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Keeping a tight lid on its future intentions, the Federal Reserve on Wednesday held interest rates steady at zero.
The FOMC was not expected to make significant changes to its post-meeting statement, with the target funds rate likely to remain near zero.
Check out some of the not-so-common professions that members of the House held before assuming public office inside the Beltway.
In announcing his bid for president, Jeb Bush declared his goals of four percent growth for the American economy and 19 million new jobs.
Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan donated $5 million to a scholarship fund dedicated to helping undocumented immigrants attend college.
An audit said there were ineffective internal controls to ensure that $2.8 billion given insurers was accurately disbursed.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Russia's plans to buy more intercontinental ballistic missiles could herald a return to the "Cold War."
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to discuss the decision to oppose the president on his trade proposal.
Jeb Bush launched his campaign but training his sights on one his chief rivals for the GOP nomination, Marco Rubio, Politico's Ben White says.
Donald Trump announced his candidacy for president on Tuesday, in addition to releasing financial documents that include his net worth.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush officially announced his presidential campaign Monday afternoon from Miami.
Failure to move forward on a trade deal spearheaded by the U.S. will raise questions about American presidential leadership, Larry Summers tells CNBC.
Boeing CEO Jim McNerney on Monday said he was hopeful lawmakers would reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank and approve a major trade deal.
The GOP presidential hopeful told CNBC he's not against free trade deals, but he's wary about giving the president fast-track negotiating authority.
Many of those happy with their new health plans could lose coverage because of a pending Supreme Court case.
The House overwhelmingly defeated the Trade Adjustment Assistance bill—a necessary step for trade promotion authority.
Most HealthCare.gov states are not expected to act quickly enough to maintain Obamacare subsidies if the Supreme Court ends them.
Republican Paul Ryan, aligned with President Obama on trade, says the votes are there for one of the measures but possibly not the other.
CFOs have predicted a clear winner among the vast pool of GOP presidential hopefuls, according to the latest CNBC CFO Council survey.
Household net worth also jumped $1.6 trillion to a record $84.9 trillion as home and investment values rose, according to the Fed.