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A U.S.-led campaign against Islamic State gained more backing, with the U.K., Australia and leading Arab states offering support.
Two raging wildfires in California have forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes in central and northern counties of the state, including Madera and El Dorado.
Syncora Holdings, one of the fiercest foes in the Detroit municipal bankruptcy case, reached a final settlement with the city over claims that could have held up the city's timely exit from bankruptcy protection.
The Fed chief's actions in her first six months confound the view of her as a strong advocate of easy money.
In his first nine months in office, Mayor Bill de Blasio brought historic and transcendent changes to New York City. Just ask him. The mayor has invoked "historic" and "transcendent" more than 80 times.
President Obama plans to dramatically boost the U.S. effort to mitigate the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including greater involvement of the U.S. military, people familiar with the proposal said.
SmokeStik's product placement in 'Cymbeline' has far-reaching implications for Hollywood and Big Tobacco.
The U.S. energy boom has lasted longer than anyone would have imagined a decade ago and has more room to run as oil and gas wells become more productive.
Chevron Pipe Line Co. has shut down a natural-gas pipeline that feeds Gulf of Mexico production to the Henry Hub storage and delivery point in Louisiana in the wake of a deadly accident.
Missoula, Mont., is suing the private-equity firm the Carlyle Group to regain control of its water system—one of several municipalities fighting for control of its infrastructure.
North Korea has sentenced a 24-year-old American to six years of hard labor for what it called 'hostile' acts during a trip there, in a move likely to worsen tensions between Pyongyang and Washington.
The Outlook: The Federal Reserve is debating the path of its coming rate increases: whether to start early and proceed gradually, or wait longer and be ready to move rapidly.