Federal mediator joins Met Opera labor talks as lockout looms

Unions representing the orchestra and chorus of the Met Opera agreed to have a federal mediator join labor talks on Thursday as a threatened lockout loomed.


PHOTOS: The Week in Pictures, July 31, 2014

Muslims pray during the start of Eid al-Fitr, children enjoy the summer in Greece, conflict continues in Gaza and more.


Brooklyn man charged in roommate’s stabbing death

A Brooklyn man accused of violently stabbing his roommate to death on Monday is in police custody and faces murder charges.


3 tips that make the stock market seem easy

Let me provide you with some direction to make the markets seem easy and less frightening.


Dinosaurs could have survived asteroid strike

It turns out there is a good and a bad time for the planet to be hit by a meteor, […]


OkCupid admits to Facebook-style experimenting on customers

OkCupid, a top U.S. matchmaking website, intentionally mismatched users to test its technology.