Indonesia's government was scrambling to pass last-minute regulations to limit the impact of a controversial ban that could halt billions of dollars worth of unprocessed ..
Well-off students at private schools have long subsidized poorer classmates. But as states grapple with the rising cost of higher education, middle-income students at public c ..
An "embarrassed and humiliated" New Jersey Governor Chris Christie sacked a top aide Thursday in response to a mushrooming scandal over a vindictive bridge lane clos ..
President Barack Obama is leaning toward extending broad privacy protections to non-U.S. citizens and is seriously considering restructuring the National Security Agency progr ..
Sears Holdings Corp's (SHLD) sales are slipping faster and faster. The retailer on Thursday reported declines in comparable-store sales at its Kmart and U.S. namesake cha ..
A sharp slowdown in mortgage refinancing is forcing banks to cut jobs, fight harder for a smaller pool of home-purchase loans and employ new tactics to drum up business. ..
Apollo Global Management LLC said on Thursday it had completed fundraising for its latest flagship global private equity fund, amassing $17.5 billion from investors, the most ..
Members of the Seattle-area machinists union have filed unfair labor practice charges against Boeing Co (BA), alleging the company interfered with their rights to vote freely ..
Legendary technical analyst Louise Yamada says there could be trouble ahead for the energy sector and for the rest of the stock market, too. ..
Goldman Sachs (GS)-owned miner Colombian National Resources (CNR) has halted coal exports from Colombia after the country introduced a new environmental law that CNR is not ye ..