President Obama said Friday that it is “not good enough to simply show sympathy” for the victims of mass shootings, and called for a sense of urgency in restricting access to guns.
Several California irrigation districts are suing the state, saying officials overstepped their authority by ordering farmers to stop pumping from some rivers during drought.
An author acclaimed for his sophisticated prose and sobering insights in "Light Years," ''A Sport and a Pastime" and other fiction has died.
Baxalta Inc. will replace QEP Resources Inc. in the benchmark S&P 500 index, S&P Dow Jones Indices said.
Medical device maker Medtronic said Friday it expanded its stock repurchase authorization, raised its quarterly dividend, and completed two acquisitions for about $200 million total.
Hawaii's governor plans to sign a bill that would make his state the first to raise the legal smoking age to 21.
Uber Technologies Inc. is finalizing a $2 billion credit line, people familiar with the matter said, in a deal that underscores Wall Street's enthusiasm for the ride-sharing company's prospects.
The agriculture outreach division of South Dakota State University has released a manual that aims at helping interested and existing farmers markets' vendors navigate regulations and become successful merchants as the number of markets in the state increases.