When my brother, a writer, put a stillbirth into his last novel, the scene was a gift to me, a way of making public what had been my too-private loss.
People who give gift cards tend to be older Republicans, but they're socially liberal on at least one issue.
He will answer questions about how much the White House knew about the interrogation techniques.
Mystery surrounds the fiery weekend death of Jessica Chambers, but the Mississippi teen may have given firefighters a clue in her killing, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
The National Retail Federation said it still expects sales to grow 4.1% this holiday season, following on Thursday's strong retail sales data.
Two in three executives admitted to using mobile devices for work information as it feeds into their free time.
An appearance by Peter Thiel was cut short at UC Berkeley by protesters.
The price of the bitcoin nudged higher Thursday on the news that technology giant Microsoft had started to accept the digital currency as payment for products including apps and games.
The decision to file early for Social Security benefits will cost many Americans thousands in retirement dollars.
Harvard's Benjamin Edelman, who apologized for an email blitz over a $4 overcharge, had a previous fight with another eatery, Boston.com reports.
Daniel Pantaleo, the police officer who a New York grand jury decided not to indict in the death of Eric Garner, spoke with internal affairs investigators about the case this week.
CNN affiliate WFAA reports that Lee Harvey Oswald's family is fighting a funeral home for ownership of his casket.
Fishermen and pelicans on the Texas Gulf Coast have been angling at the same spot lately, and somebody is getting hurt awfully ugly: the pelicans.
He said the decline is "like a tax cut to the economy" and praised U.S. oil production as a "great success story."
He slams a measure in the spending bill that would roll back parts of Dodd-Frank.
The tight financial conditions faced by Brits were highlighted again this week with reports on how young people are using payday loans.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to a strengthening labor market.
U.S. import prices recorded their biggest decline in nearly 2-1/2 years in November as the cost of petroleum products tumbled.
U.S. consumer spending advanced at a brisk clip in November as lower gasoline prices gave the holiday shopping season a boost.
The New York Times' DealBook 2014 conference features speakers including Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and BlackRock CEO Larry Fink.