Republican lawmakers have been tasked with reaching a compromise on health care by Friday, Sen. John Thune and senior GOP officials told Fox News Wednesday.
Presidents of U.S. public colleges and universities saw an earnings bump of 5.3% last year, with several of them topping $1 million a year, according to a new survey released Wednesday.
One by one, worries over Chicago Bridge & Iron are evaporating, and its stock price is rising in response.
The Republican Party's long-promised repeal of "Obamacare" stands in limbo after Senate GOP leaders, short of support, abruptly shelved a vote on legislation aimed at redeeming the pledge.
An Australian company is buying the family-owned Saddleback Mountain ski area that's been shuttered for the last two winter seasons.
The Latest on Republican legislation to repeal and replace the Obama health care law (all times local): 7:10 a.m.
Chinese authorities have released on bail three activists who had been detained after investigating labor conditions at a factory that produced shoes for Ivanka Trump and other brands.
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The VanEck Vectors Steel ETF (NYSEArca: SLX) was boosted Tuesday on reports that the Trump Administration could pursue additional tariffs on Chinese steel imports. SLX, the only exchange traded fund dedicated to steel stocks, was one of the best-performing ETFs during the 2016 presidential election year as President Trump promised massive infrastructure spending while sounding…
As Harriet Tubman's role in the fight against slavery gains new appreciation in the nation and world, a historic trail in Maryland has been getting more attention.
The shale driller is banking on $55 oil to fuel its ambitious growth plan.
The battered British pound rose sharply after the head of the Bank of England made remarks that could be seen as bringing an interest-rate increase closer.
After several years of glum performances, iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF (NYSEArca: EWP), the largest exchange traded fund tracking stocks in the Eurozone’s fourth-largest economy, is up nearly 23%. That makes EWP one of the best-performing single-country developed markets ETFs and speaks to a strengthening Spanish economy. European economies are expected to enjoy earnings growth…
Samsung is investing $380 million in South Carolina to manufacture home appliances, creating an estimated 950 jobs over the next three years.
U.S. stocks moved broadly higher in early trading Wednesday, recouping some of the losses from a day earlier.
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North Dakota regulators say a private security firm hired by the developer of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline operated in the state without a license and has continued doing so since being denied one.
ABC News has reached a settlement with a South Dakota meat producer that filed a $1.9 billion lawsuit against the network over its reports on the company's lean, finely textured beef product that critics dubbed "pink slime," the TV network said Wednesday.
Bipartisan legislation to limit the influence of so-called shell corporations in the U.S. could get a boost as Congress probes the ways that Russia influenced last year's election.
Disney has confirmed that an animatronic version of President Donald Trump will have a speaking role at its Hall of Presidents attraction at Walt Disney World in Florida.
The Homeland Security Department is set to announce new security for international flights bound to the United States.
The company's latest investor presentation outlines a few initiatives it hopes will help turn things around.
General Mills Inc. (GIS) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $408.9 million.
A new exchange traded fund that innovatively shorts exposure to large- and mid-cap U.S. equities without daily rebalancing and, in the process, mitigates swaps-based risks launched today on Nasdaq. The launch comes from Virtus ETF Solutions, an affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS) and multi-manager ETF sponsor. The Virtus Enhanced Short U.S. Equity ETF (NYSE:…
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A Delaware court has reversed a decision that would have let Westinghouse Electric Co. try to recoup about $2 billion from a business partner over cost overruns at nuclear plant projects in Georgia and South Carolina.
Representatives of Greece's rescue creditors say the country is on target to regain access to bond markets by the end of the year and exit the bailout program next summer.
The Latest on the settlement between Beef Products Inc. and ABC over the meat producer's "pink slime" defamation lawsuit (all times local): 9:45 a.m.
Why Cameco shareholders can remain hopeful.
To reach the ambitious goal of 500,000 cars per year, Musk is going to have to make concessions as he enters a crucial market for electric vehicles.
Index provider MSCI Inc. said last week it will include China A shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index and the MSCI ACWI Index beginning in June 2018. That move is seen as beneficial to an array of exchange traded funds, including the VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF (NYSEArca: PEK), VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC CSI 300…
President Donald has accepted French President Emmanuel Macron's invitation to visit France on Bastille Day, the White House said Wednesday.
Blue Apron, the meal-kit delivery company, is slashing the price it expects to sell its shares by as much as 40 percent, a sign that the company may be having trouble attracting investors.
The owners of the Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island nuclear plant have formally notified regulators and a regional power grid operator of their previously announced intentions to close the plant.
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The Chronicle of Higher Education on Wednesday released its annual study of compensation for presidents of public colleges and universities in fiscal year 2016.
Oil prices seesawed Wednesday between modest gains and losses, after data