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"This shutdown is bad. It's painful. [But] we hit this debt ceiling. That's catastrophic," Erskine Bowles tells CNBC.
The large growth in new apartment product will meet head on with strong demand, and is therefore unlikely to cause any easing in rents.
Three of the top investors in Microsoft are lobbying the board for Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the software company he co-founded.
Business leaders fear bigger problems ahead with the GOP, and now they're taking sides with a president whose agenda they have vigorously opposed.
Speaker of the House John Boehner on Tuesday said the government shutdown could last a week or longer, a top aide to the Republican leader told CNBC.
The long-awaited health insurance websites were besieged by millions of visitors, which overwhelmed the system in many cases.
The company behind the Empire State Building priced its IPO at $13 a share on Tuesday, on the low end of expectations.
September auto-sales figures raise interesting questions about the battle for market share. Can Ford catch GM and become the No. 1 automaker in America?
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.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as equities traded lower on taper fears.
Discussing the Federal Reserve and year-end profit taking, with CNBC contributor Carol Roth, and Don Luskin, Trend Macro CIO.
Jim Pethokoukis of the American Enterprise Institute, and Don Luskin, Trend Macro CIO, discuss who presented the stronger argument in former Fed chair Alan Greenspan and former Treasury Undersecretary John Taylor "bubble blame" debate. Luskin declares Taylor the winner.