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A study suggests that some SEC employees engaged in insider trading in companies that became subjects of agency scrutiny, The Washington Post reports.
The Fed does not have the authority to regulate bitcoin, Fed Chair Janet Yellen tells a Senate committee.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Thursday that harsh winter weather may have had an impact on recent economic data and reiterated her stance that accomodative monetary policy should remain appropriate for some time.
Changes in taxation, our position on the global stage, politics and the impact of baby boomers will help shape the U.S.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has vetoed a bill that would let businesses refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.
The Arizona governor has until Saturday to act on a bill that would let businesses refuse service to gays and lesbians.
The State Department's inspector general said the department had acted properly in choosing a contractor to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
A San Francisco gathering of cybersecurity professionals is underscoring the divide in their community over the NSA. A look at the turmoil.
While all insurers faced challenges enrolling customers in Obamacare plans, co-ops faced more scrutiny because they received government funding.
When tax rates are lowered, the economy grows. That's how Rep. Paul Ryan described the Republican approach to reforming the tax code.
Gov. Jan Brewer is under pressure to veto a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.
Marijuana could bring around $670,000 in taxes in 2014 for the southern Colorado county of around 160,000 people, said one official.
Junk food marketers may still be able to reach students. Here's how.
The judge in the historic Detroit bankruptcy has laid out the next steps for city, which could have the it emerging from bankruptcy by fall.
A "broad set of topics" is on the agenda for Boehner's first solo meeting with Obama in the Oval Office in more than two years.
The U.S. House of Representatives' committee has demanded copies of messages showing when retailer Target learned of a breach of customer data.
It's another step in Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity. NBC reports.
Google is lobbying officials in at least three states to stop proposed restrictions on driving with headsets such as Google Glass.
It's time for some common sense. Federal regulations should promote safety without burdening small firms and costing jobs, says Rep. Sam Graves.
The UAW was looking at employees at the Volkswagen plant as a "dollar bill" to further its union agenda, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told CNBC.
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