Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.» Read More
Jim Cramer says Washington has "lost control." The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses where to find the best investment opportunities in the market.
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., told CNBC on Thursday that lawmakers should try the regular budget process for a change.
Obama signed a last-minute deal early Thursday morning to avert a damaging debt default and to reopen the government.
The director of the U.S. National Security Agency and his deputy are expected to depart in the coming months, U.S. officials said on Wednesday.
Sen. Corker said people talk big, "but when it gets to signing a bill that actually has these things on it, it's hard to find the folks with you."
Facebook is tweaking settings to better protect teen privacy, while also offering an option to go more public.
Many corporate executives and economists seem to agree that the biggest risk to the world's largest economy may be its own elected representatives.
IBM beat Wall Street estimates on earnings but it missed revenue expectations. Shares fell after-hours.
With the latest federal debt crisis over for now, what does the U.S. need to do to get back its AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's?
With the D.C. debacle putting the focus on debt, are investors more cognizant of the debt that companies carry on their balance sheets?
Ridgewells Catering has furloughed workers and lost revenue across the board. Now, holiday parties are starting to cancel.
Just 36,000 people enrolled in the federal HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace in its first, glitch-ridden week of operation, a new analysis found.
Washington may have just swung at strike three of its efforts this year to scare Wall Street into doing its bidding.
Op-ed: The impact of default on America's superpower status would be like a nuclear bomb, said former ambassador Andras Simonyi.
Gold loves a good catastrophe. So why did it rise on the announcement of a deal?
Wall Street's bulls may be partying hard on the prospect of a Washington debt deal, but the actual vote is likely to trigger a "sell the news" letdown.
Volume is on track to surpass $300 billion this year. Imagine what would happen if a debt default causes a spike in interest rates.
Prosecutors had accused Cuban of insider trading, alleging he avoided over $750,000 in losses by selling 600,000 shares of a search engine in 2004.
Furloughed federal workers who have trouble paying bills can send their creditors a letter from the government pleading for patience.
The CFTC has signed off on a $100 million settlement with JPMorgan over charges connected to the so-called London Whale trades.
Tutors of the rich and famous can make as much as $400,000 a year. A peek at what's behind this trend.
Advances in technology mean that we'll soon be able to connect with loved ones in vivid, 'almost real' video calls.
Putin found a place in Russia without snow, "and decided to hold the Winter Olympics there," says a Sochi native.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as taper concerns linger among investors.
Discussing how Obamacare is impacting American worth ethic, with Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy research co-director, and Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago economics professor.
P.J. O'Rourke, political reporter and "The Baby Boom" author, explains why he does not think the baby boom generation is not responsible for any of the problems in the world right now.