Common illnesses like heart disease, diabetes and respiratory conditions are causing more of the increase in deaths.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson, (R-Ark.), discusses his state's computer coding mandate and efforts to attract tech companies. Also Hutchinson weighs in on lowering income taxes and balancing the budget.
Severe thunderstorms may cause tornadoes and hail for parts of the US, reports Weather.com. Find out if they could be happening near you.
The shooting in San Bernardino wasn't the first of the year, but there's little consensus on how many mass shootings there are in the U.S.
There were widespread whiteouts from Colorado to Kansas, while thousands in the Northwest lost power. NBC News reports.
House Speaker Ryan plans to introduce a bill to pause the U.S. refugee program amid conflict over the fate of Syrian migrants.
From San Antonio to Chicago to Cincinnati, millions are expecting wind, flurries or thunderstorms.
Investors looking for safety in this volatile market should look at these names, two financial experts said Tuesday.
The State Department made public new swaths of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails, while her campaign released a letter from her doctor about her health.
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The Natural State is among the nation’s least expensive for business and living, but also one of the least innovative.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson tells CNBC the decision by Wal-Mart, one of his state's largest employers, to stop selling Confederate flag-related items "makes some sense."
Gov. Asa Hutchinson, (R-Ark.), weighs in on Wal-Mart's decision on the Confederate flag debate and discusses the Arkansas state flag.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson, (R-Ark.), discusses the state's recent law which will bring computer coding to Arkansas high schools and give students the competitive edge needed in the high-tech world.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson explains the single greatest competitive advantage his state has over every other in America.
Wal-Mart shares have fallen 14 percent since the start of the year but some traders have been betting the stock will rally in the next month.
Using our Top States for Business metrics, we judge the performance of the governors running in the 2016 US presidential election.
Millions of people in the middle of the country are facing a tornado threat, including some locations recently ravaged by twisters, NBC News reports.
Oklahoma's earthquakes are racking up millions of dollars in damages and unleashing a political and financial maelstrom.
Around 30 million Americans were under threat from a storm promising hail, high winds and a chance of tornadoes, NBC News reports.