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Tea party challenger Matt Bevin is using the default deal with Democrats to pump up his primary campaign against the majority leader.
Many companies continue to pick up the tab for CEOs' spouses who accompany them on business trips. USA Today reports.
Now that the Fed is expected to keep its foot on the easy money pedal for months to come, don't expect to see much lower interest rates.
The city of Detroit will present a "mountain of evidence" to show that its perilous finances qualify for a turnaround in bankruptcy court.
The White House says President Barack Obama has assured German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the U.S. isn't listening in on her phone calls.
The company, which has delivered 96 Dreamliners to 16 customers, now plans to increase the number of 787s it will build and deliver by 2016 and 2020.
RBOB gasoline futures plunged to $2.57 a gallon Wednesday morning, the lowest price since November 2012, which could have an even greater impact on prices at the pump than crude oil prices.
Whether the Cardinals or Red Sox win the World Series, the big money owners are already earning handsomely.
The start of the 2014 tax filing season will be postponed by a week or two next year, the IRS said, likely delaying some tax refunds, as well.
FedEx expects that holiday shoppers will be more nice than naughty this year, with shipments rising from 2012.
The reason is largely that incomes, which are up just about 3 percent from a year ago, are not keeping pace with home prices.
The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals square off Wednesday in the 2013 World Series. What a difference 50 years makes.
Major League Baseball has seven times as many $20 million players as the NFL does. NBC News reports.
Asset bubbles alone don't cause financial crises like the one in 2008, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC.
Seemingly unaffected by the end of the 16-day partial U.S. government shutdown, mortgage applications barely moved last week.
The tech mess on Obamacare's HealthCare.gov was inevitable, but can be fixed fairly quickly, said the ex-president of software giant Oracle.
September saw the economy add just 148,000 jobs, worse than expected, though the unemployment rate fell to 7.2 percent.
President Obama has appointed his adviser Jeffrey Zients to the task of fixing the website for the Affordable Care Act, known as "ObamaCare".
Signs of friction have caught the attention of the oil market, but traders aren't concerned about supply issues for now.
Air Force officers have been caught leaving open a blast door that is intended to help prevent intruders from entering their underground command post.
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Motif Investing has created a 25-stock index to give investors an opportunity to invest in climate change, explains co-founder Hardeep Walia.
The economic impact of the deadly virus may spread even further, if more multinational companies choose to keep a lid on operations.
The "fist bump" could be more hygienic than the formal and business-like handshake, according to university scientists.
From jobs data to the Fed announcement, what's most important for investors? Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank EVP & CIO, and Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor principal, provide perspective.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the huge week ahead for economic data, including ADP and unemployment data, and what's to come from the Fed's monetary policy announcement.
Discussing the impact to the real estate market, from Trulia and Zillow's merger, with Tim Rood, Collingwood Group partner, and Bradley Safalow, PAA Research founder & CEO.