Express Scripts is seeking deals with pharmaceutical companies that would set pricing for some cancer drugs based on how well they work.
At least four people were killed and thousands displaced from their homes after record rainfall caused heavy flooding in the south-central U.S. this weekend, with more severe storms expected into Monday night.
European stocks pushed lower, weighed by more concerns about the state of Greece’s finances, although trading is set to be limited with key markets closed.
The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie “A Beautiful Mind” has died in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey.
Federal prosecutors are closing in on criminal charges against General Motors Co. over a faulty ignition switch linked to more than 100 deaths.
President Barack Obama’s strategy against Islamic State is under increasing scrutiny after setbacks this week in Iraq and Syria.
Only two paintings from a trove of looted art that was recently recovered has been returned to its heirs—and one, Two Riders on a Beach, is about to be sold at auction, bringing its war-torn history into the spotlight.
The White House threatened to veto a crucial trade bill if it contains legislation with binding punishments for currency manipulation, the main point of contention between President Obama and congressional critics of his trade policy.
Doctors are trying new ways of solving an old problem—how to tell patients they aren’t going to get well.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry underlined the rogue regime’s current unwillingness to give up its nuclear weapons.
U.S. stocks fell Tuesday following disappointing data on big-ticket spending in the U.S., underscoring investor unease with the recent pace of economic growth.
Jony Ive, the man responsible for many of Apple’s breakthrough designs, is now the company’s chief design officer.
The streets returned to calm Sunday after police arrested 71 demonstrators when protests grew increasingly aggressive in the wake of a patrolman’s acquittal in the deaths of two unarmed black suspects.
The VW Golf Sportswagen TDI is a mellow sort of car that inspires a particular kind of admiration, says Dan Neil who found himself pondering the fate of his test car.
Parents are supposed to suffer from profound melancholy once the children have moved away. Not Joe Queenan, who’s overjoyed that he never, ever has to think about school again.
The secrets of the world’s longest-lived people include community, family, exercise and plenty of beans.
The euro slipped against the dollar a day after European Central Bank officials reaffirmed the bank’s resolve to meet its stimulus goals.
The euro slid against the U.S. dollar and European stocks surged after comments by two European Central Bank board members.
In the Lab: There are likely millions of people with autism-spectrum disorder in the country.
Nine people were killed and at least 16 were injured in Waco, Texas, during a biker gang bar fight that escalated into a parking-lot gunfight among gangs and police.
A Texas gathering of family and friends turns tragic as their home is swept away by floodwaters in Wimberley, Texas. A family member recounts one survivor’s story as eight remain missing.
The euro tumbled to a one-month low against the dollar as doubts over Greece’s ability to repay its debts intensified, while Greek bonds came under renewed pressure.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter.
A Cleveland officer has been found not guilty in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire after a high-speed chase.
A conceptual-art project that includes plans to burn and bury Confederate flags in 13 mostly Southern states on Memorial Day has drawn the ire of groups that consider the events disrespectful and divisive.
A new OECD study is better at showing that inequality hurts growth than at explaining why. That means policy makers who want to use taxes and social spending to close the income gap cannot assume they'll help the economy in the process.
The minutes of the policy makers’ discussions, to be released Wednesday at 2 p.m. EDT, could reveal more detail about what this could mean for interest rates.
U.S. stocks pushed higher Monday, erasing early losses, with both the Dow industrials and the S&P 500 on track for new all-time highs.
The NBA draft lottery is the most significant night in sports that is entirely about chance—which is why teams in the lottery employ “strategies” to improve their luck.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal chided Jeb Bush for not being prepared for the now-infamous Iraq War question, saying in an interview Saturday that Republicans must nominate a candidate who is “ready to answer the tough questions.”