General Electric Co (GE.N) would lose a $350-million deal to build locomotives for Angola, and perhaps billions of dollars more in future export opportunities, if Congress clo ..
The Los Angeles City Council gave initial approval Tuesday to raising minimum pay in the nation's second-largest city to $15 an hour by 2020, a closely watched step as Am ..
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended down on Tuesday, while the Dow rose marginally to end at a record high for a second straight day, as Wall Street digested housing data that so ..
Wal-Mart Stores the world’s largest retailer, posted first-quarter earnings that missed analysts’ estimates after currency fluctuations ate into profit. ..
Google announced via its official blog that tweets will now be visible for users using the search engine on mobile. ..
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Tuesday as investors eyed renewed gains in yields and the dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting minutes ..
Has the world entered a new paradigm of peace and prosperity? Not quite, says Nassim Taleb, author of 'Fooled by Randomness' and 'The Black Swan.' ..
The Federal Reserve’s plan to raise interest rates this year, forged over months of strong jobs growth and a seemingly durable expansion, now faces an economy that no longer f ..
In a decision on Monday, U.S. District Judge Fernando Olguin in Los Angeles said it was possible "in one stroke" to determine whether J.C. Penney's advertising ..
Shares of the world's largest retailer tumbled 4.3 percent after it reported sales and earnings below analysts' estimates. Wal-Mart said sales at stores open more th ..