12/04/2013 5:48amPhilip Morris is buying a 20 percent stake in Megapolis Distribution BV, the holding company for its Russian cigarette distributor, for $750 million.
12/04/2013 7:29amRussian aluminum baron Oleg Deripaska's company has launched a 100 million-euro ($1362 million) lawsuit against Montenegro over the handling of its aluminum smelter in the Balkan country.
12/04/2013 9:39amDeere & Co. said Wednesday that its board of directors approved an increase to the company's share buyback program. It also declared a quarterly dividend.
12/04/2013 10:30amA survey of chief executives at the largest U.S. companies shows a growing number are slightly more optimistic about the economy's prospects for the next six months and expect to boost hiring.
12/04/2013 2:07pmThe European Commission has fined a group of major global banks a total of 1.7 billion euros ($2.3 billion) for colluding to profit from the manipulation of key interest rates.
12/04/2013 2:09pmPortugal wants to look like Ireland, but it can't disguise its resemblance to Greece.
12/04/2013 2:40pmDisney is raising its annual dividend to 86 cents from 75 cents.
12/04/2013 2:57pmBarrick chairman Peter Munk is retiring from the company he built into the world's largest gold producer.
12/04/2013 3:14pmA federal agency said Wednesday that Fifth Third Bancorp will pay $6.5 million to settle charges of improper accounting of commercial real estate loans during the financial crisis.
12/04/2013 3:24pmSex toys. French films. Star Wars action figures. Erotic photos.
12/04/2013 4:18pmActivist investor Carl Icahn is seeking the support of Apple shareholders as he tries to pressure the iPhone maker into spending more of its cash to buy back the company's stock.
12/04/2013 4:25pmA company that manufactures flooring products is planning to renovate two facilities in northwestern Georgia and create more than 400 new jobs, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday.