07/22/2014 12:21amWorkers and retirees approved pension cuts in Detroit's bankruptcy by a landslide, the city reported Monday, a crucial step to emerging from the largest municipal insolvency in U.S. history.
07/22/2014 12:31amSouth Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people.
07/22/2014 1:10amA case challenging Arizona's refusal to reveal detailed information about the lethal drugs it plans to use to put an inmate to death is now headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.
07/22/2014 2:10amThe Mississippi Delta is a national treasure.
07/22/2014 3:40amThe interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers is set to testify today at the Los Angeles trial to determine whether the sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer can go through.
07/22/2014 4:20amChina's airline regulator has warned travelers to expect flight delays at 12 airports through mid-August, and an airport employee said military exercises are the reason.
07/22/2014 5:20amTwo passenger trains collided head-on in eastern South Korea on Tuesday, killing one passenger and injuring dozens, officials said.
07/22/2014 5:30amCIT Group will buy privately owned OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal.
07/22/2014 6:40amUS consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June, reflecting biggest jump in gasoline in 12 months.
07/22/2014 7:00amVerizon reported Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after it secured full ownership of Verizon Wireless.
07/22/2014 7:31amContract talks are continuing but Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center says it's preparing to keep operating in the event of a possible strike by nurses and technicians at the Santa Fe hospital.
07/22/2014 7:33amThe man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.
07/22/2014 8:00amMarlboro maker Altria Group posted flat second-quarter earnings Tuesday as higher prices helped to offset decline in the number of cigarettes it sold.
07/22/2014 8:00amU.S. stocks are moving higher in early trading as more companies turn in solid earnings reports.
07/22/2014 8:11amUS home sales increase 2.6 percent to 5.04 million, fastest pace in 8 months.
07/22/2014 8:20amFor years, the iconic, arched foot-bridge at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College had been the backdrop for pictures of newlyweds, prom-goers and Woodsies.
07/22/2014 8:31amFederal appeals court delivers serious setback to Obama health care law .
07/22/2014 8:31amUS appeals court delivers serious setback to Obama health care law.
07/22/2014 8:41amHouse Speaker John Boehner (BAY'nuhr) says the public won't support spending money on the border crisis unless Congress makes policy changes to return migrant kids home faster.
07/22/2014 8:50amU.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May with two-thirds of the June advance driven by the largest jump in gasoline prices in a year.
07/22/2014 8:51amSales of previously owned homes rose for a third straight month in June, pushing activity to the highest level in eight months and providing evidence that housing is regaining lost momentum.
07/22/2014 9:01am— Delta cancels all flights to Israel indefinitely, cites report of rocket near Tel Aviv airport.
07/22/2014 9:01amGrain futures were higher Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
07/22/2014 9:01amThe Nevada Supreme Court has upheld a $1 million verdict against a security firm accused of not doing enough to prevent the fatal attack of a man in a crime-riddled Las Vegas Wal-Mart parking lot. The high court on Friday declined to grant a new trial to private security firm Wackenhut in the death of 51-year-old Michael Born in 2004.
07/22/2014 9:10amA prominent Nevada gambling lobbyist who died of cancer in June is one of four new people being inducted into the Gaming Hall of Fame.
07/22/2014 9:20amAn assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.
07/22/2014 9:41amThe White House says health subsidies under the Affordable Care Act will continue to flow for the time being despite a major setback delivered by a federal appeals court.
07/22/2014 10:00amCredit Suisse, Switzerland's second-biggest bank, posted a second-quarter net loss of 700 million Swiss francs ($779 million) Tuesday after paying the largest penalty ever imposed in a U.S. criminal tax case.
07/22/2014 10:00amU.S. stocks are moving higher in midday trading as more companies turn in solid earnings reports.
07/22/2014 10:00amThe euro fell Tuesday to its lowest level against the dollar this year amid concerns that the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 will prompt a bigger freeze in relations between the European Union and Russia.
07/22/2014 10:01amSales of previously owned homes rose for a third straight month in June, pushing activity to the highest level in eight months and providing evidence that housing is regaining lost momentum.
07/22/2014 10:20amNonprofit organization Goodwill Industries Inc. is working with federal officials to investigate a possible security breach.
07/22/2014 10:21amSales, noon price and net change of the 15 most active New York Stock Exchange issues, trading nationally.
07/22/2014 10:40amFAA tells US airlines all flights to Tel Aviv airport in Israel prohibited for 24 hours.
07/22/2014 11:01amFederal appeals court in Virginia rules in Obama administration's favor on health subsidies.
07/22/2014 11:01amA federal appeals court in Virginia has upheld tax subsidies for low- and middle-income people who buy insurance under the Obama administration's health care reform law.
07/22/2014 11:11amWisconsin's law protecting health care workers who act as whistleblowers doesn't apply to unpaid interns, the Wisconsin Supreme Court said Tuesday.
07/22/2014 11:20amThe Saudi government has approved a measure that will open the region's largest stock market to direct foreign investment next year, news that sent the exchange surging Tuesday to its highest level in nearly seven years.
07/22/2014 11:30amEuropean airlines Air France, Lufthansa suspend all flights to Tel Aviv over safety concerns.
07/22/2014 11:30amFriends and family are mourning a road construction worker killed on a Las Vegas street by a man who police suspect was driving drunk.
07/22/2014 11:50amComcast's second-quarter net income rose 15 percent to nearly $2 billion as it added high-speed Internet customers at a faster pace and video subscriber losses moderated.
07/22/2014 12:01pmA Chinese woman charged as part of what federal prosecutors say was a conspiracy to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed corn companies is free on bond after a judge said she is a flight risk but can be closely monitored until trial.
07/22/2014 12:01pmThousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can't sue over claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock, a judge has ruled.
07/22/2014 12:01pmThere's another legal battle involving President Barack Obama's health care law.
07/22/2014 12:11pmLeading Democratic senators want harsh new measures against Russia for its actions in Ukraine. They are also asking President Barack Obama to add a Ukrainian rebel group to a U.S. terrorism blacklist.
07/22/2014 12:40pmAs the U.S. economy adds new jobs, Americans must have the skills to fill those jobs, President Barack Obama said Tuesday.
07/22/2014 12:50pmThe family of a truck driver who died of heart disease weeks after he survived a deadly building collapse in Philadelphia filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday linking his death to the catastrophe.
07/22/2014 12:50pmA retired coal miner who suffers from black lung disease urged Congress on Tuesday to help clear a backlog of claims of fellow miners who have the disease.
07/22/2014 12:50pmCanada's largest airline has canceled a flight to Israel and is monitoring the situation after a Hamas rocket exploded near Tel Aviv's airport.
07/22/2014 12:50pmMedical marijuana advocates in San Jose failed in their petition drive to let voters decide whether the city's tough restrictions on pot clubs should be overturned.
07/22/2014 1:10pmA Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
07/22/2014 1:20pmThe European Aviation Safety Agency says it "strongly recommends" that airlines refrain from operating flights to and from Tel Aviv.
07/22/2014 1:21pmIt's an almost weekly occurrence: On Tuesday, Goodwill said its computer systems may have been hacked, leading to the possible theft of customers' credit and debit card information. The nonprofit agency, which operates 2,900 stores in the U.S., said it is working with federal investigators to look into a possible breach.
07/22/2014 1:30pmFord says its aluminum-sided F-150 pickup will hold its own against rivals despite its lighter weight.
07/22/2014 1:30pmA security firm that was patrolling the parking lot of a Wal-Mart in a rough Las Vegas neighborhood when a man was fatally attacked there in 2004 must pay $1 million to his family, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled.
07/22/2014 1:31pmThe July gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,306.10 an ounce, down $7.60.
07/22/2014 1:41pmGrain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
07/22/2014 1:51pmTarget is introducing an app that lets users purchase items after scanning magazine ads with their smartphones. It's the latest offering from retailers looking to boost sales with the use of improving image-recognition technology.
07/22/2014 1:52pmFrance says it will go ahead with the sale of a warship to Russia despite calls for an arms embargo against the country, highlighting how Europe's strong business ties are hindering its ability to punish Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine.
07/22/2014 2:10pmCompanies that insure Detroit bonds and stand to lose millions repeated a pledge Tuesday to aggressively challenge the city's bankruptcy plan, a day after retirees endorsed pension cuts and qualified for a bailout led by the state.
07/22/2014 2:10pmU.S. stocks are closing higher as more companies turn in solid earnings.
07/22/2014 2:10pmDan Borislow, the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday, officials at the company he founded said. He was 52.
07/22/2014 2:21pmLawmakers on a committee charged with fixing Idaho's public defense system were cautioned Tuesday that by creating new standards for county defense attorneys, the state could open itself up to lawsuits.
07/22/2014 2:22pmSolid earnings for a range of big companies helped nudge the stock market higher on Tuesday.
07/22/2014 2:22pmThe acting secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs is vowing to crack down on whistleblower retaliation after a private government watchdog released a critical report on the agency's treatment of employees who brought internal problems to light.
07/22/2014 2:31pmThe Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved an agreement on civilian nuclear cooperation between the U.S. and Vietnam, as Washington looks to expand its relationship with its former Southeast Asian foe.
07/22/2014 2:31pmA federal judge Tuesday ordered around-the-clock negotiations aimed at averting a second debt default by Argentina in 13 years, saying a default would hurt "real people."
07/22/2014 2:31pmKentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says rulings Tuesday on President Barack Obama's health care law won't affect enrollees in Kentucky's state-run health exchange.
07/22/2014 2:32pmFox can thank Derek Jeter and Jack Bauer for a strong week in the television ratings.
07/22/2014 2:41pmFord's luxury Lincoln division is getting a new president.
07/22/2014 3:01pmTwo federal appeals courts issued conflicting rulings Tuesday in a dispute involving crucial financing for President Barack Obama's health care law.
07/22/2014 3:30pmA snapshot of major stock and commodities market indicators Tuesday:
07/22/2014 3:30pmMichelle Obama is expanding her push for America to drink more water, as the White House claims partial responsibility for helping to boost nearly $1 million in bottled water sales among consumers since the national "Drink Up" campaign launched in September.
07/22/2014 3:31pmA snapshot of major stock and commodities market indicators Tuesday:
07/22/2014 3:50pmLinkedIn Corp. is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals.
07/22/2014 4:01pmJust as the U.S. economy is strengthening, other countries are threatening to drag it down.
07/22/2014 4:01pmAn advocacy group for the poor says that the 237,000 Michigan residents who are getting subsidies for health insurance under the federal health law shouldn't feel any immediate effect from one court's ruling against the program.
07/22/2014 4:01pmDan Borislow, the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday, officials at the company he founded said. He was 52.
07/22/2014 4:20pmApple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model that is expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen.
07/22/2014 4:20pmThe ignition switch defects that engulfed General Motors are now a rapidly growing problem at Chrysler.
07/22/2014 4:21pmGov. Pat McCrory and Senate Republicans met privately Tuesday as they sought to resolve their differences over budget adjustments supposed to be settled three weeks ago, but the gulf between elected leaders remained wide on key issues.
07/22/2014 4:30pmDiscover Financial Services' net income grew 7 percent in the second quarter as credit card spending and overall loans increased from a year ago. The results beat Wall Street's expectations.
07/22/2014 4:42pmSeveral states in the Deep South and Southwest have earned dismal scores on an annual child-welfare index that cited poverty and single-parent house households as worrisome trends that must be turned around for things to improve.
07/22/2014 4:42pmCongressional investigators using fake identities were able to obtain taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's law, according to testimony to be delivered Wednesday.
07/22/2014 4:51pmThe August retrial of a former BP engineer accused of obstructing justice in an investigation of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill has been postponed while an appeals court decides whether a judge was right to throw out his earlier conviction.
07/22/2014 5:01pmActivist investor Bill Ackman once again denounced weight loss and nutritional supplements company Herbalife as a pyramid scheme, but Wall Street shrugged off his criticism and sent the company's stock soaring 25 percent Tuesday.
07/22/2014 5:10pmA federal judge said Tuesday he would weigh whether the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must release environmental review documents involving a proposed coal port criticized by environmentalists.
07/22/2014 5:31pmThe "Colbert Bump" is becoming contagious.
07/22/2014 5:31pmBeretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee.
07/22/2014 5:50pmMicrosoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella painted an upbeat vision of the future Tuesday, saying that the next version of Windows will be unified across screens of all sizes and that two money-losing units — Nokia phones and Bing search — would become profitable in 2016.
07/22/2014 6:11pmSan Francisco lawmakers narrowly agreed Tuesday to place a 2-cent-per-ounce tax on sugary drinks on the November ballot, a move that promises to turn the election into an expensive fight between the beverage industry and public health advocates.
07/22/2014 6:30pmPresident Barack Obama's health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday.
07/22/2014 6:41pmThe Obama administration is developing a new way for religious nonprofits that object to paying for contraceptives in their health plans to opt out, without submitting a form they say violates their religious beliefs.
07/22/2014 6:51pmPresident Barack Obama's health care law is snared in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue Tuesday.
07/22/2014 7:01pmIn Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.
07/22/2014 7:10pmThe parent company of Gatehouse Media LLC on Tuesday announced an agreement to buy The Providence Journal and related print and digital assets from A.H. Belo Corp. for $46 million cash.
07/22/2014 7:32pmSenate Democrats prepared Tuesday to whack $1 billion from President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, while leaving out policy changes Republicans have demanded as their price for agreeing to any money. The developments pointed to a hardening stalemate over the crisis in South Texas with lawmakers preparing to leave Washington for their annual summer recess at the end of next week.