Display at a gun store in Uniondale, N.Y., in 2013. (Shannon Stapleton/Reuters) Maxine Waters has taken over the House Financial Services Committee California Democrat Maxine Waters is the new chairwoman of the House Financial Services…

Protesters carry American and Mexican flags at an immigration-reform march in Los Angeles, Calif., in 2013. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) Mexico does not explain why its citizens wish to leave their birth country — or why they…

The Department of Justice is expected to announce a major settlement with Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles on Thursday, resolving allegations that the automaker used illegal software to circumvent laboratory emissions inspections on 100,000 diesel vehicles, according to…

As a result of the ongoing shutdown, the government won't be able to promptly pay Washington, D.C., a $5 million water bill for services to federal buildings. Interested in Government Shutdown? Add Government Shutdown as…

Reuters/Thomas Peter Here is what you need to know. The Fed can 'afford to be patient' on future rate hikes. Minutes from the December Federal Open Market Committee meeting released Wednesday reiterate the Fed's claim…

Markets Insider It may be 2019, but bitcoin is back to its bad habits of 2018. The largest cryptocurrency by market cap plunged sharply and suddenly early Thursday, falling from near $4,000 a coin to…