An investment group led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets will buy the Louisiana power company Cleco for $3.4 billion.
A Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola after treating missionary priests with the disease repatriated from West Africa has managed to beat it after nearly two weeks of treatment in Madrid and has no traces of the virus in her bloodstream, according to test results released Sunday night by Spain's government.
Big Blue posted third-quarter earnings that missed Wall Street expectations, sending shares more than 5% lower in pre-market trade.
Toy maker Hasbro Inc. on Monday posted quarterly adjusted earnings that were above Wall Street's expectations.
Sears Holdings Corp. said its board has approved a rights offering that will allows shareholders to buy up to $625 million in 8% senior unsecured notes due 2019 and warrants to buy shares of its common stock.
Cleco Corp. , a Louisiana-based public utility holding company, said it will be bought out by a group of North American investors for $55.37 per share in cash, an agreement that values the company at $3.47 billion, plus the assumption of $1.3 billion of assumed debt.
Business venture capitalist Marc Andreessen is resigning from eBay Inc.'s board, the e-commerce heavyweight said Monday.
Shares in Dutch animal and fish feed supplier Nutreco NV have surged after the company announced a management-backed 2.69 billion ($3.43 billion) takeover offer from privately-owned trading company SHV Holdings.
There are a growing number of media voices calling for a ban on travel from West Africa, and I believe they'll soon get their wish.
Medical experts agree: You need sleep to not die.
We've all been there: tired, hangry, and without a piece of fresh produce or healthy snack in sight...and then a drive-thru beckons.
Electrolux says third-quarter growth in the Americas and increased efficiency in Europe helped the home-appliance maker achieve a 42 percent jump in earnings, with overall sales growth of more than 5 percent.
New guidelines for the treatment of Ebola expected to be issued Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will require healthcare workers to be completely covered up when treating patients for the virus and be monitored while donning and removing protective garb.
New data show that the German government's tax receipts are still rising as Berlin faces cooling growth prospects at home and pressure from abroad to increase spending.