Russia's food safety watchdog has ordered the temporary closure of one of McDonald's restaurants in Yekaterinburg in the Urals region, the fifth such closure in rece ..
Jeff Bezos is ramping up Amazon.com Inc.'s entertainment ambitions, buying video-game service Twitch Interactive Inc. in one of its biggest-ever acquisitions. Amazon said ..
The first research into the effects of oil and gas development on babies born near wells has found potential health risks. While the findings are still preliminary, any docume ..
Two top Republican lawmakers profited from a corporate tax-avoidance maneuver that the U.S. Treasury Department is seeking to curb. House Speaker John Boehner and Ways and Mea ..
Warren Buffett is helping to finance Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s planned takeover of Tim Hortons Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, backing a buyer that ..
Amazon.com Inc snapped up live-streaming gaming network Twitch Interactive for about $970 million in cash, reflecting Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos' resolve to trans ..
America's shale boom has raised hopes of a revival in U.S. Much of the problem stems from steel, trucks, car parts, industrial machinery and furniture. ..
Investors in Burger King Worldwide Inc and Tim Hortons Inc applauded news of a potential merger between the two fast food chains, seeing both tax savings and strategic rationa ..
Bill Ackman's two-year bet on Burger King Worldwide Inc. (BKW) is paying off as the U.S. Pershing Square Capital Management LP's 10.9 percent stake in Burger King in ..