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Tea party challenger Matt Bevin is using the default deal with Democrats to pump up his primary campaign against the majority leader.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing placing limits on how much a company can raise and how much people can donate with crowdfunding.
A recent court case has given the federal government a chance to sidestep Congress and end private equity's billion-dollar tax break. The NYT reports.
Asset bubbles alone don't cause financial crises like the one in 2008, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC.
The start of the 2014 tax filing season will be postponed by a week or two next year, the IRS said, likely delaying some tax refunds, as well.
Home regulations need to be relaxed in Detroit as the city fights back from financial ruin, musician and Michigan-native Kid Rock told CNBC.
President Obama has appointed his adviser Jeffrey Zients to the task of fixing the website for the Affordable Care Act, known as "ObamaCare".
Jason Furman, chairman of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, said on CNBC there was no question of a "big deterioration" in October's labor market signs.
USA Today reports Verizon has been asked by the government to improve the HealthCare.gov site, which is a key component of the Affordable Care Act.
September's tepid jobs growth signals a squishy enough employment picture to push any wind down of Fed easing into next year.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) now runs background checks on you from the moment you buy your plane ticket. NYT reports.
A House committee last week asked for advice about problems with the rollout of Obamacare from John McAfee, who once was suspected of murder.
President Barack Obama said Monday that there is "no excuse" for the website problems, but stressed that the insurance marketplace is working.
The early problems with the Obamacare rollout have put Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of health and human services, under pressure to resign.
The Fed may not begin tapering for months because the government shutdown has left the economic picture unclear, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans told CNBC on Monday.
The only way Washington re-emerges as a big drag on the economy is if the whole thing happens again in January, when government funding runs out.
Leaders from both parties insist a new government shutdown must be avoided although a plan to dodge it is still elusive and Sen. Ted Cruz is urging a repeat.
JPMorgan Chase is close to reaching a $13 billion settlement with the US government, according to people familiar with the situation.
Obama will declare the glitches in a new healthcare website "unacceptable" on Monday.
The government contract for the company that built the glitch-prone website for Obamacare has ballooned to three times its original cost.