Is the Federal Reserve helping Main Street or Wall Street?
The Federal Reserve pledged Wednesday to keep interest rates at current levels, while noting that the coronavirus pandemic will continue to weigh...
An asteroid more than a mile wide makes a close — but safe — approach to Earth
A rocky object called the 1998 OR2 passed by no closer than about 4 million miles on Wednesday, according to NASA.
Black barber shops and salons: Safe havens for cultural chats
"A salon is truly a meeting place. People come and get balanced. They hear news, talk politics, and gossip. They talk to you about everything.”
Wall Street continues to rally on 'positive data' from coronavirus treatment study
Investors have repeatedly said the way forward for the economy starts with an effective treatment or vaccine for the coronavirus.
Costco to require face coverings for shoppers
Starting May 4, customers will be required to wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth at all times while inside the store.
Top Senate campaign groups announce biggest early investment in North Carolina, Arizona, Iowa
Now that the Senate campaign committees and top super PACs have released their initial investments, we can see where they believe their early money...
Hope, disappointment seen in trials for coronavirus drug
Remdesivir appears to work the same in patients whether they receive five or 10 days of treatment. But another study suggested the drug has no...
YouTube, Facebook split on removal of doctors' viral coronavirus videos
The different reactions highlight the challenges of moderating high-stakes misinformation as it goes viral, especially when the source is...
Death from above: Scientists find earliest evidence of person killed by meteorite
Records suggest the deadly event occurred in what is now Sulaymaniyah, Iraq, on Aug. 22, 1888.
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Bashaud Breeland arrested in South Carolina
Breeland faces charges of marijuana possession, open containers of alcohol in a vehicle and resisting arrest.
Navy holds off on reinstating captain fired after raising coronavirus concerns, wants deeper probe
Capt. Brett Crozier was relieved of his command of the USS Roosevelt after the leak of a letter to Navy leadership detailing his concerns about a...
Dutch teens sail home across the Atlantic
"We had been making jokes like, 'Oh, we can always cross the Atlantic if necessary.' ... Then it became a reality," said Isabella van den Hout, 16.