U.S. equity futures were little changed as investors awaited the latest economic data and earnings to give direction to a market near record levels.
The discount store chain offered to buy rival Family Dollar for about $8.5 billion, in a deal that would create America's leading discount retailer.
Cummins Inc. said it earned $446 million, or $2.43 a share, in the second quarter, up from $414 million, or $2.20 a share, in the year-earlier period, boosted by stronger North American truck markets.
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A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accidents.
Massive offshore wind farms like Sheringham Shoal in England appear to be doing more than converting wind energy.
Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue — allegations of sexual harassment at the annual pop-culture festival.
A federal judge struck down the District of Columbia's ban on carrying guns outside of a person's home, concluding it violates Second Amendment rights.
Imagine life without electricity or running water, and you'll understand what nearly befell our planet two years ago.
Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) on Monday reported net income that rose by 4.4 percent in its fiscal third quarter, and fell short of analysts' expectations.
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A man fishing off a pier on Britain's east coast was surprised to haul in something he hadn't caught before in 40 years of fishing—a Mediterranean anchovy.
Tyson Foods says it will sell its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil for $575 million in cash to help pay debt tied to its acquisition of Hillshire Brands.
The European Union's antitrust authority has cleared Apple's $3 billion deal to buy Beats Electronics, which makes headphones and offers music streaming services.
Feeling guilty about that huge serving you heaped onto your plate at dinner last night and promptly finished?