If you have decided not to purchase a health insurance plan, you should learn the specifics of the penalty stipulated under the Affordable Care Act.
In his final public appearance as chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke took a moment to reflect on the 2008 financial crisis and compared it to a bad car crash.
Congress edged Thursday toward granting final approval to a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year.
Party leaders pushed a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill for this year through the House, shunning the turmoil of recent budget clashes with compromise.
Billionaire Beanie Babies creator Ty Warner will serve two years of probation following his guilty plea on a tax evasion charge, a judge rules.
Legislators trying to work out the last details of a $1.1 trillion spending bill reported Tuesday that they've made major progress ahead of a meeting of the main negotiators
After a troubled rollout, President Barack Obama's health care overhaul now faces its most personal test: How will it work as people seek care under its new mandates?
In an almost annual ritual, Congress is letting 55 popular tax breaks expire at the end of the year, creating uncertainty for millions of individuals and businesses.
The government's rehabilitated health insurance website saw a December surge in customer sign-ups, pushing enrollment past the 1 million mark, the Obama administration says.
More than 1 million Americans are bracing for a harrowing, post-Christmas jolt as extended federal unemployment benefits come to a sudden halt this weekend.
Ready to ring in the new year, Americans look ahead with optimism -- and eagerness to leave 2013 behind, a new poll shows.
The deadline has passed, and so too the surprise grace period, for signing up for health insurance as part of the nation's health care law. Now what?
Postal Service regulators approve a temporary price hike of 3 cents for a first-class stamp, bringing the charge to 49 cents.
The Obama administration extends the Dec. 23 deadline for signing up for insurance by a day, giving Americans in 36 states more time to select a plan.
For most Americans who don't have health insurance, Monday is the deadline to sign up for coverage starting on Jan. 1 under the new health care law -- but exceptions exist.
People whose existing health care insurance has been canceled because of the Affordable Care Act won't be hit with tax penalties for failing to line up new coverage.
Federal officials charge two Seattle men with 35 counts of illegally trading on private Microsoft information.
Technology company executives press President Obama to rein in the government's electronic spying after a court dealt a blow to the administration's surveillance practices.