HPE QUARTERLY PROFIT BEATS ON DEMAND FOR SERVERS

Hewlett Packard Enterprise reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year earnings forecast on Tuesday.

LOWE'S SAME-STORE SALES MISS ESTIMATES

U.S. home improvement retailer Lowe's missed analysts' forecasts for quarterly same-store sales on Wednesday as an uncharacteristically...

 
 
 

US STOCKS POINT TO A TRIPLE-DIGIT LOSS AT THE OPEN AFTER TRUMP PLAYS DOWN CHINA TRADE TALKS

Futures point to a triple-digit loss at the open Wednesday.

US TREASURYS HIGHER AS INVESTORS AWAIT FED MINUTES

U.S. government debt prices were higher Wednesday ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Fed meeting.

 
 
 

PULITZER-WINNING AUTHOR PHILIP ROTH DIES AT 85

Roth died in New York City at 10:30 p.m. local time of congestive heart failure, his literary agent Andrew Wylie said.

VEGAS CASINO WORKERS VOTE TO AUTHORIZE STRIKE THAT MAY HOBBLE FAMED RESORTS

Las Vegas casino workers vote to authorize strike at any time starting June 1.

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS HE WILL PROPOSE NEW TAX CUTS PRIOR TO NOVEMBER

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he will propose new tax cuts sometime prior to November.

TRUMP RALLIES ABORTION OPPONENTS TO VOTE FOR REPUBLICANS

President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a rallying call to opponents of abortion to elect conservative lawmakers.

 
 
 

AS HAWAII VOLCANO ERUPTION HITS TOURISM, GOVERNOR STRESSES THE ISLAND IS 'OPEN FOR BUSINESS'

Less than 1 percent of the Big Island is actually impacted by the Kilauea volcano eruption, says Gov. David Ige.

THE US CONSIDERED DECLARING RUSSIA A STATE SPONSOR OF TERROR, THEN DROPPED IT

The State Department pondered placing the label of state sponsor of terror on Putin's government after the attack on the former Russian...

 
 
 

NYSE'S FIRST FEMALE PRESIDENT POINTS TO GENDER DIVERSITY PROBLEM

The NYSE appoints the first female president in its 226-year history. But some say the gender gap is still too wide.

SEN. VAN HOLLEN WANTS TO STOP TRUMP ON CHINA'S ZTE: 'IT SENDS A VERY BAD SIGNAL'

"We should not be trading off national security interests" for Trump's latest deal, says Sen. Chris Van Hollen.

 
 
 

STORMY DANIELS' LAWYER MICHAEL AVENATTI'S FIRM HIT WITH $10 MILLION JUDGMENT IN BANKRUPTCY COURT

A DOJ lawyer also revealed Tuesday that Eagan Avenatti defaulted on back taxes from another bankruptcy proceeding.

DODD-FRANK OVERHAUL DOESN'T WEAKEN RULES PUT IN PLACE TO PREVENT FINANCIAL CRISIS: BARNEY FRANK

The rollback of bank rules doesn't "in any way" weaken regulations for the largest banks, says Barney Frank.

 
 
 

WATCH SPACEX GO FOR ITS 10TH ROCKET LAUNCH THIS YEAR

SpaceX is set to launch Tuesday afternoon from California in its latest mission for NASA and satellite communications company Iridium.

CONSUMER REPORTS WILL RETEST MODEL 3 IF TESLA IMPROVES BRAKING DISTANCE

Consumer Reports said it will retest its Model 3 if Tesla can fix the issue through a remote firmware update.

 
 
 

MCDONALD'S IS FACING PRESSURE TO BAN PLASTIC DRINKING STRAWS

McDonald's is the latest restaurant giant to come under pressure to ban plastic drinking straws, USA Today reports.

LAWSUIT AGAINST EXPRESS SCRIPTS OVER RELATIONSHIP WITH ANTHEM DISMISSED

A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit brought against Express Scripts by shareholders.

 
 
 

AMAZON CAN GO BIG IN FINANCE BUT IS UNLIKELY TO OPEN A BANK, GOLDMAN SAYS

Amazon has a huge opportunity in financial services, but it likely won't build a standalone bank, Goldman Sachs wrote.

US POSTAL SERVICE ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER SCRATCH-AND-SNIFF STAMP WITH POPSICLE SCENT

The U.S. Postal Service is tapping into the sweet scent of summer with its first scratch-and-sniff stamps - in popsicle scent, USA...

 
 
 



Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members... Read more ...

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

A New Zealand scientist is leading a team to the lake next month to take samples of the murky waters to conduct DNA tests and determine what species live there. Read more ...

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Philip Roth, the American novelist who penned the celebrated “Portnoy's Complaint,” died at the age of 85 on Tuesday. The author, whose novels were fueled with sex, was... Read more ...

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Read more ...

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

The NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff. Read more ...

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island. Read more ...

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Police from multiple agencies have responded to an active shooter situation in Panama City. Read more ...

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava flowing from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has claimed another structure, this one close to a geothermal plant. Read more ...