For Dec. 4, 2013
Here are business news highlights for Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
There will be plenty of cars and beer being hawked in the Super Bowl but fewer Hollywood movies.
Toys"R"Us has agreed to pay nearly $180,000 to settle a consumer protection lawsuit alleging that the retailer overcharged customers in Los Angeles and San Diego counties.
After eight straight weeks of gains, the stock market pullback long anticipated by investors may have arrived.
For Dec. 3, 2013
Here's a roundup of business news for Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
The troubled Vatican bank announced its new top manager Saturday, promoting an outside consultant who had stepped in when the bank's top two managers resigned amid scandal last summer.
Australia on Friday blocked the 3.4 billion Australian dollar ($3.1 billion) takeover bid by U.S. food giant Archer Daniels Midland Co. for Australian grains handler GrainCorp Ltd.
Japan's stock index was the standout performer Thursday, surging to its highest level in almost six years as the yen fell amid speculation that the country's monetary policy will be eased further.
Pope Francis on Thursday named his top assistant to look into the work of two commissions of inquiry he set up last summer to investigate the finances of the troubled Vatican bank and Holy See administration.
A major U.S. power company has pleaded guilty to killing eagles and other birds at two Wyoming wind farms and agreed to pay $1 million as part of the first enforcement of environmental laws protecting birds against wind energy facilities.
The stock market brushed past another milestone on Friday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 1,800 for the first time, capping seven straight weeks of gains.
J.C. Penney is getting booted from the Standard & Poor's 500 index after losing more than half of its market value this year.
As stocks surge this year, putting them on course for their best annual performance in a decade, all ten industry groups in the Standard & Poor's 500 index are closing in on gains of 10 percent or more for 2013.
The Dow Jones industrial average finished above 16,000 for the first time Thursday as the blue-chip index races toward its best performance in a decade.
Starbucks baristas must share their tips with shift supervisors who do much of the same work, a federal appeals court said Thursday.