August 8th, 2011
07:53 AM ET

Monday's live video events

The world will be watching Wall Street today to see how it reacts to Standard and Poor's decision to downgrade the U.S. credit rating.  Watch Live for continuing coverage on this developing story.

Today's programming highlights...

9:30 am ET - Wall Street reacts to credit downgrade - For the first time since S&P lowered the U.S. credit rating to AA+, Wall Street will be open for business.

12:00 pm ET - Special Operations change of command - U.S. Navy Vice Adm. William McRaven officially takes over as commander of U.S. Special Operations Command.

1:30 pm ET - White House briefing - The U.S. credit rating downgrade will likely top Jay Carney's agenda with the White House press corps.

6:00 pm ET - Mitt Romney town hall - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney holds a town hall-style meeting in Nashua, New Hampshire. Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.

Filed under: Business • Dollars & Sense • Economy
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  1. michaelfury

    August 8, 2011 at 8:21 am | Report abuse |

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    August 8, 2011 at 8:25 am | Report abuse |
  3. U.S. Navy Vice Adm. William McRaven

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    August 8, 2011 at 8:26 am | Report abuse |
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    August 8, 2011 at 8:31 am | Report abuse |
  6. joel weinberg

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    August 8, 2011 at 8:40 am | Report abuse |
  7. Admiral William McRaven

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    August 8, 2011 at 8:43 am | Report abuse |