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  • Stocks resume slide

    Stocks decline in Tuesday's afternoon session. Insight to the drop, with CNBC's Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli.

  • The Putin wild card

    The tensions between Ukraine and Russia remain high. Katrina Dudley, Franklin Templeton Mutual European Fund co-manager, discusses the relationship between the EU and Russia, and what's at stake for the investment community.

  • Geopolitical tensions grow

    David Phillips, Columbia University, discusses the heightening conflict between Israel and Gaza, and explains the root cause of the trouble in Ukraine. The whole crisis in Ukraine was planned and fermented by Russia, says Phillips.

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Thursday's market selloff was like Wall Street's Ebola outbreak. But the panic is likely to subside, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.

  • Biggest threat overseas

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports how business overseas is being impacted by the Ukraine-Russia crisis.

  • Fallout from increased sanctions

    Discussing the potential fallout from more aggressive sanctions against Russia, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a government meeting on the Russian economy, in Moscow.

    Russia will suspend Ukrainian soy, soymeal and sunseed imports starting from Aug. 1 due to breach of phytosanitary requirements, Interfax news said.

  • Russia's Czar Vladimir: Pro

    CNBC contributor Larry McDonald, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discuss how broader economic sanctions will impact the Russian economy and citizens, and if now is the time to buy Russia.

  • G-7 leaders warn of further costs to Russia

    The G-7 leaders say they are ready to further intensify sanctions against Russia if they do not deescalate in regards to Ukraine, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • EU, US slap new sanctions on Russia

    Jason Poblete, Poblete Tamargo partner, discusses how additional sanctions that target key areas will likely impact Russia's economy. At the heart of this issue is energy, says Poblete.

  • Russian ambassador: Accusations are unproven

    Allegations about Russia massing troops near Ukraine and supplying weaponry to rebels are not proven, says Leonid P. Moiseev, Russian Federation's Ambassador to Singapore.

  • Pres. Obama: Can't accept Russia arming separatists

    President Obama says the sanctions are not a declaration of a new Cold War against Russia, but specific issue related to Russia's unwillingness to recognize Ukraine can chart its own path.

  • Barack Obama speaking at the White House

    President Obama told a news conference on Tuesday that the new sanctions against Russia unleashed by the U.S. and European Union were not part of a "new Cold War."

  • Pres. Obama: New sanctions have 'bigger bite' on Russia

    President Obama announces the United States is imposing new sanctions to key sectors of the Russian economy including, energy, arms and finance. The U.S. will also block exports of specific goods and suspending credit for projects in Russia.

  • President Barack Obama speaks to reporters about new sanctions imposed on Russia at the White House in Washington on July 29, 2014.

    President Barack Obama announced new sanctions against key sectors of the Russian economy but denied that the U.S. is in a new Cold War with Russia.

  • US to sanction Russian banks: Reuters

    According to Reuters, the U.S. will sanction Russian financial institutions. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the details.

  • Oil prices continue decline

    Good news for driving consumers amid geopolitical tensions, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • President Obama wrote to Russian President Putin to inform him the U.S. government had determined Russia violated a nuclear treaty.

  • The central processing plant for oil and gas in Salym, Russia, Feb. 4, 2014. Salym Petroleum Development is a venture between Shell and Gazprom Neft.

    The White House also said Tuesday that the U.S. could announce new sanctions on Russia "as soon as today."

  • An Israeli army Merkava tank rolls along the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the massive explosion at the main hospital in Gaza and new violence developing in Ukraine.