Attorney General Eric Holder’s resignation announcement has set off a flurry of speculation over who might replace him.
Hong Kong stocks extended losses Friday morning after the major U.S. benchmarks posted the biggest one-day drops in almost two months.
The Detroit City Council unanimously approved a resolution to take back control of daily city operations while retaining state-appointed emergency manager Kevyn Orr to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.
A single apostrophe won't be enough to separate M life and M'Life in the minds of customers, according to an MGM Resorts International trademark lawsuit against two people who want to open a marijuana dispensary.
Attorney General Martha Coakley said Partners HealthCare has agreed to cap prices at Hallmark Health Centers for six and a half years if it's allowed to acquire Hallmark under a revised deal.
California regulators say they're taking steps to restrict the use of an insecticide widely sprayed on the state's biggest crops, including grapes and almonds.
New England's storied thoroughbred racing industry looks like it's trotting to a close.
Law enforcement officers are searching for a former employee of an Idaho trucking company suspected of abandoning a trailer full of frozen chicken at a western Montana truck stop and taking the company's Volvo tractor.
A commission convened by Gov. Chris Christie to look into the health benefits and pension liabilities for public employees reported Thursday that the costs threaten to put a $90 billion drain on New Jersey's future state budgets.
The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials while retaining the state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.
The Newport City Council has rejected an agreement with developers of a proposed full-fledged casino at Newport Grand that would have provided an additional $1 million payment to the city.
Coming off a year of record-smashing growth, Georgia's top ports executive said Thursday he's convinced the Port of Savannah can someday overtake New York as the busiest seaport for containerized cargo on the East Coast.
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Alco Stores Inc. : Approximately 336,900 shares changed hands, a 744.4 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Cleco Corp. : Approximately 3,409,900 shares changed hands, a 691.0 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Bio-Rad Labs B : Approximately shares changed hands, a 94.4 decrease from its 65-day average volume.
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Omnova Solutions Inc. fell 18.5 percent to $5.71.
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Canterbury Park : Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.6 decrease from its 65-day average volume.