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HENDERSON, Nev.-- Sometimes all President Barack Obama has to do is look out the window to get a firsthand look at the country's economic woes. This week in this town, the presidential motorcade speeds past opulent homes lining manmade Lake Las Vegas as he heads to the sprawling luxury development where he's preparing for the upcoming debates with Mitt Romney.
CONCORD, N.H.-- The average price of gas in New Hampshire has gone up a penny a gallon in the last week, averaging $3.86. The national price, meanwhile, has fallen 2.4 cents per gallon to $3.79. The website Newhampshiregasprices.com says prices in the state were 39.2 cents per gallon higher than the same day a year ago and 11.4 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.
CONCORD, N.H.-- Two former executives at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and a retiring Executive Council member are receiving lifetime achievement awards at the New Hampshire Business and Industry Association's 99th annual celebration next month.
About two-thirds of the auctioned items were from Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker, but items also came from other notorious criminals, including Al Capone, Pretty Boy Floyd and John Dillinger.
While the July unemployment figure rose a tenth of a point from June to 8.3 percent, the government says 44 states saw their rates increase.
If television ad spending is any guide, the White House race will come down to nine states that have absorbed an eye-popping $350 million in commercials so far.
Behold the Taghkanic House, presiding over a gentleman’s farm in upstate New York’s Hudson Valley, a two-hour drive from New York City.
The presidential campaigns and their allies are zeroing in mainly on nine swing states, bombarding them with commercials in the earliest concentration of advertising in modern politics, The New York Times reports.
CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.
Not all states are created equal. Read ahead to see which states have the best credit scores in the country.
While some homeowners see their abodes as shelter from the elements, others want to embrace nature and invite it inside.
Washington state may be the next American state to legalize gay marriage. It has the support of several major companies, but Microsoft is the most high-profile business to back it. Prominent figures in the business community support marriage equality, as was the case in New York, the last state to legalize it.
CNBC.com ranks the 10 richest people who have sought the U.S. presidency since 1992. Check out the list!
Representative Ron Paul of Texas finished a strong second in the state’s Republican primary on Tuesday, which in many ways was the more telling outcome in a race where Mitt Romney’s dominance was never in doubt, The New York Times reports.
Voters in the tiny New Hampshire village famed for casting the first ballots in the nation's first presidential primary found themselves in a tie Tuesday between Republicans Mitt Romney and Jon Huntsman.
Former Utah Governor, Jon Huntsman, (R) discusses his campaign strategy, taxes, American manufacturing and his move up in the GOP New Hampshire primary.
Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary is a perfect venue for Granite Staters, living in the shadow of the carcasses of factories, to make their voices heard nationwide. Kudlow's Executive Producer Albert Lewitinn hopes the residents don’t deliberately stay home.
Debating whether Tim Carney, Washington Examiner, got his facts straight in his latest piece on populism, taxes, blue collar workers, and Rick Santorum, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
For Mitt Romney to do so well in Iowa is a very big story and a great shot in the arm as the campaign moves to New Hampshire, says Sen. John Thune, (R-SD). Thune adds that Romney's campaign can withstand the long road ahead while other GOP candidates will soon drop out of the race.