Illinois faced spending freezes after lawmakers failed to approve a budget. Five other states also missed the July 1 deadline.» Read More
As more dark money flows through a largely obscured system of 501(c) groups, the IRS' Form 990 is what people will be looking at in the 2016 race.
Group of Seven leaders meet on Sunday in the Bavarian Alps for a summit overshadowed by Greece's debt crisis and ongoing violence in Ukraine.
Gawker Media's CEO, Nick Denton, said on Friday that he is not disturbed by his staff's vote to unionize.
The breach announced on Thursday raises questions about the government's ability to protect itself from attacks, NBC reports.
A Fed interest rate hike seems appropriate later this year despite muted growth in the second quarter, a top official said.
The strong jobs report is a reminder that this factor may be saving the economy, says Larry Kudlow.
GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry said Friday his initiatives as Texas governor can work anywhere in the United States.
GE CEO Jeff Immelt told employees that he had assembled a committee to look into more "pro-business" locations.
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry is back in the race for president. Perry has a powerful economic story to sell, but it's far from perfect.
The Fed's QE3 would have had a bigger impact if not for Washington's gridlock, former Fed official Richard Fisher tells CNBC.
The government expanded the NSA's warrantless surveillance of Americans' international Internet traffic, the NYT reports.
Rick Perry, the former Texas governor whose 2012 campaign for the White House turned into a disaster, announced he will run for president again.
Republican Jeb Bush is planning to announce his run for the White House in 2016 on June 15 in Miami, Reuters reported on Thursday.
Americans are broadly concerned about inequality of wealth and income and this is driving the 2016 presidential contest, according to a New York Times/CBS News poll. The NYT reports.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's letter could goose SEC Chair Mary Jo White to be tougher on rules and enforcement, Politico's Ben White says.
Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman is no friend of Hillary Clinton.
A major Texas health insurer is feeling "blue" from some steep losses and now wants sharply higher prices for Obamacare plans next year.
The New York Post is reporting that some New York Democrats are trying to entice Michael Bloomberg to run for president.
Eric Cantor may have left Washington for Wall Street, but he's still angry about laws passed after the financial crisis.
The U.S. significantly scaled back its security policy set after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, curtailing surveillance of phone records. The NYT reports.