Residents Voice Concerns Over Ferguson Consent Decree

The consent decree was released last week and is scheduled to go to a City Council vote next week to address racial inequities brought to light with the shooting of Michael Brown.

The Goldman Effect — Or Not

There is mounting pressure on Hillary Clinton to reveal what she told Goldman Sachs bankers during paid speeches, but so far there's little evidence she will.

NFL Cheerleaders Fight For Minimum Wage

Two years after a Raiderette lawsuit targeting the Raiders kicked off a debate on cheerleader pay, some say the battle has only begun.

What Makes The Perfect Super Bowl Ad?

With an ad’s placement costing $5 million for just 30 seconds of airtime, its maker is under a lot of pressure to deliver a truly memorable experience.

Final Budget Gives Obama One Last Shot At Hope

The 2017 fiscal-year spending plan proposes initiatives in areas ranging from the environment to healthcare to national security.

Taiwan Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 14

Damage caused by the magnitude-6.4 quake that struck the island nation Saturday included the collapse of a 17-story apartment building in the city of Tainan.
Puppy Bowl XII

Video: Behind The Scenes At The 12th Annual Puppy Bowl

More than 80 puppies pawed their way to New York to be a part of the taping of Puppy Bowl XII to be shown on Animal Planet on Super Bowl Sunday, February 7, 2016 starting at 3p ET, and repeating for 12 hours.

Coca-Cola Among Firms Reporting Next Week

Because of the currency-exchange factor, corporate earnings this season have been best among companies doing most of their business at home in the U.S.

7 EU Members Seek Aid Fighting Cheap Steel

The European steel industry has cut its workforce by about one-fifth since the global financial crisis became apparent eight years ago.

Pay This Fee, Or Go To Jail

Police departments around the U.S. are using license plate scanners to find scofflaws or criminals. Some are also letting the device suppliers slap drivers with mandatory fees.

Why They Joined ISIS

Caught in a desperate situation, two Iraqi men turned to the Islamic State group for money and a sense of belonging, only to be imprisoned by Kurdish security forces.