It's another step in Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity. NBC reports.
Money-transfer company Western Union is being probed by the FTC and a U.S. district court over fraud-induced money transfers, the company said in a regulatory filing.
George Takei to Arizona: If this anti-gay law goes through, make no mistake — it's on.
US securities regulators are studying whether more proprietary high-speed trading firms should register as broker-dealers, an official said.
The SEC will press ahead with a pilot that will allow small-cap stocks to trade in wider increments, the chair announced Friday.
DirecTV CEO Mike White called for U.S. scrutiny of Comcast's purchase of Time Warner Cable and the "effective broadband monopoly" it might create.
Bankers and those in the expanding legal marijuana business say new guidelines from the Obama administration aren't enough. They want Congress to act.
The free market is not absolutely free for all. A look at some surprising items that Americans can't sell.
The Fed is getting tougher on foreign banks in a move aimed at saving taxpayers from footing the bill for some bailouts.
The salt shortage in some parts of New Jersey has grown so acute that local officials have said they might need to close roadways. The NYT reports.
E-commerce auction house eBay became a darling among top U.S. hedge funds in the fourth quarter just before billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn urged the company to spin off its PayPal payments business, regulatory filings showed on Friday.
Regulators have addressed many issues but "too big to fail" has actually gotten worse, says Michael Farr.
Regulators are likely to zero in on Comcast-Time Warner Cable's commitment to an open Internet, a former FCC chairman told CNBC.
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was convicted Wednesday on charges that he accepted bribes, free trips and other gratuities from contractors.
Paul Schmidt and Patrick Moen fought in the drug war as DEA agents. They have now given up their badges to work in the nascent cannabis industry.
The FBI will pay $10,000 for information that helps catch individuals that intentionally point lasers at aircraft.
The Department of Energy on Tuesday granted conditional approval to a Cameron Parish, Louisiana, terminal to export liquefied natural gas.
A US appeals court struck down the IRS's authority to regulate tax-return preparers, dealing a blow to the Obama administration.
Toyota is close to a deal to pay $1 billion to settle a U.S. criminal investigation into how it disclosed customers' complaints.
Gridlock in Washington on fracking, the minimum wage, and immigration force states to make their own rules. Fiscal Times reports.