The term has also been used to cover certain ideas, attitudes, movements and schools of thought. It has been affixed to leading American politicians, in both major parties, including Teddy Roosevelt.
Job growth last month missed economists’ expectations of 190,000 new jobs — and came in far lower than December’s job numbers, which were revised downward to 262,000.
The Vatican and the Moscow Patriarchate say it’s the first meeting between the two leaders whose churches split in the 11th century.
Hillary Clinton denounced what she called “an artful smear.” She challenged Bernie Sanders to identify a vote she had cast or changed to pay off a donor. “Enough is enough,” she said.
The British government disputes the ruling and said it changes nothing — adding that the WikiLeaks founder will be arrested if he leaves the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Ebrahim Pourfaraj started digging a giant hole in Tehran well before sanctions were lifted. He’s betting Iran’s economy will open up, attracting investors and visitors who’ve long been locked out.
It was the first mano-a-mano encounter of the campaign, which means there was enough room for semantic arguments and serious debate.
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off Thursday in New Hampshire and spent much of the time arguing over what it means to be a “progressive.” It was their first one-on-one debate.
The company is the latest industry giant to report huge drops in earnings from 2014 to 2015. BP, Exxon and Chevron have also seen their revenues fall steeply.
The Black Lives Matter advocate entered the race on Wednesday night in a surprise move. Less than 24 hours later, he has raised almost $40,000 from nearly 700 donors.
One of the musicians behind “September,” perhaps the happiest-sounding wedding song of all time, died in his sleep. Verdine White announced the death of his “brother, hero and best friend.”
It’s been more than a year since the shooting of Michael Brown sparked nationwide protests. Tension has dissipated in Ferguson, but some disagreements exist among residents about the best way forward.
Republican establishment choice Jeb Bush was once the candidate to beat. No more: Ted Cruz, Donald Trump and Marco Rubio’s success in the Iowa caucuses puts new pressure on the party mainstream.
After controversial pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli left the hearing on Capitol Hill, the representatives’ attention turned to why prices for some drugs are rising so steeply.
The former pharmaceutical executive appeared before a House committee hearing on drug prices, and for once tried to stay silent.