New orders for U.S. factory goods rebounded strongly in June on robust demand for transportation equipment and other goods, a hopeful sign for the struggling manufacturing sec ..
U.S. drugmaker Pfizer gained European Union antitrust approval on Tuesday for its proposed $15 billion acquisition of U.S. rival Hospira after pledging to sell some drugs to a ..
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A U.S. judge on Tuesday rejected a proposed class action settlement between American Express Co (AXP.N) and merchants who sued the company over swipe fees, ruling that a lawye ..
Mortgage giant Freddie Mac reported net income of $4.2 billion for the second quarter, up sharply from the same period of 2014, as it increased its purchases of home loans and ..
It’s the oil crash few saw coming, and few have been spared as it erased $1.3 trillion, the equivalent of Mexico’s annual GDP, in little more than a year. ..
Airbus (AIR.PA) has won a patent for a hypersonic plane, but Concorde's hydrogen-powered successor is unlikely to leave the drawing board any time soon. The European plan ..
Greece's main stock index unofficially closed down 1.2 percent on Tuesday, a day after a record fall of 16.2 percent, but most losses were in the banking sector which san ..
Shire Plc made an unsolicited offer to buy one-month-old Baxalta Inc. for about $30 billion in stock to bolster its focus on rare diseases, a move that may fend off larger dru ..
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn affirmed his approach after July losses tied to Consol Energy Inc., SunEdison Inc. and gold fueled his worst monthly performance since 2008. “ ..