Earnings from Toll Brothers and Realogy beat expectations. Their CEOs say it had a lot to do with higher home prices.
A New York state trooper says he was concerned that Kerry Kennedy may have suffered a seizure or stroke after her car swerved into a truck in 2012.
U.S. spying is driving some of its allies to build an undersea cable from Portugal to Brazil, according to a report.
Students at the University of Michigan used Twitter to give voice in 140 characters or less to what racial tension feels like on campus.
Three years ago, it wanted to be POLITICO. Now, it wants to be The New Republic.
The Fed's top regulator waded into the debate over whether monetary policy should be tightened in the face of financial stability risks on Tuesday.
The conference rescinds its permission for the nonprofit group to sponsor a booth at the gathering.
The traditional hedge fund public relations strategy of "no comment" is starting to change.
After a wave of anti-wealth protests in San Francisco, nearby Atherton is investigating vandalism with the FBI's help
Everyone seems to be high on social media mergers and IPOs these days like WhatsApp and Candy Crush. But Michael Yoshikami smells a bubble.
After saying that Metro-North Railroad does not ‘condone’ the actions of a train conductor who penned an apology note to passengers over a train cancellation, the agency said Tuesday that the conductor does not face any disciplinary action.
Senate leadership is pitching a bill that would revive benefits for about six months.
A private school teacher in Washington who was captured in Nicaragua after a year on the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted" fugitives list has written the judge overseeing his child pornography case, saying he plans to spend the rest of his life "doing penance." Eric Justin Toth wrote the 2-page letter as part of a set of documents that were submitted to the judge ahead of his sentencing, which is scheduled for March 11.
Google is lobbying states to stop proposed restrictions on driving with headsets such as Google Glass.
Police in southwest Ohio were seeking three men Tuesday in the shooting of a transit bus driver they say survived with the apparent help of a biblical booklet in his shirt pocket.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend millions of dollars to help farmers and ranchers improve pastures in five Midwestern states to provide food for the nation's struggling honeybees under a program to be announced Tuesday.
Meet Oscar. An insurance start-up that is using technology and data to create a consumer-oriented health insurer.
Mt.Gox posted an update on its website, saying a "decision was taken to close all transactions for the time being."