California farmers struggling with drought say a U.S. Supreme Court decision favoring a tiny, threatened fish imperils their livelihoods.
The U.S. economy is motoring ahead in its recovery, likely putting the Federal Reserve in position to raise interest rates by the middle of the year, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said on Monday.
President Obama on Monday proposed strengthening laws against identity theft by requiring notification when consumer information is hacked, providing more free access to credit scores and protecting students' private data.
Women who receive the birth control shot may be at a higher risk of contracting HIV— even with condom use, reveals a meta-analysis of 12 studies at the University of California, Berkeley.
Elton John, The Who, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are scheduled to headline this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Elizabeth Gilbert wants everyone to be in touch with their creativity.
Symantec Corp. is expanding its presence in the battle against corporate hackers through a deal with Boeing Co., after the aerospace-and-defense giant found it tough to win commercial deals in the fast-growing cybersecurity business.
An auction of $24 billion in Treasury notes received strong demand Monday as indirect bidders, a group that includes foreign central banks, took home an above-average share of the new bonds.
The moon may offer pay dirt with a rewarding mother lode of resources, a celestial gift that is literally up for grabs.
The Twitter account and YouTube page for U.S. Central Command were hacked on Monday and for several minutes carried incendiary messages promoting the Islamic State -- including one that said, "AMERICAN SOLDIERS, WE ARE COMING, WATCH YOUR BACK. ISIS."
SpaceX may have narrowly failed in its audacious attempt to land a booster rocker on an ocean barge, although experts say the space company deserves praise for coming so close to achieving its goal.
Shares of some top oil companies are down at 1 p.m.: BP PLC fell $.38 or 1.0 percent, to $36.21.
A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.: AK Steel Holding Corp. fell 9.1 percent to $4.91 with 11,297,900 shares traded.
Shares of some top drug benefits companies are down at 1 p.m.: CVSCaremark fell $.82 or .8 percent, to $97.10.
Shares of some top utilities companies are down at 1 p.m.: American Electric Power Co. fell $.35 or .6 percent, to $61.29.
Shares of some top specialty retail companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Autozone Inc. fell $8.15 or 1.3 percent, to $597.87.
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: General Electric Co. rose $.01 or percent, to $24.04.