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  • Massive Crowds Await Egyptian Army Statement

    Egyptian President Morsi has vowed to stay in office despite the military's ultimatum, with CNBC's Yousef Gamal el-Din. Financial Times North Africa Correspondent Borzou Daragahi says Egypt is "at an utter standstill," and "there is no possible way for Morsi to remain in power."

  • Stable Money in Energy Is Going Nowhere: Analyst

    Is there complacency in the Brent market? Sterling Smith, Citi analyst, discusses WTI, the reasons for the oil market rally, and concerns over the situation in Egypt.

  • Egyptian Military Statement Soon

    State TV in Egypt says the Armed Forces there are currently meeting with leaders of political and religious groups, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal el-Din.

  • Egyptian Military To Speak

    As protests continue in Egypt and tensions rise, the military is expected to speak at 10:30 am ET, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

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    Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean predicts a shift away from employer-funded health care.

  • Egypt's Morsi Remains Defiant As Deadline Approaches

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din has the latest details on the growing unrest in Egypt as an 11:00 am ET deadline looms for President Morsi to come to an agreement with the opposition.

  • Civil War Fears Escalate in Egypt

    Egyptian President Morsi and the country's army commander are both saying they are ready to die, as the deadline approaches for calls of Morsi's resignation, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

  • Showdown in Egypt Places US in 'No Win' Situation: Expert

    "I think it's very doubtful that Morsi survives," said P.J. Crowley, George Washington University professor, providing perspective on the growing political crisis in Egypt and its impact on U.S. foreign policy.

  • Egyptian Pres. Morsi Refuses to Step Down

    At least 20 people were killed in overnight clashes in Egypt, as the political crisis continues to escalate and Pres. Morsi vows to protect "constitutional legitimacy" with his life, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

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    The administration announced a delay in the mandate that larger employers cover workers, postponing the date beyond next year’s elections. The NYT reports.

  • Portugal Heading for Cypriot Bail-in Template?

    Joaquim Gomes, fund manager at Dunas Capital and Philippa Malmgren president of Principalis Asset MGMT, discuss Portugal where political stability looks uncertain and questions whether the Cypriot bail-in template will be used.

  • ECB May Ease As Fed Plans An Exit: Pro

    David Gaud, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Fund Manager of Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management recommends investing in European equities by making a case for possible ECB easing as the Fed carves out its QE tapering strategy.

  • Clock Ticking for Egypt's Morsi

    Is tonight Egyptian President Morsi's last night in power? Millions of protesters are in Tahrir Square. Ahmed Shihab-Eldin of the Huffington Post discusses Morsi's reaction to the military's ultimatum; and Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute, offers insight on what kind of military strength the Muslin Brotherhood has.

  • Morsi: Elections Represent Popular Will

    Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi is addressing his country. Morsi says the elections have been free and representative of the popular will, and is urging Egyptians not to attack the army police or each other, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Morsi Calls on Army to Withdraw Ultimatum

    Egyptian President Morsi is calling on the army to withdraw its ultimatum, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Prince Alwaleed: Forbes Suit Over Integrity of Saudi Arabia

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks with Saudi Prince Alwaleed about the protests in Egypt, the idea that the U.S. could become an oil exporter and whether he has filed a defamation claim against Forbes. The magazine said it has not received any lawsuit yet.

  • Egyptian Military Set to Suspend Constitution

    A political showdown is playing out on the streets of Cairo, Egypt, ahead of the military's deadline, reports NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin.

  • Egypt's Coordinated Announcement

    State TV in Egypt is saying the Morsi administration will make an announcement in coordination with the military in a few hours, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Eyes on Egypt

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. All eyes are on Egypt right now, and oil is rallying because of it.

  • Economic Impact of Violence in Egypt

    The protests in Egypt continue to weigh on the markets, with NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin. CNBC's Dambisa Moyo discusses the mass protests in Egypt, as well as the economic impact.