Boeing Co. broke ground Wednesday on a new $80 million, 290,000-square-foot building that will house about 800 new employees and be the third structure in the aerospace company's growing Oklahoma City campus.
Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday said same-store sales growth cooled again in the third quarter as it battles competition in the natural and organic grocery category it dominates, sending its shares tumbling 10 percent in after-hours trade.
An environmental group took a major step on Wednesday toward re-establishing an oyster colony in Barnegat Bay.
A truck driver who bought a lottery ticket at a truck stop in Pennsylvania has won a $92 million prize.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is telling Congress that he will extend for another three months the authority he is using to take emergency measures to keep from breaching the nation's borrowing limit.
HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $42.9 million.
Shutterfly Inc. (SFLY) on Wednesday reported a loss of $23.8 million in its second quarter.
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher wants President Obama to detain non-diplomatic Iranian government officials in the United States until Tehran releases several Americans being held in that country.
Standard & Poor's has boosted Detroit's rating on eight- to 15-year bonds the city plans to sell to improve public services.
The Apollo Education Group, which runs the online University of Phoenix, is under federal investigation for possible deceptive or unfair business practices.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it is ready to assist Zimbabwe in its investigation of an American dentist's killing of a protected African lion and will conduct its own probe.
The U.S. is not at risk of breaching the debt ceiling before Oct. 30, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Wednesday, in a new estimate sent to Congressional leaders.
Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore filed paperwork on Wednesday with the Federal Election Commission to run for president of the United States -- making him the 17th major Republican candidate in an already crowded field.
MetLife Inc. posted an 11% increase in second-quarter operating profit despite weaker revenue, as low interest rates continue to pressure the results of the U.S. life-insurance industry.
Whole Foods cut its sales forecast for the year after its quarterly profit and sales fell short of expectations amid intensifying competition.
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz grilled IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and assailed the agency he leads at a heated hearing Wednesday where he likened claims that emails from controversial ex-official Lois Lerner were lost to a Richard Nixon cover-up.
Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesla owners.