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Voters think some candidates represent the past rather than the future, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds.
For struggling Caribbean nations dependent on energy subsidies from Venezuela, the crash in oil prices is not welcome news.
President Obama's proposed tax on 529 college savings accounts is stirring up debate about whether it would help or hurt the middle class.
Millions of workers just got a pay raise, but there's a gulf between those who think wage policies will help or hurt the economy.
Top officials from the U.S. and Turkey emerged from a meeting offering no indication that the two countries had bridged their differences.
A NBC-Wall Street Journal survey showed that just 25 percent of Americans believe the country is heading in the right direction, same as in June.
Voters generally find candidates associated with their political party are more attractive, reports Today Show.
Vice President Joe Biden used a choice word to describe his job Thursday night during an event at Harvard University's Institute of Politics.
Vice President Joe Biden tells Harvard students his job can be a "b****."
President Barack Obama pledged to support Iraqi President Fouad Massoum and newly nominated prime minister-designate Haider Abadi.
The U.S. will join the European Union this week in slapping new economic sanctions on Russia for its continued support of separatists in Ukraine.
The shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines jet over Ukraine and Israel's ground offensive in Gaza could lead to a bigger stock market pullback but the impact could be temporary.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden addressed the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet MH17 which was shot down by a surface-to-air missile. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports investigations are working to find out who fired this missile, and why.
German businesses have toned down public criticism, but are quietly warning politicians that sanctions will simply drive Russia to Asia.
President Barack Obama lists assets worth between $1.95 million and $7.15 million, of which $1 million to $5 million were in Treasury notes.
Ukraine's largest private gas producer appoints R. Hunter Biden, the son of U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden, to its board.
Vice President Joe Biden told Ukrainian presidential candidates and Parliament that the U.S. was ready to help Ukraine and they must fight corruption.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur job creation.
U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis
A deluge of health insurance shoppers flooded Obamacare exchanges over the weekend and into Monday, rushing to beat the midnight enrollment deadline.