The activist investor instead wants Yahoo to sell its struggling Internet business, the newspaper reported on Wednesday, citing a letter Starboard sent to Yahoo. Starboard sup ..
Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N) is betting that appliance sales will drive significant revenue growth in the future, a strategy that is likely to benefit the biggest U.S. electronics ..
SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) — The hunt for the mastermind of last week's attacks took a bloody turn Wednesday to a Paris suburb where a fierce gunbattle with police left at least ..
Pfizer Inc is in talks to acquire Allergan Plc for $370-$380 per share, according to a person familiar with the matter, valuing the potential deal at around $150 billion, the ..
A 1,111 carat "high quality diamond" has been discovered at a mine in Botswana, said to be the biggest find in more than a century, according to the mine company. Th ..
Victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme can expect to soon receive about $1.42 billion to help cover their losses, after two U.S. judges on Wednesday authorized the payouts. ..
Billionaire hedge fund manager William Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings portfolio has lost 24.5 percent this year, extending its fall this week as its biggest holding, V ..
The U.S. Treasury Department will clamp down further this week on corporate income tax-avoiding "inversion" deals by U.S. companies with foreign rivals, according to ..
Last week, Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) said it was offering a $500 prepaid Visa gift card, a separate card good for $500 toward services at a VW dealerships and free 24-hour roadsi ..
U.S. stocks gained steam and the dollar touched a fresh seven-month high on Wednesday after minutes from the most recent Federal Reserve policy meeting showed a core of offici ..