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To the surprise of virtually no one, the Fed kept its cheap-money policy in place and pledged to continue pumping $85 billion a month.
Rising tax receipts led the US to run a budget surplus in September, leaving the federal deficit for the full year at its lowest level since 2008.
The NSA apparently tapped the fiber-optic cables connecting Google's and Yahoo's overseas servers.
The federal Obamacare marketplace remained out of service because of the second outage this week of the company that hosts key components of the site.
Negotiators on Capitol Hill began discussing ways to ease indiscriminate spending cuts slamming the Pentagon and domestic agencies alike.
A young freelancer tells CNBC about her realization that Obamacare will actually increase her health-care costs.
When President Obama lands in Boston to talk about the federal health insurance overhaul, he'll be hoping to draw parallels with Massachusetts' law.
The early Healthcare.gov access has been a "miserably frustrating experience for way too many Americans," HHS Secretary Sebelius said.
India's second-largest IT services exporter has agreed to pay $34 million in a civil settlement with U.S. authorities investigating its use of visas.
The hottest sports ticket in America is in Boston, where the Red Sox can win the World Series. But if you want to go, wear comfortable shoes.
Job growth faltered in October, with the private sector adding just 130,000 new positions, according to the latest report from ADP.
Accounting firm PwC will buy consulting firm Booz, the latest in a host of mergers by global audit firms aimed at growing their advisory businesses.
Social Security benefits will rise only 1.5 percent next year.
The U.S. National Security Agency has hacked into main communication links that connect accounts at Google and Yahoo, the Washington Post reported.
Obamacare "defies the whole concept" of its intended purpose to make health insurance more affordable for more people, billionaire entrepreneur Ken Langone told CNBC.
A top online health insurance marketplace is asking President Obama to let it run the shopping and enrollment process for troubled HealthCare.gov.
Applications for U.S. home loans increased in the latest week as rates continued to edge lower.
A new study found "no compelling evidence that young borrowers are bad borrowers."
Wealth-X has put together a list of all 50 states with their top wealth-holders. A look at how the states stack up.
As Twitter prepares for its IPO, it’s a good guess that at least a few admin assistants are shopping for San Francisco lofts or sports cars.
A second beer maker has withdrawn its sponsorship of an annual St. Patrick's Day parade because of its refusal to allow gay and lesbians to march.
The Jeep Renegade is the anchor of an aggressive plan to take the brand global.
When life changes, so will your taxes. Breaks and pitfalls to be aware of before you file.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Russian broadcaster Dmitry K. Kiselyov stunned viewers on comments made about Russia's power.
CNBC's Allison Linn reports on a new, in-depth analysis of who actually used the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the federal food stamp program. A big surprise for researchers; 45 percent of the participants are under age 18.
Discussing the potential outcome of the U.S. midterm elections, with Morgan Stanley managing director Harold Ford, Jr.