Ukrainian official said Tuesday that Russian forces have been spotted in Donetsk and Luhansk in eastern Ukraine.
The dollar continued to strengthen Tuesday amid further signs that the U.S. economy is picking up.
Bronx resident Tomas Rivera, 51, died by self-decapitation Monday.
Revel's Atlantic City casino closed down at dawn Tuesday, leaving 2,800 people without jobs.
European officials proposed sweeping new sanctions on Tuesday to starve Russia's companies of capital and technology as punishment for Moscow's military intervention in Ukraine.
Amnesty International accused Islamic State in Iraq and Levant fighters of "systematic ethnic cleansing" in northern Iraq, as Iraqi troops, Kurdish fighters and Shiite militiamen backed by U.S. air strikes fought back against the jihadists.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association's nationally broadcast annual telethon raised more than $56.9 million in contributions over the Labor Day weekend.
Where are those who were saying the U.S. was spending so much that there was a risk of a government default, as in Greece or Argentina?
The traditionally high-paying health-care sector has carried Minnesota's job recovery in recent years, but most of the health jobs created in there since the end of 2008 are in lower-paying roles.
Centene Corp. has selected Ferguson, the site of unrest following the police shooting of Michael Brown, as the location for a new claims processing facility, with plans to bring up to 200 jobs to the city.
Demand for truck drivers nationwide is strong, and the Yakima Valley reflects that trend.
As the recovery from the recession continues, men are picking up the greater share of the jobs being added.
New Jersey casino regulators have given final approval to Trump Plaza's plan to shut down in two weeks.
U.S. home prices rose in July but at a slower rate compared with earlier this year, which could make homes more affordable.
U.S. manufacturing grew in August at the strongest pace in more than three years as factories cranked out more goods and new orders rose.