LOS ANGELES— The leader overseeing a massive oil cleanup along the California coast defended the initial response, saying there were boots on the ground after the spill that stained popular beaches. As more crews arrived the next day, they began raking oily sand and cleaning rocks on the beach— an exercise that continues more than a week after one of the largest...» Read More
A US judge rejected a bid to compel GM to tell customers to stop driving millions of cars that have been recalled for defective ignition switches.
Citigroup will not webcast its annual meeting next week in St. Louis, in a move one analyst called "ridiculous."
GM will ask a bankruptcy court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy in 2009.
The Fed should "explicitly" say it will keep rates near zero until the economy is within a year of reaching Fed goals, a policymaker said.
A Georgia grower of sweet Vidalia onions has asked a judge to shield him from possible sanctions for shipping his crop.
Barcode printer maker Zebra Technologies said it would buy Motorola Solutions enterprise business for $3.45 billion in cash.
Wireless Internet access in the sky is taking off, promising better connections for travelers and a bonanza for companies that sell the systems.
The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong"
U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis
A new study finds that the typical 401(k) would erase $70,000 from an average worker's account over a four-decade career.
Armed separatists took virtual control of a city in eastern Ukraine and Kiev prepared troops to respond.
State regulators have linked earthquake activity in Ohio to fracking, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for a ban.
Five Senate Democrats urged the Justice Department to oppose efforts by GM to skirt financial responsibility on its recall.
The US Government warned that hackers are attempting to exploit the 'Heartbleed' bug in targeted attacks.
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
Thieves have claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds from the IRS by swiping the Social Security numbers and identities of ordinary people.
Jacob Lew is warning Russia that it could face tougher sanctions over Ukraine, but other powers are reluctant to go along.
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier," the sequel to Marvel's 2011 film, smashed its way to $96.2 million in weekend ticket sales
Gazprom Neft has not been affected by Western sanctions over Russia's annexation of Crimea