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Clinton and Obama are scheduled to attend the same event in Martha's Vineyard on Wednesday night, according to Politico.
Obama is loosening restrictions on lobbyists who want to serve on federal advisory boards.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie posted on his Facebook page a video showing two of his kids dumping a bucket of ice water on his head.
President Barack Obama pledged to support Iraqi President Fouad Massoum and newly nominated prime minister-designate Haider Abadi.
Securities regulators have filed fraud charges against the state of Kansas, alleging offering documents failed to disclose risks to investors.
The U.S. and global recoveries have been "disappointing" says Federal Reserve vice chair Stanley Fischer.
Lawmakers weighed in on President Barack Obama's authorization of "targeted airstrikes" in Iraq.
President Obama and Germany's Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law.
President Obama said on Saturday warned there was no quick fix to a crisis that threatens to tear Iraq apart.
The U.S. bombed militants marching on Iraq's Kurdish capital after President Barack Obama said Washington must act to prevent "genocide".
CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow and economist Robert Sinche argue that the best kind of welfare the U.S. can provide is a job.
U.S. scientists face legal obstacles and frustrations in trying to study the medical uses of marijuana, the New York Times reports.
Ukraine said it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine, a statement Moscow dismissed as a "fairy tale."
Republican politicians sued the SEC, seeking to throw out a rule that limits political donations by investment advisers.
In May, a unanimous vote by the Federal Election Commission made it legal for bitcoin donations to be deposited into official campaign accounts.
Don't believe the hype that insurance companies are getting squeezed on Obamacare. That's the message from Ezekiel Emanuel, one of the law's architects.
HealthCare.gov won't disclose some key details of Obamacare, including how many people have paid, insurer market share and proposed 2015 prices.
U.S. Senator Carl Levin is preparing a last push to bring Wall Street's big commodity traders to heel during his final months in office.
The way Congress sees it, higher profits will generate higher corporate tax bills, which will help pay to fix America's crumbling highways.
President Barack Obama told a U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit that he wants to move quickly to curb tax inversions.