Wealthy Chinese are likely to buy fewer luxury goods again this year after the steepest cut-back on spending in at least five years, changing the game for high-end retailers l ..
China's Commerce Ministry said it had approved U.S.-listed laboratory equipment maker Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc's $13.6 billion takeover of Life Technologies Corp ..
Overnight, the Standard & Poor's 500 (.SPX) climbed to an all-time closing high on the back of the economic data and strong quarterly earnings from Bank of America (B ..
TOKYO/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Investigators in Japan are studying x-ray images of a lithium-ion battery from when it left the factory, hoping these may shed some light on why it a ..
Last year was a banner year in the fight against foreclosures, with filings hitting their lowest level since 2007. Total foreclosure filings for 2013, including notices of def ..
(Reuters) - United Continental (UAL) will furlough about 685 flight attendants, as the U.S. airline company looks to prune its expenses as part of a $2 billion annual cost-cut ..
Arcane measures designed to make banks safer are pushing trading activity into areas where the banking regulator's writ doesn't run, making conventional markets more ..
Citigroup will replace all customer debit cards involved in the data breach at Target Corp, the No.3 U.S. retailer, a spokeswoman for the bank said. The bank did not replace t ..
Dan Akerson, who retired as chief executive of General Motors Co (GM), on Wednesday, urged his replacement and others at the No.1 U.S. automaker to avoid the decades of short- ..
Charter Communications Inc reached out to Comcast Corp this week about teaming up to buy Time Warner Cable Inc, after the larger rival rejected its $37.3 billion takeover bid, ..