The lame-duck Senate gets back to business on Monday and is set to begin approving the executive and judicial branch nominations.
Some of the nation's top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.
Rats have been sighted at the company's new World Trade Center office, according to a report from the New York Post.
Nut rage imploded the career of a Korean Air Lines exec. Now South Korean retailers are experiencing the upside: a boom in sales of macadamias.
Australian police locked down the center of Sydney after an armed man took hostages, igniting fears of a jihadist attack.
The CEO of Bob Evans Farms is stepping down after more than eight years in the post by mutual agreement with the company.
A top hedge fund manager is worried about what the continued low price of oil could mean for the global economy.
The Afghanistan war has cost the U.S. taxpayer nearly $1 trillion and billions more is at stake after involvement officially ends this month.
Fed officials will decide this week whether to make a critical change to their policy statement that would widen the door for interest rate hikes.
Former competitors band together to create 50-State LLC.
The global collapse of oil prices risks undermining the case for building the 1,179-mile pipeline.
Liberal opposition to Obama's choice of investment banker Antonio Weiss as treasury undersecretary has hardened.
Stocks in the Middle East suffered some of their worst losses for years Sunday in a reaction to a further drop in oil prices.
When the people whose houses hug the narrow warren of streets paralleling the busiest urban freeway in America began to see bumper-to-bumper traffic crawling by their homes a year or so ago, they were baffled.
Three friends of an alleged victim of gang rape at a University of Virginia frat house say a magazine article wrongly portrayed them as uncaring students who were more concerned about their reputations than her well-being.
Dorian Johnson, who was walking with Michael Brown before Officer Darren Wilson fatally shot Brown in August, told remarkably similar stories in an interview with county and federal authorities in August and in testimony to the grand jury in September.