SpaceX is counting on better weather as it tries a third time to launch an observatory and land the leftover rocket at sea.
The new chairman of the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship has big issues on his agenda, but he'll have to fit them in with a high-profile gubernatorial campaign.
Nicotine-replacement therapies are often a lifesaver for former smokers who want to make sure they kick the habit forever.
For single people around the world, it seems that date No. 4 is the one most likely to end up in the bedroom for the first time.
Kansas will no longer ban discrimination against gays, lesbians, bisexuals and the transgendered in hiring and employment in much of state government because of an action announced Tuesday by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback.
U.S. stocks opened weaker on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the crucial meeting of eurozone finance ministers to discuss Greece's debt obligations, scheduled to begin in early evening in Brussels.
Lionsgate and Starz have entered into a stock swap that will see media mogul John Malone join the studio's board of directors.
A new study has found that adults who had low levels of vitamin D as children and teens may be at a heightened risk of heart issues.
The parents of a worker killed when a highway overpass collapsed have sued Ohio's Department of Transportation.
When it comes to school fundraisers, bake sale tables loaded with sugary goodies are out.
Last fall, you’d have been forgiven for thinking that measles was a disease of the past, but one infected child at Disneyland was enough to change all that.
The Dutch government says a "distributed denial of service" attack was responsible for taking down several of its websites for hours on Tuesday.
A Mideast sandstorm roared into Israel and Lebanon on Wednesday, causing the worst Israeli air pollution in years and sending powerful waves tearing into Beirut's famed corniche along the Mediterranean Sea.
The foreign ministers of Hungary and Serbia say it is the responsibility of the European Union to ensure energy security for their region after a Russian pipeline project was canceled.
During six years behind bars at Guantanamo Bay, Abdul Rauf insisted he was a lowly Taliban foot soldier who delivered bread and tea to combatants, even though he was really a corps commander. He was released in 2007 and sent home to Afghanistan. Until this week, he was working as the top recruiter in Afghanistan for Islamic State militants.
U.S. stocks were slightly lower in early trading Wednesday.
J.C. Penney Co. Inc. announced a collaboration Wednesday with the upcoming Disney "Cinderella" movie, including the sale of apparel, dolls and a "deluxe" ball gown with "make-believe 'glass'" slippers based on the costume in the movie.
President Obama on Wednesday opened the door to "limited" ground combat operations against the Islamic State, as he asked Congress to formally authorize military force against the terrorist network.
U.S. stocks are opening lower, led by declines in energy companies as the price of oil takes another turn lower.