Kattouf weighs in on Secretary of State John Kerry's statements on the crisis in Syria and the potential U.S. military action there. "This has to be done quickly; it has to be effective, but not to the extent it entangles us in the civil war," he says.

  • Expect to see oil markets rally higher: Pro

    CNBC Contributor Addison Armstrong discusses the action in the oil market on Secretary of State John Kerry's comments about U.S. military action in Syria. "I would expect to see the oil markets rally higher into the close and end positive," he says.

  • Kerry: Question no longer what we know, but what we do

    CNBC's John Harwood says he would be very surprised if we do not see U.S. military action on Syria by Tuesday just before President Obama goes to Russia for the G-20 Summit.

  • Sec. John Kerry on Syria: 'Will not repeat Iraq'

    Sec. of State John Kerry makes the case for U.S. military action in Syria, saying he feels it is important to discuss directly with the American people. "Findings on Syria are as clear as they are compelling--with our own eyes, we've seen victims with symptoms of chemical attack."