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A 19th-century law could get administration officials fired, or even imprisoned if they make the wrong the choices while the government is shut down.
President Obama castigated the tea party for shutting down the government over an "ideological crusade" on health care reform.
If Congress forces the US Treasury to default on its payments, it could wreak much deeper havoc than the ongoing government shutdown.
The government shut down. But so far, are you feeling the void? What about the government do you miss? Here's what you told us on Twitter.
A group of visiting WWII veterans have illegally entered the World War II (WWII) Memorial in Washington, which has been closed due to the shutdown.
While the stock market obsesses over the debt drama in Washington, a bigger concern could be the dimming prospects for corporate balance sheets.
President Obama's landmark health-care reform law hits a momentous milestone Tuesday, as government-run insurance marketplaces open for business.
Chrysler posted a modest 1 percent increase in US car sales in September despite expectations of an auto industry stall.
It looks like Apple's CEO Tim Cook is going to be hearing a lot more from activist investor Carl Icahn.
There won't be a "Jobs Friday" this week unless the warring factions in Congress can figure out a way to reopen the government.
The shutdown, if lengthy enough, could hit home mortgage refinances as well, delay rate locks and result in costly extension fees.
Congress plunged the government into a partial shutdown as a long-running dispute over President Obama's health care law stalled a funding bill.
The manufacturing sector last month expanded at its fastest pace in almost 2-1/2 years while firms added the most workers in 15 months.
Value investor pioneer Bill Miller—with a hot hand after buying Netflix and Best Buy last year—is now talking up Apple and Microsoft.
A new study finds historic slippage in the trust many hold in their elected leaders to fix the nation's biggest problems. NBCNews.com reports.
Stock market traders and investors don't believe the upcoming fight over the debt ceiling will result in a U.S. default, value investor Bill Miller told CNBC.
"The idea of putting the American people's hard-earned progress at risk is the height of irresponsibility and doesn't have to happen," Obama said.
If you think politicians are up in arms about Obamacare, you must not be old enough to remember the ugliness surrounding Medicare and Social Security.
New insurance exchanges, intended to expand health coverage to uninsured Americans, launched Tuesday.
Negotiations between JPMorgan Chase and U.S. officials to resolve allegations the bank mis-sold mortgage securities in the run-up to the financial crisis are focusing on how credit and blame will be distributed in any settlement, people familiar with the matter say, the FT reports.
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