As investigators look for the cause and impact of a chemical spill in West Virginia, officials say it’s likely to be days before public water supplies are declared safe enough for some 300,000 residents.
Many were sounding the death knell for independent bookstores as first Barnes & Noble and then Amazon rose to prominence. But indie stores have surprised the naysayers.
Cyber Monday deals are driving many Americans to shop online at work. Some workplaces are looking the other way, with online shopping for Cyber Monday deals up 20 percent over last year.
The current policy of quantitative easing has had the opposite effect from what was intended, but the Fed is staying the course.
Many in the general aviation community urge regulators not to overreact to Thursday's crash.
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to block John Allen Muhammad's execution, scheduled for Tuesday in a Virginia prison.
The month of May had the sharpest increase in the US unemployment rate in 22 years.
Recent moves seek to modify statues and plaques to reflect racist past.