It could have been something as simple as a barking dog that alerted the al Qaeda guards as U.S. special operations forces approached the compound.
A record-setting 4.16-pound white truffle was sold for $61,250 at a New York City auction Saturday to a food and wine lover from Taiwan.
French President Hollande said after an impromptu visit to Russia for crisis talks on Saturday that a ceasefire could take hold in Ukraine soon.
Things are getting worse for Sony Pictures as the recent security breach has apparently compromised more information than first thought.
President Barack Obama, who had medical tests after complaining of a sore throat, is suffering from acid reflux.
A threat to macho men is taking place across the land: the rise of 'mampering'—eye creams, exfoliation and facial moisturizers for guys.
Can Airbnb offer free $1 million liability coverage that will cover the hosts for its tens of thousands of United States listings for nothing?
Shopping for that perennial favorite, the gift card? Don't even think about paying full price.
A "perfect storm" of commodity prices and low feed costs have lifted profit and provided a windfall for farmers a few turbulent years.
Director Sam Mendes worked with engineers and designers from Aston Martin to create a vehicle specifically for the new film.
The abrupt retirement of United Technologies' CEO was in part due to growing concerns over his private interests, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Longer lives and economic pressures make it imperative workers rethink retirement plans, say the founders of research firm BrightScope.
Erstwhile bond trader Brandon Stanton's "Humans of New York" blog has became a social media sensation around the world.
Robots that can see, feel, hear and smell are being deployed to predict and prevent crimes at places like corporate campuses and malls.
CBS and Dish Network reached an agreement over a new distribution deal, both companies announced on Saturday, bringing an end to a long running feud.
Morgan Stanley said on Friday it will pay more of its bonuses to employees upfront and defer less, because the bank is on a better financial footing.
Chinese authorities have arrested former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang for crimes ranging from accepting bribes to leaking state secrets.
From big data to drone technology, VCs are investing in companies that will change the way we think about farming.
Drug giant Merck is in talks to acquire antibiotics maker Cubist for about $102 a share in cash, according to people familiar with the matter.
Sony staffers received a new email from hackers, this time threatening their families, from the group who calls itself the 'GOP,' USAT reports.