Vermont could become the first state in history where elected officials directly legalize pot, USA TODAY reports.» Read More
Britain's Serious Fraud Office has closed its investigation into the ill-fated sale of Autonomy to Hewlett-Packard Co in 2011.
The prosecutor had accused Argentine President Fernandez of shielding Iranian suspects in the country's worst terrorist attack.
The Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from California raisin producers who object to a government program regulating the market.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Friday to hear a case on whether states can ban gay marriage.
Here are three reasons why Obama's proposed federal law mandating paid sick leave from work would be a bad idea.
BP will face fines for its Gulf of Mexico oil spill of up to $13.7 billion, less than a maximum hit of $17.6 billion.
As if robocalls aren't annoying enough, companies want to change the law so it's legal to make them to your cellphone, TODAY reports.
The Teamsters union and U.S. prosecutors reached a settlement agreement that would end oversight of the union.
An probe into attempted foreign-exchange market manipulation has found evidence of more potential malfeasance, according to Dow Jones.
Etsy is mulling a plan to take the company public, Bloomberg reported, citing sources with knowledge of the matter.
"Any event in life changes one. That was an event that probably changed me in many ways. I think I am a better person," biotech company founder Sam Waksal.
MetLife is filing legal action in federal court to try to overturn the designation by U.S. regulators that the insurer is a too big to fail.
Prosecutors have recommended bringing felony charges against former Gen. David Petraeus for providing classified info to a mistress, officials say.
In an effort against shoddy debt collection suits, New York state was expected to settle with Encore Capital Group, the NYT reports.
In a closely watched case, Nebraska's top court tossed a suit challenging a route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
A bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline clears a key Senate committee, setting up a fight pitting newly empowered Republicans against President Obama.
A judge overturned California's foie gras ban, but reactions were mixed.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will spend two years in federal prison on public corruption convictions. USA Today reports.
Apple has gained a United States patent for products made from mostly flexible parts, British tech site PCR reported.
The Justice Department is joining two lawsuits against a Florida cardiologist, according to the Dow Jones News Service.
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