To help fund transportation programs, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) makes the case for raising the gas tax.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on an infrastructure plan that may cause more pain at the pump.
The political debate over whether to raise taxes on gasoline is creating headaches for much-needed road repairs during the critical summer months.
More global companies are interested in targeting investments in sub-Saharan Africa, but it isn't clear that high hopes for the region will pan out.
Senator Mitch McConnell said Republicans were open to using a tax holiday for multinational companies to pay for highway construction.
U.S. Senators Harry Reid and Rand Paul are pushing for a one time tax repatriation holiday to pay for the Highway Trust Fund. CNBC contributors James Pethokoukis and Jared Bernstein, share their opinions.
A new proposal in Congress could potentially give a tax break to corporations to bring overseas profits back home, while also raising money to fix roads. CNBC's John Harwood has the details.
Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, explains why shares of China's second biggest trainmaker by sales saw a negative open at its Hong Kong market debut.
Susan Story discusses her vision for the nation's largest publicly traded water utility and the impact of California's drought.
As a global business, Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh AO offers this advice to world leaders for how to spur growth.
With money running out to fix America's roads and bridges, former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell believes a gas tax hike is needed, and fast.
The federal gas tax hasn't gone up in 20 years. CNBC contributor Ed Rendell and Cato Institute senior fellow Dan Mitchell, debate whether it's time.
Hal Sirkin, Boston Consulting Group, explains why the U.S is a rising star in global manufacturing competitiveness.
Some states are better than others at giving their residents the best return on their "tax investment."
The annexation of Crimea carries hidden costs that could hurt an already struggling Russian economy.
Police arrest six people to bust an LAX theft ring that stole an uncounted amount of valuables. The LAT reports.
Singapore's Changi Airport has been voted the world's best airport with not a single U.S. facility making the top 10.
No one argues that we should ignore aging infrastructure. But here’s the real problem why it’s not getting fixed, says Jake Novak.
Buffett tells CNBC he backs the Keystone Pipeline even though it would take away some business from his Berkshire Hathaway rail subsidiary BNSF.
Discussing President Obama's $302 billion highway bill, with CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein, and Steve Moore, The Heritage Foundation chief economist.