U.S. News Idaho

  • Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White on Monday defied requests by Senate Republicans to delay adopting new rules on everything from derivatives to mutual funds until after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. In a letter to the Senate Banking Committee's top two Republicans, Chairman Richard Shelby and Mike Crapo of Idaho, White...

  • In the letter to the Senate Banking Committee's top two Republicans, Chairman Richard Shelby and Mike Crapo of Idaho, White stressed it was "incumbent" on the independent regulator's canons of ethics to proceed finalizing rules. Those canons direct the SEC to "exhibit a spirit of firm independence" in performing its regulatory duties "without fear or favor."

  • Toll Brothers said the average price of homes sold increased to $834,300 in the quarter from $789,700 a year earlier, while the number of homes sold rose to 2,224 from 1,820.. The company, which has been building luxury homes for nearly half a century, said it expects to deliver between 1,000 and 1,250 home at an average price of between $750,000 and $780,000 in the...

  • Dec 2- Aixtron SE's takeover by China's Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund may soon be on the list of deals called off due to increased U.S. regulatory scrutiny. --China's Unisplendour Corp Ltd scrapped a $3.8 billion investment in Western Digital Corp after CFIUS said it would investigate the transaction. --China's Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd abandoned its offer to buy...

  • Yellow taxi cabs line up outside the Delta Terminal at LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York.

    Driverless car technology will also be a disaster for the millions of Americans who work as long-haul truckers, bus drivers or cab drivers.

  • A 'Now Hiring' sign is displayed during a Job News USA career fair at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

    Wonder which states created the most employment over the past 10 years? CNBC has graded all 50 states to come up with the list.

  • Idaho Gov. C. L. “Butch” Otter

    Idaho is experiencing a jobs boom, leading the US in payroll growth in the past year, and it's just getting started, says Gov. Butch Otter.

  • Top States Cheapest

    You'll be surprised at the most affordable places to live in the U.S., thanks to low food prices, great home values and low utility costs.

  • Top States Idaho

    Low costs and friendly regulation make the Gem State sparkle. But the education system badly needs polish.

  • Tech & media moguls meet at Sun Valley

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin on the latest from the annual Sun Valley conference.

  • Tech & media moguls meet at Sun Valley

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from the annual Sun Valley conference with the latest buzz, including chatter on the sexual harassment case against Roger Ailes and the Viacom saga.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump continue to face stiff challenges on the road to their parties' conventions.

  • Brewery worker examining beer in beaker. Craft breweries continue to grow.

    Demand from craft beer brewers led to an 11 percent increase in U.S. hop production in 2015 compared to the previous year.

  • Winter storm warnings were already in place on Monday in Montana, northern Idaho and eastern Washington.

  • Dick Fuld ranch

    An Idaho ranch owned by former Lehman CEO Dick Fuld sold for more than $20 million, becoming the most expensive property ever sold at auction.

  • A farmer and his son on an organic vegetable farm in Whatcom County, Washington.

    Farmers from drought-parched California are finding greener pastures in the Pacific Northwest. And so are buyers from China.

  • A private jet lands at the Sun Valley airport, joining dozens of other private and corporate jets already parked there, in Hailey, Idaho.

    People looking to fly into the Sun Valley might face crowded airport tarmacs, packed with billionaires' private jets.

  • Former Lehman CEO Dick Fuld is auctioning off his 71-acre Sun Valley ranch.

    Former Lehman CEO Dick Fuld is selling his 71-acre Sun Valley ranch, in what may become the most expensive residential property ever sold at auction.

  • The Sun Valley Inn ahead of the Allen & Co. Media and Technology Conference

    Here's what to expect from this year's annual "summer camp for moguls" in Sun Valley, Idaho.

  • Top States 2015: Idaho

    It may call itself the Gem State, but Idaho offers very low costs. Education is among the worst in the nation.