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Hillary Clinton and her husband made at least $30 million over the last 16 months, mainly from giving paid speeches. The New York Times reports.
Abolitionist Harriet Tubman is the winner of a poll to put a female face on the $20 bill, the group Woman on 20s says.
An ISIL senior leader known as Abu Sayyaf was killed in a U.S. military operation in Syria last night.
China returned as the U.S.'s largest foreign creditor, even as overall foreign central bank holdings of Treasuries fell.
The former Fed chairman decried proposed legislation that would limit the U.S. central bank's lending authority during a crisis.
In the House, an odd coalition of tea party Republicans and liberal Democrats could block Obama's efforts on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
At a summit Thursday, Obama and leaders from Gulf states discussed Middle East security, including the U.S. and Iran nuclear deal.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau launches a public inquiry into the student loan servicing industry.
Larry Kudlow cautions 2016 candidates on both sides: Bank bashing won't work.
John Kerry will leave China "in absolutely no doubt" about US's commitment to ensuring freedom of navigation and flight in the South China Sea.
House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan says Democrats opposed to President Barack Obama's free-trade push are finding out what Republicans have known.
Charges of sexism also belittle Elizabeth Warren, who has played a serious game of hardball versus the president on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
Another market disruption from higher interest rates is virtually certain, according to former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan.
Sen. Mitch McConnell sits down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about his unlikely partnership with the president on a trade deal.
Sen. Mitch McConnell explains to CNBC's John Harwood why the Trans-Pacific trade pact is as important for the next president as it is for this one.
Shareholders should be given the power to decide CEO pay to scale back outsized executive compensation, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says.
President Obama has addressed U.S. struggles with class and race in personal terms and renewed his call to close tax loopholes.
The Pacific trade agreement failed its first test in the U.S. Senate after a key Democrat said he would vote against a procedural vote.
The Fed hiking interest rates "a bit earlier" allows the U.S. central bank to increase rates more gradually, a top official said.
Secretary of State John Kerry’s trip to Russia, only his second since taking office, may be one of the most important journeys of his career.