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Having millions more insured could be a game changer for hospitals, especially those with large emergency departments.
Four structural factors helped push the U.S. into this government shutdown, and now facing potential default.
"We're in danger, in my opinion, of overreacting," Paul Richards of UBS says.
Republicans are weighing legislation requiring the creation of a new negotiating panel to find deficit-reductions to reopen the government.
While there are more high-profile women running top tech companies than a few years ago, women are still woefully underrepresented in the upper ranks.
Young people shunning the suburbs in favor of city life are leading the charge in the "reurbanization of America," real estate mogul Sam Zell says.
Demand for dollar cash outside the US surged with market participants paying higher premiums for dollars to tide them over a mid-October deadline.
"The conditions for a loss of confidence are here right now," said the hedge fund manager who runs $22 billion Elliott Management.
For politicians, the most important shutdown deadline is Oct. 17. Meanwhile, federal employees are focused on Friday, Oct. 11: payday.
It's unfair for the media to depict the tea party like "some kind of disease," billionaire entrepreneur Sam Zell told CNBC on Tuesday.
Google has partnered again with Hewlett-Packard to build a new Chromebook computer that costs $279 and is now available.
The more Wall Street is convinced that Washington will act rationally and raise the debt ceiling, the less pressure there will be on lawmakers.
House Speaker John Boehner says he is willing to negotiate budget issues with President Barack Obama without any conditions.
Shares of JC Penney jumped after the struggling retailer said it's making "solid progress" in its turnaround and is seeing improving sales trends.
Yields on one-month Treasury bills head higher, a sign that investors are nervous about the U.S. government defaulting on its debt obligations.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about Wall Street's optimism the U.S. won't be forced to default on its debt.
The White House signaled it would accept even a brief extension in borrowing authority to prevent an unprecedented default.
The megahome market continues to surge. Here's a look at the top markets.
JPMorgan Chase is preparing to fight likely CFTC charges that it manipulated derivative markets related to its "London Whale" trades of 2012.
The United Automobile Workers has never tried a unionization drive quite like the one at the Nissan plant here in Canton, Miss.
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High-limit credit cards are the favorite target of fraud.
Trevor Noah, Jon Stewart's successor as "The Daily Show" host, faces backlash over tweets some have deemed offensive. NYT reports.