The Scotland "no" vote brought great relief to a White House worried about the impact of a schism on many fronts, Politico's Ben White says.» Read More
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.
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says the enrollment tally exceeded expectations, and "demonstrated brisk demand for quality, affordable coverage."
For the first time, the U.S. Department of Education has named the 55 colleges and universities facing sexual abuse investigations.
Randy Johnson, who lost his job in the 1990s because of Mitt Romney's Bain Capital, has written a book about Romney. What it means.
Community bank earnings have rebounded since the financial crisis, and that's a good sign for the economy, the Fed chair says.
The Fed's decision had been widely expected, even with the weak economic growth data from earlier Wednesday.
The former chairman of the Federal Reserve defends policy prior to the global financial crisis.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will take a break to deal with substance abuse issues on reports of a new video showing him using drugs.
The $11.2 billion loss includes a write-off in March of the government's remaining $826 million investment in 'old' GM, a Treasury watchdog said.
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