Canadian officials hope an avian flu outbreak has been contained to four quarantined poultry farms in British Columbia.
President Barack Obama on Friday touted "slow and steady progress" in the fight against Islamic State militants as he committed to increase aid to Jordan, a key ally in the Arab coalition battling the extremists.
Dollar Tree Inc. on Friday gave an optimistic update on its pending $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc., saying it will have to divest a "relatively small" number of stores to secure U.S. antitrust approval of the deal, which could close as early as February.
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. chief executive Jamie Dimon announced on Friday to staff that he is cancer free, according to a person familiar with the matter.
President Barack Obama on Friday urged the Senate to quickly confirm Ashton Carter as the next secretary of defense.
For healthy women, regularly taking low doses of aspirin may cause more harm than good, a new study suggests.
In recent years, the most successful hedge fund start-ups are the ones who think—and act—like the operation is a business, and not just a fund
With ObamaCare premiums on the rise, administration warns Americans could see big price jumps if they don't shop around and be willing to change plans.
Shares of Facebook Inc. were up 1.5% to $76.10 in recent trade after the social network was initiated at buy with a $105 price target at MKM Partners.
Burger King Worldwide Inc. has entered into a joint venture to help expand its business in Italy, Poland, Greece and Romania.
Grain futures were higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon told the bank's staff Friday that he is clear of cancer.
At this point what has to be clear is that the Saudis will defend their market share, whatever the cost may be, they will cut prices in Asia, they will cut prices in Europe, they will cut prices in the U.S., they shall never surrender.
U.S. factory orders slumped 0.7% in October, the Commerce Department reported Friday.
The Commerce Department reports orders at the factory gate dipped 0.7% in October, dipping below expectations for orders to remain unchanged for the month.
A photographer has captured the unusual sight of an owl taking a dip in Lake Michigan.