Consumer sentiment edged down, while an index of consumer expectations weakened for a third straight month, a new survey showed.
Procter & Gamble reported a 37 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by lower operating costs.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in July, but the pace of growth slipped from the previous month, an industry report showed on Friday.
Fran Person will leave the White House to become an adviser at the University of South Carolina.
After Friday's weak data, monetary policy hawks have a little less to crow about.
July's gain of 209,000 nonfarm payrolls was not strong enough to push the Fed to hike rates earlier than expected.
The MoneyPak card, used to transfer cash by those without conventional bank accounts, has caught criminals' eye. The NYT reports.
The MoneyPak card, used to transfer cash by those without access to conventional bank accounts, has also caught the eye of criminals, from a Maryland jail gang to an online prostitution ring in North Carolina.
A reporter looks inside the private lives of politicians, as told by their Secret Service agents.
The new Roca Patrón uses an old-school production methods that calls for a 2-ton volcanic rock.
Fathers are vital components of delivery day — except not vital enough that anyone cares if they get hungry or need something.
The leadership worked through the evening Thursday in an attempt to tweak a $659 million bill.
Tropical Storm Bertha formed in the Atlantic late Thursday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
A California resident's home-surveillance shows a large pack of coyotes roaming through his neighborhood. KTLA reports.
A convicted quadruple murderer's execution is on hold. But a new governor could push it forward if elected this November. Critics call it "mob justice."
A patient with the Ebola virus will be brought to the U.S. for treatment at a sophisticated isolation unit. NBC News reports.
Wall Street futures recouped some losses after U.S. jobs data missed expectations, as a string of risk events weighed on global markets.
The attorney general warns that data-driven criminal justice could have an unfair racial impact.
President Obama will convene an Africa summit Monday at the White House, and Laurie Garrett asks why the largest Ebola epidemic ever recorded is not on the agenda.
Marc Randazza says the ESPN commentator fell victim to the "politically correct" police for even suggesting a thought that broke from the accepted narrative on the Ray Rice incident