10/21/2013 12:15amBusiness management software company SAP AG says net profit rose 23 percent in the third quarter as its cloud computing business grew rapidly and the company kept down costs by holding down hiring of new employees.
10/21/2013 2:40amThe chief executive of Royal Philips NV says his company _ already the world's biggest light maker _ is winning market share in next-generation LED lighting technology.
10/21/2013 4:29amAlmost 6 million young people are neither in school nor working, according to a study released Monday.
10/21/2013 4:39amAn Elmo that gives out hugs, Barbie's Dream House, and a new striped Furby all made Target Corp.'s list of top toys for the holiday season.
10/21/2013 8:23amDespite uncertainty in Washington and rising oil prices and interest rates, companies are upbeat on the prospects for economic growth in the next year, according to a quarterly survey of business economists.
10/21/2013 10:49amA British court has lifted an injunction preventing the Wall Street Journal from publishing the names of traders who may be implicated in the rate-rigging case involving the London interbank offered rate, or LIBOR.
10/21/2013 10:55amCommunications equipment maker Tellabs has agreed to be acquired by investment firm Marlin Equity Partners for $891 million.
10/21/2013 1:03pmFor 18 1/2 years as Federal Reserve chairman, he was celebrated for helping drive a robust U.S. economy. Yet in the years after he stepped down in 2006, he was engulfed by accusations that he helped cause the 2008 financial crisis _ the worst since the 1930's.
10/21/2013 2:31pmKohl's Department Stores says it will open its doors on Thanksgiving for the first time, adding to the growing ranks of retailers trying to get a jump start on the holiday shopping season.