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The White House has relented on a House subpoena for technology adviser Todd Park.
A group of investors is preparing a bid to take over parts of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the FT reports.
Applications for U.S. home loans slipped in the latest week, although a drop in the previous week was revised to a smaller fall than previously reported, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
While dollar-yen is likely to break above 100 soon, there is skepticism over whether the pair will remain above the key psychological level.
Across the Dakotas and Nebraska, more than 1 million acres of the Great Plains are giving way to corn fields to feed growing demands for ethanol.
Six weeks into the Obamacare rollout, some of the online insurance exchanges run by states are continuing to have serious technological problems.
The U.S. is leading the way in a global recovery and there should be little question about its ability to fulfill debt obligations, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC.
Lincoln has unveiled the new MKC small SUV, at a time when "small utility vehicles" have become the hottest selling models in the luxury auto market.
Sony and Microsoft appear to be running neck-and-neck in the games consoles race, according to IHS Games and Research.
U.S. small-business optimism fell in October, as merchants scaled back on hiring plans amid a partial government shutdown.
Tesla Motors is not recalling its Model S electric cars, said Tesla CEO Elon Musk, quashing speculation following the automaker's third battery fire incident.
Citadel's Ken Griffin talks at Dealbook Conference about breaking up banks and his worries about inflation.
The federal government is inviting 275,000 people who had trouble creating accounts on HealthCare.gov to "try again" after software fixes.
The Justice Department said Tuesday it will require US Airways and AMR to divest facilities at seven airports in order for their proposed merger to proceed.
President Obama should consider changes to his health-care law to honor his pledge, former President Bill Clinton said in an interview. NBC reports.
A former VA surgeon says equipment wasn't cleaned properly at the Jackson, Miss., VA. He says those aren't the only problems.
The world's biggest maker of knishes has created nationwide shock and oy for those who can't seem to find the Jewish treats anywhere.
Men's Wearhouse stock rose after a letter stated its CEO will review all strategic options including a merger with Jos. A. Bank.
The Fed's monetary stimulus program cannot continue forever, Richard Fisher, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas said on Tuesday.
A new NBC News poll pits former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in a potential 2016 presidential matchup.
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