The Supreme Court ruled narrowly Monday in a challenge to the landmark Voting Rights Act, siding with a small Texas governing authority while sidestepping the larger constitutional issue.
Hall of Fame slugger Hank Aaron called on Major League Baseball on Friday to do more to increase participation by blacks in the game.
Growing up without a father left a hole in his heart, President Barack Obama told boys at the White House Friday in a remarkably personal Father's Day weekend message.
Apple Inc. sold more than a million units of its latest iPhone model in the first three days, making it the most successful model yet.
Savvy consumers often go online for independent consumer reviews of products and services, scouring through comments from everyday Joes and Janes to help them find a gem or shun a lemon.
Lowered expectations for the global economy are giving investors more to be wary about.
The housing bust sent the unemployment rate in the West bolting past 10 percent in May — the first time in more than 25 years that a region of the United States has suffered double-digit joblessness.
Banks have trimmed their borrowing from the Federal Reserve's emergency lending program, an encouraging sign that some credit stresses are abating.