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Of all the places for the wealthy to stash their money for tax purposes, South Dakota has emerged as a prime destination, Bloomberg News reported.
Gov. Chris Christie recently signed an order allowing towns "to commandeer" private property needed to minimize the risk of coastal flooding. The WSJ reports.
The outlook for the new year is positive: 49 percent think their own fortunes will improve in 2014, 14 percent are anticipating a downgrade.
Here are 11 of 2013’s most head-scratching political moments.
UBS and Bank of America are the only creditors to reach a settlement with Detroit to let the city out of $230 million contracts. The NYT reports.
President Barack Obama signed an executive order setting federal civilian and military pay rates for 2014.
The ABA said it will challenge the Volcker Rule unless regulators agree to suspend portions that restrict certain CODs, a report said.
A state court judge has barred the city of San Jose from imposing voter-approved pension cuts on current municipal workers.
Federal Judge Jed S. Rakoff spoke exclusively with CNBC in some of his first public comments following his controversial essay in January.
The deadline has been extended by a day for those who want to receive health insurance coverage through the federal exchange beginning Jan. 1, 2014.
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker also tells CNBC the looming departure of Ben Bernanke had "nothing at all" to do with the taper decision.
President Obama's healthcare law could have a "meltdown" and make it difficult for his party to keep control of the Senate next year, a Democrat said.
A a final budget fight will play out in the nearly empty Capitol as staffers parcel out more than $1 trillion.
As a key enrollment deadline hits Monday, many people without health insurance are picking the cheapest one.
The U.S. allows power companies to sell the carbon dioxide to oil companies. A side benefit is that the carbon gets permanently stuck underground.
US contracting companies should be barred from passing sensitive information to US security services, a spokesman for Merkel's conservatives said.
An analysis by The New York Times shows the cost of premiums for people who just miss qualifying for subsidies varies widely across the country.
Utah is issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, just hours after a federal judge struck down Utah's ban on gay marriages.
President Obama said more than half a million Americans enrolled in health insurance plans through HealthCare.gov during the first three weeks of December.
Surprise! Washington could be slightly less dysfunctional next year. Keep an eye on the debt ceiling, tax reform and mid-term elections. POLITICO's Ben White reports.
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