U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.
A federal appeals court has reinstated Obama administration regulations that guarantee overtime and minimum wage protections to nearly 2 million home health care workers.
Greece's president asked the main opposition party Friday to try to form a new government, a day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned and called an early election next month to deal with a governing party rebellion over Greece's third bailout deal.
Americans stepped up their home-buying for a third straight month in July, as sales accelerated to the strongest pace in eight years.
Mozzarella cheese at Panera restaurants won't be as glaringly white. Banana peppers in Subway sandwiches won't be the same exact shade of yellow. Trix cereal will have two fewer colors.
An index designed to predict the future health of the U.S. economy declined slightly in July yet still pointed to modest growth in the months ahead.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid rose slightly last week, yet remained at a low level consistent with a solid job market.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged lower this week, with the key 30-year loan rate remaining under 4 percent.
Subway benefited hugely from Jared Fogle's weight loss story. Now the sandwich chain needs to figure out how to prevent him from overshadowing its future.
The biggest drop in airline fares in nearly two decades slowed consumer inflation in July following two months of slightly faster gains.
Target is on its way back. Shoppers are visiting the company's stores more often and spending more on each trip, the Minneapolis-based discount-store chain said Wednesday.
Shares of the world's biggest oil companies a tumbling to multi-year lows on new data showing that U.S. crude inventories continue to rise at a time of year when they are typically in decline.
Lowe's second-quarter revenue beat analyst estimates as customer stocked up on things like appliances and outdoor power equipment.
Wal-Mart's second-quarter earnings report was a mixed bag: Its investments to overhaul its stores are helping to perk up sales, but they're causing more pain to the bottom line than expected.
Homes are getting a lot of TLC from their owners of late, which means better sales for businesses like Home Depot.