The European Central Bank has started buying asset-backed securities, it said on Friday, in a move to encourage banks to lend and revive the economy.
Earth's best-kept secret to looking young is buried under Antarctica's deep, old ice
Two new subatomic particles have popped up at the world's largest atom smasher.
Federal health regulators on Thursday approved the first hard-to-abuse version of the painkiller hydrocodone, offering an alternative to a similar medication that has been widely criticized for lacking such safeguards.
Volkswagen AG is to invest 85.6 billion euros ($106 billion) in its automotive operations over the next five years to push foreign expansion, new models and technology to back its quest for global leadership.
Teens who don’t get enough sleep may be at risk for chronic problems later in life from increased inflammation throughout the body, according to a new study.
Streaming TV service Aereo said Friday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, after losing a U.S. Supreme Court battle over copyright issues earlier this year.
Ivory Coast is finalizing production sharing agreements with oil company Exxon Mobil for two ultra-deepwater blocks in the Gulf of Guinea, a senior official with the country's energy ministry told Reuters on Friday.
The White House says President Barack Obama's immigration executive actions would boost the economy by expanding the U.S. labor force and increasing worker productivity.
Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court was too difficult to overcome.
The television streaming service filed for bankruptcy protection after the Supreme Court ruled in June the company's business model violated copyright laws.
Ann Inc. said it had net income of $29.9 million, or 65 cents a share, in its fiscal third quarter, down from $41.2 million, or 89 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.
Oil traded higher on the back of China's interest rate cut and increased speculation OPEC would reduce output to reverse months of sagging crude prices.
China cut interest rates unexpectedly on Friday, stepping up efforts to support the world's second-biggest economy as it heads towards its slowest expansion in nearly a quarter of a century.
The Swiss-born researcher who gained international recognition for discovering the bacteria that causes Lyme disease has died in western Montana.
Overweight cancer patients may benefit from being tested for malnutrition, according to a new study.
A class of drugs used for three decades by people infected with the virus that causes AIDS may be effective in treating a leading cause of blindness among the elderly.