Warren Buffett Sticks To Business, Avoids Politics In LetterInvestors who wanted billionaire Warren Buffett to address the current state of the world in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders will likely be disappointed, but they can still take some comfort in his consistently rosy long-term outlook for the U.S. economy.
White House Selectively Bans News Outlets From Press BriefingSeveral news organizations were blocked from taking part in a White House press meeting on Friday afternoon.
Blue Bell Introduces New 'Ice Cream Cone' FlavorBlue Bell Ice Cream fans will no longer have to pick between a cup or a cone. Now, you can have the cone in a cup! The much-loved company has introduced a new flavor on Friday called Ice Cream Cone.
Despite Increased Profits, J.C. Penney To Close Some 140 StoresJ.C. Penney says it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next several months as it aims to improve profitability.
Protesters Cleared From Dakota Access Oil Pipeline CampDozens of people have been arrested as authorities in North Dakota cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year.
Winning Numbers Drawn For $435 Million Powerball JackpotThe winning Powerball numbers have been drawn for the jackpot that climbed above $400 million for the first time in nearly three months.
GM Pushing Self-Driving Car Rules That Undercut CompetitorsGeneral Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.
US Shutting Down Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Protest CampThe Army Corps of Engineers' plan to close a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp isn't likely to end on-the-ground opposition in North Dakota.
Yahoo Salvages Verizon Deal With $350 Million DiscountYahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts.
American Unveils Prices, Routes For New Cheapest FareFort Worth-based American Airlines has begun selling cheaper "basic economy" fares as it battles discount airlines for the most budget-conscious travelers.
Burger King Parent Company To Buy Popeyes For $1.8BRestaurant Brands International says it's buying Popeyes for $1.8 billion, bringing the chicken chain under the same corporate umbrella as Burger King.
New John F. Kennedy Stamp Marks Centennial Of His BirthThe Forever stamp was released Monday during the annual Presidents Day family festival at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston