The cost of Obama's immigration order: nearly $8 million a year in lease payments and more than $40 million in salaries. The NYT reports.» Read More
Millions would no longer get mail delivered to their door, but would go to communal or curbside boxes instead, under a proposed law.
Markets have been jittery since Yellen and others made remarks that investors interpreted as indicating rates would go higher sooner.
Employees of the Veterans Administration should be held accountable if anyone falsified records on patient treatment, President Barack Obama said.
Movements like the tea party always tend to rise during periods of economic crisis, only to subside when things improve, Politico's Ben White says.
A below-target inflation rate signals a significant economic problem, Minneapolis Fed president Narayana Kocherlakota said on Wednesday.
Perhaps no election in recent history has been as important for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's own sense of self.
Republican Senate's McConnell easily beat a Kentucky Tea Party challenger, setting up a pricey and hard-fought Senate race against Democrat Grimes.
This year alone Ben Bernanke, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, could make millions of dollars from speaking engagements.
Democrats may have something going for them: legacy candidates who are sons and daughters of familiar political figures in their states.
Fischer's nomination to be the U.S Federal Reserve vice chairman cleared a procedural hurdle in the Senate, assuring that he will join the board.
Billionaire Tom Steyer has been picking a lot of political fights over climate change recently.
Democrats and Republicans agree on this much about 2014: There's little chance of new laws on any of the big issues they're talking about.
JPMorgan Chase will provide $100 million to help debt-ridden Detroit over the next five years, according to sources. The NYT reports.
A new comic book says it "takes a look at the man behind the headlines, searching for what might have motivated him."
The ability of Democrats to counter poor midterm turnout will determine how politically difficult President Obama's last two years will be.
Six states hold primaries Tuesday, including Kentucky, where Senate leader Mitch McConnell is a heavy favorite to beat a tea party challenger.
Cisco Systems's CEO has written President Barack Obama urging him to curtail government surveillance at the National Security Agency.
Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry suggested customers may punish Chipotle over its recent decision to ask customers to leave their guns at home.
If the GOP is to recapture the Senate this year, it must have a strong pro-growth message that includes immigration reform.
Chinese police have charged several former GlaxoSmithKline employees as the British drug maker is accused of evading million in Chinese taxes.
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