Toys R Us is planning to liquidate its US operations

Toys R Us is headed toward shuttering its U.S. operations.

Former FBI Deputy Director McCabe booted from agency

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he has fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, a regular target of President Donald Trump’s anger and criticism,...

Affleck, Damon’s production company to adopt inclusion rider

Prominent producers and celebrities like Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Paul Feig are jumping on the inclusion rider bandwagon following Frances McDormand’s best actress Oscar acceptance speech.

Emails show FEMA silent amid chaos after Hurricane Maria

As hundreds of people stood in line for food and many went hungry during the days and weeks after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.

Facebook data whistleblower: ‘fake news to the next level

A Trump-affiliated firm under scrutiny for inappropriately obtaining data on tens of millions of Facebook users created profiling algorithms that “took fake news to...

Hurricane center updates Irma death toll in US, Caribbean

The death toll from Hurricane Irma’s catastrophic rampage across the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. has risen to 44 fatalities directly caused by its...

3 rural Illinois men charged with Minnesota mosque bombing

3 rural Illinois men charged with Minnesota mosque bombing

Tariffs would aid steelworkers at expense of far more others

By raising the price of steel, those same tariffs stand to hurt a far larger group of U.S. workers: the 6.5 million who work in industries that buy steel — from automakers to aircraft manufacturers to suppliers of building materials.

Another blast rocks Austin, but unrelated to other bombings

Emergency teams rushed Tuesday night to another reported explosion in Austin — this one at a Goodwill store — but police and federal authorities...

Robots break new ground in construction industry

As a teenager working for his dad’s construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, tedious parts of his job,...