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The most senior U.S. military officer has raised the possibility that American troops might need to take on a larger role in Iraq's ground war against Islamic State militants.
Wal-Mart's vice president of corporate communications is leaving after a background check revealed he hadn't finished his college degree.
NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.
The mayor said the city may be willing to offer financial incentives up to $150 million to ensure team stays in Atlanta.
Look who's finally leaving the roost. Millennials are starting to move out of their parents' houses, opting to rent in many cases.
There should be other routes to the middle class, former Labor Secretary Robert Reich told CNBC.
U.S. corporate executives are scaling back business plans this quarter, consistent with other subdued economic indicators.
Unlike a hurricane, tornado or snowstorm, the ends and beginning of droughts are very hard to predict.
Researchers say that most of the Pacific's earthquake zones are capable of generating shocks at least as strong as magnitude 9, NBC News reports.
The U.S. Department of Labor is investigating a technical glitch that allowed the partial early release of PPI data, Bloomberg reported.
Dmitry Braverman is the second employee of the Wilson Sonsini law firm to be accused of insider trading in recent years.
Despite a low-profile strategy in Washington, D.C., after its IPO Alibaba will begin looking for a veteran Washington hand to open a new office there.
Bank of America gave up about $6 billion in annual revenue by phasing out risky consumer banking products and eliminating certain fees.
The restaurateur who publicly blasted LeSean McCoy for leaving a 20-cent tip told CNBC he won't apologize for starting the controversy.
Corinthian Colleges' share price plunges after the announcement the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's lawsuit.
Maybe this is what happens when a central bank becomes too transparent.
A federal court threw out a jury order requiring Apple to pay $368.2 million in damages to VirnetX for patent infringement. Reuters Reports.
PreferredOne, the insurer that sold nearly 60 percent of all private health plans on Minnesota's Obamacare exchange, will leave that market.
Americans think that the poor are taxed too much and the rich too little, but some states are "fairer" than others, The Fiscal Times reports.
U.S. producer prices were flat in August, data showed on Tuesday, underscoring dormant price pressures in the world's largest economy.
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No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
It's billed as "the "most powerful muscle car ever," and its maker sounds satisfied with its EPA ratings, USA Today reports.
Royal Caribbean is introducing a robot bartender, but Issac from 'The Love Boat' isn't worried. NBC News reports.