Shares in luxury watchmakers lost their shine on Wednesday after Apple released its hotly-anticipated smartwatch.
New polls show a majority of Americans now support broadening U.S. military airstrikes.
The rise of ISIL is suddenly taking center stage in the midterm elections.
Emilio Botin, who transformed Santander from a small lender into the euro zone's biggest bank, died of a heart attack at age 79.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday as he began a tour of the Middle East to build military, political and financial support.
The economist who predicted the U.S. housing crisis has said Scotland faces a tough period for investment regardless of the referendum.
Authorities are investigating programs in at least three states that collect bodies donated for scientific research, medical training and other purposes.
The persistent shortfall in the number and quality of jobs in the largest economies is threatening the recovery, a new report shows.
Alibaba has received enough orders for its initial public offering to cover the entire deal, people familiar with the IPO process said.
Administrators at 13 health centers run by the Department of Veterans Affairs misled investigators looking into the extent of waiting-list manipulation, an inspector general told the Senate.
It was 10 minutes into the meeting when the audience turned emotional, shouting at the council members and mayor, James Knowles III.
The upheaval could provide an opening for critics to paint the bureau as a workplace in chaos.
Wal-Mart released its second annual Chosen by Kids Top 20 Toys List.
The decision would take the military campaign against the Sunni militant group into new and unpredictable terrain.
The federal government has provided military-style weaponry to local police departments since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, but with little oversight.
José Padilla, convicted in 2007 of supporting Al Qaeda and terrorism conspiracy, was sentenced Tuesday to 21 years in prison.
An elderly couple severely beaten in their Kansas City home, allegedly by a man also accused of fatally shooting three of their neighbors, died Tuesday after being taken off life support.
Chad Taylor, the Democratic candidate for Senate, filed a petition on Tuesday with the Kansas Supreme Court to have his name removed from the Nov. 4 ballot.
Heavy rains and flash flooding throughout the Southwest washed away portions of Interstate 15 in Nevada, prompting state officials to close a nearly 50-mile stretch between Las Vegas and Salt Lake City.
After the National Audubon Society released a report saying 650 bird species will be threatened by climate change, a report released by other agencies concluded that nearly one-third of American birds are in trouble.