Frits van Paasschen, CEO of the operator of the St. Regis and Sheraton hotel brands, resigned in a mutual agreement, a week after the company announced the spinoff of its timeshare business, appointing an interim CEO with intent to look externally for a permanent replacement.
Kraft Foods Group named on Tuesday James Kehoe as its chief financial officer.
A 14-year-old boy in Mexico had such an intense fear of growing up that he took extreme steps to hide or curb his growth, such as restricting his food intake and distorting his voice, according to a new report of his case.
Social and economic status does not explain the racial gaps in the care and outcomes of kids with type 1 diabetes, according to a new study.
U.S. equity futures were mostly flat, but shook off deeper Greece-fueled losses ahead of readings on the housing market and manufacturing acitivy.
Therapeutic tape reduces chronic muscle pain better than no treatment at all but isn’t better than other methods, according to a new analysis.
Manufacturing activity in New York state expanded at a modest pace in February, held back by weaker orders and hiring.
Burger King and Tim Hortons parent company Restaurant Brands International reported a loss for its fourth quarter, dragged down by costs related to the deal to combine the two chains.
People who only focused on eating 30 grams of fiber per day lost almost as much weight as those who followed a more complicated diet, according to a new year-long study.
Shares of Medtronic Plc rose 0.3% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the medical device maker reported better-than-expected fiscal third-quarter profit and sales.
Meditation over many years is tied to smaller age-related decreases in brain volume, according to a new study.
Studies on the health impact of "plain" or standardized cigarette packs suggest they can deter non-smokers from taking up the habit and may cut the number of cigarettes smokers get through, scientists said on Tuesday.
Federal government offices in Washington, D.C. are closed Tuesday after a snowstorm dumped between four to six inches of snow on the area overnight.
Shake Shack Inc. said Tuesday it is partnering with Sazaby League Ltd. to bring its burgers to Tokyo, with the first outlet in the Japanese capital expected to open in 2016.
Many studies have found a correlation between marriage and good health. But two new studies have found something that apparently is at least as good for people and sometimes even better: cohabitation.
Nestle USA said on Tuesday that it will remove artificial flavors and colors from all of its Nestle chocolate candy by the end of the year.
Following the “Saturday Night Live” 40th anniversary special that aired Sunday night, comedian and SNL veteran Kevin Nealon is opening up for the first time about something a lot more serious— his heart condition, atrial fibrillation (AFib).
Millions of immigrants benefiting from President Barack Obama's executive actions could get a windfall from the IRS, a reversal of fortune after years of paying taxes to help fund government programs they were banned from receiving.