The U.N. Security Council is heading to Africa for a series of meetings and visits focusing on the continent's hotspots.
The Nigerian state leading a multibillion dollar lawsuit against Pfizer over a 1996 meningitis drug study said it agreed Thursday to settle the case for $75 million.
Americans should brace themselves for a slow recovery back to health after the recession ends, with unemployment likely to hit the double-digits, a Federal Reserve official said Friday.
The race is on for U.S. carriers such as Delta Air Lines, AirTran Airways and American Airlines, which are scrambling to make broadband as common at 30,000 feet as it is in the corner coffee shop.
Lightning must strike and sometimes more than once for someone to be nominated to the Supreme Court, Justice Stephen Breyer has said.
The chief investment officer of Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford's companies pleaded not guilty Thursday.
America’s carmakers are in such bad shape that a share of General Motors now costs about as much as a slice of pizza.
Federal regulators on Thursday proposed requiring most investment advisers to submit to surprise exams by outside auditor
The Obama administration expanded its $50 billion mortgage aid program on Thursday, announcing new measures that would help homeowners avoid a foreclosure if they don't qualify for other assistance.
President Barack Obama says changing the way credit card companies bill customers is critical to fixing the nation's ailing economy.