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A protracted government shutdown could disrupt the red-hot IPO market, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur told CNBC.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. fell 13.78 cents in the last two weeks, as refiners passed on lower crude prices.
John A. Boehner said the House would not vote to reopen the government without compromises on the health law.
The CEO of Moody's ruled out the chance of a U.S. government default, even if an agreement over raising the debt ceiling is not achieved by October.
The U.S. economy was one of the first economies to escape the last recession, but economists are already trying to work out when the next will hit.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about his cynical explanation for why the government shutdown continues.
As few as 1 in 100 applications on the federal government's exchange contains enough information to enroll the applicant in a plan.
Lockheed Martin said about 3,000 employees would be furloughed from Monday due to the U.S. shutdown.
Since its legendary founder died two years ago Saturday, Apple has received no shortage of scrutiny.
The Federal Reserve could reduce the pace of its bond-buying stimulus despite the government shutdown, a Fed official said on Friday.
Now that the U.S. has edged past Russia as the world's largest oil and gas producer, the drumbeat to export some of that oil bounty might get louder.
"Serious offers only, I really need the money," a furloughed government worker writes in a Craigslist post.
A disavowal from the White House press secretary illustrates how the shutdown is rooted in bitter distrust between the administration and GOP leaders.
House Speaker John Boehner denounced Washington's political stalemate, insisting that Congress isn't playing "some damn game."
Don't bet the farm on an MBA, the famed investor advises. If you want to be rich, become an expert in agriculture.
Washington's efforts to scare Wall Street haven't come to much so far. Stocks have been a mixed bag this week. However, bonds have barely budged.
Among services currently on hold are EPA testing programs used to determine the mileage ratings of new vehicles as well as field crash tests by the NHTSA.
Tweeter Home Entertainment has gotten a huge investor boost since Twitter announced its IPO Thursday afternoon.
Mark Cuban sparred with a government lawyer Thursday over why the billionaire dumped his shares in a Canadian search-engine company in 2004.
The good news is that the fear of the government remaining shut until the October 17th debt ceiling deadline seems less likely.
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