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"Just disappear. Get lost while you still can," says one recent lottery winner. NBCNews.com reports.
JPMorgan Chase is in talks with government officials to settle federal and state mortgage probes for $11 billion.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Geithner shouldn't be ruled out as a candidate for the next Fed chairman, according to delegates hedge fund event.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein came out in defense of capitalism as well as bonuses after it received government aid during the financial crisis.
JC Penney CEO Ullman told investors the retailer does not see conditions for the rest of the year where it would need to raise liquidity, a source said.
The Gerawan family, the nation's largest peach producer, is facing an unlikely challenge that is sending ripples across the farming community.
Spending was cut by 2 percent during the 12 months that ended in June. This is the first decline recorded since June of 2010, according to PayNet.
Amid an inventory backlog, Wal-Mart Stores is cutting US orders, according to a Bloomberg report that the discount giant called "misleading."
JC Penney shares tumbled to their lowest in nearly 13 years after a Goldman Sachs report projected slow sales and liquidity trouble.
The government is after JP Morgan in a way that we haven't seen since Jimmy Hoffa, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has ended a marathon Senate speech opposing President Barack Obama's health care law after talking for 21 hours, 19 minutes.
The financially strapped United States Postal Service proposed a 3-cent increase in first-class stamps on Wednesday.
The market's shocked reaction to the Fed's decision not to taper last week has raised concerns over the bank's ability to communicate with investors.
"It's important to remember that health care is the economy. ... The idea that we can separate out the two is a fantasy," Obama said.
Sen. Ted Cruz talks and talks and talks about his opposition to Obamacare, and his love for "Green Eggs and Ham."
Eight agencies joined forces to help protect the elderly from financial scams and to clarify privacy responsibilities for financial institutions.
How does a shutdown affect the military, government workers and average Americans reliant on government programs and benefits?
The US could have less than $50B in cash in October when the government exhausts its legal borrowing capacity, Treasury's Jack Lew said on Tuesday.
Thousands of American workers and businesses could lose if the government shuts down next week, but it might be a boon for some politicians.
A battle in San Jose, the self-proclaimed capital of Silicon Valley, over benefit cuts could have a ripple effect in California.
New study suggests the age when couples start cohabiting correlates with divorce rates.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his bearish thoughts on financial markets, appears to be equally pessimistic on the fledgling virtual currency bitcoin.
A rare, 1937 French Roadster sold for $6.6 million over the weekend, proving that rich car collectors are still spending.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Manchester United is believed to be close to announcing a record breaking deal with Nike that will be worth $1 billion over the next 10 years.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports there is a lot of optimism on Wall Street about the U.S. economy as economists are upping their GDP forecast for this Spring.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that despite intense diplomatic discussions, Russia continues to infiltrate Crimea. Peter Felstead, Jane's Defence, breaks down the size differential and defense budgets of the Russian and Ukrainian militaries.