The U.S. stock market is slipping after an early rise brought on reports of a cease-fire agreement in Ukraine.
Bernard Madoff's last surviving son has died of cancer.
Ohio investigators have reconstructed the killing of a man who was shot by police while holding an air rifle inside a Wal-Mart store.
Want to know which companies are least likely to survive? Just ask their accountants. They’ll tell you, USA Today reports.
Increasing the minimum wage poses serious risks to the economy and the job market, billionaire Sam Zell tells CNBC.
When the next iPhone will debut and what features it will have remain a mystery, but for some fans, that's merely a technicality.
An analysis by two law professors concludes that Secure Communities, a federal program intended to improve public safety, has had “no observable effect” on crime rates.
The mother of a 16-year-old filed a federal lawsuit against the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday claiming her son was sexually discriminated against when he was forced to remove his facial makeup for a driver's license photo.
A woman admits to texting while driving after she hit a pole which pierced her buttocks. KUSA reports.
New Hampshire police say a motorcyclist clocked at 127 mph bragged after being arrested that he had reached 185 mph during the chase.
Opinion: The structure and the wisdom of "1984" are frighteningly precise guides to current events.
U.S. bank regulators plan to adopt rules forcing big banks to hold more assets that they could sell easily in a credit crunch.
Think a GOP win in the midterms will mean less regulation and taxes? Not so fast, says former Rep. Barney Frank.
Airbnb is battling with users who don't want their personal information turned over in a probe on illegal hotels.
Opinion: The real threat facing Americans now is ISIL, not President Barack Obama.
Many Republicans say the bank represents corporate welfare and must be ended.
Thousands of freshmen at the University of California-Berkeley swiped their student cards last week at the doors of Zellerbach Hall and filed into the dark auditorium for one of the few mandatory sessions in their three-week welcome program.
A pair of siblings who served decades behind bars in the rape and murder of a North Carolina child will walk out of prison free men Wednesday after DNA evidence implicated someone else.
The US is considering limiting hi-tech exports to Russia's Arctic oil and gas industry as part of plans to strengthen sanctions against Moscow.