But the minutes, released Wednesday, also showed that most members agreed more data was needed to move up the schedule of rate hikes.» Read More
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.
Amazon aims to release a video streaming device for this holiday season, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
An index measuring uncertainty fears has spiked in the days since the government shutdown as a credit default becomes more real.
After a fire of a Model S Tesla, shares in the car company are seeing the biggest decline since July.
The Treasury is warning that the economy could plunge into a downturn worse than the Great Recession if the country defaults on its debt obligations.
Legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus told CNBC he's disappointed about the political divide in Washington.
Tech giants are betting big on wearables as the next wave in consumer tech, but the wearable market may be harder to conquer than the comapanies expect.
The US Labor Department on Thursday said its jobs report for September will not be released as scheduled on Friday due to the government shutdown.
President Obama's best friend could be Wall Street's worst nightmare. A market crisis could be just what settles the impasse in Washington.
Growth in the U.S. services sector cooled last month after approaching an eight-year high in August as the pace of new orders dipped and hiring slowed.
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