The leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday announced an agreement on legislation to wind down government-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, jump-starting a long-standing debate that could still take years to resolve.» Read More
Hurricane Irene and the closure of at least 1,000 theater locations along the East Coast is expected to put a dent in this weekend's domestic box office.
From emergency preparation to landfall, see how the Northeast is impacted by Hurricane Irene.
The week's top business and investment news, including Hurricane Irene and banking plays.
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits Virginia, sending tremors as far north as Martha's Vineyard, where President Obama is vacationing and as far west as Detroit.
Discussing what makes the Old Dominion state work so well, and what federal lawmakers can learn from it, with former Gov. Douglas Wilder, (D-VA), and former Gov. James Gilmore, (R-VA).
CNBC's Scott Cohn explains why Virginia made the top state for business and how it was calculated.
The Old Dominion State returns as America’s Top State for Business in 2011, and we’re starting to detect a pattern here.