President Donald Trump spoke at the NATO headquarters in Brussels Thursday, delivering a stern message and putting pressure once again on NATO members to pay their fair share, which he said should be more than the current 2 percent-of-GDP threshold.
The Latest on OPEC's talks on extending its production cut agreement (all times local): 6:20 p.m.
A judge has ordered Maine broadcasters to produce unaired tapes of prosecutor interviews in a murder case.
OPEC and other oil countries extend oil production cut of daily 1.8 million barrels until March.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republicans are urging the president to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the Paris climate accord.
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll on long-term care was conducted March 2-29 by NORC at the University of Chicago, with funding from the SCAN Foundation.
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m.
A person briefed on the matter says Ford Motor Co. will announce a management shakeup Thursday that includes replacement of its global product development chief.
Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to their lowest levels of the year.
U.S. stocks are climbing for the sixth day in a row Thursday as strong quarterly results from retailers including Best Buy, Williams-Sonoma and PVH give consumer-focused companies a lift.
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Alicia Johnson and her husband wanted to renovate their home last fall but ran into a roadblock: When they tried to refinance their mortgage and borrow against their equity, five banks said no. Problem was, the Johnsons' mortgage covered their home in Christiansburg, Virginia, and some adjacent land — a deal-breaker.
Shares of General Motors, Alliance Resource Partners, and American Railcar Industries look oddly cheap right now.
The owner of a New Jersey racetrack who wants to build a casino there says the proposal can wait for six years.
British Transport Police adding armed patrols on some UK trains for first time.
An Emirati man briefly detained at an Ohio hotel after a clerk heard him speaking Arabic and thought he was a terrorist has sued the hotel chain, police and others.
Sears Holdings Corp. is reporting first-quarter net income of $244 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The utilities sector usually is not associated with excitement, but the sector is on a roll and is breaking out on a technical basis. The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU), the largest utilities sector exchange traded fund, is up 8.4% year-to-date and more than 2% over just the past week. Previously, XLU and rival…
Online sales grew 63% in the first quarter, mostly from Walmart.com.
Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard said Thursday there is now less risk to the U.S. economy due to a healthier global economy.
Though the search giant has grown into one of the worlds most formidable companies, Googles long-term growth opportunity should help its shares continue to rise.
Best Buy Co. (BBY) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $188 million.
Among the investment factors delivering solid returns this year is momentum, a fact confirmed by several momentum-based smart beta exchange traded funds hitting all-time highs on Wednesday. The Powershares DWA Momentum Portfolio (NASDAQ: PDP), which utilizes technical analysis from Dorsey Wright and picks out stocks based on relative strength, was one of the momentum ETFs to…
President Donald Trump said Thursday he is ordering the Justice Department and other agencies to launch "a complete review" of alleged leaks coming out of U.S. government agencies.
CVS Health's business has suffered a series of setbacks this past year. Is its dividend at risk?
Marquee small-cap exchange traded funds, including the iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF (NYSEArca: IJR) and the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEArca: IWM), have been widely highlighted as laggards among equity ETFs this year. On a year-to-date basis, investors in S&P 500-tracking ETFs are enjoying returns of nearly 8% while IWM and IJR are higher by…
The jeans maker hasn't turned things around completely yet, but its performance was encouraging.
People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018.