President Donald Trump hailed the vote as "Great news" in a post-midnight tweet, calling it a "first step toward delivering MASSIVE tax cuts for the American people."
Critics say the Department of Education fails to act against student loan scams that other federal agencies and state attorneys general are targeting in a national sweep
Automaker BMW says European Commission staff this week conducted an "inspection" at company offices in Munich in connection with news media allegations that German car makers colluded on diesel technology
Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce
Germany's main business group is supporting European Union leaders' refusal to move ahead immediately with talks on the future relationship with Britain
Swiss Re, one of the world's biggest reinsurers, estimates that Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, two recent earthquakes in Mexico will cost the industry about $95 billion
Spain's prime minister says that his government is preparing to unveil specific measures agreed with opposition parties to halt Catalonia's independence bid