California's mountains have risen more than half an inch, thanks to the absence of water to weigh them down, a study found. NBC News reports.» Read More
A third year of severe drought in California has dried up water supplies and imposed restrictions. Yet bottled water is still being produced there.
President Obama has been a cumulative 35 hours and 21 minutes late to scheduled speaking events in 2014, WaPo reports.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude 4.3 earthquake has rattled Hawaii's Big Island, as two hurricanes rumbled toward the islands.
Officials also discovered the bugs in two crew locker rooms in Astoria, an MTA spokesman said.
A company that performs background checks for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security said it was the victim of a cyber attack.
Vizio is recalling 245,000 flat screen televisions due to an ineffective stand that causes the TV to tip, posing a risk of impact injury.
HealthCare.gov won't disclose some key details of Obamacare, including how many people have paid, insurer market share and proposed 2015 prices.
Seventy percent of Americans believe illegal migrants threaten traditional U.S. beliefs and customs, according to a poll.
A cafe in Stillwater, MN, added a 35-cent 'minimum wage fee' to customers' tabs to cope with Minnesota's 75-cent minimum wage hike.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ramped up its response to the expanding Ebola outbreak.
Bank of America directors are supportive of its proposed $16 billion to $17 billion mortgage-securities settlement, according to someone familiar with the matter.
Hawaii was braced for its first direct hurricane hit in 22 years Thursday as Iselle headed towards the Big Island with no sign of weakening.
Google and Barnes & Noble are joining forces to tackle Amazon, zeroing in on a service that Amazon has long dominated: fast, cheap delivery of books.
DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach thinks by 2020, the Fed may resurrect quantitative easing, its cure for rough markets. FT reports.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a strengthening of the labor market.
Russia will ban fruit, vegetable, meat, fish, milk and dairy imports from the United States, the European Union, Australia, Canada and Norway.
Goldman said it was being investigated for its U.S. alternative trading system and for the potential misuse and circulation of non-public information.
Expect a shakeup in the restaurant rankings if Janney's predictions for America's top 10 restaurant chains in 2020 are correct.
Some analysts fear that Sprint's decision to give up on merging with T-Mobile US could lead to a wider price war as the top carriers slug it out.
A tourist seeking to take pictures of Yellowstone National Park crashed a camera-equipped drone into its largest hot spring.
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This house is a 314-acre masterpiece with a “Mare Motel,” competition-size horse arena and three stock ponds.
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Mad Money's Jim Cramer rails against mutual funds and explains why he thinks a cheap S&P 500 index fund is the least bad way to passively manage your money-better than the vast bulk of actively managed funds.
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