Police in Arizona say an attempted drug transaction was behind a shooting that led to a three-hour lockdown of the busiest terminal at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
The Alibaba IPO is a big story but here's who is really going public today, says Michael Zakkour.
An Oklahoma County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenges a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the state Capitol.
Scottish nationalist Alex Salmond resigned as leader of his party and will quit as First Minister after losing an independence referendum.
Anti-Islamic ads will begin appearing on a hundred New York City buses and at two subway entrances next week.
The metaphor of poker was used by many presidents, but Truman was the one most publicly identified with the game.
The government is rewriting sweeping new food safety rules after farmers complained that they could hurt business.
The Scottish referendum revealed that the betting market was a better political forecaster than polls, finds the New York Time's The Upshot.
On the seventh day of a manhunt for a survivalist suspected of killing a state police trooper, scores of police were trying to flush him out of the dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland.
Unemployment rates rose in nearly half of U.S. states in August, even as employers in two-thirds of the states added jobs.
Authorities say a man with an extensive criminal record — he spent time in prison a decade ago after the shooting death of his young son — killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage Thursday at a home in a small Florida town outside of Gainesville.
Alibaba's Jack Ma discusses his company's IPO, the responsibility to shareholders, and where the money is likely to be spent.
The campaign aims to raise awareness and end sexual assault on college campuses.
Educators say a surprising number of school science teachers don't have the required training to handle hazardous chemicals and don't know about standard safety measures.
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The NRCC chairman says his party is poised for a strong performance in the midterm election.
Opportunists cash in on the regulatory hurdles that caused launch delays in China for the new iPhone.
If you were shocked by the Scotland vote, you weren't paying attention. The spreads gave it away. Here's what else they'll tell you.