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  • After-hours buzz: VIAB, FEYE, CHK & more Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 6:05 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday, including Viacom, FireEye and Chesapeake Energy.

  • Senate introduces bill for Puerto Rico relief Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 | 10:23 AM ET
    Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, center, with Senate Judiciary Committee members Orrin G. Hatch, R-Utah, left, and Sen Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., right, at a hearing on Puerto Rico's fiscal problems.

    No bailout or bankruptcy court included. The New York Times reports.

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to Dec 18 Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 7:01 PM ET

    MUNCIE, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speaks on the economy and monetary policy before the 20th Annual Indiana Economic Outlook Luncheon hosted by the Center for Business and Economic Research, Ball State University- 1730 GMT. BRUSSELS- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney appears before European Parliament...

  • The U.S. Capitol building

    With Congress crippled by a leadership vacuum, a cash crunch at the Treasury threatens to throw the U.S. economy into turmoil.

  • Jack Lew, Treasury Secretary.

    Congress risks “manufacturing crisis” by prevaricating over raising the U.S. debt ceiling, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Monday.

  • We won't forget about Alexander Hamilton: Jack Lew Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 11:08 AM ET
    Ten dollar bills

    Alexander Hamilton will continue to be honored in some fashion on the $10 bill in addition to a yet-to-be announced woman, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC.

  • Lew: I worry about 'terrible' debt limit accident Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 8:32 AM ET
    Jack Lew, Treasury secretary

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC he worries that waiting to the last minute to raise the nation's borrowing authority could result in a terrible accident.

  • Sec. Lew: Budget projections 'sound' Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 7:47 AM ET
    Sec. Lew: Budget projections 'sound'

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, weighs in on the U.S. budget and why he does not think the government should be able to pick and choose which bills it wants to pay. Also Lew discusses China's currency commitment.

  • Sec. Lew: Wages need to go up Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 7:12 AM ET
    Sec. Lew: Wages need to go up

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, shares his thoughts on interest rates, wage growth, redesigning U.S. currency to improve security, and reforming housing finance.

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew: Raise the debt limit Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 7:04 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew:  Raise the debt limit

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, says the debt limit is not a spending commitment, all it does is give the country the ability to pay the bills and Congress needs to act quickly.

  • Sec. Lew: Need to raise debt limit by Nov. 3 Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 9:02 AM ET
    Sec. Lew: Need to raise debt limit by Nov. 3

    The Treasury Department is urging Congress to raise the nation's debt limit earlier than expected, reports "Squawk on the Street's" Carl Quintanilla.

  • Treasury sec: Congress needs to act to avoid crisis Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 7:04 PM ET
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

    The world's confidence in the U.S. could disappear quickly if Congress falters with economic issues.

  • WASHINGTON/ HAVANA, Sept 18- The United States announced new rules on Friday to further ease trade, travel and investment restrictions with Cuba, but Cuban President Raul Castro told President Barack Obama that Washington should go even further and lift its economic embargo on the Communist-ruled island. The rare phone call between the two leaders followed...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 18- The Obama administration announced wide-ranging new rules on Friday to ease trade, travel and investment restrictions with Cuba, the latest effort to chip away at the long-standing U.S. economic embargo amid a diplomatic thaw between the two former Cold War foes. Washington touted the moves as a way to boost business and to support more...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 18- The United States on Friday issued regulations easing restrictions on American companies seeking to do business in Cuba and opening up travel in the latest action to weaken the U.S. trade embargo amid warming relations with the Communist country. The rules, which take effect on Monday, Sept. 21, target travel, telecommunications,...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 18- The United States on Friday issued regulations easing restrictions on American companies seeking to do business in Cuba and opening up travel in the latest move to weaken the U.S. trade embargo amid warming relations with the Communist country. The rules target travel, telecommunications, Internet-based services, business operations,...

  • Treasury Sec. urges continued economic reform in China

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is meeting with China's Finance Minister, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Treasury Secretary Lew One-On-One Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    Treasury Secretary Lew One-On-One

    CNBC Senior Economics Reporter Steve Liesman speaks exclusively with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew in a wide-ranging interview covering everything from China's currency devaluation to the Iran deal to the U.S. economy.

  • Jack Lew: Don't jump gun on doing biz with Iran Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 8:03 AM ET
    Jack Lew: Don't jump gun on doing biz with Iran

    CNBC's Steve Liesman sits down with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to talk about the nuclear deal with Iran and restructuring debt in Greece.

  • Jack Lew: We're going to hold China accountable Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 7:32 AM ET
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

    The treasury secretary, in an exclusive CNBC interview, also said the stock market turmoil isn't a major concern at this point.