The economy is a major drag on Obama and the Democrats heading in the midterms, according to a new poll, Politico's Ben White says.» Read More
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.
Two proposals in Congress are taking aim at deadly superbugs. But it's not exactly clear to some experts just what the right medicine should be.
A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows that 44 percent of Americans now approve of Obama's job performance as Obamacare enrollment grows.
A majority of the nation's states either declined or failed to improve in nearly two dozen health indicators from 2007 to 2012, a new report said.
Former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair told CNBC that Russian President Vladimir Putin needs to know the U.S. and Europe mean business.
Detroit and a coalition of 14 city employee unions have reached a tentative deal on five-year collective bargaining agreements.
Torrance Mayor Frank Scotto blamed California's structural problems for Toyota's relocation to Texas.
Mary Jo White tells a House hearing that "the U.S. markets are the strongest and most reliable in the world," rebutting Michael Lewis' assertions in his book "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt."
The new measures are aimed at stopping President Vladimir Putin from fomenting the rebellion in eastern Ukraine but hold off from broad measures that would hit Russia's economy.
If Republicans don't nominate a center-right candidate for president in 2016, the back up plan may be Clinton, POLITICO's Ben White says.
The April CNBC Fed Survey shows respondents looking for a 1 percent Fed Funds rate on average to end 2015, up from 0.83 percent in March.
Will Janet Yellen remove the market's confusion, or will she add to it?
The last time a top American official visited Malaysia in 1998, Vice President Al Gore rebuked its leaders for suppressing freedom.
Buying marijuana in pot-friendly Colorado just got even easier, like buying a can of soda or pack of gum from a vending machine.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday it was necessary to send a message to Russia that its "destabilizing" actions in Ukraine must stop.
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