West Africa is struggling with the worst Ebola outbreak on record that has killed at least 4,950 people.
Macy's shares zigzagged after the retailer booked a 23% increase in 3Q profit as lower costs boosted margins, but also cut its full-year outlook.
Sierra Leone will make a one-off payment of $5,000 to the family of any health worker who dies as a result of treating an Ebola patient, authorities said on Tuesday, as a sixth doctor in the country tested positive for the virus.
Shares of SeaWorld Entertainment slumped 5.9% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the theme park operator reported third-quarter profit that fell short of forecasts.
China's military upstaged the Asian economic summit in Beijing this week by conducting flights tests of a new stealth jet prototype, as the White House called on Beijing to halt its cyber attacks.
The chemical company said it plans to buy back shares worth $5 billion, bringing its total stock repurchase program to up to $9.5 billion.
U.S. stock-index futures were lower, suggesting difficulty on Wall Street to log a sixth-straight session of record highs as European stocks, oil prices drop.
Dow Chemical's stock gained 1% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the chemical giant said it was increasing its dividend and adding $5 billion to its share buyback program.
People in hospice are less likely to die in a hospital or nursing home, and less likely to get costly and intensive care, than terminally ill patients who don’t opt for hospice care, according to a new study of older Americans with cancer.
A common statin drug taken by millions of Americans to lower their cholesterol level also may reverse certain types of learning deficits, according to a new study in mice
Plug Power's stock plunged 16% in premarket trade after the fuel cell technology company reported a wider-than-expected loss while sales rose less than forecast.
A team of doctors rushed to central India on Wednesday after at least 12 women died and dozens of others fell ill following sterilization surgeries in a free, nationwide program aimed at limiting births in the world's second-most populous nation, officials said.
In a new review of randomized controlled trials, people on the Atkins, Zone, and Weight Watchers diets all lose a similar amount of weight over the first year and gain some back later on.
The chief of the European Union's executive has called for more tax harmonization to counter the sort of sweet deal practices that countries like his own Luxembourg have used to attract multinationals and the super-rich.