Global defense companies are clamoring for the chance to compete with Boeing (BA.N) for a multi-billion-dollar contract to provide Britain with submarine-hunting aircraft, as ..
Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) said it plans to hire 60,000 seasonal employees to work at its stores in the United States, the same as last year, as it gets ready for the busy ho ..
Builders broke ground on fewer houses and apartment complexes in August, a possible sign that the housing market may be levelling off after accelerating for much of the year. ..
GE, the largest U.S. industrial conglomerate, said on Thursday it will invest more than $400 million in the European turboprop engine development, testing and production opera ..
As it does once each quarter, the Federal Reserve will deliver a triple-dose of news Thursday afternoon — a policy statement, economic forecasts and a news conference by Chair ..
Facebook Inc said it would launch a service that will let advertisers pay for ads only when they are scrolled through from top to bottom on its news feed. The new service, cal ..
The chief executive of SAP , Europe's biggest software firm, lost an eye and was briefly in life-threatening danger after falling down a flight of stairs in July, the com ..
U.S. stock index futures held a touch lower on Thursday as traders looked to the Federal Reserve and today's interest rate decision. ..
The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in eight weeks, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthe ..
China opposes Internet attacks and wants to work with the United States in cyberspace but will defend its interests, a senior Chinese official said on Thursday, after U.S. Pre ..