The Obama administration is levying financial sanctions against six individual leaders of an ultra-violent street gang already designated an…
A Detroit police officer is defending his decision not to arrest a murder suspect on the street a few hours before another attempt to catch …
Some might find it strange that Joss Whedon’s first movie since “The Avengers” — his 2012 megahit about a team of Marvel Comics superheroes
Stocks edged lower in early trading Wednesday after economic reports suggested that the economy is growing at a sluggish pace.
Investors could lose principal from money market investment funds that underperform under rules being proposed by the Securities and Exchang…
U.S. service firms grew at a faster pace in May, driven by a jump in new orders. But a measure of hiring showed companies added fewer jobs.
Orders to U.S. factories rose modestly in April as manufacturers rebounded from a weak March performance.
A Rhode Island TV station says a woman threw a rock, waved a baseball bat and urged her dogs to attack a news crew reporting on a kindergart…
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is gauging prospects for improving badly strained ties between the United States and Venezuela
Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street after a payroll company reported sluggish job growth last month.
An economic forecast says the country’s expected “Great Recovery” hasn’t materialized and the economy’s fallen short of even normal growth.
A woman from a wealthy New York suburb is accused of growing and attempting to sell more than 1,000 marijuana plants from a city warehouse.
The U.S. government is taking advantage of the recent run-up in General Motors stock to sell off another 30 million shares in the auto giant…
Oil price edges up to near $94 a barrel
State lawmakers passed an 11th-hour compromise bill early Wednesday
U.S. worker productivity grew a modest amount from January through March after having declined in the previous quarter.
A private survey shows U.S. businesses added just 135,000 jobs in May, the second straight month of weak gains.
The Treasury Department says it will sell an additional 30 million shares of General Motors stock this month
Stock futures fell in light trading volume Wednesday as a private payroll company provided what may be a hint as to what to expect when the …
President Barack Obama’s top national security adviser Tom Donilon is resigning and will be replaced by Susan Rice