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The House Armed Services Committee approved a bill authorizing a $496 billion Pentagon base budget but rejecting many attempts to cut spending.
Comcast's plan to merge with Time Warner Cable is expected to face criticism when U.S. lawmakers meet for a second time to discuss the deal.
IRS Commissioner Koskinen said the IRS will audit 100,000 fewer individuals this year as part of congressionally mandated cuts to the agency's budget.
The economy is on track for solid growth, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said, but warned weak housing markets may alter that scenario.
A slow-motion pile-up is coming into view this summer as federal funding for road construction runs out.
Massachusetts' crippled Obamacare exchange is the latest to scrap its existing software, but experts said Tuesday, it likely won't be the last.
The Fed should expect more "bumps in the road" as financial markets react to increasingly less precise communications from the U.S. central bank.
The first-ever CNBC Millionaire Survey shows that nearly two-thirds support higher taxes on the wealthy to close the income gap in America.
The chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisors advocated cutting tax breaks and incentives for high-income households.
The recent run of mixed data will not make Janet Yellen's job this week of explaining the economy any easier, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Attorney General Eric Holder said the agency is progressing toward criminal charges against banks.
Since the start of the Ukrainian conflict, Russia has increased its air activity over the Pacific Ocean, near California and the island of Guam.
The Obama administration released a new report showing how climate change touches every part of the country. Flooding alone may cost $325 billion by 2100, it says.
Analysts reacted with caution and criticism to Attorney General Eric Holder's signaling potential criminal charges against global banks.
Congress has been taking a lot of heat for failing to get anything done. Blame the countless reports it commissions and barely reads.
Obama warned that the U.S. will "move quickly" to impose further sanctions against Russia if it disrupts the Ukrainian election.
April's big 288,000 jump in new jobs was good news for the economy, but the report sent mixed signals.
Jeb Bush’s public examination of a run for president is forcing many of them to rethink their allegiance to N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.
The White House released a long-anticipated report on Thursday that calls for limits on web data of customers, the New York Tines reports.
Michael Bloomberg, whose business empire brought transparency to the market, doesn't think the system is rigged.
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