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Democrats are twice as likely as Republicans to spend their gas savings on nonessential items, according to a new survey from Bankrate.
Faced with inflation running too low for too long, the Fed should aim to boost inflation by keeping interest rates near zero, a top policymaker said.
Hillary Clinton and her husband made at least $30 million over the last 16 months, mainly from giving paid speeches. The New York Times reports.
Ramadi fell to ISIS on Sunday, despite intensified American airstrikes in recent weeks, a big victory for the group.
America Rising has sent out a steady stream of posts attacking Hillary Clinton, some of them specifically designed for liberals.
Abolitionist Harriet Tubman is the winner of a poll to put a female face on the $20 bill, the group Woman on 20s says.
An ISIL senior leader known as Abu Sayyaf was killed in a U.S. military operation in Syria last night.
China returned as the U.S.'s largest foreign creditor, even as overall foreign central bank holdings of Treasuries fell.
The former Fed chairman decried proposed legislation that would limit the U.S. central bank's lending authority during a crisis.
In the House, an odd coalition of tea party Republicans and liberal Democrats could block Obama's efforts on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
At a summit Thursday, Obama and leaders from Gulf states discussed Middle East security, including the U.S. and Iran nuclear deal.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau launches a public inquiry into the student loan servicing industry.
Larry Kudlow cautions 2016 candidates on both sides: Bank bashing won't work.
Senate alters voting procedure on trade deal to please both sides of the aisle.
John Kerry will leave China "in absolutely no doubt" about US's commitment to ensuring freedom of navigation and flight in the South China Sea.
House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan says Democrats opposed to President Barack Obama's free-trade push are finding out what Republicans have known.
Charges of sexism also belittle Elizabeth Warren, who has played a serious game of hardball versus the president on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
Another market disruption from higher interest rates is virtually certain, according to former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan.
Sen. Mitch McConnell sits down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about his unlikely partnership with the president on a trade deal.
Sen. Mitch McConnell explains to CNBC's John Harwood why the Trans-Pacific trade pact is as important for the next president as it is for this one.
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