A second-quarter economic rebound did nothing to change the Fed, which stayed the course Wednesday with ultra-easy monetary policy.» Read More
House Speaker John Boehner said he welcomes a "pension smoothing" idea for raising highway funds and hopes to pass a bill within two weeks.
Rates are not driving home sales. That's what the correlation between rate moves and mortgage applications suggests; they are not traveling in tandem.
American Apparel appeared to have reached a deal to overhaul leadership positions and keep manufacturing in the U.S. The New York Times reports.
Aviagen Group's standard Ross male breed is sire to up to 25 percent of the nation's poultry, and its infertility is a problem for prices.
Following news that Crumbs has closed all of its stores, one seller has listed a Crumbs birthday cupcake on eBay for $250.
President Obama is resisting calls to visit the border during his two-day fundraising trip to Texas.
Nearly every major asset market on earth is currently expensive by historical standards. But what happens now? The New York Times reports.
When Crumbs shuttered its remaining stores, it seemed like an abrupt ending for a company that opened a decade ago to ride the wave of popularity of the sugary treat.
Obama is being pressed by religious groups demanding exclusion from an executive order to bar discrimination against gays by federal contractors. The NYT reports.
A new study suggests that some seemingly "modest" tweaks to the way an oncology practice operates could help realize millions of dollars of savings.
Citigroup is expected to pay more than $4 billion to settle the probe, according to a Dow Jones report that cites sources.
The Pentagon has recorded and analyzed social media activity on sites like Twitter to better use and understand its influence.
Narcotics prosecutors say a NYC hospital's former pharmacy chief stole nearly 200,000 oxycodone pills over more than five years.
A study shows the states that raised their minimum wages this year had stronger job growth than the states that didn't. USA Today reports.
State officials are pausing critical highway, bridge and mass transit projects as collapse of the federal Highway Trust Fund looms. Fiscal Times.
A group founded by former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to canvass every House and Senate member or candidate for their gun views. The Fiscal Times reports.
Tesla is being sued in China for trademark infringement, casting a shadow over CEO Elon Musk's ambition to expand in the world's biggest auto market.
Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.
Chevron-owned oil fields in California are now producing ten times more water than oil in response to CA's drought. The NYT reports.
A federal appeals court is close to ruling on claims that could cripple much of Obamacare, imperiling subsidies for 5 million insurance enrollees.
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Longtime poker commentator Lon McEachern called the loss "the worst beat in the history of tournament poker," USA Today reports.
CNBC's Jane Wells spends a day in the life of a Malibuian.
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CNBC's Patti Domm looks at the Fed statement with insight from Nomura Currency strategist, Jens Nordvig.
The National Labor Relations Board ruled McDonald's can be held jointly liable for labor and wage violations made by its franchise operators. CNBC senior contributor Larry Kudlow and Labor Notes Director Mark Brenner debate the ruling.
A GAO report found lax oversight of contractors and a rushed schedule in the launch of Healthcare.gov led to the flawed rollout. CNBC.com Dan Mangan provides insight.