Watch FCCs Ajit Pai dress up as Santa and wield a lightsaber to mock...

This post has been updated. On the eve of a historic vote at the Federal Communications Commission, Chairman Ajit Pai starred in an eccentric video that featured him dressed as...

Business Rx: This nightclub owner wants to add to his success by pulling in...

This week, the new owner of a nightclub seek suggestions on how to broaden his guest list.–Dan Beyers The entrepreneur Chirag Patel started his career in real estate investing in 2005,...

Russian ads, now publicly released, show sophistication of influence campaign

Lawmakers on Wednesday released a trove of ads that Russian operatives bought on Facebook, providing the fullest picture yet of how foreign actors sought to promote Republican Donald Trump,...

More than 40 percent of companies now offer a summer Friday perk

Leaving early on a Friday afternoon in June? There's a growing chance your boss has endorsed it. The percentage of companies that offer some kind of "summer Friday" arrangement -- in...

Susan Collins is wrong to say that the tax cuts will pay for themselves,...

Sen. Susan Collins speaking on “Meet the Press” defended her vote on the Senate GOP tax bill based on the claims of the signatories to the nine economists' letter that...

Wall Street wins big as Senate votes to roll back regulation allowing consumers to...

Vice President Pence cast a tie-breaking vote late Tuesday to block new regulations allowing U.S. consumers to sue their banks, handing Wall Street and other big financial institutions their biggest victory...

The unexpected political power of dentists

AUGUSTA, Maine — Little in politics has surprised Richard Malaby as much as the power of dentists. For years, local dentists held four Christmas parties at Malaby’s 19th-century country...

Go back to where the pigs live in India, a racist caller told a...

The voice mail started out mildly. A female caller said she's leaving a message for Ravin Gandhi, whose anti-Trump op-ed she recently read online. Gandhi, chief executive of a Chicago company, had written a...

There’s drama on dietitian Twitter, and it’s exposing deep rifts in nutrition doctrine

Rebecca Subbiah remembers times when dietitians on Twitter made her cry. They mocked her intellect. They called her names. They circulated criticisms of her online. All this happened because Subbiah, who is also...

Brace for a Coming Wave of Cancer-Drug Trial Failures: Gadfly

Great risk sometimes leads to great reward. It can also lead to embarrassing failure. Pfizer Inc. and partner Merck KGaA said Tuesday that a clinical trial of their immune-boosting cancer...