This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on Dec. 17.
Vermont could become the first state in history where elected officials directly legalize pot, USA TODAY reports.
From zero to 60 miles per hour in just over three seconds. What could possibly go wrong?
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker proposed a plan that would help fund a new arena for the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks.
King Abudullah blazed the trail for women in Saudi Arabia and his death won't be a setback for women's rights, says this real-estate investor.
Novartis forecast sales and profits to grow at a faster pace this year driven by recent drug successes and its portfolio overhaul.
An app aims to solve an issue for South Africans looking for traditional marriages: How many cows is a woman worth? Global Post reports.
Most Federal Reserve watchers did not expect any significant announcements or language changes to this month's statement.
College 529 accounts aren't just for the super-rich, it turns out. And the average amount saved will barely cover a year's tuition.
Activist investor Carl Icahn weighed in on Apple after the tech giant reported a monster quarter that easily beat Wall Street expectations.
Banks no longer are the center of the market universe, Meredith Whitney said at a conference Wednesday.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Moscow's intervention in Ukraine is not "not a wise course for Russia", former U.K. foreign secretary William Hague tells CNBC.
Airlines look to get back on schedule on Wednesday after the cancellation of over 7,500 flights due to a winter storm.
A European exporters ETF, U.S. Treasurys and even Norwegian oil companies are among the favorite plays from the cross-asset experts in this article.
Canary Wharf owner Songbird Estates recommended its minority shareholders accept an offer from Qatar Investment Authority and Brookfield.
Ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko told British police that Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally behind his killing, an inquiry has heard.
Shenzhen suspended 14 police officers and put a police chief under investigation on suspicion of feasting on an endangered giant salamander.
South Korea is cracking down on dissent as governments across Asia are taking similar steps, to the alarm of activists, democrats and many citizens. The Financial Times reports.
The felony abuse-of-power case against former Texas Gov. Rick Perry will proceed after a judge has refused to throw it out.