Bayer is eyeing further takeover deals after wrapping up the acquisition of Merck & Co. Inc.'s consumer health business, the German drugmaker's chief executive said on Thursday.
Kellogg Co posted its sixth straight quarter of weaker net sales in its U.S. cereal business as demand for products such as Corn Flakes and Rice Krispies wane in its biggest market.
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Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor in Arkansas John Burkhalter said being a male stripper in Little Rock was one of the many “tough jobs” he had in his past.
The Philadelphia Fed announced Thursday that it has hired the executive search firm Kom Ferry to help find a new president.
Royal Dutch Shell has outpaced peers with a forecast-beating rise in quarterly profit and said it would spend heavily next year on key projects, even as oil majors prepare to weather the full impact of a sharp drop in oil prices.
Police in Delaware are looking for the husband of a state senator who was caught on video taking down political signs put up by Republican challengers.
Newspaper publisher New York Times Co reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit, as a 17 percent rise in digital subscription sales offset a decline in print advertising revenue.
Bombardier Inc, a Canadian plane and train maker, on Thursday reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings as aircraft deliveries shot up nearly 60 percent.
Time Warner Cable Inc (NYSE:TWC), the No. 2 U.S. cable TV operator, lost more video subscribers than analysts had expected in the third quarter as more customers opt for internet streaming services offered by companies such as Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX).
New York Times reported Thursday a third-quarter loss, including discontinued operations, that narrowed to $12.5 million, or 8 cents a share, from $24.2 million, or 16 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.
MasterCard's third-quarter net income rose thanks to continued volume growth as Americans grow more confident about the economy and appear less hesitant to use credit cards.
A smaller trade deficit and surge in defense spending boosted the economy, but other details in the 3Q growth report hinted at some momentum loss.
The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose for a second-straight week, but remained at levels consistent with a firming labor market.
There have been ties in the Senate before. One as recently as 13 years ago. But unlike professional sports, there isn’t a standard procedure to work out a Senate tie.
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market.
Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc.'s profit rose slightly the third quarter as higher prices helped to offset decline in the number of cigarettes it sold.