Two Democratic senators and a possible Republican presidential candidate joined forces Tuesday to push a bill to remove federal prohibitions on medical marijuana in 23 states where it's already legal.
A New Mexico Senate panel was expected to vote Tuesday on a bill that prohibits requiring workers to join a union and pay dues as a condition of employment.
A nonprofit organization headed by former gubernatorial candidate Ken Block says data show Rhode Island spends too much on fire protection and should consolidate its services.
The mother of Lauren Hill, the Mount St. Joseph basketball player whose fight with terminal brain cancer has put her in the spotlight, updated the Lauren’s Fight for a Cure Facebook page on her daughter’s status.
Apple CEO Tim Cook took a figurative victory lap at his company's annual shareholder meeting, one day after he announced details about the new smartwatch Apple plans to sell next month.
Jason Bishop, a former patient at the Veterans Affairs facility in Tomah, Wis., says doctors there pushed drugs on him as a solution to virtually all his problems.
Oil futures settled more than 3% lower on Tuesday to mark their lowest settlement of the month so far.
Missouri agriculture officials have quarantined two commercial facilities after a strain of bird flu that's deadly to poultry but poses no immediate public health concern was detected.
An activist investor wants Bank of New York Mellon's CEO to be replaced.
iBook charts for week ending March 9, 2015: Top Paid Books 1.
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending March 9, 2015: iTunes Movies US Charts 1.
App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 9, 2015: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1.
A coalition of Connecticut legislators, the state's two federally recognized Indian tribes and union leaders announced Tuesday they are backing a bill that would allow up to three new, smaller casinos to help combat gambling competition from neighboring states.
The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, March 2 to Sunday, March 8 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
The National Book Festival will continue in its new location at the Washington Convention Center over Labor Day weekend with a special nod to Thomas Jefferson's role in building the Library of Congress.
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday March.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending March 9, 2015: Top Songs 1.
A manufacturer of over-the-counter infant's and children's liquid medications has agreed to plead guilty to a federal criminal charge that it sold products that contained metal particles.
Pamela Hogan knew Laury Sachs before, as a talented, big-hearted friend, wife and mother. Connie Shulman knew Sacks after, when she was in the grip of the early onset dementia that would swiftly claim her life.