The Obama administration on Friday said it was ready to free up about $260 billion so the nation could continue paying its bills as a temporary debt ceiling suspension lapses.» Read More
"CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won. Suspect in custody," the Boston Police Department said in a tweet.
Once more, arcane-sounding financial products like collateralized debt obligations are being minted on Wall Street.
Several more Dow components report earnings Friday, providing a glimpse of how industrial and consumer companies fared in the squishy global economy last quarter.
Twenty-four current and former Internal Revenue Service employees have been charged with stealing government benefits, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Deals leak less often than before the financial crisis, but the payoff's better.
Microsoft announced that its CFO was stepping down. The software giant's latest earnings beat expectations. Shares rose after-hours.
The FBI has released photos of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings and is asking for the public's help in identifying them.
Google reported quarterly earnings that topped market expectations, supported by strong growth in its core advertising business. Shares gained on the announcement.
The bears argue that we just keep blowing bubbles instead of taking our medicine and laying the framework for a lasting recovery.
IBM reported quarterly earnings and revenue that came in short of analysts' expectations. Shares fell after-hours.
Officials in Texas fear the death toll will rise as they search the rubble of a fertilizer plant devastated by an earthquake-size explosion. The blast also leveled dozens of homes.
The massive plant explosion in Texas could be beneficial in the long-term to some fertilizer companies, Citigroup said in a research note on Thursday.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose slightly, which could allay fears of a setback in the labor market.
Fixed income sales and trading revenue plummeted 40 percent.
Investigators have spotted a Boston Marathon bombing suspect from security video taken before two blasts ripped through central Boston on Monday.
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker told CNBC Thursday that "if you made me dictator" the Federal Reserve would stop its massive bond-buying program.
Factory activity in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region unexpectedly contracted in April while a gauge of future U.S. economic activity fell last month, two separate releases showed on Thursday.
Morgan Stanley reported earnings and revenue Thursday that topped analysts' expectations, citing record gains in its global wealth management business.
PepsiCo reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Thursday, as price increases helped margins and the company stood by its full-year forecast.
Verizon Communications reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday, but revenue came in a bit light.
Arthur Laffer, chairman, Laffer Associates, discusses the falling deficit and why some people are saying the deficit is being cut too fast.
Howard Dean (D) former VT Governor, and Sean Spicer, Republican National Committee, discuss the IRS scandal, the AP phone records issue, Benghazi talking points, and missing terrorists.
Seema Mody reports on Apple CEO Tim Cook's statement that corporate taxes are too high, ahead of his Congressional testimony next week. With Dean Garfield, Information Technology Industry Council, and Arthur Laffer, Laffer Associates chairman.