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A government shutdown would force Congress to address fiscal issues, a former Reagan administration official argued.
With the House passage, the continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown goes to President Barack Obama's desk.
Iraq is turning a blind eye to Russia's move into Syria despite US objections, says David Phillips.
The current federal limit on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness 'is not adequate to protect the public health.'
A looming government shutdown may soon be averted, setting up another budget confrontation in December when the Treasury hits the debt ceiling.
Boehner might try to up the U.S. debt limit before resigning from the speakership.
The Federal Reserve did the right thing by leaving interest rates unchanged, former President Bill Clinton said.
Obama was one of the first speakers at the opening of general debate for the 70th session of the UN General Assembly.
John Boehner's departure will help these GOP candidates the most, says GOP strategist Sara Fagen.
Both are expected to speak of Syria and the need for a political transition, NBC News reports.
Donald Trump said in an interview that a "large segment" of U.S. taxpayers would have a zero rate if he wins. Reuters reports.
After the South China Sea and cyberspace, the U.S. and China rivalry has found a new front: women’s rights, The NY Times reports.
Data from PredictIt are showing that bettors are getting out of the government shutdown trade, now selling the trade, after John Boehner resignation.
The primary areas of contention in the relationship are geopolitical concerns and cybersecurity issues.
Whether its Jeb or Hillary in the White House, here's why tax reform will be the big winner in 2016, says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
Candidate Jeb Bush tells CNBC's John Harwood despite an underwhelming performance so far, he is not about to slow down now.
"To say that you're not going to engage in an act of war in peacetime seems a little odd," one analyst said of a hinted deal.
The announcement of the meeting was made by Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov and confirmed by the White House.
In a historic presentation to Congress, Pope Francis urged lawmakers to take "courageous actions" on global warming, poverty and the refugee crisis.
In his first visit to the United States, Pope Francis urged United States citizens to take care of "our common home."