Federal regulators are scrutinizing a type of mutual fund that's potentially riskier than conventional funds and is growing in popularity, prompting concerns over possible harm to ordinary investors.
An administrative law judge is reviewing the case of a Portland psychologist whose license was suspended after her 12-year-old client attempted suicide following unorthodox treatment that included drinking milk from a baby bottle while sitting in his father's lap.
The nation's second-biggest health insurer, Wellpoint, said Tuesday that it will change its name to Anthem Inc., the brand associated with most of the company's best known health plans.
Officials from the Hualapai Tribe gathered Tuesday for a ceremonial grand opening of a road that had been a major headache for tourists headed to the Grand Canyon Skywalk.
Oil prices slid Tuesday on concerns about demand, while global output remained unaffected by violence in the Middle East and Eastern Europe.
Farmers will produce a record-breaking corn harvest this year, surpassing earlier expectations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which on Tuesday revised upward its estimate of this year's corn crop to 14 billion bushels to exceed last year's 13.9 billion bushel record.
Alibaba overhauled its pact with the parent of its payments affiliate Alipay, boosting the Chinese e-commerce giant's potential gain if Alipay is sold or goes public.
Shares of "Candy Crush" maker King Digital Entertainment PLC took a big hit on Tuesday after the company reported second-quarter revenue that fell short of expectations and lowered its full-year guidance.
Federal inspectors cited the state's nuclear plant on Tuesday for three minor safety violations, including a worker who inhaled radioactive material.
Virgin America, which plans an initial public offering of stock, said Tuesday that it earned $37 million in the second quarter after losing money in the prior three months.
U.S. crude-oil inventories rose by 2 million barrels in the week ended Aug. 8, the American Petroleum Institute said late Tuesday, according to reports.
Struggling biofuel firm KiOR says in a financial filing that it will run out of money by September and that bankruptcy could follow.
Shares of King Digital Entertainment plunged 21% in after-hours trade Tuesday after the game developer reported disappointing second-quarter sales and cuts its full-year outlook.
The world lost one of comedy’s biggest legends Monday, but the laughter he inspired through his decades of work on stage and the silver screen live on in the hearts of those of all ages.
The stock market pulled back slightly Tuesday, following two days of gains, as investors focused on the damage that ongoing geopolitical tensions were causing the global economy.
iBook charts for week ending August 11, 2014: Top Paid Books 1.
Social and mobile game company King Digital reported lower-than-expected second-quarter revenue on Tuesday.
App Store Official Charts for the week ending August 11, 2014: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1.