Led by Silicon Valley stalwarts Apple, Amazon and Google, the surge put the brakes on a six-day losing streak that saw the S&P 500 surrender 11 percent. In a sign that a f ..
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose for a second month in July, and demand in a key category that tracks business investment plans jumped by the ..
Athletic apparel giant Nike Inc. is fighting subpoenas for financial documents and witness depositions in the federal government's lawsuit against former cyclist Lance Armstro ..
By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc is testing a personal digital assistant called "M" within its Messenger service that can answer questions ..
U.S. stocks soared almost 4% Wednesday, halting a six-day rout, as traders pushed back expectations for when the Fed will hike interest rates, and cheered upbeat U.S. economic ..
Syngenta shares fell more than 18 percent on the news, while Monsanto shares jumped more than 7 percent. The Swiss agrichemicals group said its board unanimously rejected the ..
After six-straight days of selling, U.S. stocks roared sharply higher on Wednesday. Yahoo Finance breaks down what you need to know. ..
Wall Street posted big gains on Wednesday as traders pushed back expectations for when the Fed will hike interest rates, and cheered upbeat U.S. economic data. ..
Plunging commodity prices are testing the viability of emerging currencies' long-standing pegs to the dollar, with some already abandoned as countries balk at the cost of ..
The largest U.S. retailer of firearms says it will stop selling assault rifles because of declining demand, not political pressure. ..