Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg strongly defended the value of charter schools in public education, putting him at odds with his successor Bill de Blasio who has ..
A U.S. judge wrestled on Thursday with a U.S. Justice Department request that Bank of America Corp pay $2.1 billion in penalties after being found liable for fraud over defect ..
U.S. stocks tumbled on Thursday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 suffering their worst day since early February, on rising concerns over Ukraine and Russia and new signs of a ..
SeaWorld has been the subject of much controversy since the 2013 release of the documentary “Blackfish,” which claims to tell the true – and deeply unsettling – story behind t ..
Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA.L) will cut spending by a fifth and lay off staff at its American exploration and production business, the company said on Thursday, in another sign th ..
McDonald's Corp workers in three U.S. states filed lawsuits this week against the fast-food chain, alleging it is stealing wages by forcing them to work off the clock, by ..
U.S. President Barack Obama and European Union leaders will promise to remove all tariffs on bilateral trade at their summit on March 26, an ambitious step towards the world ..
U.S. retail sales rebounded in February and new filings for jobless benefits hit a fresh three-month low last week, suggesting the economy was regaining strength after an abru ..
They're baaaack. Banker bonuses on Wall Street last year clocked in at the highest level since before the 2008 financial crisis, with the average New York finance employe ..
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Thursday said his agency was looking into whether General Motors was slow to report to the federal government problems with ignit ..