Mr. Ford, who never got to run the Ford Motor Company, was the last family member to be a confidant of Henry Ford, the American legend who made the automobile accessible to the masses.
Crediting economic growth and better service, a trade group reported 10.65 billion passenger trips last year despite a drop in gasoline prices.
An 89-year-old World War II veteran who turned down a Purple Heart medal in 1944 was decorated with the honor on Saturday.
A stage at a Southern California high school collapsed during a performance, sending 25 students to the hospital with mainly minor injuries, authorities said.
The activist hedge fund manager William A. Ackman bet a billion dollars on the collapse of the nutritional supplement company Herbalife, then launched an extraordinary campaign to hasten that development.
A former handyman serving life in prison for the 1993 murder of seven people at a suburban Chicago restaurant has been awarded nearly a half-million dollars in a civil lawsuit in which he alleged a jail guard punched him in the face.
Dr. Belliveau was a Harvard scientist whose quest to capture the quicksilver flare of thought inside a living brain led to the first magnetic resonance image of human brain function.
The McMartin Preschool trial began in 1987 after accusations of sexual abuse and satanic rituals from a mother whose mental instability later became an issue in the case.
The administration’s proposal would extend a billion-dollar package of loans from the International Monetary Fund to $1.6 billion by expanding loan limits for countries like Ukraine.
As speculation grows about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton will run for president in 2016, so too has a political parlor game of coming up with creative variations on the same question.
It has donated to almost every lawmaker who has a regulatory part to play in its merger.
A high-profile group of Republicans is jockeying for his Oversight gavel.
Exelon, which operates 17 of the 100 commercial power reactors in this country, will spend $400 million to $500 million in post-Fukushima fixes.
The search for the missing MH370 flight enters a third day, with authorities not reaching any conclusions at this stage.
A mayor wanted to go somewhere and fly on a plane, his policy director said, but there was no plane, just a bus that did not work, and he died fixing it.
Opinion: We should wonder: Why aren't we using more gas in our own cars and trucks?
The Northwest Detention Center locked down areas holding violent offenders as a precaution amid a hunger strike by detainees protesting their treatment and calling for an end to deportations.
Emails released by military prosecutors indicated that other officers discussed whether the chief accuser of Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair might have testified untruthfully.
Republican lobbyists and operatives say business is missing its moment to alter the party.
Inmates are taking advantage of the expansion of Medicaid that allows states to extend coverage to single and childless adults — a major part of the prison population.