A state lawmaker says Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to bolster security along the Mexico border.» Read More
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports which U.S. state came in last in CNBC's annual ranking of the "Top State for Business."
CNBC's Scott Cohn and Eamon Javers offer insight on the state of the business climate for three key political swing states: Wisconsin, Virginia and Ohio.
CNBC's Scott Cohn explains how Texas was able to capture the title of "Top State for Business" for the third time.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and Eamon Javers report on the growing Libor scandal, and discuss Texas' win of the "Top State for Business" title in CNBC's annual study.
The Lone Star State is tops again, displacing Virginia, which didn't even finish second this year. And who's last? Rhode Island.
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), discusses jobs creation in the Lone Star State and health care coverage, with Gov. Rick Scott, (R-FL).
Ranked in order from the least expensive to the most expensive mansion, here are the priciest homes in the 10 biggest cities in the U.S.
The average U.S. home value is $147,300, but a professional athlete's home is anything but average. Read ahead to see 10 of the coolest athlete homes on the market.
A senior at Stephen F. Austin University is the founder of a political action committee that is shaking up House races in Texas.
"Our new refinery was built to serve U.S. markets first," says Peter Voser, Royal Dutch Shell CEO, discussing his company's expansion of the Motiva refinery, and the outlook on oil prices, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Steve LeBlanc, Texas Teachers senior managing director, shares his final thoughts on balancing making profits with a sense of purpose.
"We believe real estate can deliver a net 10% return to the pension plan," says Steve LeBlanc, Texas Teachers senior managing director, discussing the Texas-style of investing, and his decision to invest $3 billion with KKR and Apollo Global.
A new crop of graduates is about to flood not just the job market, but the rental market. So where will the new grads move? Here's a list of the best cities for recent college grads.
Last year’s collection of 10 Homes of Country Music Stars barely scratched the surface of the number of performers’ homes on the market, recently sold, being purchased or getting unloaded.
The following is a list the most expensive of the sporting events that had the most expensive luxury box suites, from baseball to basketball to football and more.
U.S. exports are almost certain to hit a record high in 2012, remaining one of the anchors of the nation’s economic recovery. See the list of busiest land, water, and air trade hubs.
Dow Chemical chairman and CEO, Andrew Liveris, discusses his company's plans to construct a multi-billion dollar plant in Texas and create thousands of jobs.
TripAdvisor looked at the busiest U.S. airports and user-generated reviews to see which ones were rated the best by the general flying public.
CPI numbers show consumer beef prices in March were up almost a full point from February, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
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.