Maria Contreras-Sweet of the U.S. Small Business Administration has been nominated to the CNBC Next List.
ISIS is using a family-friendly message to attract women and kids to enlist, reports NBC News.
The NSA is not known for transparency, but there is some super-secret stuff it's willing to show you, in a museum devoted to cryptology.
US officials seek "total cooperation" from Swiss banks in a draft agreement aimed at allowing the banks to make amends for aiding tax evasion.
Downside risks to the global economy are a factor the Fed will have to consider as the U.S. economy recovers, Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo said.
Federal officials have ordered agents at airports and other points of entry to observe all arriving travelers for signs of Ebola.
Veterans Affairs says it has taken action against four senior execs for reasons ranging from unethical behavior to the misuse of VA resources.
The GOP will attack the president on the Secret Service, intelligence on ISIS and Ebola's entrance into the U.S., Politico's Ben White says.
A CPI and CNBC investigation found Bank of America has controlled many federal prison trust fund accounts in a no-bid contract since 2000.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is questioning Secret Service Director Julia Pierson about recent security lapses at the White House, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The new, post-Edward Snowden smartphone is the first that will disrupt American spying, the New York Times reports.
Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.
Despite a low-profile strategy in Washington, D.C., after its IPO Alibaba will begin looking for a veteran Washington hand to open a new office there.
TWC will pay $1.1 million to resolve a FCC probe that found the cable and Internet provider did not properly report multiple network outage.
U.S. military involvement in Iraq will continue as the threat from ISIS is more dangerous than that from al-Qaeda, said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. NBCNews reports.
All puppies imported to the United States will have to be at least 6 months old, healthy, and up-to-date on vaccinations.
The United States Postal Service reported a $2 billion loss this week despite raising prices on all postal products. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe discusses what's causing the decline in postal services and changes he is implementing to improve it.
Well, there you have it—evidence straight from the government that Marissa Mayer was right about telecommuting!, says Jake Novak.
The FDA approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patients' DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
Lawmakers weighed in on President Barack Obama's authorization of "targeted airstrikes" in Iraq.