New York’s highest court says Starbucks’ baristas must share their tips with shift supervisors, but assistant managers are left out in the cold.
The Internal Revenue Service long has resisted efforts by an internal watchdog to help groups seeking tax-exempt status
New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was taken from his home in handcuffs Wednesday morning
Los Angeles police say an officer who was shot in the face is out of surgery and the gunman is believed holed up in a Willowbrook home, 12 hours after the confrontation.
A fire broke out and thick black smoke billowed from a northwestern Indiana grain elevator a day after an explosion at the plant killed a worker.
Sarah Prager, 26, cried when she heard the news standing outside the court. Prager married her wife in Massachusetts in 2011 and now lives in Maryland.
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 1.8 percent in the first three months of the year
Paula Deen says that anyone who’s never sinned should pick up a rock and throw it at her.
Babson College plans to offer a formal apology for anti-Semitic actions taken by students 35 years ago before and during a crucial soccer game with Brandeis University.
Charges have been dropped against a New York City EMT accused of walking away from an ailing pregnant woman who later died.
A Connecticut couple has named its baby with help from customers at a Starbucks coffee shop.
Stock futures rose Wednesday as investors shrugged off a U.S. report that showed the economy grew at a slower pace than was initially thought during the first quarter.
The Supreme Court has cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California by holding that defenders of California’s gay marriage ban did not have the right to appeal lower court rulings striking down the ban.
The price of oil fell below $95 a barrel on Wednesday as traders awaited the latest U.S. government report on energy supplies.
Despite barely beating a midnight deadline, hundreds of jeering protesters helped stop Texas lawmakers from passing one of the toughest abortion measures in the country.
One of the West Virginia teenagers accused of fatally stabbing a 16-year-old classmate was like a second daughter to the victim’s parents
In axing a dozen combat brigades in the face of steep spending cuts and the wind-down of two wars, the Army says it is trying to ease the sting by spreading it around.