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President Barack Obama called the sequester reckless and said his 2014 budget proposal a "fiscally responsible blueprint for middle class jobs and our economy."
President Obama sent Congress a $3.8 trillion spending blueprint on Wednesday that strives to achieve a "grand bargain" to tame runaway deficits, raising taxes on the wealthy and trimming popular benefit programs.
The construction sector is poised for strong growth and will become a leading job creator, said Sheryl Palmer, CEO of homebuilder Taylor Morrison.
Instagram has yet to monetize its photo-sharing social network. It may want to take a page out of Twitter's monetization playbook.
Newly reappointed JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman detailed some of his top priorities in one of his first conversations with analysts since Ron Johnson was ousted this week as chief of the struggling retailer. The top priority: reconnecting with its customers.
Even as images of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings are fresh in America's conscious, a pro-gun group is sponsoring a promotion to give away a gun each day in April.
Staffers on the House Financial Services Committee received the minutes yesterday, a full day ahead of schedule.
With home listings down as the housing market heats up, some buyers are refusing to wait until the for-sale signs appear.
Wall Street regulations crafted after the financial crisis were written quickly during turbulent times and need to be changed, the head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce told CNBC.
The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season will be "above average" with 18 tropical storms, nine of which will intensify into hurricanes, forecasters at Colorado State University predicted on Wednesday.
Ron Johnson's plush taste, against-the-grain ideas and controversial partnership deals all played a hand in his downfall at JC Penney after 17 months. The NYT reports.
Federal Reserve policy makers worried about increased risks due to the central bank's aggressive monetary stimulus, though most view those dangers as "manageable" for now.
It is too soon for the Federal Reserve to consider tapering or halting its asset purchases, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said on Wednesday.
Websites for five U.S. banks have been struck in the last month, with 13 targeted. With the rising threat of a hack, is your money safe?
Cosmetics tycoon Leonard Lauder has promised New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art his long-sought collection of Picassos and other works.
The Senate Banking Committee is set to hold a hearing on Thursday to examine whether regulators inappropriately "outsource" oversight to consultants that are paid billions of dollars by the banks. The NY Times reports.
Family Dollar Stores reported a weaker-than-expected quarterly profit, blaming a delay in tax refunds for hurting sales at the end of January and early February.
Mortgage applications rose last week, driven by improved refinance demand as interest rates tumbled, an industry group said on Wednesday.
President Barack Obama on Wednesday will issue ideas to raise $580 billion in new tax revenues, including a minimum tax on the wealthy and putting an end to some corporate tax breaks.
A revolution has started as consumers use technology to carry out everyday banking tasks. America's banks are reconsidering the future of the branch.
The majority of the skiers and snowboarders on the slopes now came from households earning more than $100,000.
Getty CEO Jonathan Klein speaks about what it was like growing up white in South Africa and the advice he received from Nelson Mandela when they met.
Wal-Mart has agreed to settle lawsuits involving explosions of plastic gas cans.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, Donald Carty, Virgin America chairman, discusses the "super" merger between American and U.S. Airways. "The airline industry is going to be healthier as a consequence," Carty says.
Discussing McDonald's problems in the U.S. and success in Europe, with Andy Barish, Jefferies, and Peter Saleh, Telsey Advisory Group analyst.
Shayan Zadeh, Zoosk co-founder & CEO, shares statistic on what he is seeing in the overall growth of online dating. According to a Pew Research survey, thirty-eight percent of Americans who are single and looking have used an online dating site.