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Using our Top States for Business metrics, we judge the performance of the governors running in the 2016 US presidential election.
Lindsey Graham announced he is entering the race for the presidency, expanding the Republican field to nine candidates.
Martin O'Malley, the former MD governor and ex- Baltimore mayor, announced he was running for president, The Financial Times reports.
FIFA was almost forced to conduct a second round of voting, but Joseph "Sepp" Blatter's opponent withdrew from the race.
The numbers are not as bad as they look and the economy is still likely to work in Clinton's favor next year, Politico's Ben White says.
The Hillary Clinton campaign held a briefing this week that was strictly controlled and left reporters with little to write.
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and faces a tough battle to diversify an economy reliant on oil and hampered by terrorism and corruption.
Here's why the G.O.P. presidential field for 2016 may be the largest-ever in either party, NBC News reports.
Some argue that Rand Paul's best bet for the presidency is to refocus, sooner than later, on fiscal conservatism.
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders tells CNBC's John Harwood "don't underestimate me ... we've got a shot to win this thing."
Spain's ruling People's Party (PP) took a battering in elections after voters punished them for four years of spending cuts and corruption scandals.
Civil asset forfeitures have gone up in recent years, and in this report we break down how many asset seizures were valued over $1 million.
Her marriage to Nelson Rockefeller soon after both had been divorced raised a political storm and may have cost him the GOP presidential nomination.
The GOP has a target-rich environment to go after Hillary Clinton. But will that keep her from the White House? Politico's Ben White takes a look.
In the House, an odd coalition of tea party Republicans and liberal Democrats could block Obama's efforts on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
Charges of sexism also belittle Elizabeth Warren, who has played a serious game of hardball versus the president on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
Jeb Bush is simply determined to run for president his way and not bow to political customs unless he absolutely must. NBC reports.
Some of the center-right Conservative party's promises will be difficult to keep — and here we look at why.
Goldman Sachs is expected to pay $129.5 million to settle its portion of a lawsuit that accuses banks of rigging prices in the forex market.
Top U.S. bank execs are working to push back against "banks are bad" election rhetoric, The Wall Street Journal reports.