Flooding in western China, the worst in 50 years for some areas, triggered a landslide that buried up to 40 people Wednesday. Rescue workers with search dogs rushed to the site in the city of Dujiangyan,
The rate doubled to 6.8 percent on July 1st due to congressional inaction July 10, 2013 1:02pm (UTC) WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are trying to restore lower interest rates on student loans. A procedural
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple Inc. broke antitrust laws and conspired with publishers to raise electronic book prices, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, citing "compelling evidence" from the words of the late Jobs.
Quebec police are looking into whether Saturday's train derailment and the massive explosions that followed in the small town of Lac-Megantic were caused by "foul play or criminal negligence," CBC News
The Canadian dollar closed lower Tuesday as strong U.S. data on manufacturing, housing and consumer confidence reinforced the view that the U.S. Federal Reserve will move to ease up on one of its key programs.The
Graphic artist Steve Lovelace has created a map of the most popular brand in every state. Lovelace wrote on his blog that he was inspired to create the map after reading an article about corporate feudalism.
Global regulators are to launch one of the widest reviews of interbank lending rates and establish a taskforce to examine whether current benchmarks are fit for purpose in the wake of the rate-rigging
President Barack Obama will direct his administration on Tuesday to begin addressing the issue of climate change with a series of ambitious executive branch actions, sidestepping a Congress that has displayed
Justices End Nearly 50 Years of U.S. Oversight of Election Laws in Much of the South WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court nullified a core provision of the Voting Rights Act in an ideologically divided ruling
http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/989000/989790_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1539231743_f87846c175aabf27a11969003560cab4 Fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden is still in
Washington translates to “Marsh Farm Land, Missouri to “Land of the People with Dugout Canoes.” What does your state or city name mean? You may not want to know. The New Navel of the Moon. It’s so poetic,