Major business and economic events scheduled for Thursday: All times are Eastern.
Comcast is expanding a discounted Internet service that was criticized for its narrow reach and slow speeds to low-income community college students in Illinois and Colorado.
Emerging-markets currencies strengthened against the dollar Wednesday as investors closed out short positions ahead of a decision from Federal Reserve policy makers on whether or not to raise interest rates.
Secretary of State John Kerry says the Obama administration is weighing an offer from Russia to have military-to-military talks and meetings on the situation in Syria.
President Barack Obama said a possible government shutdown in two weeks would be a self-inflicted wound and urged Congress to pass a budget.
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The top U.S. military commander for the Middle East admitted Wednesday that only "four or five" U.S.-trained fighters remain on the battlefield in Syria, leading to accusations from lawmakers that the program is a "joke" and "total failure."
A man who sold unapproved cancer remedies though a Rhode Island-based Christian ministry has pleaded guilty to federal charges of tax evasion and introducing a new unapproved drug.
Dominating recent polls, candidates who have never held office at center of Republican debate.
Biotech drug giant Amgen is making deals to replenish its stock of medicines in development as new competition to its lucrative biotech drugs threatens future revenue.
The oceans, with more than 90% of the habitable space on Earth, still contain most of the life on our planet, but there's a lot less of it than there was just 45 years ago, according to a deeply dispiriting report from the World Wildlife Fund.