Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday called for the country's largest banks to be broken up and for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to regulate auto loans.
The top Senate Republican's call for governors to defy proposed federal rules to limit pollution has been met with mostly silence, but leaders in downwind New England states and drought-stricken areas in the West are pushing back.
Exxon's top lawyer says a heavily criticized $225 million pollution settlement with the state of New Jersey was reasonable and allowed both sides to move forward.
It's a dream for many small business owners: A-list celebrity clients.
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Wednesday cut Greece's long-term credit rating to CCC-plus from B-minus, warning that without "deep economic reform" or further relief, the country's debt load and other financial commitments will be unsustainable.
The centerpiece of the Obama administration's effort to tackle climate change is facing a high-profile legal test as a federal appeals court considers a plan that has triggered furious opposition from Republicans, industry figures and coal-reliant states.
This Tax Day, it's pretty clear the problem isn't the money coming into Washington. It's all the money being spent IN Washington.
Despite claims that the IRS blew millions of dollars on “decorative” items like pricey exercise equipment, toy footballs and kazoos, the tax agency’s chief John Koskinen was back on Capitol Hill Wednesday making his case for even more money.
A baby food company is recalling about 1,920 pounds of its products that may contain small pieces of glass, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) news release.
The Machinists union is considering withdrawing its request to hold a union vote next week for production employees at Boeing's manufacturing operations in North Charleston, where the aeronautics giant has a 787 Dreamliner assembly plant.
2015 Lexus RC 350 F Sport BASE PRICE: $42,790 for base RC 350; $45,025 with all-wheel drive; $47,875 for base F Sport.
The latest from luxury automaker Lexus is an audacious-looking sport coupe that turns heads and challenges long-held stereotypes of Lexus cars as sedate, plush rides.
Chef Homaro Cantu, who artfully blended science and fine dining at his Michelin-starred Chicago restaurant, has died.
Russia's Ministry of Culture and a distributor have agreed not to release a new Hollywood movie, just a day before it was to open.
Rising oil prices and stronger earnings from big U.S. companies are pushing the stock market higher at midday.