Donald Trump speaks with president of Taiwan, in first contact from a US president-elect since relations were cut in 1979, FT reports. » Read More
By: Christine Wang
Earlier on Friday, Schwarzman was announced as the chair of Donald Trump's strategic and policy forum. » Read More
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz also tells CNBC his number one job as president would be to foster economic growth.
Regulations put in place to combat "pseudoscientific" climate change drive up the cost of living, GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz tells CNBC.
Donald Trump could find his claim to the GOP nomination in jeopardy if he's short 200-plus delegates, former GOP boss Michael Steele tells CNBC.
Thursday's debate was the most contentious yet, and it came just days before the make-or-break New York primary on April 19.
John Kasich has little chance of topping Donald Trump in New York on Tuesday, but he's fighting for position with Sen. Ted Cruz.
Consumers have been the missing link in the U.S. economic recovery and are likely to remain so absent a major change in sentiment.
The Obama administration will release a formal request that the FCC require pay TV providers to open its market up to competition.
The U.S. will gain from a big Asia trade deal, despite the rhetoric from presidential candidates, a top exec at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce says.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said he would visit a U.S. vessel in the disputed South China Sea - a move likely to enrage China.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC: "Everyone who engages in business knows that it's subject to changes in law or in ruling."
The biggest bar to implementing necessary structural reforms is the rise in political populism in Europe and the U.S., the Spanish economy minister said on Thursday.
Election year cries for simplifying the tax code are putting more pressure on the $20 billion consumer tax prep industry.
Four years after its political awakening, the Ron Paul coalition is diffuse, conflicted and confused — but not dead.
Florida prosecutors will announce Thursday whether they plan to prosecute Donald Trump's campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, NBC News reports.
"Self-righteousness isn't very proactive," Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson said of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
The musician is the latest artist to cancel an event in the state in opposition to HB2, the LGBT discrimination bill.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.