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The New York City Council on Wednesday held a hearing to debate banning e-cigarettes from public places.
After a judge ruled that the city can proceed with its historic bankruptcy, the stage is set for an epic legal battle over who helps pick up the tab.
In a sharp rebuff, China accused Washington of taking Japan's side in a tense clash over disputed islands in the East China Sea.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday launched what is planned to be a month-long push — and defense of — his signature health-care reform law.
A deal signed in South Korea by Huawei Technologies could undermine Washington's defense ties with Seoul. The FT reports.
Another Obamacare provision exists that most small business owners don't know about, says Sam Graves, chairman of the House small business committee.
The long-awaited decision makes the city the largest American municipality to qualify for bankruptcy protection.
The Fed's Jeffrey Lacker says banks are likely to cut back on risky short-term funding if markets believe bankruptcy not bailouts await them.
It isn't just Republicans voicing concerns about Obamacare. Former Clinton aide Lanny Davis tells CNBC it's time to start health care reform over.
Oregon has received just 219 paper applications for Obamacare insurance, and the state's online health care exchange still isn't working.
US regulators are "optimistic" that they will be able to vote before the end of the year on a final Volcker rule to ban proprietary trading by banks.
Instead of piling on criticism of the disastrous Obamacare rollout, Republicans should lead with solutions, says Kay Bailey Hutchison and Frank J. Macchiarola.
Still considered America's richest union, it has had troubles in recent years, including slumping membership and stalled organizing efforts.
A judge is expected to announce whether Detroit can get rid of $18 billion in debt in the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Illinois lawmakers were poised Tuesday to vote on a plan to solve the state's $100 billion pension crisis.
Even as President Barack Obama prepares to make a fresh push for his troubled healthcare program Tuesday, questions still remain about the error rates being seen HealthCare.gov.
U.S. Vice President Biden urged Japan and China to lower tensions that have spiked since Beijing announced an air defense zone over disputed islands.
The Amazon CEO's plans for using drones and his ownership of The Washington Post may signal a golden era of influence in Washington.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to decide whether Internet retailers need to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will try to strike a balance of calming military tensions with China while supporting Japan on a trip to Asia this week.
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