The death rate from drug overdoses more than doubled between 1999 and 2015, according to a report from the CDC.
Pushback is emerging from conservative Republicans over President Trump's apparent support for the Export-Import Bank.
Critics are laying groundwork for dramatic changes to the institution at the heart of President Obama's overhaul of the financial system.
Class-A shares of Berkshire passed the quarter-million dollar mark in morning trade onTuesday.
Nebraska's Ben Sasse has learned a lot from participating in the gig economy.
Billionaire investor and staunch Hillary Clinton-supporter Warren Buffet offers rides to voters who need a lift in Omaha, Nebraska, NBC News reports.
Provo, Utah and Omaha, Nebraska were tied for having the lowest unemployment rates in America in 2015. Here's why.
Friendly regulations help cultivate business in the Cornhusker State, but innovation is a little slow.
The key to a strong workforce is solid education. CNBC grades the states on more than a dozen education metrics, from K-12 through college.
Record temperatures, drought, rain and La Nina: NOAA's Climate Prediction Center has been issuing outlooks for what lies ahead this summer.
Shelby Holliday, Wall Street Journal, and Politico's Susan Glasser, crunch the latest poll numbers. At this point the economy is THE issue people will vote on in November, says Holliday.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on what to expect as voters head to the polls in Tuesday's primaries.
Warren Buffett continues to raise his public profile with an upcoming appearance on the new season of NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice."
Here are the states that get the highest marks for access to capital, skilled labor and the best incentives for businesses of all sizes.
You'd 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.
The Cornhusker State is friendly to businesses and residents alike, and inexpensive, too. But innovation can be in short supply.
Despite contending with drought, bird flu and flooding in the last year, agribusiness giant Cargill is seen weathering the storm.
As avian flu ravages the Midwest, more than 8 percent of the 300 million-plus U.S. layer hen population has disappeared in a month.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts declared a state of emergency on Thursday over the rapidly spreading avian flu.
A lucky Berkshire Hathaway shareholder can spend a free weekend in Warren Buffett's childhood home, thanks to an Airbnb contest.