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  • Business heads: Reform immigration laws now! Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    Some of the nation's leading businesses are prodding lawmakers to act on immigration as the issue enters a critical phase on Capitol Hill.

  • OSLO, May 28- Norway plans to cut taxes, build more infrastructure and step up spending on research next year as it prepares to reduce its reliance on oil, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Wednesday.

  • BASILDON, England, May 23- British Prime Minister David Cameron will be forced to step up his drive to claw back powers from the European Union to head off a challenge to his leadership after losing votes to the anti- EU UK Independence Party, its leader Nigel Farage said.

  • *Italy launched search-and-rescue mission after October shipwreck. *Italy calls for more help from EU. Italy launched the mission last October as an emergency measure to prevent shipwrecks after 366 men, women and children fleeing African countries drowned when their boat capsized a mile from Sicily.

  • Kudlow: Immigration reform is pro-growth, pro-GOP Monday, 19 May 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    Mexican agricultural workers cultivate romaine lettuce on a farm on October 8, 2013 in Holtville, Calif.

    If the GOP is to recapture the Senate this year, it must have a strong pro-growth message that includes immigration reform.

  • Immigration debate masks benefits to EU's top economies Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    The arresting image comes from an election poster for the United Kingdom Independence Party, a once-fringe movement that wants to withdraw Britain from the EU and looks set to garner the most votes in next week's European Parliament polls. Worry about immigration is now higher in Britain than in any other EU country bar Malta.

  • Tea party leader endorses immigration overhaul Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 10:56 AM ET
    Sal Russo

    A national tea party leader is endorsing immigration overhaul legislation including legal status for the 11.5 million people now here illegally.

  • Creating more competition in Medicare: Rubio     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 8:16 AM ET

    Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), shares his thoughts on creating more competition and options for Medicare participants. And Rubio discusses his plan to create a place for people to invest other than Treasurys and the nature of the future economy as more people work beyond age 65.

  • Rubio reveals retirement plan     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., discusses his plans for providing retirement security, boosting the middle class and overhauling Medicare.

  • Reading mixed market messages     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 8:07 AM ET

    John Lynch, Wells Fargo Private Bank, says it's a positive signal the market is moving from consumer-led to business-led. We are looking at technology and industrials, says Lynch.

  • Barney Frank on closing tax loopholes     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 7:36 AM ET

    Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass.), shares his thoughts on what he would like to see done to offset some of the tax burden and make sure more people pay their fair share of the tax rate.

  • Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass.), discusses implementing corporate tax reform in a fair and equitable way.

  • Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, shares his thoughts on the private sector's involvement in rebuilding the nation's crumbling infrastructure as opposed to the U.S. government. It's doable, says Robert Cox, Reuters Breakingviews.

  • Yahoo buys Blink for undisclosed amount     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    Robert Cox, Reuters Breakingviews, and Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, discuss the likely motivation behind Yahoo's acquisition of mobile messaging app "Blink". The reason you pay up for these things is because they have a user base, Cox says.

  • Shovel-ready concept misguided: Lazear     Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, discusses the effectiveness of the government's "shovel-ready" stimulus program. Obama led us astray, contends Lazear.

  • Senator Marco Rubio, a likely Republican candidate for the White House, on Tuesday unveiled plans to give more Americans a way to save for retirement while raising the retirement age for younger workers.

  • WASHINGTON, May 13- President Barack Obama's decision on possible changes to U.S. deportation policy sets up an election-year skirmish that could help Democrats win points with their political base while irritating Republicans who are open to immigration reform.

  • May 2- Security systems maker Tyco International said its board had approved a proposal to move the company's headquarters to Ireland from Switzerland, citing recent Swiss laws capping executive pay and tightening immigration rules.

  • President Obama discusses a bipartisan plan for immigration reform.

  • Immigration reform will happen: Jack Lew Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 10:58 AM ET
    US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks to the media during G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Sydney.

    The public has grown far too pessimistic on the prospects of immigration reform, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC.