Senate Republicans are zeroing in on a tax outline that would add about $1.5 trillion to the government's $20 trillion debt over 10 years
A group of powerful California farmers pulled their support for re-engineering the state's water system with a pair of massive $16 billion tunnels
A Massachusetts legislative committee has heard testimony from supporters and opponents of a bill that would raise the state's minimum wage from $11 an hour to $15 an hour
The sole insurance on Alaska's individual health insurance market said there will be a rate decrease of 26.5 percent for its 2018 plans
New Zealand's lawmakers and public employees were told to cancel all nonessential flights to and from Auckland as a fuel shortage at the nation's largest airport continued to disrupt the travel plans of thousands of people
Thousands of Haitians have settled on Mexico's northwestern border after the U.S. abruptly closed its doors to them last year
FedEx said Tuesday that its first-quarter profit fell 17 percent, hurt by a cyberattack at its TNT Express business earlier in the summer that caused package delivery delays.
Toys R Us joins list of retailers in bankruptcy as Amazon exerts influence
Officials with authority over the Las Vegas Strip have decided to wait until the city of Denver approves the nation's first marijuana club before they discuss licensing and regulating pot lounges in Sin City
Tyson Foods says its plans to build a $320 million chicken-processing plant near Tonganoxie are "on hold."