Some of the nation's top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.
Over the next 25 years, the U.S. will become a global energy powerhouse. That shift will reshape geopolitical power.
A massive Sandy-eske storm will hit Alaska—will cause a major chill for much of the United States. NBC News reports.
More regions have joined Colorado and Washington state in allowing recreational marijuana use. Businesses in turn are hoping for revenue and jobs.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports Oregon, Alaska and Washington D.C., are now joining Colorado and Washington in legalizing recreational pot use.
The Republican Party won control of the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, in a night that turned out to be a historic defeat for Democrats.
Voters in five states approved ballot measures calling for raises in their states' minimum wages, adding to the federal debate.
Voters go to the polls for midterm congressional elections Tuesday, but just 10 states will decide the most important result.
The recent drop in oil prices may soon take a big bite out of tax revenues in states that are big energy producers.
"The Marijuana Show" allows for pot-entrepreneurs to compete for rare investment opportunities for their start-up ideas.
Anchorage TV reporter Charlo Green commits career suicide, live on the air, for a higher calling—pot.
As the U.S. muscles its way back into the very top echelon of global oil and gas production, Alaska is being left in the dust.
Alaska is setting tourism records due in part due to improved air service and cruise access to the Northwest Passage.
Here's a list of the most expensive states to live in, as ranked by CNBC, based on metrics such as average home, food and energy prices.
Entrepreneurs have 50 options when it comes to forming a business, and some states do more than others when it comes to making their pitch.
States have rebounded strongly from the recession, but some long-time laggards still can't create a business-friendly environment.
The Last Frontier is a wonder to behold. But the state's economy is contracting as energy production on the North Slope declines.
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
After gallons of crude oil gushed from the Exxon Valdez and soiled Alaskan's grounds, oil spill responders fear that another disaster is looming.
Centrica CEO Sam Laidlaw discusses the Ukraine crisis, Russia, and his company's investment in US shale.