LONDON, July 31- Gold fell to a six-week low on Thursday and was set for its second monthly drop since May as the dollar rose on optimism over the U.S. economy, which offset a message from the Federal Reserve that it is in no rush to raise interest rates.» Read More
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on a growing tax scam where $100M dollars' worth of debit cards issued by online tax services for refunds, land in the hands of crooks.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the IRS Whistleblower program is running up against a brick wall.
Debating whether the U.S. is turning into a country of "people sitting on a couch, waiting for their next government check", with Herman Cain, former presidential candidate and Willie Brown, former San Francisco mayor.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports a new video has surfaced on the over-the-top GSA meeting in Las Vegas, and Congress has scheduled hearings next week to investigate the apparent taxpayer funded boondoggle, with Rep. Jeff Denham, (R-CA).
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on a major development in the early detection of Alzheimer's disease, and discussing how the FDA approved brain scan from Eli Lilly works, with Robert Petersen, M.D., Mayo Clinic.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the outrageous ways $80 billion in taxpayer money is making its way into the hands of criminals via health care fraud.
Money for the primary training program for dislocated workers is 18 percent lower than it was in 2006, even though there are six million more people looking for work now. The New York Times reports.
Discussing the EPA's proposed rules on greenhouse gas emissions, and whether it will kill the coal industry and jobs, with Cecil Roberts, United Mine Workers of America.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Interior Department wants to speed up drilling permits on Federal land, and debating whether this signals a change in energy policy at the White House, with Bill Richardson, former U.S. Secretary of Energy and Gale Norton, former U.S. Secretary of the Interior.
Legislation is being considered that would end the perk first class and airline elite passengers enjoy today — preferred security lines at airports nationwide.
Applications for medical marijuana licensing in Colroado is down, forcing the state to trim its enforcement staff.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports the GSA chief resigned amid reports of excessive spending; AFA Foods files for bankruptcy after "pink slime" outcry; and talk show queen, Oprah Winfrey admits she's made plenty of mistakes with her own network.
Will the EPA's view on fracking lead to a less adversarial process that will free up energy? Mad Money host Jim Cramer, weighs in.
Gov. John Kasich, (R-OH), discusses why his state filed suit to repeal Obamacare; the EPA's carbon rule; and Ohio's tax solution.
Is the EPA setting unreasonable limits on coal plants that will result in lost jobs and hurt the economy? CNBC's Larry Kudlow, and Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), discuss.
In an election year, tough House budget proposals to cut domestic programs such as Medicaid, food stamps and transportation appear destined to go back on the shelf in favor of more pedestrian, politically safe goals.
Discussing an IRS plan to audit people making $500k or more a year, with Gary Shapiro, Consumer Electronics Association, and Mark Everson, former IRS commissioner.
The transition from serving in the U.S. Armed Forces to working in the private sector can be a difficult one.
On Tuesday, the USPS launched a new marketing campaign to promote “Every Door Direct Mail,” a shipping service for small businesses with postage rates starting at 14.5 cents per piece.
Conservative Republicans controlling the House unveiled a budget blueprint Tuesday that combines slashing cuts to safety net programs for the poor with sharply lower tax rates in an election-year manifesto painting clear campaign differences with President Barack Obama.