The FCC on Thursday voted to change the definition of broadband to connection speeds of 25 megabits per second or higher.» Read More
The government issued a new rule and suggested another one Friday to address objections to the Obamacare contraception mandate.
Yellen's speech is being closely watched amid the intensifying debate over how soon the Fed should raise interest rates.
President Obama may want to start listening to his critics if he doesn't want to cost Democrats the Senate, Politico's Ben White says.
Bullard also tells CNBC he's sticking with his prediction that the Fed should start hiking interest rates late in the first quarter of 2015.
Fed hawks and doves have a lot more in common than they used to—an improving labor market.
U.S. military involvement in Iraq will continue as the threat from ISIS is more dangerous than that from al-Qaeda, said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. NBCNews reports.
Charles Plosser reiterated his dissent to the Federal Reserve's "risky" current policy.
San Francisco Fed President Williams said hiking the benchmark interest rate in 2015 is a "reasonable guess" based on the current economic progress.
Fed interest rate hikes may not be as far off as investors believe, Kansas City Fed President Esther George told CNBC.
Former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton, who has blasted high-frequency traders as "cheetahs," has gone to work with a leading HFT association.
The Pentagon attempted to rescue James Foley and other U.S. hostages held in Syria but the mission failed, U.S. officials told NBC News.
But the minutes, released Wednesday, also showed that most members agreed more data was needed to move up the schedule of rate hikes.
Obamacare's Cadillac tax doesn't kick in until 2018, but companies are worrying about it and preparing for it now.
"No just God would stand for what they did yesterday and what they do every single day," Obama says of the terrorists who beheaded James Foley.
U.S. officials say military planners are weighing the possibility of sending American more forces to Iraq.
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan now says charitable deductions should be protected, and there should be no cap on deductions.
Rep. Paul Ryan also tells CNBC that Obamacare must be repealed before it implodes "under it's own weight."
A day after his new book was published, Rep. Paul Ryan said the fight between his publisher Hachette and Amazon is "very frustrating."
Vying for a crucial Senate seat in Iowa, Bruce Braley and Joni Ernst are scrambling terms of engagement in the politics of class.
The Islamic State (ISIS) claims to have beheaded American journalist James Foley and has threatened the life of another. NBC reports.
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