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Ron Paul told CNBC that Sen. Rand Paul is threatening Janet Yellen's nomination as Fed chair so that he can pass the Fed transparency bill.
JFK, LaGuardia and Newark-Liberty International Airport lag well behind most other airports in amenities, according to a survey by an advocacy group.
Contracts to buy homes dropped sharply in September from October, reflecting higher mortgage rates and home prices that have made purchases more costly.
Workers who are age 50 or older are happier than their younger counterparts, a new study showed.
Sen. Rand Paul is threatening to put a hold on the nomination of Janet Yellen to chair the Fed, a source close to the Kentucky Republican said.
It may not be surprising that the City of Brotherly Love is home to a thriving shipbuilding economy, but the reason might be: domestic oil production.
Wildlife officials to list the sage grouse as endangered species, a move that would greatly effect energy development in the Western U.S.
Business owners who applied for grants after the superstorm are more likely to have gotten money from private sources. What's the hold up?
Booze may soon be used to lubricate the wheels of economic development in some Ohio communities, including Cincinnati.
US consumer sentiment dropped in October to its lowest level since the end of last year as consumers worried Congressional dysfunction would hurt growth.
Blackstone, the largest investor in single-family rental homes, is launching a security backed by those homes.
Detroit's poor finances forced cuts to the city's retiree programs, a top consultant for the city said during the bankruptcy eligibility hearing.
Hedge fund managers have entered a high-profile fray over the future of energy consumption in the U.S.—especially about the Keystone pipeline.
Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone and Evan Williams are featured in a pitch that runs one minute and 40 seconds—echoing the 140 characters allowed in a tweet.
President Obama's health care law has not created competition in rural areas, a key to lowering insurance prices for Americans outside cities.
The United States National Security Agency's wayward behavior is the first step to the country losing its credibility, a prominent EU lawmaker has told CNBC.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said reports of alleged US spying on the Allies shattered trust in the nation and undermined trade relationships.
During a media conference call about HealthCare.gov, officials avoided several key questions and said they wanted to concentrate on fixes.
Federal regulators will allow Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to continue funding higher-priced mortgages, at least through the middle of next year.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell less than expected last week as California continued to process a backlog of applications.
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