Yahoo and Microsoft will keep working together on search, but Yahoo is getting more control over the how its search page looks and works.
Major business and economic events scheduled for Friday: WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m.
In just one year, e-cigarette use tripled among U.S. middle and high school students, according to a report today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP).
Economic data in the first quarter has been soft and "murky," making achievement of the conditions for a first rate hike more uncertain, said Dennis Lockhart, the president of the Atlanta Fed, on Thursday.
A key state agency has recommended approving a plan to expand the Mount Sunapee ski resort over the objections of citizens who say the plan will lead to sprawl that will scar the mountain.
Forty-six of Wisconsin's pension fund managers and those who work directly with the state's investments will receive six-figure bonuses this year because of strong returns, data released Thursday by the State of Wisconsin Investment Board showed.
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose slightly this week but remained close to historically low levels.
A group hoping to raise Maine's minimum wage launched a bid Thursday to force a referendum and bypass the Legislature, where the fate of several minimum-wage measures opposed by Republican Gov. Paul LePage is uncertain.
Millions of older people are getting tests they don't need to prove they are healthy enough to have cataracts removed, a new study finds.
Shares of high-speed trading company Virtu Financial Inc. have risen 17 percent in their stock market debut Thursday.
Protests by Japanese-American groups have led an East Coast auction house to cancel a sale of 450 photos and artifacts from World War II internment camps.
The House has voted to make permanent a deduction for state and local sales taxes that expired at the beginning of the year. The tax break helps people who live in the nine states that don't have a state income tax on wages.