Striking Seattle teachers have won unusual concessions in a tentative contract deal: guaranteed 30-minute recess and teams created to address racial disparity in schools.
The Department of Justice and General Motors (NYSE:GM) reached a criminal settlement over the investigation into the automaker’s handling of an ignition-switch defect that led to the deaths of 124 people, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News.
At least two federal air marshals have been suspended amid allegations they hired prostitutes overseas and recorded a sexual encounter with a government-issued device.
Sports apparel maker Under Armour said Wednesday it aims to double its revenue by 2018.
Apple Inc. bought San Francisco mapping startup Mapsense for $25 million to $30 million, Recode reported Wednesday, part of an ongoing effort to build out its maps to challenge rival Google Inc.
The U.S. Border Patrol does not go far enough to protect Southwestern ranchers from smugglers and others who cross the Mexican border illegally, the businessmen said Wednesday during a conference of border sheriffs in Arizona.
The top films at the box office over the past five weekends have included a music industry drama, a faith-based family film, and a romantic thriller.
Oreo by double-stuffed Oreo, Khloe Kardashian fills a glass jar in her kitchen with dozens of cookies carefully arranged in a pattern.
A key House Republican resigned from a conservative House Freedom Caucus Wednesday in what may be the first sign that there could be cracks in the group of 30-40 House members pressuring GOP leadership to vote to defund Planned Parenthood.
Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc. shares skyrocketed late Wednesday after the drug developer said its glaucoma treatment met its primary endpoint in a late-stage clinical trial.
Stocks posted solid gains Wednesday ahead of a closely watched decision by the Federal Reserve on whether or not to raise interest rates.
In a break with Nobel tradition, the former secretary of the Nobel Peace Prize committee says the 2009 award to President Barack Obama failed to live up to the panel's expectations.
Herman Miller Inc. shares rallied in the extended session Wednesday after the furniture company's quarterly results and outlook both topped Wall Street estimates.
Struggling to break out of the pack, the second tier candidates did not shy away from testy exchanges during the undercard GOP debate Wednesday, including Sen. Lindsey Graham, who positioned himself as the elder statesmen, often chiding his fellow candidates for taking unrealistic positions on domestic policy.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Anheuser-Busch InBev SA, up $7.39 to $115.43 The maker of Budweiser and other beverages approached SABMiller PLC for a potential takeover that would create a multinational beer behemoth.
Under Armour Inc. said Wednesday it forecast net revenue of $7.5 billion by 2018, a 25% compounded annual growth rate from the $3.1 billion in revenue the sports apparel and equipment maker reached last year.