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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.
The government standoff is different from the 2008 financial crisis because it is "self-inflicted," Hank Paulson told CNBC.
TARP was vital, and what's happening in Washington now boggles the mind, Warren Buffett tells CNBC.
But Rogers says he isn't selling yet. "If I was smart enough to tell you when it's going to happen, I would get rich," he tells CNBC.
Wall Street needs to be genuinely worried about what is going on in Washington, President Barack Obama told CNBC.
In an exclusive interview, the president warned Wall Street that this shutdown could be different—and Twitter did not take the news quietly.
Officials said shocking violence at a Brazilian match won't be repeated when the country hosts the World Cup next year.
Getty CEO Jonathan Klein speaks about what it was like growing up white in South Africa and the advice he received from Nelson Mandela when they met.
A business in Wisconsin selling "therapeutic cuddling" for $60 an hour has closed after its owner took too much "grief."
Peter Costa, Empire Executions, and CNBC's Dominic Chu discuss market activity and tapering.
Discussing the high cost of deductibles under Obamacare, with Matt Miller, Washington Post online columnist, and Betsy McCaughey, health policy expert and author of "Beating Obamacare".
CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein, and Rep. David Schweikert, (R-AZ), discuss a bipartisan deal to end the budget battle in Washington.