The Obama administration must acknowledge the existence of an independent investigation into former White House senior economics adviser Austan Goolsbee’s alleged unauthorized access to the Koch brother’s tax returns, a court ruled Tuesday.
RCS Capital Corp. said Wednesday that it is buying a subsidiary of American Realty Capital Properties Inc. that invests in commercial real estate for at least $700 million.
Marathon Petroleum's Speedway has completed its $2.82 billion purchase of Hess' retail operations and other assets.
Pershing Square Holdings Ltd., a fund which is managed by activist investor Bill Ackman, said it has raised $2.73 billion ahead of an initial public offering on the Euronext in Amsterdam planned for Oct. 13.
Scientists trying to figure why tens of thousands of bats are killed by wind turbines each year think they've figured out a key piece of the puzzle: The bats think the turbines are trees, reports Nature World News.
A potential "fat-finger" error resulted in $617 billion in cancelled over-the-counter stock trades during the Japanese trading session on Wednesday, according to reports citing the Japan Securities Dealers Association.
Congressional Republicans, buoyed by the president’s unpopularity, aren’t just looking to keep control of the House this year. They want to build a historic majority, the likes of which haven’t been seen since the end of World War II.
A Buffalo-based website designer and service provider says it will lay off about 70 employees, including 50 who work at the company's downtown headquarters.
U.S. businesses continued hiring at a solid pace in September, according to a private survey.
A man who worked for Nashville’s Centennial Sportsplex Tennis Center and won a prestigious award this year from an international organization allegedly stole $95,310 from city taxpayers, according to a Comptroller’s audit released Tuesday.
Acupuncture won't improve chronic knee pain in middle-aged people, researchers say.
Ford Motor Co will add 1,000 jobs in Canada at its Oakville Assembly, which will produce the 2015 Ford Edge crossover utility vehicle, the company said on Wednesday.
What a loss of sea ice looks like: an estimated 35,000 walruses, crowded on one stretch of Alaskan beach.
When dinosaurs evolved into birds, they had to adapt their arms into wings in order to take flight a process that altered their skeletal structure.