Some of the nation's top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.
Life expectancy is up, smoking is down, and obesity rates are on the rise again according to the new edition of America's Health Rankings.
The Republican Party won control of the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, in a night that turned out to be a historic defeat for Democrats.
Voters in five states approved ballot measures calling for raises in their states' minimum wages, adding to the federal debate.
Voters go to the polls for midterm congressional elections Tuesday, but just 10 states will decide the most important result.
If you live in Florida and like Pandora, you're probably hearing a lot of Rick Scott for Governor ads. That is, if you like country music.
A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.
President Barack Obama has decided to delay any executive action on immigration until after the November congressional elections.
Value-conscious consumers are always on the prowl for bargains. Here's a look at the states that offer the lowest cost of living.
If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.
The Natural State is one of the least expensive for business and overall cost of living. But it ranks near the bottom for education.
A disagreement with US Airways over where to stow delicate violins on a plane forced two musicians to take a later flight, TODAY reports.
NBC's Jay Gray reports the latest developments on devastating tornadoes striking the Midwest.
Some states are better than others at giving their residents the best return on their "tax investment."
We love talking about how stressful work is, as if our ancestors weren't wondering if they had enough food for winter.
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
Tyson Foods said it expects pork supplies to drop 2-4 percent this fiscal year, raising wholesale prices, as a pig virus spreads.
New Jersey’s standing in America's Top States for Business has declined since Gov. Chris Christie took office in 2010. It finishes 42nd this year.
New Hampshire, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and California fill out the list with the biggest drops in our America's Top States for Business rankings for 2013.
Unions say right-to-work laws infringe on workers’ collective bargaining rights, and proponents call for a federal law as opposed to the current patchwork of state statutes.