On average, families will spend more than $650 on back-to-school shopping -- an increase of five percent since 2013, according to the National Retail Federation.
Wal-Mart uses a test-and-learn approach to rolling out new products and services
Robots are invading a popular hotel chain, to help humans do their job better.
As the last few days of summer dwindle for D.C.-area students, many parents are salivating at the deals they can score while back-to-school shopping.
GM says China joint venture responded to information requests by anti-monopoly regulators
Record rainfall and flooding slows production at Detroit automakers
Asbestos going strong in developing world, where industry glosses over scientific consensus
Looks like a hedge fund? SEC examining potentially riskier 'alternative' mutual funds
Players try to come back to the NFL after taking a season off acting, coaching or on a mission
Wal-Mart has withdrawn its plan to build a supercenter in Aspen Hill, but the landowner said Tuesday it is optimistic other retailers will still find the Montgomery County site of interest.
Russian embargo devastating for Moldova farmers _ a bad omen for others hit by food ban
When it comes to relaxing, D.C. residents sure know how to kick up their feet and unwind, according to a recent survey.
A look at the key moments in the history of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel
Listeria suspected of killing at least 10 people in Denmark, meat producer ordered shut
US road safety agency moves slowly when drivers spot problems and petition for investigations
Go For the Food: 19th century Bucharest restaurant boasts old-world charm and traditional food
Barneys to pay $525,000 to resolve New York profiling allegations, attorney general says
Police, protesters again clash outside St. Louis after black teen's fatal shooting by officer
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