China and the United States are expected to launch a potentially damaging trade war, but Beijing could hit its rival with tariffs first.
Alphabet's net profit increased 73 percent in the first quarter of 2018, an earnings report released Monday indicates.
U.S. markets rebounded a bit Tuesday, restoring some of the losses a day after its worst-performing session of the year that most analysts linked to the ongoing U.S.-China trade conflict.
CVS Health is closing 900 stores over the next three years in response to the changing of "consumer buying patterns," the company said Thursday.
The Education Department on Wednesday announced an extension of the student loan repayment pause through Aug. 31, delaying any interest and collections as well through the summer.
Permafrost is the layer of permanently frozen earth -- over 3,000 feet thick in some places -- that lies just beneath the land surface in Arctic regions. It formed over the past few million years when ice ages predominated.
Following a review of fuel economy standards from the White House, the Sierra Club said it filed a complaint against the EPA for violating integrity rules.
After a year-long investigation, the House financial services committee has concluded that Wells Fargo operated as a "reckless megabank" that's failed to change its culture of abusing customers -- even after major scandals and punishment.
The U.S. Treasury is taking an uncompromising approach to Chinese firms that are abetting North Korea's development of nuclear weapons.
Prospects for expanding the footprint in emerging oil basins off the Senegalese and Gambian coasts has increased through a Chinese partnership, FAR Ltd. said.