The government issued a new rule and suggested another one Friday to address objections to the Obamacare contraception mandate.» Read More
Puerto Rico is in a struggle to borrow money—and it has to do it quickly if it wants to keep ratings agencies happy.
No American financial institution is too large to indict and no bank executive immune from criminal prosecution, Attorney General Eric Holder said.
The U.S. government will soon issue regulations opening banking services to state-sanctioned marijuana businesses despite being illegal federally.
Top Republicans are saying they can no longer just be the party of "No" on Obamacare: They need to come up with an alternative policy.
Edward Snowden, the contractor at the center of the NSA controversy, deserves credit for starting a debate, Eric Schmidt told CNBC on Friday.
Larry Summers, the former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Harvard President, thinks the U.S. economic recovery is disappointing.
Republicans are showing little stomach for another bruising fight over the U.S. debt limit next month, but they do want to extract some concessions.
Puerto Rico's Senate has approved measures to help it increase its borrowing capacity and better manage a $70 billion public debt load.
Treasury Secretary Lew calls bitcoin a "phenomenon," but says the government needs to make sure it doesn't become a funding haven for criminals.
Stopping overpopulation is one way the dangers of climate change can be mitigated, according to two of the most prominent believers in global warming.
"America succeeds by raising everybody up. It doesn't succeed by tearing anybody down," Larry Summers tells CNBC.
The White House is not considering a financial bailout for Puerto Rico, an Obama administration official says.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry takes a break from his trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to speak with CNBC about Obamacare, energy and jobs.
A former investment banker who ran TARP said he will challenge California Governor Jerry Brown for the state's top job in 2014.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will support an aid package to protect the pensions of Detroit retirees, mediators say.
Some employers in 25 states not expanding Medicaid could owe more than $1.5 billion in new taxes starting next year because of Obamacare penalties.
Aetna's CEO says Obamacare has failed to attract the uninsured, and he offered a scenario in which the company could be forced to pull out of program.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he and his wife have been "falsely and wrongfully accused." NBC News reports.
New Jersey's Lt. Gov. denied one mayor's suggestion that she placed any condition on the release of Superstorm Sandy funds.
Posturing by U.S. politicians in the run-up to midterm elections could potentially scupper talks with Iran.
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