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Senator Barbara Mikulski, the longest-serving female senator in U.S. history, will retire at the end of her term.
The GOP's promises of a functional legislative branch was exactly what we thought it was: complete nonsense, Politico's Ben White says.
Robert H. Benmosche, who restored AIG to health after taxpayers rescued it with a $182 billion bailout, died Friday, The New York Times reported.
The House did not record enough votes on Friday to pass a bill that would have temporarily funded the Department of Homeland Security.
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This Saturday, investors will tune in to see if India's Narendra Modi delivers on the reforms he's promised as he unveils the country's annual budget.
FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai explained Friday why he thinks the commission's latest ruling will hurt the consumer.
Congress appeared to be headed toward approving a bill postponing Homeland Security's partial shutdown.
Elizabeth Warren's opposition to the president's Pacific trade proposal shows how the senator can agitate, Politico's Ben White says.
The US needs to stop tiptoeing around religious sensitivity when it comes to terrorist acts in the name of Islam, says David Phillips.
Enshrining net neutrality into Federal Communications Communications rules subjects the Internet to the whims of politicians, Mark Cuban tells CNBC.
Democrats signed on to a Senate Republican plan to avoid a partial shutdown of DHS, putting pressure on House Republicans to accept.
The U.S. may not be as strong as investors think because it is growing overly dependent on the consumer for economic growth, Jim O'Neill tells CNBC.
The IRS offers some provisions for early withdrawals from your retirement accounts. But there's a steep price to pay.
Senate Democrats OK a GOP plan to fund the Homeland Security Department without immigration provisions opposed by Obama.
It is about time the government put tougher standards on retirement savings brokers, Vanguard Group founder Jack Bogle tells CNBC.
The House has begun hearings on the U.S. food stamp program. They'll be watched closely by more than just the hungry.
The latest standoff on funding—for the Department of Homeland Security—is riskier for Republicans. CNBC's John Harwood explains.
But Internet Association President Michael Beckerman replies that the regulation will not be as heavy-handed as opponents say it will be.
It was only the third veto of Obama's presidency, although many more are expected.