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Saudi Arabia says King Salman will not attend meetings at the White House or a summit gathering at Camp David this week.
As Marco Rubio has ascended in the ranks of Republican politics, Norman Braman has emerged as a remarkable and unique patron.
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul sparked applause from a tech-heavy audience when he criticized the NSA's data collection.
The president, battling for passage of one of the final initiatives of his presidency, said liberals opposed to the accord were “just wrong.”
Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have made billions, and talk about their objective to give it away through philanthropy.
A softening economy is among the things most likely to derail a Hillary Clinton bid for the White House in 2016, Politico's Ben White says.
New research finds that the Social Security Administration's bleak funding forecasts are actually too optimistic.
Nike CEO Mark Parker says tens of thousands of spinoff jobs also would be created from the trans-Pacific trade pact.
GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson sits down with CNBC's John Harwood to explain why the U.S. needs to be more "people-centric."
Presidential candidate Ben Carson talks about his love of the '68 Tigers, his decision to become a Republican and removing the victim mentality.
The GOP will lose the 2016 election without a sensible immigration-reform plan, says Larry Kudlow.
California is adopting new drought-fighting rules, but many people in the state don't seem interested in cutting back on water use.
A massive tax-cutting package championed by the Kansas governor is having unintended consequences.
No taxpayer dollars were spent on the transactions, and some employees have already been disciplined, officials told NBC News.
Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says a financial crisis will happen again at some point, but reforms undertaken after 2008 can serve to mitigate the damage.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans also tells CNBC "the stock market is high, there's no doubt about it."
Employment health plans were the big engine for covering people after Obamacare launched, with 9.6 million newly insured.
The Fed chair, asked about risks in the system, got markets' attention by cautioning on stock prices.
The Fed is looking for consumer spending to accelerate, with any rate hikes contingent on a pick-up, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said.
President Obama is preparing the Fair Labor Standards Act to make millions eligible for overtime pay protections, reports the Fiscal Times.