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Congress Political Leaders

  • Crude Settles Shy of $100

    Oil prices have been rising as the protests in Egypt escalate, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Kamran Bokhari, Stratfor Regional, discusses the negotiations in Egypt.

  • Egypt on the Verge of Turmoil

    NBC News' Ayman Mohyeldin reports opponents of Egyptian President Morsi and supports are gathered in Tahrir Square. New Policy Advisor Firas Maksad says Morsi's "options are narrowing."

  • Report: Egypt's Army Plan to Oust Morsi

    The Egyptian Army is planning to oust President Morsi and suspend the constitution, reports CNBC's Yousef el-Din.

  • US Embassy Will Close Tomorrow in Egypt

    The U.S. Embassy has just announced it will be closed to the public on Wednesday due to the end of the 48-hour deadline set by Egypt's army, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • No Progress in Egypt

    Protestors and supporters are making quite a scene about the incoming Egyptian President Morsi. There has been no progress yet ahead of Wednesday afternoon's deadline, reports CNBC's Yousef el-Din. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks at the impact on oil supplies, and former Ambassador to Egypt Ed Walker, weighs in.

  • National Security Agency building in Fort Meade, Md.

    European Union officials feel the U.S. had dealt Europe a "slap in the face", a member of the European Parliament said on Tuesday, following claims the U.S. bugged EU offices and hacked into its computer network.

  • Investing in Egypt & the Emerging Markets

    Egypt's President rejects an ultimatum from the military as six cabinet ministers resign from Morsi's administration, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din. Edward Dempsey, ATAC, provides his perspective on trading in emerging markets, with a close look at Cairo.

  • President Francois Hollande may pay dearly for the spectacle of public figures grilled over scandals that highlight wealth swilling about the corridors of power while France at large suffers tax hikes and unemployment.

  • Egypt's Military Denies Ultimatum is a Coup

    As Egypt's political crisis continues, President Mohamed Morsi says he will press his own plan for national reconciliation, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

  • Egyptian President Rebuffs Army Ultimatum

    President Mohamed Morsi says he will not give in to the army's ultimatum to force a resolution in the country's ongoing political crisis, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

  • CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.

  • Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi has rejected the army's 48-hour ultimatum to resolve the country's deadly crisis, saying it will only sow confusion. Yousef Gamal El-Din has more from Cairo.

  • Egyptian Military Sets Ultimatum

    Millions of protesters in Egypt are demanding the resignation of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi. The Egyptian military set a 48-hour ultimatum, reports NBC's Yousef Gamal el-Din.

  • Egypt Stalemate: What Next?

    Michael Hanna, Senior Fellow at The Century Foundation warns that the longer the stalemate lingers, the worse the outcome will be for Egypt.

  • Commodities Tomorrow:

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold rebounded today, and copper was up, as well.

  • Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., called a student loan rate increase "absurd" and proposed a rate freeze.

  • President Vladimir Putin said that Russia would not hand whistle-blower Edward Snowden over to the United States but that if he wants to stay in Russia he "must stop his work aimed at harming our American partners".

  • Protests Continue in Cairo

    Hundreds of thousands of protestors are in the streets of Cairo demanding the resignation of Egyptian President Morsi, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

  • Erskine Bowles

    Erskine Bowles, deficit commission co-chairman, praised a tax-reform plan that would start over with a "blank slate."

  • European leaders warned on Monday that claims the NSA bugged EU offices and hacked into its computer network could derail major trade talks.