Preschoolers performed better on literacy tests when their parents received text messages with tips on how to help them, a study in San Francisco found.
Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, will visit the Sept. 11 memorial and stop at a youth organization during a three-day stay in the city.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks next week could depend on this one event, and warns to steer clear of the short game.
Events help clarify an internal debate on timing.
The Swiss drug maker Roche said on Friday that the Food and Drug Administration approved its drug Avastin as a treatment for ovarian cancer.
Stocks could keep up their slow march higher in the coming week as energy and the consumer remain top themes for the economy and markets.
Pay no attention to the pundit behind the curtain: Most of them are full of it.
Some of America's biggest and most influential hedge funds are investing heavily in Chinese tech giant Alibaba.
Dennis Gartman saw action in the futures market that caused him to pull his short positions.
A Maine man insisted he is not a violent person, as he was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for shaking his 6-month-old daughter so forcefully it left her brain damaged, a quadriplegic and unable to see or hear.
Jim Cramer gives his gameplan of the hot stocks to watch for next week. He thinks one stock could trigger some Alibaba action
A former California Highway Patrol officer has pleaded not guilty to computer theft charges stemming from allegations he stole explicit photos from the cellphones of female DUI suspects.
The owner of the struggling Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City has filed court papers to close it by next month.
Sylvia Mathews Burwell was brought in to run the Department of Health and Human Services with one big goal: Make sure the second round of Obamacare goes a whole lot better than last year's disaster.
Obamacare's second open-enrollment season begins Saturday, with new deadlines, new technology and new sign-up forecasts.
As of Friday, the S.&P. 500 is up 10 percent so far this year. For the week, the S.&P. 500 and the Dow closed up about a third of a percentage point, their fourth week of gains.
A report said talks between Baker Hughes and Halliburton have stalled, but that Halliburton may be considering a hostile offer.
Apple stock is soaring but at least one pro thinks the tech giant's ride will come to an end after the New Year.
A new wave of entrepreneurs and start-ups are exploring innovations in shared office spaces.