With the federal government pushing toward a budget default, big business groups are worried they have lost sway over the GOP majority in the House.
Just when Congress ought to be doing things to reinforce the recovery, House Republicans are committed to "doing another self-inflicted wound," says Neal Wolin, former deputy Treasury Secretary, discussing the standoff on Capitol Hill.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis looks back at the movement that began in lower Manhattan's Zucotti Park.
CNBC.com presents a list of the 10 states with the most ultra-high net worth individuals on a per capita basis.
Revelations surrounding the U.K. tax affairs of coffee chain Starbucks have angered many campaigners, but some have told CNBC that the U.K.'s tax rules rather than the company itself are to blame.
12 months after Occupy Wall Street first gathered momentum, it can and should be said that the movement was - perhaps this is going to sound indelicate - a fad, the New York Times reports.
Hundreds of protesters march in Manhattan's financial district on the one-year anniversary of "Occupy Wall Street's" beginning. CNBC's Kayla Tausche and John Carney share details of the day's protests.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports protesters are set to commemorate the first anniversary of Occupy Wall Street in lower Manhattan today.
Rising political anger against the rich, along with a push to tax them more, may cause the rich to stop buying high-profile luxury goods, according to financial analysts. Could that hurt luxury stocks?
A new survey shows that the One Percent are hoarding cash and piling up savings. But they also support higher taxes on themselves.
Jonathan Dienst of WNBC-TV reports on a disturbing story that could involve an Occupy Wall Street protester and an unsolved murder from 2004. Investigators are still searching for suspects.
Is it time to tighten regulations on big banks? Michael Kink, Strong Economy for All executive director, and Akshat Tewary, Occupy the SEC co-founder, weigh in on JP Morgan's $2 billion trading loss, the Volcker Rule and the need for stricter Wall Street oversight.
Bank of America is in the news today as an estimated 500 protesters stand outside its shareholders' meeting. "We're here to support equality and fairness," says Occupy Wall Street organizer Max Berger.
Financials dragged the broader markets lower yesterday as uncertainties over European exposure weighed on investors' minds. Anthony Polini, Raymond James, and Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets, discuss the health of the banks ahead of BofA's shareholder meeting.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the President made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan today on the first anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death. Debating whether the President is using the trip as political leverage, with Dan Gainor, Media Research Institute; Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine; and Kevin Williamson, National Review. Also, a look at Occupy Wall Street protesters across the country.
The boisterous musical parade of Occupy Wall Street protesters took an unfortunate right turn in Manhattan Tuesday and wound up in some unfriendly territory.
Discussing today's major headlines, including Facebook urging members to become organ donors; May Day protesters around the globe; and stick shift cars gaining popularity, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Scott Cohn and Jon Fortt.
Thousands of "Occupy Wall Street" protesters are taking to the streets across the world to protest austerity measures, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
CNBC's John Harwood and Simon Hobbs discuss the state of global austerity and job creation.