Yahoo News Black residents of Jones County, N.C., have struggled for years to ensure local representation, some say, but they hope that a new lawsuit will finally bring results. Since the five
Yahoo News As the Dow Jones industrial average reaches its latest milestone, see how well you know the oldest and best-known barometer of the U.S. stock market.
If you’ve ever wanted to see a mashup of animated cyberpunk action and the archeological thrills of Indiana Jones or Lara Croft, short film X-Story has it all. The short was created by Moscow-based
Late British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, known as the "Iron Lady" for her steely resolve, topped a list of females who have had the biggest impact on women's lives over the past 70 years, the
After a quiet start, major U.S. stock indexes again set all-time highs Thursday afternoon as the market built on a surge the previous day. Banks continued to lead the way as bond yields jumped, and
Stocks posted slight gains on Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to another record, helped by shares of telecommunications companies such as Verizon, Sprint and AT&T.
Eddie Jones claims there could be up to 15 England players in the British and Irish Lions squad for next year's tour to New Zealand. Jones has masterminded 13 consecutive wins since replacing Stuart
- Eddie Jones claims there could be up to 15 England players in the British and Irish Lions squad for next year's tour to New Zealand. Jones has masterminded 13 consecutive wins since replacing
England coach Eddie Jones believes his side are now at their most vulnerable as they go in search of a record-equalling win against his native Australia at Twickenham on Saturday. Victory in the
A funk/soul rendition of Woody Guthrie’s legendary folk song: But it comes to us bittersweet; Sharon Jones died Friday night of pancreatic cancer at the age of 60. I caught wind of her death while
Sharon Jones, a fiery Grammy-nominated soul and funk singer sometimes called the "female James Brown," has died after losing a battle to pancreatic cancer. "She was surrounded by her loved ones,
LONDON (AP) — Redskins running back Matt Jones says he will not play in Washington's game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Wembley Stadium on Sunday because of a knee injury.
U.S. stocks closed mostly lower Friday, led by declines in phone companies, health care and energy stocks. Consumer staples and technology companies eked out slight gains. Investors continued to
Stocks closed slightly lower Thursday, giving back the modest gains they made the day before. Trading was mostly listless as investors waded through another round of company earnings news. Telecom
U.S. stocks closed solidly higher Tuesday as several big companies delivered positive surprises in their quarterly earnings reports. Health care companies led the gains, which were broad and wiped
U.S. stocks closed modestly lower Monday, with some of the biggest declines coming in oil and gas companies as energy prices fell. Companies that rely on consumer spending also lost ground, while