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November 29th, 2011
08:13 PM ET

Is a nuclear Iran inevitable?

A crowd of Iranian protesters stormed the British Embassy in Teheran Tuesday, breaking down the doors and throwing rocks. The protest comes after Iran's parliament voted to expel the British ambassador in retaliation for British sanctions imposed as punishment for Iran's continued work to develop a nuclear weapon.

Is a nuclear Iran inevitable? New York Times correspondent David Sanger says it depends on who's running that country.


Filed under: National Security
November 29th, 2011
07:37 PM ET

Cain supporter insists 'Herman Cain is no skirt-chaser'

Alveda King, a friend of Herman Cain and supporter of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination insists Cain will "march on" to Iowa, and flatly dismissed a Georgia woman's allegation that she had an extended affair with Cain. "A woman knows a skirt-chaser, and Herman Cain is no skirt-chaser."

In an interview with CNN's Erin Burnett, King called the affair story "tabloid politics" and denied Cain would drop out ahead of Iowa.


Filed under: Politics
S&P downgrades dozens of banks
November 29th, 2011
06:37 PM ET

S&P downgrades dozens of banks

Standard and Poor's downgraded the credit ratings of dozens of banks Tuesday, after applying new criteria to the world's 37 largest financial institutions.

Tonight on OutFront, Erin Burnett explains how S&P's move could mean higher costs for you...and why Europe still matters to average Americans. Erin Burnett OutFront tonight at 7pET and 11pET on CNN.

Read more about the S&P downgrade from CNN Money.


Filed under: Economy