Two of the biggest US health insurers are to merge, with Aetna paying $37 billion to buy its smaller rival Humana in a deal that continues the rapid consolidation of the country's healthcare industry.
U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full health and giving the Federal Reserve reason to raise interest rates as early as September.
Four avid eaters have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous.
People load luggage from a Miami charter flight onto a car at Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba, on August 30, 2014.
Most residential customers in California will see their electricity bills increase under a new rate structure adopted Friday by state regulators.