08/07/2013 4:30amHomebuyers could feel the pinch if Congress follows through on plans to shut down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-controlled mortgage guarantee giants that were rescued by a $187 billion taxpayer bailout during the financial crisis.
08/07/2013 6:23amPortugal's statistics agency says the bailed-out country's unemployment rate has fallen for the first time in two years.
08/07/2013 6:25amA health care trust for General Motors Co.'s retired factory workers raised $171 million in a public offering of warrants to purchase the automaker's stock.
08/07/2013 6:42amBrookfield Property Partners is buying Industrial Developments International Inc. for $1.1 billion.
08/07/2013 6:57amVirgin America posted a rare quarterly profit Wednesday, reflecting more people flying and falling fuel prices.
08/07/2013 7:24amDuke Energy Corp. posted a sharp drop in second-quarter profit on costs related to closing a crippled nuclear power station in Florida and milder weather in its service territory.
08/07/2013 9:01amHonda says it will spend $215 million to expand an engine plant and build two training centers in Ohio.
08/07/2013 9:29amFREDDIE PROFIT: Freddie Mac earned $5 billion from April through June, the seventh straight profitable quarter for the government-controlled mortgage giant.
08/07/2013 10:14amChrysler is investing $52 million at two Michigan plants to build more four-cylinder engines in anticipation of increased demand.
08/07/2013 10:53amThe European Union is pressing ahead with an investigation of whether China unfairly helps its solar panel makers with government subsidies.
08/07/2013 10:59amIN PLANNING STAGES: Homebuyers could feel the pinch if Congress phases out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government-controlled mortgage guarantee giants that were rescued with a $187 billion taxpayer bailout during the financial crisis.
08/07/2013 12:19pmToyota is recalling 342,000 Tacoma midsize pickup trucks because the front seat belts can malfunction.
08/07/2013 12:25pmEvery new car window sticker shows the estimated cost of fuel for a year, but that figure may not reflect the miles you drive. A new survey does that math for you.
08/07/2013 1:16pmWorld Wrestling Entertainment's largest investment to date in training its next crop of professional wrestlers is in full swing in central Florida.
08/07/2013 2:41pmWellCare Health Plans' second-quarter earnings inched up 1 percent, as a jump in medical benefits and other expenses countered a revenue spike for the Medicaid and Medicare coverage provider.
08/07/2013 2:48pmEven though U.S. auto sales are close to returning to pre-recession levels, don't expect to see a new Ford factory anytime soon.
08/07/2013 2:52pmWal-Mart has agreed to improve safety conditions for employees who use trash compactors and cleaning chemicals at more than 2,800 stores as part of a settlement agreement with the Labor Department.
08/07/2013 3:05pmTesla is reporting a narrower loss for the second quarter, and shares of the electric car maker are soaring in after-hours trading.