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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.
There's no question that Twitter's revenue is growing incredibly fast, but Twitter is not profitable.
Since the official September employment report was not released as scheduled on Friday because of the government shutdown, CNBC crunched the numbers.
S&P says the standoff over government funding and the borrowing limit is "unlikely to change" its AA plus rating on U.S. debt.
If Congress fails to raise the debt ceiling, the Treasury Secretary will have to figure out how to make due with a third less in government funds.
If investors put their trading hats on, they may be able to protect themselves from a possible default and even possibly come out ahead.
The stalemate over U.S. budget talks has foiled U.S. President Barack Obama's plans to travel to Asia this weekend.
Nearly 50% of FDA employees have been sent home and many of the agency's day-to-day activities are on hold until the budget impasse is over.
In the largest Silicon Valley IPO since Facebook, Twitter will seek to raise $1 billion and intends to list its stock under the symbol TWTR.
Just hours before Congress shut down the federal government, the Pentagon quietly went on a shopping spree and spent billions.
Days after the launch of government-run health insurance marketplaces, high traffic continues to thwart enrollment on the Obamacare exchanges.
Stocks finished broadly lower Thursday, with the Dow closing below the psychologically-important 15000 mark, after gunshots were fired outside the Capitol building and as the government shutdown dragged into a third day.
As Twitter's IPO gets closer, the company is taking extraordinary measures to make sure it doesn't have a disastrous IPO like Facebook.
The Fed should focus less on the short-term and look to bringing inflation back to its 2-percent target over the long term, a top official said.
Damage from a default would be more than bad PR—it could affect everyone from bankers to pensioners to holders of money market funds.
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