The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, a sign that a recent string of strong job gains may continue. Weekly applications for unemploymen ..
Wal-Mart is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jo ..
Greece sent its European creditors a compromise proposal on Thursday in a last-moment bid to unfreeze talks on its bailout program and end uncertainty over its future in the e ..
BAE Systems (BAES.L), the world's third-largest defense contractor by revenue, said it believed the worst was over for spending cuts in its key U.S. market as it forecast ..
Greece asked euro zone countries for a six-month extension of its bailout programme on Thursday, pledging to honour all its debts and not to take unilateral action that would ..
The board of German sportswear company Adidas (ADSGn.DE) has launched a formal search for a successor to long-serving Chief Executive Herbert Hainer, who has faced calls from ..
A bipartisan congressional agreement on granting President Barack Obama trade promotion authority for a pan-Pacific trade deal is likely this spring, U.S. lawmakers visiting J ..
A softer stance from the Federal Reserves knocked the dollar down on Thursday but failed to lift stock markets in Europe, where the looming deadline for Greece to get a new de ..
The boss of Motorola has slammed iPhone prices as "outrageous" after its build-your-own phone service came under a attack by Apple's Jony Ive. ..
Oil prices tumbled on Thursday after another big weekly build in U.S. crude inventories and a possible rise in Saudi output stoked worries about oversupply. ..