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New insurance exchanges, intended to expand health coverage to uninsured Americans, launched Tuesday.
Negotiations between JPMorgan Chase and U.S. officials to resolve allegations the bank mis-sold mortgage securities in the run-up to the financial crisis are focusing on how credit and blame will be distributed in any settlement, people familiar with the matter say, the FT reports.
An insider at JPMorgan has supplied information to the U.S. Justice Department related to the sale of mortgage securities, the WSJ reported.
The Senate rejected the House's budget bill, making the shutdown of many agencies at midnight much more likely.
The former CEO of Chesapeake Energy is about to close on $1.8 billion in equity and debt financing for a new exploration and production company.
New York City's annual cost per inmate was $167,731 last year, nearly as much as it costs to pay for four years of tuition at an Ivy League school.
A new report says that many watersheds in the U.S. are seriously stressed, with demand for water exceeding the natural supply of the resource.
A bitter fight between two of the New York area's wealthiest families is playing out in the modest trappings of a county courthouse.
Obama said his message to Congress is: Do not shut down the government, do not shut down the economy. He also said he spoke with Iran's president.
The U.S. Senate passed a bill to fund the government past Monday, while at the same time preserving funding for Obamacare.
The latest budget battle has veered even further off course than past efforts to drive the government off a fiscal cliff.
Some workers at the National Security Agency intentionally misused the government's secret surveillance systems to spy on romantic interests.
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American seniors tight on savings on will soon face new hurdles in financing retirement through the federal government's reverse mortgage program.
Lumber Liquidators stock fell after federal authorities executed a search warrant at the Virginia headquarters of hardwood flooring retailer the day before.
Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on the debt ceiling fight and threat of a government shutdown.
Hold the fries, pass the salad. McDonald's said it would offer healthy options as part of its popular value meals.
To most people, it's a hundred bucks. But to a small cadre of dedicated, if slightly obsessed, collectors, the new $100 bills are a gold mine.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has pledged to cut the Army by 80,000, but a new study by suggests that Hagel could cut more while doing no harm.
A top Fed official said the need to bring down unemployment outweighed inflation concerns from the central bank's bond-buying stimulus program
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