Deflategate is just the distraction we need in a woebegone new century filled with wars, racial tension and terrorism, Politico's White says.» Read More
While 2014 featured the biggest growth in 15 years, Friday's jobs report left at least one key constituency unimpressed.
Eurasia Group's Ian Bremmer also says he's astonished that no top Obama administration figure attended the anti-terror rally in Paris.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney told a group of donors in Manhattan Friday that he's considering another run for president, NBC News confirms.
Prosecutors have recommended bringing felony charges against former Gen. David Petraeus for providing classified info to a mistress, officials say.
A twist of fate has made slumping gas prices fuel a discussion once thought to be anathema in a Republican-led Congress: higher gas taxes.
Speaking after French police put down two terror sieges, President Barack Obama offered law enforcement and counterintelligence support to America's oldest ally.
It's been awhile since most American workers have seen a decent raise. And a lot of them are getting fed up.
What is Sen. Bob Corker thinking — his first Republican message is: Raise the federal gasoline tax?
Heading into the 2016 presidential race, Republicans can seize on stagnant wage growth, Politico's Ben White says.
A closer look at the data from a study by Pew Research shows that the wealthy are not alone in their criticism of government handouts.
In a closely watched case, Nebraska's top court tossed a suit challenging a route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Job kept the pace in December, with the U.S. economy creating 252,000 jobs to close out the year, while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent.
Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer is considering a run for Senate in California, according to press reports.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans tells CNBC he'd be patient on raising interest rates.
Horrifying events in the world—like this week's attacks in Paris—instantly changed the political dynamics in Washington.
Washington has undermined confidence in the private sector for far too long, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells.
Obama wants to make two years of community college free and universally available, saying he would propose this at the State of the Union speech.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC that investments need to be made to get the U.S. economy stronger.
More than 8 million people would stop buying health insurance if the Supreme Court rules that HealthCare.gov subsidies are illegal, two studies warn.
The drop in oil prices is putting money in consumers' pockets and is "a good thing, basically" for the economy, the Minneapolis Fed president said.
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