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Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's, presented one way of helping filter "big money" out of U.S. politics on Tuesday.
Former New York Gov. George Pataki tells CNBC why he may run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
West Coast seaports that were all but shut over the holiday weekend because of a contract dispute are reopening, the AP reports.
Two key individuals are pressing the cases for major tax reform to eliminate shortfalls in the Highway Trust Fund, the Fiscal Times reports.
Just in time for Presidents' Day, Larry Kudlow finds a liberal lesson for the GOP.
House Speaker John Boehner is raising the possibility that the Department of Homeland Security may shut down because of a budget impasse.
Sunday is the deadline for signing up for most Obamacare plans, but there is some wiggle room, and another break could be coming for laggards.
The attackers are becoming more sophisticated and the number of attacks are increasing exponentially, a White House senior advisor said.
The US is mulling a longer period for tax filers who owe penalties for not carrying insurance in 2014, according to a report.
With apparent settlement for the monthslong tension between Russia and Ukraine, investors will keep an eye on oil and further developments in Greece.
President Obama is set to sign an executive order aimed at encouraging companies to share information about cybersecurity threats with the government.
Despite a tentative cease-fire and multibillion-dollar IMF aid package, Ukraine's economy remains in peril.
The former director of the National Economic Council said Thursday why the Fed should hold off on raising rates.
Billionaire Sheldon Adelson has been called many things, but there is one label that he has decided to fight in court: “foul-mouthed.”
Montana lawmakers moved to kill a bill that would tighten the state's indecent exposure law and consequently ban some provocative clothing.
While seeking authorization for the use of force against ISIS, Obama stressed he was not asking for another ground war in the region.
Some political embarrassments over the last few days show Jeb Bush's political mechanics need a lot of work.
The Fed should change rules to address conflicts of interest in the power centers of New York and Washington, an outspoken Fed official said.
Questions have been raised about the legal standing of plaintiffs in a major case challenging Obamacare.
Jeb Bush released thousands of emails containing Social Security numbers of Florida residents from his time as governor.