President Barack Obama announced new sanctions against key sectors of the Russian economy but denied that the U.S. is in a new Cold War with Russia.» Read More
The Fed is allowing the economy to waste rosources by letting inflation stay too low and unemployment too high, a top official says.
Will the former Florida governor seek the GOP nomination for president in 2016? Why it's not a far-flung idea, POLITICO's Ben White says.
The rule would force banks to fund part of their business through less risky sources such as shareholder equity, rather than by borrowing money.
The Senate passes a bill to restore expired long-term jobless benefits for 2.4 million Americans.
Despite the furor over whether high-frequency trading is "rigging" markets, more regulations aren't needed, said Harvey Pitt, a former SEC chairman.
Although open enrollment ended, hundreds of thousands of people are likely still "in line" to sign up for Obamacare.
The Texas governor is on a high-profile barnstorming tour across the country, trying to lure businesses to the Lone Star State. What it means for 2016.
The Justice Department is investigating high-speed trading for possible insider trading, Attorney General Eric Holder tells lawmakers.
Democrats badly needed a blockbuster jobs report Friday to help them with the midterm elections. They didn't get it, POLITICO's Ben White says.
At least 3 million more people were enrolled in Medicaid or CHIP programs by the end of February than before the beginning of Obamcare sign-ups.
The Fed must ensure its forward guidance is flexible enough to allow it to respond to changing conditions, a top Fed official said.
People "in line" to enroll in Obamacare, but who were unable to do so because of tech problems, will need to finish by April 15.
You'd think rich donors would be celebrating. But the Supreme Court's decision to lift limits on political giving is making some donors miserable.
Informing people about subsidies to help them buy Obamacare plans, plus some in-person nudging and help, drove enrollment higher.
The U.S. government masterminded the creation of a "Cuban Twitter" — a communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba.
Federal Reserve Governor Jeremy Stein played a leading role in elevating the topic of financial stability in the U.S. central bank's monetary policy.
NASA has been added to the list of U.S government agencies prohibited from contacting Russian government representatives, officials said on Wednesday.
A sense of belonging to the middle class occupies a cherished place in America, but more people are realizing that they're no longer part of it.
The court expanded how much donors can give candidates and parties in federal elections by striking down a key pillar of campaign finance law.
Rep. Diana DeGette tells CNBC that GM CEO Mary Barra dodged basic questions from lawmakers who wanted answers on its massive recall.
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