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Obama warns the U.N. that the world must take action against threats ranging from Ebola to ISIS, and he condemns Russia's "might makes right" actions.
The U.S. Treasury permitted GM and Ally executives to collect "excessive pay," according to a Troubled Asset Relief Program report.
Mester, the new president of the Cleveland Fed, is thought by some to be on the hawkish end of the central bank's spectrum.
U.S.-led forces carried out at least 13 airstrikes in Syria close to the Iraqi border, in a second day of targeting Islamic State militants.
Five Arab countries are understood to be participating in the U.S.-led air campaign against ISIS, in the first collective military action since the 1991 Gulf War.
More insurers will sell Obamacare plans on HealthCare.gov for 2015 enrollment than did this year, heartening advocates of the health-care reform law.
Washington's fight against ISIS may not have enough funding, reports the Fiscal Times.
Bill Clinton predicts corporations will someday care less about maximizing profits and more about employees and society.
It sure looks like Jeb Bush, a favorite of centrist Wall Street Republicans, will make a run for president in 2016, says Politico's Ben White.
Obama emphasized that Americans were not acting alone but rather together with a coalition of Arab states and the support of more than 40 nations.
U.S. President Barack Obama will make a statement on Tuesday following airstrikes for the first time against ISIS militants in Syria.
The U.S. formally joined ReCAAP, a Singapore-based, multinational organization battling piracy at sea.
Madeleine Albright tells CNBC the U.S. has no choice but to be involved in the battle against ISIS and other world crises.
The world's attention may have shifted to U.S. airstrikes on Syria, but West Africa continues to be ravaged by the worst outbreak of Ebola.
Seen by critics as a close ally of the elite, Hillary Clinton will have to appeal to middle class voters amid criticism that she is out of touch.
The White House has installed a new barricade and says it will now make sure to lock the front door after a fence jumper penetrated the executive mansion.
The US government has been promising a crackdown on tax inversion deals for months. Yet the measures announced Monday may not be disincentive enough.
Shares in drugmakers AstraZeneca and Shire both fell more than 5 percent after the U.S. Treasury took steps to curb "inversion" deals.
The Fed should be wary of raising rates while inflation is running below its 2-percent goal, because doing so could undermine its credibility.
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