Testifying before the Senate Banking Committee, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen answers questions by Sen. David Vitter (R-Louisiana) about systemically important banks and the Federal Reserve's authority surrounding Puerto Rico.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on the CDC's efforts to combat Zika and screen blood donations for the virus.
Former senator Judd Gregg warns that Puerto Rico is on the verge of "economic cardiac arrest" and urges the Senate to pass debt bill PROMESA.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson on what's breaking from the Supreme Court this morning.
The bill to help Puerto Rico with its debt crisis moves to the Senate after the U.S. House passed the bill with bipartisan support.
The House approves legislation to help the island restructure its massive $70-billion debt.
The U.S. House of Representatives, on Thursday passed legislation creating a federal control board to help Puerto Rico cope with crippling debt.
Experts cautiously praised the current bill under consideration by Congress to alleviate the financial crisis facing Puerto Rico.
The Obama administration's new retirement advice rule is a "big mistake," says Douglas Holtz-Eakin. Here's why.
Hillary Clinton won the Puerto Rico primary Sunday, edging her closer to become the presumptive nominee of the Democratic Party, NBC News reports.
A bill to help aid the fiscally strapped island of Puerto Rico was unveiled late on Wednesday by House Republicans after a month of negotiations.
Congress may finally be coming to Puerto Rico's rescue, but the measure may be too little, too late.
As the Puerto Rican debt crisis continues to unfold, fund managers have been busy trimming their sails to reduce exposure to the crisis.
US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warned on Monday that time was running out to address the spiraling crisis in Puerto Rico, the Financial Times reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports that Major League Baseball games are being moved from Puerto Rico due to Zika fears.
Puerto Rico has no money to make its debt payments and needs help to restructure from Congress, Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla says.
William Fallon, MBIA President & COO and National Public Finance Guarantee CEO, talks about the debt crisis in Puerto Rico and the insurance his division has on Puerto Rico bonds.
Alejandro Garcia Padilla, Governor of Puerto Rico, talks about calling a debt moratorium on the island's outstanding debts.
MBIA says it is exposed to almost $4 billion, but hasn’t yet taken a hit on defaulted debt.
The president and CEO of the National Puerto Rican Coalition believes Congress and creditors are at fault in Puerto Rico's debt crisis.