Foreign ministers meeting in Geneva agreed "initial concrete steps" to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine, they said in a joint statement.» Read More
The main contractors responsible for the Healthcare.gov site say the administration shares responsibility for snags that crippled the system.
Puerto Rico, heavily indebted and looking to borrow more money to cover its bills, is taking steps to calm wary investors.
If the federal Obamacare insurance website is fixed in a month, "no one will remember this episode," a former director of health exchanges at HHS says.
For the first time, White House officials identified a key flaw crippling Obamacare enrollment on the HealthCare.gov website.
The White House said that it may announce revised guidance about the date by when Americans are required to purchase health insurance. NBC reports.
Germany has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Berlin to answer questions over whether America may have tapped German Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone.
Tea party challenger Matt Bevin is using the default deal with Democrats to pump up his primary campaign against the majority leader.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing placing limits on how much a company can raise and how much people can donate with crowdfunding.
A recent court case has given the federal government a chance to sidestep Congress and end private equity's billion-dollar tax break. The NYT reports.
Asset bubbles alone don't cause financial crises like the one in 2008, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC.
The start of the 2014 tax filing season will be postponed by a week or two next year, the IRS said, likely delaying some tax refunds, as well.
Home regulations need to be relaxed in Detroit as the city fights back from financial ruin, musician and Michigan-native Kid Rock told CNBC.
President Obama has appointed his adviser Jeffrey Zients to the task of fixing the website for the Affordable Care Act, known as "ObamaCare".
Jason Furman, chairman of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, said on CNBC there was no question of a "big deterioration" in October's labor market signs.
USA Today reports Verizon has been asked by the government to improve the HealthCare.gov site, which is a key component of the Affordable Care Act.
September's tepid jobs growth signals a squishy enough employment picture to push any wind down of Fed easing into next year.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) now runs background checks on you from the moment you buy your plane ticket. NYT reports.
A House committee last week asked for advice about problems with the rollout of Obamacare from John McAfee, who once was suspected of murder.
President Barack Obama said Monday that there is "no excuse" for the website problems, but stressed that the insurance marketplace is working.
The early problems with the Obamacare rollout have put Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of health and human services, under pressure to resign.
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