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Jim Iuorio, director of TJM Institutional Services, explains why markets in Hong Kong, Germany, France, Thailand and India are all hitting 52-week highs.
John Hofmeister, former president & CEO of U.S. Operations at Shell Oil, explains whether more natural gas exports will help the U.S. economy.
Egypt's government deployed tanks around the presidential palace today after clashes with protestors killed seven people. Marc Ginsberg, former ambassador to Morocco, weighs in.
The GOP is at risk of becoming the party of the rich while President Obama and the Democrats stake claim as the party of the middle class, with Katie Pavlich, Townhall Magazine, and Howard Dean, (D) former Vermont governor.
A few factors are building a floor under natural gas prices going into 2013, MercBloc President Dan Dicker says.
Dick Bove calls on capitalists to broaden the fiscal cliff talks into fundamentals.
95 percent of African Americans voted for President Obama in the last election. Burgess Owens, author of "It's All About the Team," explains why he thinks President Obama has "anti-black" policies.
Are entrepreneurs worried about taxes, regulations and the fiscal cliff? Lori Greiner of ABC's "Shark Tank," explains that entrepreneurs take risks they understand and can control.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports on new clashes between anti-government protestors and police in Cairo. Frank Gaffney, Center for Security Policy president & CEO, and Rula Jebreal , The Daily Beast, offer insight on the growing unrest in the Middle East.
Austan Goolsbee, Chicago Booth School of Business professor, think President Obama won this week's debate; while Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine executive editor, says Romney's economic plan is superior because it's pro-growth.
President Obama is asking for tax increase on the top 2 percent of earners. Larry Elder, author and radio talk show host, shares his thoughts on taxing the rich.
The White House and GOP have both released plans for the fiscal cliff, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Karen Finney, Columnist for The Hill; David Webb, TeaParty365; and Guy Benson, Townhall.com.
President Obama met with a group of the nation's governors on Tuesday as part of his approach to resolving the "fiscal cliff."
The only way to solve America's debt crisis and bring certainty to Wall Street and the business community is to go over the fiscal cliff, said former Vermont Governor Howard Dean.
President Obama says that while tax rates must go up for a "fiscal cliff" deal, it may be possible to lower rates at the top end of the scale late next year as part of tax reforms.
Ti Martin, New Orleans' Commander's Palace restaurant co-proprietor, discusses the storm's impact on business and how she's dealing with it. Brad Cohen, in Gulf Shores, AL, discusses his business and how he believes they dodged a bullet. And Samuel Jones, mayor of Mobile AL, talks about the weather situation there.
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan said "fiscal cliff" uncertainty has already hurt 2013 business spending and said the failure to reach a resolution presents not only a near-term recession risk, but also the possibility of longer negative effects.
Hurricane Isaac is beginning to take its toll on the Gulf Coast. Todd Gross reports Isaac's path is similar to Hurricanes Betsy, Andrew, and Katrina. The storm, fortunately, appears to be locked in as a Category 1 storm. And it appears that New Orleans will not be too badly hit.
President Obama laid out a stern warning for Syria, saying "Syria's use of chemical weapons would be unacceptable." John Batchelor of The John Batchelor Show host, weighs in.
CNBC contributors Jared Bernstein and Dan Bartlett look at the speeches by Ann Romney and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. CNBC's Larry Kudlow responds.