Richard Edgar Pipes, professor of Russian history at Harvard University, talks to Geoff Cutmore about the current political climate in Russia and Vladimir Putin¿s waning support.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on a ricin-tainted envelope sent to the office of Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MI). Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) and Sen. Angus King (I-ME) discuss a poison-laced letter sent to Capitol Hill, as well the Boston Marathon bombings.
CNBC reports on Margaret Thatcher's funeral as her coffin arrives at St. Paul's Cathedral, where over 2,000 guests will bid her farewell.
Mark Gettleson, political analyst at PoliticsHome.com, tells CNBC that Margaret Thatcher changed British politics to be less about identity and more about ideas.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on the huge security operation ahead of the funeral of former UK Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold bounced today, but could go as low as $1,275/ounce, she says. And brent crude is below $100/barrel for the first time in 9 months.
We don't yet know who planned and executed this, said President Obama, but we will find who did this and bring them to justice. As we receive more information we will make sure to keep the American people posted, he added.
Political leaders gathered in Boston to address security concerns surrounding the bombings which took place at the Boston Marathon. Among the speakers were Gov. Deval Patrick, (D), Mayor Thomas Menino, (D), Sen. Elizabeth Warren, (D), and Richard DesLauriers, Head of Boston's FBI.
Erna Solberg, leader of the Conservative Party of Norway, tells CNBC that Norway needs to diversify its economy away from oil and gas.
After the biggest one-day plunge in gold prices since 1980, CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at the factors that may cause the gold rout to continue.
CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Nearly one-fifth of British businesses favor complete withdrawal from the European Union, a new survey has found.
Tania Bryer talks to London Mayor Boris Johnson about his political career and his passion for philanthropy to ensure East London reaps the rewards of the Olympic legacy.
President Obama released his 2012 federal income tax returns today. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities and Robert Costa, National Review, provide perspective.
This just in: The president's tax returns! Take a peek at what the Obamas made in 2012 and what their tax rate was. Was it higher or lower than yours?
James Lockhart-Smith, head of Latin America at Maplecroft, tells CNBC that the Venezuelan economy will continue to struggle after the elections.
CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Peter Spiegel, Brussels bureau chief for the Financial Times, discusses what is on the agenda at the Eurogroup meeting taking place in Dublin.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, including the drop in global oil demand. Natural gas, on the other hand, remains strong due to cold-weather drawdowns. And the bearish market for gold continues.
Does President Obama's proposed budget contain enough concessions to obtain bipartisan support? Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI), provides his views on the numbers.