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  • 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.

  • Russian President Putin warned against taking one-sided action in Syria but also said he "doesn't exclude" supporting a U.N. resolution on punitive military strikes.

  • Reading the Joint Chief's mood

    General Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of staff, gave off some interesting signals during yesterday's Senate testimony, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Hate to be short gold, given Middle East: Pro

    Sean Hyman, editor of Moneynews, Ultimate Wealth Report, discusses the risks for the gold short seller and why he's so bullish over the precious metal. Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks & Opinions, and Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman, look at oil, currencies, and the taper, respectively. With New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft.

  • Some Syria built in to market: Pro

    Barbara Marcin, Gabelli Dividend Income Fund, discusses the impact of Syria on investors and whether U.S. involvement there will create an issue when it comes to raising the debt ceiling.

  • Congress debates Syria action

    CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses comments made Tuesday in Secretary of State John Kerry's testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. His remarks seemed to leave open the possibility of U.S. ground troops should the situation in Syria implode.

  • Syria vote could come today

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on the situation in Syria, including Secretary of State John Kerry's testimony in front of a Senate Committee. The Senate could vote to authorize action today, says Javers.

  • Syria: is Russia changing its tune?

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports from Turkey how the situation in Syria has impacted the country and how Putin's comments are "potentially a breakthrough".

  •  Syria is not the dominant issue for equity markets: Pro

    Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, tells CNBC that markets aren't good at dealing with geopolitical situations.

  • Making money in volatile times

    Are the markets against U.S. military action in Syria. The Dow tumbled after Speaker Boehner announced his support for President Obama on military action. Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus, and John Kilduff, Again Capital, weigh in.

  • 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.