The head of China Telecom Corp. has been detained on suspicion of graft, according to media reports.
More than 40 people have died from severe weather events in recent days, according to reports from across the country.
A new short film starring the NBA champ tests Facebook's bet on consumer appetite for virtual reality.
Disney's "The Force Awakens" set an outer space-shattering pace for global ticket sales.
A string of faulty product allegations against one of the world’s largest gun manufacturers is reigniting tension between consumer safety and America’s affection for unregulated firearms.
African-Americans say the discrimination they face in retail stores remains woefully unexamined. Now, some executives and activists are demanding change.
What public health researchers don't know about America's guns --and wish they did.
The global economic gap between the sexes could take more than 100 years to close, the World Economic Forum says.
Officials say Corinthian Colleges "widely misrepresented" job promises to students.
Republican politicians have long criticized the French for opposing the Iraq War, but are now standing with France in the wake of deadly terrorist attacks.
The U.S. Embassy in Paris advises Americans to "shelter in place."
After three years, Hurricane Sandy victims pin their hopes on a slow-moving FEMA review in a continued quest for insurance payments.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering new rules so customers can get their day in court over credit cards and checking accounts.
Amid growing concern over default rates on student debt, federal officials are considering new regulations to protect borrowers.
In announcing a historic redlining settlement Thursday, government officials said more companies are under investigation for discriminatory lending.
Hispanics, millennials and seniors are among those facing burdens in the coming decade, says a study by Harvard and Enterprise Community Partners.
Leslie Allen Merritt Jr., a landscaper, says he's "the wrong guy."
CEOs of American companies are seeking progress on an agreement that would allow U.S. firms to invest more in China.
A respected industry publication pulled its endorsement of two cars after the EPA alleged the German automaker cheated on emissions requirements.
A federal lawsuit alleging a cell-phone unlocking scheme goes to the heart of the wireless carrier business model.