Speed Cameras: The Cities With the Worst Offenders

NEW ORLEANS—As the Nissan cruised past single-story homes near Holy Cross School in the city’s Gentilly neighborhood, a speed camera clocked the car going 30 mph in a 20 mph zone. The resulting citation in…

The Off Duty 50: A Guide to 50…

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A Genetic Test Led Seven Women in One…

When she was in her early 30s, Katy Mathes decided to check her cancer risk. A genetic test showed a mutation on a BRCA gene, which significantly raises a person’s lifetime risk of developing hereditary…

Seven Women in a Family Chose Surgery After…

When she was in her early 30s, Katy Mathes decided to check her cancer risk. A genetic test showed a mutation on a BRCA gene, which significantly raises a person’s lifetime risk of developing hereditary…

Recycling Rethink: What to Do With Trash Now…

For decades, America and much of the developed world threw their used plastic bottles, soda cans and junk mail in one bin. The trash industry then shipped much of that thousands of miles to China,…

FedEx Warns of Another Hit to Profits

FedEx Corp. FDX -0.53% cut its earnings targets for the fourth time in 2019, as the delivery giant struggles to adapt to a world where fewer packages are being flown around the globe and more…

You Might Be Buying Trash on Amazon—Literally

Just about anyone can open a store on Amazon.com and sell just about anything. Just ask the dumpster divers. These are among the dedicated cadre of sellers on Amazon who say they sort through other…

It’s Not You. Clothing Sizes Are Broken.

Christopher Moore has a doctorate in physics from MIT and has worked on projects ranging from tracking the world’s oil supply to searching for new cancer drugs. His latest gig is turning out to be…

Boeing to Suspend 737 MAX Production in January

Boeing Co. will suspend production of its 737 MAX jetliner, according to people briefed on the matter, escalating the crisis confronting the aerospace giant and raising the prospect of job cuts and furloughs across the…

How You Can Get Big Gains That Wall…

Jack Henry’s story is common among the “superstocks” with the highest long-run returns. Once-tiny companies, often neglected by professional investors for years, end up earning higher returns than stocks that were far bigger and better-known.…

Six CEOs and No Operating Room: The Impossible…

The federal health-care agency was forced to shut down the emergency department under pressure from federal regulators. Capt. Michael Weahkee seemed the man for the job, having run the IHS’s flagship hospital in Phoenix. He…

Chew on This: Gum That Promises to Help…

Gum makers are mixing everything from vitamins to candy into their recipes to give customers more incentives to pick up a pack. Chewing gum has lost sales to mints, and customers have gravitated to other…

U.S. Tech Giants Bet Big on India. Now…

NEW DELHI—After Walmart Inc. WMT -0.51% sealed a $16 billion deal last year to buy India’s biggest domestic e-commerce startup, it got some bad news. India was changing its e-commerce regulations. Foreign-owned online retailers would…