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  • NEW YORK— The Trump administration's budget proposal for the next fiscal year would cut Small Business Administration funding by 5 percent, eliminating some Obama administration programs aimed at creating jobs. Among the programs being eliminated are Regional Innovation Clusters, 14 networks of companies aimed at supporting small businesses in...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • This start-up wants to be a social network for invoices

    Christian Lanng, CEO of Tradeshift, talks about how his cloud-based network helps to connect supply chains in India and around the world.

  • The Apple 6S and 6S Plus iPhones

    Apple's latest line is expected to require a six-digit unlock code, a step up from the four-digit code used on current models.

  • Drone

    Construction workers in Sacramento, Calif., have a new kind of boss, in a way: A drone.

  • SBA chief kicks off eMerge Americas conference

    Maria Contreras-Sweet, the administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, addresses the crowd at the eMerge Americas in Miami, Fla., on Monday.

  • eMerge: Seeing the future with Martine Rothblatt

    Martine Rothblatt, founder, Sirius Satellite Radio; founder, chairman & CEO, United Therapeutics; & author of 'Virtually Human: The Promise -- and the Peril -- of Digital Immortality," discusses how she developed Sirius, transplanting organs, and the limitations of current thinking about gender.

  • Soma water filtration system

    Growth in crowdfunding and online lending platforms means entrepreneurs don't have to devote precious time waiting on a bank to fund them.

  • A veteran speaks to a job recruiter at a 'Hiring our Heroes' Job Fair on March 27, 2014 in New York City.

    Post-9/11 veterans struggle as their unemployment rate stands at 6.7 percent, versus 5.5 percent for the general population.

  • Businesswoman entrepreneur

    More finance options and an improving economy have helped women biz owners raise bank loans. Approval rates are up as credit scores improve.

  • Medium-sized businesses are a 'success story'

    A new Deloitte report states that the top 1000 medium-sized business contribute more than 9 percent to U.K.'s economy. Chris Gentle, head of Insight at Deloitte UK discusses the report, saying two thirds of these companies are outside of London and the South East.

  • Maria Contreras-Sweet

    Maria Contreras-Sweet of the U.S. Small Business Administration has been nominated to the CNBC Next List.

  • Find out how these 6 entrepreneurs procured large federal contracts—and grew their businesses beyond the million-dollar annual sales mark.

  • The business of federal contracting can be extremely lucrative, even during recent years, when budgets were squeezed.

  • (Left to right) Mario Schlosser, Kevin Nazemi and Josh Kushner of Oscar

    Oscar, an insurance start-up that is using technology and data to create a more consumer-oriented health care company, is gaining ground under Obamacare.

  • There's a slice of private equity that isn't too concerned about valuations: Middle market firms that focus on small and mid-sized companies.

  • Guidance Aviation pilots.

    Meet the small-business owner from Prescott, Arizona who helps veterans transition to civilian life as professional helicopter pilots.

  • Kendra Scott, a panelist on CNBC Prime’s "Crowd Rules," shares how she turned $500 into a multimillion-dollar jewelry empire that spans the globe.