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  • Will the Fed delay the taper?

    Barry Knapp, Barclays, explains why he thinks the Fed will likely go ahead with its plan to pull back on its bond-buying program, despite Friday's weak jobs report.

  • President Obama's hard sell case against Syria

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on President Obama's attempts to gain support for a military strike on Syria.

  • Economist expect Fed September taper

    CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at revised GDP data and discusses the outlook on the U.S. economy and the likelihood of a military response against Syria, with former Treasury Secretary Neal Wolin.

  • Will US strike Syria without House majority vote?

    CNBC's John Harwood and Ben White, CNBC contributor, discuss the likelihood of U.S. action in Syria without the approval of the House of Representatives.

  • Likely 'mini taper' ahead: Expert

    Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, and Dick Hoey, BNY Mellon, discuss the top market moving stories of the week, including the Fed's taper timeline, Friday's weak jobs report and the ongoing Syria debate.

  • 'Markets are on edge': pro

    Michael Gurka, managing director at Spectrum Asset Management, says that the equity market is "delusional" right now and that it will be a "tough week" for the markets.

  • Kerry on Syria: 'There is no military solution'

    While a resolution to the Syrian crisis "will not be found on the battlefield", according to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, a strong international response is still necessary.

  • Can Obama convince the Congress on Syria?

    Anthony Dworkin, senior policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations and Ayham Kamel, Middle East analyst at Eurasia Group, discuss a possible U.S. intervention in Syria.

  • Can Syria really affect the oil price?

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, tells CNBC that Syria's effect on the oil price will be limited in the short-term.

  • IMF's Lagarde: There will be further progress on Syria

    Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF tells CNBC, that 'chat chat' is better than 'war war' and there was a lot of talking about Syria at the G20.

  • Syria attack could push oil to $125-$130: Pro

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says an attack on Syria will lead to continued unrest, driving oil prices higher.

  • What a 'no' vote on Syria means for Obama

    If President Obama gets a "no" vote from Congress in regards to military action in Syria, what might this hurt his agenda? Robert Costa, National Review; KellyAnne Conway, The Polling Company; and Blake Zeff, Salon.com, share their opinions.

  • Obama selling case for Syria?

    President Obama will address America on Syria this coming Tuesday. Robert Costa, National Review; KellyAnne Conway, The Polling Company; and Blake Zeff, Salon.com, discuss Obama's efforts to make the case for action in Syria, and the Republican divide on the subject.

  • Syria overshadows G-20 meeting

    CNBC's Steve Sedgewick reports Syria issues dominated meetings at the G-20 Summit, though there was talk on economics; and Theodore Kattouf, former Ambassador to Syria, and Mark Kimmitt, retired U.S. Army Brigadier General, discuss how the administration has handled the Syria situation.

  • Russia sends another navy ship to Syria

    President Obama and Russian President Putin failed to reach an agreement on Syria at the G-20 Summit. CNBC's John Harwood has the latest on the rising tensions. Mark Galeotti, NYU professor; and Stephen Sestanovich, Council on Foreign Relations, join to discuss Vladimir Putin's end game.

  • Mixed close for stocks

    With anticipation for military action in Syria building, J.J. Burns, JJ Burns & Company; and CNBC's Ron Insana and Rick Santelli discuss how President Obama's plan will affect the markets and the Fed's ability to taper.

  • Syria cast shadow over G-20 Summit

    NBC's Steve Sedgwick is in St. Petersburg, Russia with the latest from the G-20 Summit. And William Cohen, former Secretary of Defense, shares his opinion on President Obama's mission.

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  • Washington dysfunction: Risk to markets?

    What is the one worry for the markets? Arthur Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Robert Pavlik, Banyan Partners, discuss.

  • President Obama presses his case

    President Obama is continuing to make his case for action in Syria. Right now the House is having a lot of trouble with a very strong constituent reaction for both Democrats and Republicans, reports CNBC's John Harwood.