It hasn't exactly been a year of progress for supporters of bitcoin, the world's most popular virtual currency. But as the year draws to a close, bitcoin is still ki ..
Prosecutors in Rio de Janeiro said on Tuesday that they were seeking to indict the former chief executive officer of Brazilian state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA and ..
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc has been sued in a class action by two people who described themselves as former employees and accused the company of failing to protect employ ..
Spain's Repsol has agreed to buy Talisman Energy , Canada's fifth-largest independent oil producer, for $13 billion as the drop in oil prices pushes energy companies ..
Alstom SA is close to settling a bribery case with the U.S. Justice Department for $700 million, a person close to the matter said on Tuesday, in what would be the largest cri ..
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered Wal-Mart Stores Inc to pay $188 million to employees who had sued the retailer for failing to compensate them for rest breaks and all ho ..
The big question is whether or not the Federal Reserve will remove the “considerable time” language from its statement which will be released Wednesday. According to a Bloombe ..
U.S. housing starts fell in November as groundbreaking for single-family homes declined after two hefty increases, in what appeared to be a brief pause in a gradual recovery t ..
British mobile phone operator Vodafone Group PLC will get $850 million in Canadian trade financing to help it buy enterprise services from BlackBerry Ltd, Ottawa said on Tuesd ..
Dozens more companies-including big banks, retailers and start-ups-have begun to adopt Apple's mobile payments platform, The New York Times reports. ..