09/12/2013 4:49amThe U.S. government has come up with window labels that show the gas mileage and pollution of used cars.
09/12/2013 7:27amHotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. plans to raise $1.25 billion from an initial public offering of its common stock.
09/12/2013 9:15amBP has urged a federal judge to reject a $111 million budget request by the court-supervised administrator of the company's multibillion-dollar settlement with Gulf Coast businesses and residents following its 2010 Gulf oil spill.
09/12/2013 11:02amLots of retailers come out with "hot toy" lists every holiday season, but this year Wal-Mart decided to try something different: let kids rate their favorite toys.
09/12/2013 12:29pmA federal judge has approved American Airlines' plan to emerge from bankruptcy protection and merge with US Airways, although the airlines must still resolve a lawsuit filed by the federal government seeking to block the merger.
09/12/2013 1:52pmThe Walt Disney Co. is planning to "significantly increase" its stock buybacks next year, the media company's chief financial officer said.
09/12/2013 1:59pmThe heads of U.S. securities exchanges have agreed to pursue changes intended to limit technical breakdowns and better manage those that occur.
09/12/2013 2:01pmWal-Mart announced Thursday that it will require its suppliers to phase out about 10 hazardous chemicals from personal care products, cosmetics and cleaning products sold in its stores.
09/12/2013 3:22pmThe slowly recovering U.S. job market has helped women rebound faster than men: They've now regained all the jobs they lost to the Great Recession. Men are still 2.1 million jobs short.
09/12/2013 3:47pmSell high.
09/12/2013 4:03pmIn a Sept. 5 Q&A interview with Eric Takaha of the Franklin Strategic Income fund, The Associated Press included a response to a question that said most holdings of the fund are in bonds issued in other currencies than the U.S. dollar. Takaha was referring only to the fund's global bond holdings.
09/12/2013 4:35pmPLAN APPROVED: A federal judge approved the plan under which American Airlines parent AMR Corp. would merge with US Airways and then exit bankruptcy protection. It filed for Chapter 11 help in November 2011.