• Stocks may fall 10%, if Fed loses Street cred: Pro Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during a press conference with Janet Yellen.

    The Fed is risking its credibility among investors by refusing to consider a sooner interest rate hike, hedge fund manager David Gerstenhaber tells CNBC.

  • Mr. Fix It: US needs Reagan-style overhaul Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 8:53 AM ET
    Ronald Reagan in a 1965 TV episode of "Death Valley Days."

    It feels like the malaise of the Jimmy Carter presidency and the nation needs Ronald Reagan-type reform, says turnaround expert Steve Miller.

  • Employers say they can't fill jobs—and here's why Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 5:04 PM ET

    A lower unemployment rate doesn't mean all jobs are getting filled. A new survey reports many businesses are having difficulty finding workers.

  • Bad data to watch     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Global fears are weighing on stocks. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight to just one piece of bad news after another.

  • Liesman's world of worry     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    With U.S. stocks getting hit by global fears, CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at the contrast between global weakness and pretty good economic data in the United States.

  • Workers at large firms can expect 3% raises Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:31 AM ET
    Employees assemble 2.0 liter ecoboost engines on the production line at the Ford Motor Co. Cleveland Engine Plant in Brook Park, Ohio.

    US workers at large companies can expect median base salary increases of 3% next year, USA Today reports.

  • State tax cuts aren't driving job growth Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:45 AM ET
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

    Some U.S. states have cut taxes to lure businesses and create jobs, but the growth hasn't materialized. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 11,000 to 304,000     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    This is going to change everything that is going on in Europe, says CNBC's Rick Santelli breaking down the latest numbers on unemployment and sharing his thoughts on how it will likely impact European markets.

  • Jobless claims fall, flirt with post-recession low Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:31 AM ET
    A sign welcomes job seekers to a job fair at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.

    New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.

  • Ex-Im Bank debate: Take it or leave it?     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    Senator Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), weighs in on the political controversy over the Export-Import Bank. While many say the bank helps U.S. firms compete overseas, others say it's time to get rid of crony capitalism.

  • CNBC wealth editor Robert Frank and CNBC anchor Tyler Mathisen discuss a unlikely point of agreement among most millionaire: that the workweek should be shorter.

  • Look who backs a 4-day workweek Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 11:58 AM ET
    Larry Page, co-founder and chief executive officer at Google Inc.

    Not just Google's Larry Page but everyday millionaires, who you'd guess would preach the religion of long hours, think our workweek should be shorter.

  • Millennials vs. Robots—Who will win the jobs Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 9:44 AM ET
    A human-like robot called Pepper, developed by SoftBank Corp.'s Aldebaran Robotics unit, gestures during a news conference in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

    Joining the workforce in the age of drone delivery and self-driving cars is difficult for millennials as robots take available jobs. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Ex-Obama advisor sees sooner Fed rate hike Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 11:36 AM ET
    Alan Krueger, Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University.

    But the former chairman of Obama's Council of Economic Advisers insists the central bank is not yet behind the curve on interest rates based on recent economic and jobs data.

  • Obama seeks nearly $4B for immigration crisis Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.

  • Wages and the American dream     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 2:53 PM ET

    Discussing stagnant wage growth for many Americans, with Ivory Johnson, Delancey Wealth Management, and Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors.

  • Santelli Exchange: Accelerating productivity     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group chief market analyst, break down today's job openings data and discuss the economies lack of productivity.

  • May JOLTS report little changed from April Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    A mechanic performs a final inspection on a CFM56-7 jet engine at General Electric Co.'s GE Aviation factory in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

    The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for May was little changed from April at 4.6 million, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

  • Watch out for asset bubbles developing: Sternlicht Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:37 AM ET
    Barry Sternlicht

    Investors are at risk of becoming too complacent because there are so few places to find yield, Starwood Capital Group CEO Barry Sternlicht tells CNBC.

  • Why investors can still count on the Fed: El-Erian Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:17 AM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian

    Janet Yellen's willingness to risk to financial instability down the road for immediate economic gains is an "all-in bet," former Pimco exec Mohamed El-Erian says.

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  • Mary Thompson is a general assignment reporter, covering a range of stories from the 2008 financial crisis to Hurricane Katrina.

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