U.S. home prices rose in January after three months of declines, CoreLogic said Tuesday, as a tight supply likely supported prices despite slower sales.
Mardi Gras celebrations got underway Tuesday in New Orleans with thousands expected to crowd the streets for parades and festivities.
Ukraine put its military on high alert and appealed for international help to avoid what it feared was the possibility of a wider invasion by Russia.
A snowboarder likely triggered an avalanche outside Missoula that buried a house and put three people in the hospital, authorities said.
Russian news sources said Monday that the country's Black Sea fleet did not issue an ultimatum to the Ukrainian navy, but the Kyiv Post report that security forces had confirmed the threat.
Despite blizzards and floods, U.S. manufacturing conditions improved significantly in February, bringing relief after a surprise slowing in January, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
Citigroup and its Mexican unit Banamex have received grand jury subpoenas after announcing alleged fraud committed by a Mexican oil services company that secured loans from them.
Bill Gates has regained the top spot on Forbes magazine's list of global billionaires for the 15th time in the last 20 years, with Mexican mogul Carlos Slim Helu coming second.
More than 160 people have applied to replace Bill New as deputy director at Charleston County Aviation Authority.
A worker who was given a polygraph test after $6,000 in lingerie went missing from the Premier Couples Superstore has filed a lawsuit following the termination of her employment.
Despite the unusually cold weather, Americans increased their spending in January, spending 0.4 percent more on everything from cars to haircuts.
After the budget deal approved by Congress restored funding to the Justice Department, Attorney General Eric Holder announced in February that the three-year freeze had been lifted.
TouchSuite, a Boca Raton, Fla., company that sells computer-sales systems, plans to create 50 jobs, doubling its employment in two years.
With tight budgets, nationwide searches and the ease of connecting through the Internet, job interviews are increasingly conducted via webcams and software applications like Skype.
U.S. consumer spending rose in January as Americans got a boost in income, indicating the U.S. economy's biggest driver is holding up in a period of dampened manufacturing activity due to severe weather.