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President Obama's proposed tax on 529 college savings accounts is stirring up debate about whether it would help or hurt the middle class.
The Obama administration said more Medicare payments will be linked to the value given patients, as opposed to a fee for services.
HUD's Julian Castro says new lower annual premiums on Federal Housing Administration loans will not cause another taxpayer bailout.
Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive on Sunday.
A drone landed inside the White House grounds early Monday, a federal law enforcement official told NBC News.
Barack Obama and Narendra Modi unveiled plans of nuclear trade and to deepen defense ties, in hopes of a strategic partnership.
Deflategate is just the distraction we need in a woebegone new century filled with wars, racial tension and terrorism, Politico's White says.
Defining who is middle class will be a huge hurdle for President Obama's plan to overhaul college savings plans.
After the most recent New York Times' layoffs, speculation continues to mount that Michael Bloomberg is actively seeking to purchase the newspaper.
As global central banks make moves to weaken their currencies, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC a stronger U.S. dollar is good for everyone.
States around the U.S. should be cautious when considering the legalization of marijuana, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper tells CNBC.
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio is preparing to launch a bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, ABC News reported on Friday, citing an adviser.
Obamacare customers who are white, live in the South and have modest incomes would be the big losers if the Supreme Court kills HealthCare.gov subsidies.
Gov. Chris Christie's emergency management team for Atlantic City includes Detroit's former overseer, Kevyn Orr.
A former top State Department official is set to go on trial on civil allegations he helped Texas financier Allen Stanford carry out his Ponzi scheme.
The meeting scheduled this week raises the possibility that the two former governors will find a way to avoid competing presidential campaigns.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker disputes the idea that President Obama cannot reach a deal on corporate taxes with Congress in the next two years.
Individuals doing business with Russian clients say Obama's claims of Russia's economy being in "tatters" are absolutely correct.
Owners of recreational pot operations are preparing to file their first federal tax returns and they're learning some hard lessons.
There's more to the story, and it's likely to become a significant headache for his successor.