AT&T <T.N> will pause investments to bring fiber connections to 100 cities until U.S. regulators iron out rules to regulate how Internet service providers manage their Web traffic, the company's chief executive told investors at a conference on Wednesday.
Global demand for oil from OPEC next year will be far below its current output level because of the U.S. shale boom, the group said on Wednesday, as its top producer, Saudi Arabia, kept silent on whether it will cut output to remove surplus oil from the market.
A second Polar Vortex threatens to erase the stimulus from plunging gas prices, putting a deep freeze on holiday spending.
Shares of American Eagle Outfitters soared 11% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the apparel retailer raised it third-quarter profit outlook, citing reduced markdowns and lower expenses.
A candidate for a seat on a Central California board may win his race, despite having died last month in a small plane crash.
The U.S. Federal Reserve is investigating possible improper conduct in foreign exchange markets by large banking institutions, a spokesman said on Wednesday.
From furniture and food to fine art, members of the Obama administration received thousands of dollars in gifts from foreign leaders, but first lady Michelle Obama appears to have received the most expensive gift last year.
Bank holding company BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT) said it would buy Susquehanna Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:SUSQ) in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $2.5 billion to expand in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region.
The fragile skeletons of two infants, discovered beneath the cremated remains of a 3-year-old child, may help researchers understand death rituals practiced during the last ice age in North America, a new study finds
The U.S. is telling the United Nations that it now considers a ban against torture to apply to prisoners held by the U.S. overseas.
J.M. Smucker shares slid 5.4% in premarket trade, after the fruit spread and packaged coffee company provided a disappointing fiscal second-quarter outlook, and cut its full-year profit target, citing a sharp dropoff in coffee sales.
Macy's Inc. cut its full-year outlook on Wednesday after its third-quarter sales missed expectations, although earnings beat.
Global health authorities are struggling to contain the world's worst Ebola epidemic since the disease was identified in 1976.
The Allegheny Health Network is teaming up with Celtic Healthcare to form a for-profit home health care company to compete with the rival University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Members of the City Council are going to sock it to the NYPD again by introducing a bill that would force cops to get written or audio permission from a suspect before they could conduct a search, The Post has learned.
West Africa is struggling with the worst Ebola outbreak on record that has killed at least 4,950 people.
Macy's shares zigzagged after the retailer booked a 23% increase in 3Q profit as lower costs boosted margins, but also cut its full-year outlook.