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As a joint federal-state program serving the poor, Medicaid stands on narrower, shakier ground. That's especially true in the GOP presidential race.
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will propose a tax on high-frequency trading, her campaign said.
The Senate minority leader from Nevada and his wife, Landra Gould, seek more than $50,000 in damages.
Obama has apologized to Doctors Without Borders for the air attack that hit a medical clinic in Afghanistan.
The economic impact of an Amtrak shutdown would mean more than an inconvenience for commuters. It may affect the larger economy.
Overall, people spent more than two hours on the average doctor's visit, which means they spent two hours not doing work.
Rich countries should prepare for levels of mass migration like those hitting Europe, but it could be the key to global economic growth.
As they search for a presidential candidate, Republican voters face a choice on taxes: Reform the existing system, or start a new one?
The GOP candidate says he would stipulate that 10 percent of the profits had to be used in enterprise zones or to create jobs.
Real estate mogul Sam Zell tells CNBC that fellow property billionaire Donald Trump does not have the right personality for the White House.
The former Fed chairman also says the central bank faces "a tough call" on whether or not it should raise interest rates.
Should Donald Trump's presidential run prove successful, Barry Diller is liable to do something desperate.
Bill Ackman is known for going all-in on his investments, and he's putting it all on Michael Bloomberg.
A series of strong performances on the campaign trail and missteps by other candidates have helped improve Rubio's prospects. NBC News reports.
Amtrak on Tuesday threatened to suspend some train service unless Congress extends a deadline for adding safety technology.
The former Federal Reserve chief also said there's been too much reliance on the Fed, and other policymakers in the government need to step up.
Reflecting on the financial crisis, Ben Bernanke tells CNBC he was most troubled by the knowledge this firm was going to fail.
CNBC explains what the Trans-Pacific Partnership is and how it could affect American workers and consumers.
Big win for Obama and Abe as the US, Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim economies reach agreement to strike trade pact, the FT reports.
Some noteworthy cases the Supreme Court will hear in its new term that begins Monday.