Met to present controversial 'Klinghoffer' opera

Met premiere of John Adams' 'Klinghoffer' opera drawing protests and polemics

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 02:22pm EDT

US retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

US retail sales fell 0.3 percent in September as spending weakens for autos, gas and furniture

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 02:08pm EDT

Yogurt is now official New York state snack

Yogurt is now New York's official snack; state is nation's top producer of the diary product

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 01:50pm EDT

McAuliffe announces layoffs, increased booze costs

Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe announces plans to lay off 565 state employees, raise cost of spirits

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Macy's to open even earlier on Thanksgiving

Macy's to open at 6pm on Thanksgiving, 2 hours earlier than last year

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 11:25am EDT

W.Va. gas contractor sued for race discrimination

5 black former employees of W.Va. gas pipeline contractor claim race discrimination

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 11:10am EDT

6 reasons to consider semi-retirement

Working part time in retirement can improve your finances, health and social life.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 10:37am EDT

10 best places to retire on Social Security alone

Social Security is likely to cover basic expenses in these places.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 09:22am EDT

Carnival mulls China ship building joint venture

Cruise company Carnival mulls ship building joint venture with Fincantieri, Chinese company

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 08:40am EDT

Gas prices expected to fall in D.C. metro area

Prices at the pump are dropping nationwide. Soon, the average cost for a gallon of regular gasoline in D.C. is expected to fall below $3.35.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 08:14am EDT

Md.'s Mikulski promotes student loan bill

Mikulski visits western Md. college to promote bill enabling student loan refinancing

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 07:49am EDT

Statoil CEO Lund steps down, joins BG Group

Statoil CEO Lund steps down after 10 years, joins British oil and gas firm BG Group

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 07:00am EDT

'Mystery shopper' scam making rounds again

The "Mystery Secret Shopper" scam is nothing new. But it is making the rounds again and victims are forking over thousands of dollars before they realize it's a fraud.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 06:45am EDT

Student loans eat biggest chunk out of paychecks in D.C.

Where students with debt live matters. Statistics suggest they're better off in Virginia than in Maryland or D.C., according to

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 04:40am EDT

Brazil's 2 presidential hopefuls trade barbs

Brazil's president, election foe trade barbs and allegations of corruption during 1st debate

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 12:08am EDT

Man pleads guilty in fake debt collectors case

California man pleads guilty to illegally collecting more than $5 million from loan holders

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 09:40pm EDT

School group cuts ties with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco

National School Boards Association severs partnership with R.J. Reynolds' anti-tobacco program

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 09:00pm EDT

Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon labeling proposals

Denver-based Chipotle backs Colorado, Oregon ballot proposals to label modified foods

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Review: Music player learns your tastes over time

Review: Aether Cone, a music player that learns your tastes, gets smarter with age

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 05:54pm EDT
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