Standard & Poor’s rating agency on Monday downgraded Russia’s credit grade by one notch to junk status, citing a weakened economic outlook.
U.S. stocks eked out tiny gains on Monday after spending much of the day drifting sideways.
The Federal Reserve ended 2014 with a pledge to be “patient” in raising interest rates from record lows. The way things are going, its patience may endure for a long while.
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials selected Mike Langelier to serve as the new resident inspector at the Callaway Energy Center. Read more about Langelier's prior experiences in the field.
The Obama administration appears to be making broader changes to protect consumer information on the government’s health insurance website, after objections from lawmakers and privacy advocates.
Uncle Sam wants to make it more affordable for Americans to buy their first home.
Monica Hoy hopes her new tanning salon, Tan Club, will offer Jefferson City a “premier, upscale” experience.
Some Like It Haute hopes its customers will like the boutique’s new location in Jefferson City's Old Munichburg neighborhood.
To those who know and love the Grand Canyon, the names of its historic lodges are synonymous with the national park itself.
The recent plunge in fuel prices has been a welcome relief across the agricultural sector, helping ease the pain of low grain prices for growers and boosting profits for cattle ranchers.
Twenty-eight oil companies and retailers have agreed to settle litigation claiming customers were knowingly overcharged when gas station fuel temperatures rose, plaintiffs announced Friday.
At some point this will end, perhaps even soon.
Union membership in the U.S. is down slightly, making up just over 11 percent of the workforce last year.
Apparently, airline passengers aren’t buying enough garden gnomes, superhero pajamas and heated cat shelters.
Anheuser-Busch is buying Seattle’s Elysian Brewing Co., expanding further its collection of craft brewers.
Smartphone users are tired of begging to charge devices behind bars or hunting for hidden electrical outlets in airports and train stations. Where, oh where, is a better battery?
A batch of mixed earnings reports Friday helped push the stock market to its first day of losses this week.
Union Pacific finished last year with a strong 22 percent jump in fourth-quarter profit, but volatile energy prices are making it difficult to predict how 2015 will unfold.
Europe’s ailing economy will get a major dose of stimulus from the European Central Bank — a bond buying program designed to make loans and exports cheaper so companies can hire and expand.
A plan to revive Europe’s sagging economy rippled through the financial world on Thursday, setting off a rally in the stock market that wiped out its losses for the new year.