House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, speaks at a press conference on his frustration at the lack of negotiation to end the shutdown of the United States government.

The Laws of the Debt Ceiling: A look at the looming U.S. debt ceiling, what the law states, and what Obama and the Treasury can do to prevent default.

U.S. securities regulators announced they have awarded an insane $14 million whistleblower incentive to a whistleblower who helped with an investigation.

Betty Liu reports on the top reasons American's should care about the U.S. government shutdown.

On today's "Insight & Action," Adam Johnson shows you why you why investors shouldn't worry about a government shutdown as he looks at past shutdowns and shows how the stock market has gone up during that time on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

In today's "Single Best Chart," Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu displays the drop off in employment for American males age 25-54.

What's Bernanke's Forecast for U.S. Economy? Examining the main economic data watched by the Fed in its criteria for determining changes in monetary policy

Biggest Security Leak: Bloomberg Contributing Editor Richard Falkenrath discusses the government's confirmation on Prism.

Here's a chart that proves the economy is not linked to the market. Watch as Tom Keene looks at U.S. Employment and discusses the death of the full-time job

A video on Chinese Hackers' Latest Target: Defense Contractors. Immunity CEO and Founder Dave Aitel discusses cyber security and defense contractor hacking with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West."

Tea Party Targeted by IRS: Who Was Responsible? Cook reports on the admission by the IRS who singled out conservative groups based on political stances