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During a media conference call about HealthCare.gov, officials avoided several key questions and said they wanted to concentrate on fixes.
Federal regulators will allow Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to continue funding higher-priced mortgages, at least through the middle of next year.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell less than expected last week as California continued to process a backlog of applications.
Microsoft said earnings rose 17 percent, which was better than expected. Shares rose more than 5 percent after the announcement.
For the first time, White House officials identified a key flaw crippling Obamacare enrollment on the HealthCare.gov website.
Twitter's IPO is expected to price on Nov. 6. The company announced Thursday it expects the shares to price between $17 to $20 a share.
Amazon.com reported quarterly revenue that beat expectations and a quarterly loss that met forecasts. Shares jumped after-hours.
The main contractors responsible for the Healthcare.gov site say the administration shares responsibility for snags that crippled the system.
A new social media campaign uses keg stands and Club Med to persuade young men to sign up for the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.
One real estate agent says the Noe Valley home was worth as much as $3 million but Mark Zuckerberg paid just under $10 million.
Germany has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Berlin to answer questions over whether America may have tapped German Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone.
The tea party overplayed its losing Obamacare hand this month, which is pushing businesses toward the center, AutoNation Chairman and CEO Mike Jackson told CNBC.
The 16-day federal government shutdown in October will be a headwind at Southwest Airlines in the final three months of the year, chairman and CEO Gary Kelly told CNBC.
At least nine banks face investigations by the U.S. Department of Justice into their sales of mortgage-backed securities. The FT reports.
Advertising group's CEO believes the reputation of the US has been damaged by spying scandals and extreme politics.
The White House said that it may announce revised guidance about the date by when Americans are required to purchase health insurance. NBC reports.
The automaker's third-quarter earnings, which beat Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, showed improvement in Asia, Latin America and even Europe.
Lehman Brothers has sued Giants Stadium LLC to recover more than $100 million over interest-rate swaps canceled after the investment bank went under.
It's bad news for retailers and consumers: Those big tax refunds they're counting on to boost sales are going to take a little longer.
A small New England footwear company is doing what few have done in years: building a shoe manufacturing plant in America.
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