Retail giant Target (NYSE:TGT) on Monday announced its intention to increase its hourly minimum wage to $15 by the end of 2020, a decision one analyst said other retailers may not feel too much pressure to follow.
President Donald Trump unveiled a new program at the White House on Monday to boost education in science, technology, engineering and math, with a particular focus on computer science and coding.
Judge Roy Moore, Republican candidate for Senate, on Monday said he expects to defeat Republican Senator Luther Strange in the Alabama U.S. Senate Runoff.
Estimates of the size of a Hurricane Harvey aid package for Texas and Louisiana rose on Thursday, with one proposal being drafted for $150 billion, while the White House promised to make a request for funding soon to Congress.
China has postponed enforcement of sweeping new controls on food imports following complaints by the United States, Europe and other trading partners that they would disrupt billions of dollars in trade.
It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China.
Asian stocks declined Tuesday as investors watched U.S.-North Korean tensions after a fall in tech shares dragged down Wall Street.
The chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission is likely to face an especially tough hearing in front of Congress on Tuesday, after the agency acknowledged that it also was a victim to a hack.
As Ivanka Trump's political influence grows, so does secrecy surrounding her fashion brand's business ties in China
As Ivanka Trump's political influence grows, so does secrecy surrounding her fashion brand's business ties in China.
Japan's government has approved a revision to its 30-to-40-year plan to decommission the Fukushima nuclear plant, delaying by two more years the removal of radioactive fuel rods in two of the three reactors damaged in the 2011 disaster.
The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is expected to be grilled by Congress on Tuesday over a 2016 hack of the regulator's corporate filing system.
U.S. stock indexes inched lower Monday in a quiet open to trading for the week.
The Asian Development Bank is raising its growth forecast for Asia's developing economies because global trade and conditions in the world's biggest economies are improving more than expected.
Finisar tries to buy more time once again, but production issues continue to plague results.
Federal agencies are ramping up their response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico as the Trump administration seeks to blunt criticism its response to Hurricane Maria has fallen short of its efforts after the storms that hit Texas and Florida.
Nordstrom has finally completed its full-line expansion in Canada, which should help the company's Canadian operations turn profitable in the near future.
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Poised to reveal a tax plan that is a pillar of "his economic policy and delivering on a campaign pledge, President Donald Trump is promising "The largest tax cut in the history of our country."
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Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Monday that nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and President Donald Trump, adding that he is working to change the department's regulatory culture to be more business friendly.
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Video-game voice actors have agreed to end a nearly yearlong strike against several major gaming publishers.
A probation-for-profit company that heaped fees on central Tennesseans convicted of minor offenses, even though many were too poor to pay, has agreed to a $14.3 million settlement to reimburse those charges.
A brazen alternative to the Trump tax plan would address many concerns from both Republicans and Democrats.
Instagram doubled its active advertisers in the last six months.
Auto sales have declined 2% this year after sales broke records in 2016, leading to speculation about whether the U.S. has reached peak auto. However, one area of the market -- SUVs, light trucks, and crossovers -- continues to demonstrate growth.
The Senate narrowly has confirmed President Donald Trump's choice for the National Labor Relations Board.
Shares of the meal-kit provider climbed after a bullish analyst recommendation.
Bass Pro Shops' roughly $4 billion acquisition of rival outdoor retailer Cabela's is complete, but the small western Nebraska town that has been home to Cabela's is still wondering about its future.
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The Cleveland Clinic's chief executive says he's opposed to the Republican health bill in the U.S. Senate because he believes it will burden hospitals, throw people off insurance and fail to address the rising cost of health care.
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on three-month bills rising to their highest level since July while rates on six-month bills dipped slightly.