PepsiCo has named a U.S. Associate Attorney General in the Justice Department as its executive vice president of government affairs, general counsel and corporate secretary.
Citing a threat from rat poison used on illegal marijuana plantations, federal biologists on Monday proposed Endangered Species Act protection for West Coast populations of the fisher, a larger cousin of the weasel.
The NFL has begun testing for human growth hormone for the first time, three years after the league and players' union tentatively agreed to do so.
Amy Poehler will have some celebrity friends and her high school English teacher on hand for her upcoming book tour.
Q&A with Dr. Manny: I heard this year could be one of the worst for ragweed pollen. Should I be prepared for another bad allergy season?
The artist delicately puts brush to blank slate, creating a world of dazzling imagery with small, swift strokes.
One of the world's largest floating cranes, a blue and red behemoth bearing two American flags, arrived at New York's Tappan Zee Bridge construction site on Monday.
The Federal Reserve releases its August report on consumer borrowing.
Britain's Serious Fraud Office says a senior executive from a U.K. bank has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud in a case of market-rigging.
Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano of Japan and U.S. scientist Shuji Nakamura won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for the invention of blue light-emitting diodes -- a new energy efficient and environment-friendly light source.
A smartphone-controlled dinosaur, synchronized cheerleaders and a ping pong-playing spider are some of the robot technology showcased at the CEATEC Japan electronics exhibition.
A senior British banker has pleaded guilty to manipulating the Libor interest-rate benchmark, marking the first U.K. person to admit to rigging the lending rate, according to media reports on Tuesday.
A second case of Ebola may have been detected in Madrid on Tuesday, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health told El Mundo newspaper.
If chilly days have you digging out your best soup and stew recipes, here are five ingredients that can help make them even tastier and healthier