JC Penney shares tumbled to their lowest in nearly 13 years after a Goldman Sachs report projected slow sales and liquidity trouble.
The government is after JP Morgan in a way that we haven't seen since Jimmy Hoffa, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has ended a marathon Senate speech opposing President Barack Obama's health care law after talking for 21 hours, 19 minutes.
The financially strapped United States Postal Service proposed a 3-cent increase in first-class stamps on Wednesday.
The market's shocked reaction to the Fed's decision not to taper last week has raised concerns over the bank's ability to communicate with investors.
"It's important to remember that health care is the economy. ... The idea that we can separate out the two is a fantasy," Obama said.
Sen. Ted Cruz talks and talks and talks about his opposition to Obamacare, and his love for "Green Eggs and Ham."
Eight agencies joined forces to help protect the elderly from financial scams and to clarify privacy responsibilities for financial institutions.
How does a shutdown affect the military, government workers and average Americans reliant on government programs and benefits?
The US could have less than $50B in cash in October when the government exhausts its legal borrowing capacity, Treasury's Jack Lew said on Tuesday.
Thousands of American workers and businesses could lose if the government shuts down next week, but it might be a boon for some politicians.
A battle in San Jose, the self-proclaimed capital of Silicon Valley, over benefit cuts could have a ripple effect in California.
Odds are rising that congressional inaction could lead to a government shutdown, but that's not the biggest worry Washington has dealt markets.
Dan Hesse tells Cramer demand for the new iPhone is so brisk, he can barely keep up.
The electric car is on the fast track, but drivers need to charge up their engines. New ventures are getting the EV charger marketplace in gear.
Apple's iPhone 5C doesn't cost that much less to make than the iPhone 5S, which features the fingerprint sensor, according to IHS research.
It's simply known as "The Ski Home." This Aspen, Colo., megamansion is the largest home in town. CNBC cameras take you on a VIP tour with the owner.
Millionaires can be forgiven for feeling, well, a little average. There are millions of millionaires in the U.S. Here are some signs you're super rich.
Lawyers for the hedge fund SAC Capital and prosecutors met to discuss a potential settlement of the case.
While newly built homes have always sold at a premium to existing homes, the divide is widening. Could this be the beginning of a bubble?