Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.» Read More
Baltimore's needs billions to fix its aging water infrastructure. The trickle down effect for residents: rising bills to clean up the system.
Charging drivers for distance traveled is gaining support as a way to fund infrastructure rather than a gas tax. It’s happening in Oregon already.
The U.S. Treasury said it planned to sell its remaining 31.1 million shares of GM by year-end, depending on market conditions.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected, suggesting strengthening of labor markets.
Republicans are gathering stories of people hurt by the ACA—and use them to open a line of attack. The NYT reports.
Retailers are pushing black Friday sales earlier this year, letting consumers walk away with doorbuster deals up to a week before the holiday.
A majority of women are unaware birth control is available for free from health insurance plans under Obamacare, although that right faces court challenges.
"This is the Titanic." That's how former Medtronic Chairman and CEO Bill George described Obamacare. He predicted the troubled federal website won't be fixed by the end of the month.
Travelers may find fewer crowds over the Thanksgiving holiday this year but probably not enough to notice the difference.
The drudgery of working nine 'til five is a common gripe worldwide, but according to a survey by Monster.com, U.S. workers hate it the most.
Fewer Americans bought existing homes in October, as higher mortgage rates, the 16-day partial government shutdown and a limited supply of homes reduced sales.
The Do Not Track Act of 2013 introduced in Congress last week would make it easier for parents to protect their teens in the mobile media environment.
The rollout of Obamacare has been "absolutely chaotic" and the law itself is flawed, said former Bush HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson.
A gauge of U.S. consumer spending rose more than expected in October as households bought a range of goods.
The ebbing economic tide from the Great Recession revealed some of the worst swindles in municipal finance in decades.
A crucial system for making payments to insurers from HealthCare.gov has yet to be built, a senior government IT official said.
Analysts expect slow toys sales this year. Parents with a flexible gift list may benefit from waiting to shop.
Detroit's bankruptcy, and rumblings about tax overhaul, have fueled a big sell off in the municipal bond market. What's next?
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers terminated its proposal to buy Men's Wearhouse, although Jos. A. Bank did not rule out another bid for its larger rival.
White House officials were warned by an outside consultant early this year that the effort to build HealthCare.gov was at risk of failure. The NYT reports.
Tutors of the rich and famous can make as much as $400,000 a year. A peek at what's behind this trend.
Huy Fong Foods, producer of Sriracha sauce, will not ship it as a state regulator enforced new rules, the LA Times said.
Putin found a place in Russia without snow, "and decided to hold the Winter Olympics there," says a Sochi native.
Tim Alessi, LG Electronics director of new product development, discusses LG's home theater sound bar system.
Steven Tanger, Tanger Factory Outlets president & CEO, weighs in on this season's holiday shopping trends as stormy weather sweeps the nation. Our company is a growth company, Tanger points out.
Brendan Hoffman, Bon-Ton CEO, reveals how his company is attracting consumers this shortened holiday season. Our website is our fastest growing channel, says Hoffman.