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With Puerto Rico saying it can't pay its $72 billion debt, bond investors worry whether bond insurers can cover a looming default.
Media consultant Mark Macias says it will be a total disaster if Donald Trump gets a spot in any presidential debate.
The White House wants millions more American workers to collect overtime pay. But it's far from clear just how many employers will go along.
The countries agreed to measures aimed to open trade, increase infrastructure collaboration and increase the use of renewable energy.
GOP presidential hopefuls are missing this key opportunity against Obamacare, the Fiscal Times reports.
President Obama will announce a sweeping change to the nation's overtime pay law, expanding the number of people who will qualify for increased pay.
Iran needs a nuclear deal, but it appears the U.S. wants the agreement more, Karim Sadjadpour, senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment, says.
GOP Presidential hopeful Donald Trump doubled down on his Hispanic insults, the Fiscal Times reports.
President Barack Obama delivered a eulogy remembering the nine victims of the South Carolina church massacre, NBC News reports.
Hedge fund managers like Paul Singer, Dan Loeb and Seth Klarman have been big backers of gay marriage in recent years.
Iran's nuclear talks may be the catalyst to break oil prices out of a tight trading range, created by record oil production meeting a wave of surprisingly strong demand.
Veterans Administration officials were grilled by Congress on Thursday about a budget shortfall of at least $2.6 billion.
"This ruling will strengthen all of our communities," President Obama said in a speech following the ruling.
Russian President Putin called President Obama to discuss tensions in eastern Ukraine and the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East.
President Barack Obama spoke on Thursday morning after his landmark health care law survived its second major legal challenge.
The Senate collected enough votes to give Obama "fast track" trade authority, giving the White House a hard-fought victory.
Current senators have received nine times more money from backers of a contentious trade bill than senators have from groups that oppose it.
Support for the secessionist cause still remains strong in … the Kremlin, the Fiscal Times reports.
Legislation that would help President Barack Obama seal a Pacific Rim trade pact cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate.
President Obama will announce changes to U.S. hostage policies on Wednesday, the NYT reports.