The Senate Banking Committee's announcement is a victory for the Obama administration.
Obama's old Chicago neighbor has some harsh critiques of the candidate he voted for and supported.
Sen. Harry Reid says the Senate will not extend current farm law if Congress can't agree on a new farm bill before adjourning.
With the one-year anniversary of the massacre approaching, investors are getting anxious about cashing out.
The first Swiss banks have signaled their readiness to work with the US in a crackdown on wealthy Americans evading taxes.
Volatility in state budgets is gone, but various factors have caused a drop in tax revenue growth, the National Association of State Budget Officers says.
This a high-quality IPO week. The list of companies going public includes come well-known names, like Hilton.
European equities should outperform in 2014, Goldman Sachs' Peter Oppenheimer told CNBC on Tuesday.
Rail experts Tuesday questioned the effectiveness of one step being taken by New York's Metro-North Railroad to ensure safety one week after the derailment of a speeding commuter train killed four people and injured dozens of others.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Tuesday adopted the Volcker rule, which bans proprietary trading by banks.
Let’s not pretend that this bailout is more than what it was: A mere wealth transfer that helped the unions at the expense of all taxpayers, says Carol Roth.
If you have a spare million lying around, here’s a list of ridiculously expensive supercars that could be yours.
Nelson Mandela's vision was rooted in his ideals, and his actions were shaped by reality, author Sylvester Monroe says.
Don't write off the mystery tipper. It's part of a larger trend toward direct giving.
The rule as proposed is not really bad news for either Wall Street or Main Street.
Newt Gingrich says a few conservatives are wrong on the justice of Mandela's cause and many liberals misstate Reagan's role
Apple and Sam Sung have parted ways. CNBC has learned that Sam Sung hasn’t worked at the giant tech company for months.
He says that allowing illegal immigrants to stay is letting them profit off their unlawful behavior.
Acrimony over a new farm bill in Congress is mirrored by the conflicting views in the Mississippi Delta about cutting food stamps and overhauling the farm subsidy program.