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As the government shutdown enters its second week, a widening circle of consumers are feeling its effects.
D.C. gridlock could leave a void in futures markets, where contracts move on stockpile data. And drilling leases could suffer from curtailed auctions.
Facing a looming federal default, the House GOP leadership will meet with President Obama at the White House on Thursday in a bid to resolve the budget deadlock.
Millions of dollars are potentially at risk if we can't get the product to market in time for the holiday season in Japan, an industry expert said.
Sen. Bob Corker wants to make sure that Fed Vice Chairwoman Janet Yellen doesn't enable bad policy should she get the central bank top job.
Leaders are counting on an economic meltdown to pull Republicans into line, but a broad section of the party says a default poses little threat.
As Mayor Michael Bloomberg's long reign draws to a close, some of New York's ealthiest expressed alarm at a future without the billionaire at the city's helm.
News that Janet Yellen will be nominated as the next Fed chief will provide temporary relief to markets.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker has told CNBC that the ongoing government shutdown is hitting business confidence, but insisted that the situation would be short lived.
After months of speculation, it's official: Janet Yellen will succeed Bernanke as the next Fed chair, the White House said late Tuesday.
Several states disclosed that they have enrolled tens of thousands in insurance plans, but authorities have not revealed federal numbers yet.
“We can’t make extortion routine as a part of our democracy – democracy doesn't function this way,” said President Barack Obama as the partial shutdown dragged on for an eighth day.
House Speaker John Boehner says he is willing to negotiate budget issues with President Barack Obama without any conditions.
Jon Stewart has issues about Obamacare and he let Kathleen Sebelius know about them on "The Daily Show."
Four structural factors helped push the U.S. into this government shutdown, and now facing potential default.
Republicans are weighing legislation requiring the creation of a new negotiating panel to find deficit-reductions to reopen the government.
The more Wall Street is convinced that Washington will act rationally and raise the debt ceiling, the less pressure there will be on lawmakers.
For politicians, the most important shutdown deadline is Oct. 17. Meanwhile, federal employees are focused on Friday, Oct. 11: payday.
It's unfair for the media to depict the tea party like "some kind of disease," billionaire entrepreneur Sam Zell told CNBC on Tuesday.
The former chairman of the Democratic National Committee said that, ultimately, the Affordable Care Act was created for the private sector.