By Jacob Passey Buying a newly-built home is fast becoming a more expensive proposition, though, thanks to the rising cost of lumber. The numbers: Home-building activity has staged a significant turnaround from the coronavirus-related slowdown. U.S.…

THOMAS CATENACCI Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden condemned Linda Sarsour Tuesday after she appeared at a Democratic National Convention council meeting. Sarsour, a Muslim activist who has been critical of Israel and accused of anti-semitism, spoke at…

Authorities said the attacker appeared to target motorcyclists. LONDON -- A man has been charged with attempted murder following a series of car crashes on a German motorway which authorities believe had a potentially Islamist…

Apple is expected to soon become the first US-listed company with a $2 trillion market capitalization, a milestone that would come two years after the company first passed the $1 trillion mark. Such an achievement…

A group of analysts at Jefferies pinpointed a cohort of stocks that has the potential to benefit from a virtual or hybrid back-to-school season. This shifting dynamic away from in-person learning should provide a boon…

America's richest individuals are getting richer and showing no signs of slowing down during the pandemic. The trend is most prominent among the dozen wealthiest Americans, whose collective net worth passed $1 trillion last week,…

REUTERS/Rebecca Cook Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has Apple shares and cash worth 52% of its entire market capitalization. The billionaire investor's company owned $113 billion in Apple stock and $147 billion in cash at the…

With age, the human immune system becomes less effective at tackling infections and less responsive to vaccinations. At the same time, the aging immune system is associated with chronic inflammation, which increases the risk of…

The Dallas Cowboys have released defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, who had season-ending surgery on his ruptured right quadriceps tendon Tuesday, and will save $3.25 million in 2020. The move does not preclude McCoy from re-signing…

Tim Bontemps ESPN LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association announced an agreement Tuesday evening for the eight teams that were not invited to the league's restart inside a…