Icahn said the poison pill also "puts a damper" on prospects for a "friendly dialogue" with Family Dollar executives. Family Dollar adopted a poison pill t ..
The unemployment rate has been on a slow downward trajectory since the recession ended nearly five years ago. While the overall jobless level has dropped to non-recession leve ..
President Barack Obama ordered the Department of Education to expand a program to ease student loan repayments for about 5 million more people. Obama's order would widen the e ..
Tyson, the largest U.S. meat processor, on Monday announced an agreement to buy Hillshire for $63 per share. That topped last week's $55 bid from Pilgrim's Pride Cor ..
Under a so-called grand bargain, the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) would contribute $100 million to ease pension cuts on the city's retirees and avoid a sale of art wor ..
The fitbit and the Nike wearables you see around today are like 8-track players before anybody had even invented the Walkman. People like to live better, longer and easier liv ..
It's been four years since United and Continental merged to become the nation's second largest airline, but the air up there is a bit turbulent. The stock might be u ..
The possible deal would combine the third-and fourth-largest U.S. wireless carriers, which could create a more powerful competitors for top carriers AT&T Wireless (T) and ..
Is the S&P 500 about to take 2,000 for the first time ever? Traders are divided. ..
Tesla's Elon Musk plans to encourage standardizing electrical car specifications by opening the Supercharger design to other automakers. ..