Toys R Us is pulling its collectible action figures based on the characters of AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.
The Mormon church is addressing the mystery that has long surrounded undergarments worn by its faithful with a new video while admonishing ridicule from outsiders.
The U.S. stock market logged its biggest gain of the year as investors applauded solid earnings from U.S. companies and economic growth in China.
Oil production by ISIS has reached the equivalent of more than $2 million a day, according the global source of information and analytics IHS.
Utah lawmakers are considering stopping the practice of changing clocks for daylight saving time after hearing popular support for the measure in a survey.
Subprime loans were distributed in the rural U.S. at even higher rates on average than in metropolitan counties. Now federal officials are pledging regulatory attention and financial help.
Paranormal investigators said they captured footage of a ghost at a British medical center famous for specter sightings.
Both demand and supply are contributing to a drop in a market that was stable for almost three years at $100 a barrel.
Unemployment rates fell in 31 U.S. states in September, including in many where incumbent governors and senators face tough re-election campaigns.
The stock market's big swings have raised concerns about how much longer the five-year bull market can last, but the volatility is no reason to abandon the market, say professional investors and strategists.
Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA, was killed at a Moscow airport when his private jet collided with a snowplow whose driver was drunk, Russian investigators said Tuesday.
New York's highest court has reinstated the slander lawsuit by two former Syracuse University ball boys against basketball head coach Jim Boeheim.
Channels such as Cartoon Network and CNN are no longer part of Dish's programming lineup as a deadline has passed for the satellite TV provider and Turner Broadcasting to renew their distribution agreement.
Although Thomas Eric Duncan died and two U.S. nurses were infected caring for him, there are successes, too.
Teenage soccer players in San Francisco won an off-field victory over the city's technology workers after a videotaped confrontation gained national attention.