Contracts to buy US homes fell in February

Signed contracts to buy US homes down for 8 straight months; home sales slower than in 2013

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 02:32pm EDT

Consumer Reports ranks D.C. area's safest hospitals

Getting the right medical attention at hospitals can be life-saving and five D.C. area hospitals are being recognized for their patient care, overall safety and capacity to save lives.

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Widespread flight cancellations in German strikes

Hundreds of flights canceled as workers go on strike at 7 German airports

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 02:19pm EDT

5 Things to Know about new candy plant in Kansas

5 Things to Know about Mars Inc.'s sprawling new chocolate plant in Kansas

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:48pm EDT

Some of the proposals for tackling student debt

Some of the proposals being offered by Obama, Congress to tackle student debt

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:48pm EDT

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 4.40 pct

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 4.40 pct; 15-year loan up to 3.42 pct.

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:48pm EDT

Facebook buying virtual-reality company for $2B

Facebook makes 'long-term bet,' says will pay $2 billion for virtual reality company Oculus

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:16pm EDT

Big threat to Japan whaling: Declining appetites

Court ruling could hurt Japan's whaling industry, but declining sales of meat could doom it

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Head of VW's lone US plant returning to Germany

Head of Volkswagen's lone US plant in Tenn. leaving to run major German factory

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 12:18pm EDT

Dominion Resources CEO Farrell made $10.9M in 2013

Energy provider Dominion Resources CEO Farrell's compensation totaled $10.9 million in 2013

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 12:18pm EDT

Philip Morris Int'l CEO made $10.9M in 2013

Overseas Marlboro maker Philip Morris Int'l CEO Calantzopoulos made $10.9 million in 2013

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 11:41am EDT

Mudslide recovery brings tears to searchers

Rescuers deal with heartbreaking work as they search for mudslide victims

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 11:03am EDT

H&M profits, costs up in first quarter

H&M profits, costs up in first quarter as clothing retailer expands online stores

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 06:20am EDT

Man pleads guilty to making false disability claim

A former postal worker has pleaded guilty to falsely claiming he was disabled to get worker's compensation benefits.

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 03:41am EDT

Technology stocks lead a broad market decline

Stocks fall most in 2 weeks; Facebook leads technology sector lower after Oculus acquisition

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:36am EDT

Dodgers top spender, ending Yanks' 15-year streak

AP Newsbreak: Dodgers top spender, ending Yanks' 15-year streak, and Greinke is highest-paid

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 07:06pm EDT

Union alleges Spirit used health info in layoffs

Union discrimination complaint alleges Spirit AeroSystems used medical information in layoffs

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 07:01pm EDT

Captain: Cruise ships may over-rely on electronics

Sea pilot raises concern at hearing that cruise operators may rely too much on electronics

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 06:36pm EDT

Business Highlights

Business Highlights

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 06:29pm EDT
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