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Officials at Point Park University in Pittsburgh have dropped their legal challenge over whether faculty members can unionize under the National Labor Relations Act.
Harley-Davidson Inc. (NYSE:HOG)on Tuesday posted a lower quarterly net profit as the strong U.S. dollar hurt international sales while the company's foreign competitors cut prices.
Harley-Davidson Inc.'s stock surged 2.8% in premarket trade Tuesday, after the motorcycle maker beat profit and sales expectations.
United Technologies unveiled quarterly sales that fell 5% in the June period because of weakness in the Otis elevator unit and the negative effect of the strong dollar. Shares fell more than 3% in pre-market trading.
Drugmaker Horizon Pharma PLC is boosting its offer for Depomed to $33 per share.
Gold continued to trade around five-year lows on Tuesday as analysts expect more losses in the coming months following Monday's 'bear raid' when sellers dumped approximately 33 tonnes in just two minutes.
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $4.23 billion.
Verizon Communications Inc. said Tuesday it had net income of $4.23 billion, or $1.04 a share, in the second quarter, up from $4.21 billion, or $1.01 a share, in the year-earlier period.
Verizon Communications, the biggest U.S. wireless service provider, reported a 2.4% rise in quarterly revenue as it added 1.1 million postpaid wireless subscribers ahead of the launch its online video service.
Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $299.8 million.
Bank Of New York Mellon Corp. (BK) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $853 million.
Polish officials say a Lufthansa plane that was approaching Warsaw's international airport nearly collided with a drone.
President Barack Obama is facing a convention of veterans and taking questions from Jon Stewart of "The Daily Show," as concerns run high about Iran, veterans' care and a shooting rampage against U.S. Marines.
Loren Primmer will have to take the scenic route for a while.
Toshiba's chief executive is stepping down to take responsibility for doctored books that inflated profits at the Japanese technology manufacturer by 151.8 billion yen ($1.2 billion).
Swiss-based pharmaceutical company Novartis says second-quarter net income dropped 32 percent over the same quarter last year, brought down primarily by poor performance from associated companies and negative effects of a strong U.S. dollar.
A Seattle CEO who set a $70,000 minimum wage for all his employees is now being sued by his brother.
Most Asian stock markets were modestly higher Tuesday after positive U.S. earnings reports boosted sentiment.
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average ) up 0.6% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index ) up 0.4% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index ) up 0.3% (at break) ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200 ) up 0.4% ; Seoul (Kospi ) up 0.1% ; Mumbai (Sensex ) down 0.1% ; Taipei (Taiex ) up 0.2% Copyright © 2015 MarketWatch, Inc.
Japanese stocks shuffled higher in their return from a three-day weekend, with techs rising amid continued softness for the yen (dollar at �124.31) and transports improving after deep losses for crude-oil futures.