The Canadian company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline asked the U.S. government to suspend review of the $8 billion project.
Royal Dutch Shell PLC said on Tuesday it expected synergies from its planned $70 billion takeover of BG Group PLC to be 40% higher than previously announced.
Video game maker Activision Blizzard said it will buy "Candy Crush Saga" creator King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 billion to strengthen its mobile games portfolio.
Newly released emails conflict with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's 11-hour testimony before the Benghazi Select Committee, according to a review of the transcripts and public records.
President Obama mocked Republican presidential candidates for demanding a series of changes to the format of their televised debates, saying they would not be able to deal with Russia or China if "they can't handle a bunch of CNBC moderators."
The U.S. death rate has been falling for decades, but researchers have detected one group in which the rates have been steadily ticking up — middle-aged white people. Suicides and deaths from drug overdose and alcohol abuse are being blamed.
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has overtaken businessman Donald Trump as the top pick of Republican primary voters to be the party’s presidential nominee, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds.
Hillary Clinton met with the mother of Trayvon Martin, along with the mothers of African American men and women killed by police officers, while in Chicago Monday, just four days after Black Lives Matter protestors were escorted out of African Americans for Hillary event in Atlanta.