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District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed legislation that allows people to carry concealed handguns in the nation's capital.
Federal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, the state's top fire official said after his office recently concluded one of the devices caused a small fire on a plane at Logan Airport.
The nation's largest flight attendants union says it wants airline passengers to return to stowing cellphones and other electronics during takeoffs and landings, but the group's arguments didn't seem to fly Friday in court.
A task force outlined recommendations on Friday for achieving wage equality between men and women and creating more leadership opportunities for women in the corporate world.
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by eight this week to 1,930.
Nearly 300,000 shears that can break are among this week's recalled consumer products.
Complacency is one of the greatest enemies of options trading and sound risk-management practices -- particularly when significant time elapses between painful lessons.
It’s that time of the year! No, not Halloween and not even Thanksgiving...it's holiday-shopping forecast season.
Federal health officials have approved a daily pill that can cure the most common form of hepatitis C without the grueling pill-and-injection cocktail long used to treat the virus.
Finland lost its AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Friday.
Candidates for public office in Massachusetts have the right to collect nominating signatures outside supermarkets, the highest court ruled Friday in a decision that expands the rights of candidates on commercial private property.
The number of people known to have died in the worst Ebola outbreak on record has risen to 4,033 out of 8,399 cases in seven countries by the end of Oct 8, the World Health Organization said on Friday.
Shares of some top construction companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Fluor rose $.27 or .4 percent, to $64.13.
Shares of some top coal companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Arch Coal fell $.01 or .6 percent, to $1.53.
Shares of some top education companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Apollo Group fell $.84 or 3.2 percent, to $25.12.
Shares of some top silver companies are up at 1 p.m.: Hecla Mining Co. rose $.05 or 1.9 percent, to $2.41.