08/16/2013 4:51amChinese stock prices swung wildly Friday after a brief trading frenzy blamed on a brokerage's computer error.
08/16/2013 7:08amU.S. worker productivity accelerated to a still-modest 0.9 percent annual pace between April and June after dropping the previous quarter.
08/16/2013 8:16amCadillac is showing off a low-lying two-door coupe that likely is the prototype for the brand's re-entry into the big, elegant and expensive luxury car market.
08/16/2013 9:33amDenmark's shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk saw profits at its container unit nearly double in the second-quarter, contributing to a big rise in the company's share price.
08/16/2013 10:29amA rebound in the housing market has made homeowners more willing to invest in renovations that could boost the value of their homes even more in a rising market.
08/16/2013 10:38amFormer media tycoon Conrad Black's legal battle with the Ontario Securities Commission will continue in October, but his lawyer said Friday he's considering filing a request to have the proceedings stopped.
08/16/2013 10:50amShares of Sophiris Bio Inc. tumbled Friday after the drug developer slashed the price of its initial public offering while boosting the number of shares being sold.
08/16/2013 11:03amThe back-to-school shopping season is kicking into high gear, but stores have been pushing it for a month. They're working hard to get parents to spend, spend, spend on notebooks, computers, clothes and other student needs.
08/16/2013 11:54amMerck is suspending sales of its cattle feed additive Zilmax in the U.S. and Canada while it studies a possible link between Zilmax and lameness in cattle.
08/16/2013 12:03pmJ.C. Penney Co. and its largest shareholder, William Ackman, have made a deal that sets terms for allowing him to unload his stake in the company in an orderly manner.
08/16/2013 12:24pmU.S. regulators have approved the proposed $8 billion sale of the venerable New York Stock Exchange to a much younger futures exchange. The deal is a symbol of how financial markets are being increasingly reshaped by high technology.
08/16/2013 1:53pmThe Federal Reserve says it expects to collect $440 million in fees from 70 big banks and other financial firms to help cover its costs of supervising them.
08/16/2013 2:40pmElectric bills have long been take-it-or-leave-it affairs: Pay one rate for all the power you used the month before, no matter when you used it.
08/16/2013 3:00pmGeneral Motors Co. is recalling nearly 293,000 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars in the U.S. because the power-assisted brakes can fail.
08/16/2013 3:42pmThe Teamsters dropped a bid to push aside another union and represent about 11,000 aircraft mechanics and other workers at American Airlines.
08/16/2013 3:48pmUnited States Steel Corp. says one of its top executives will take over as its new CEO in September as long-time leader John Surma transitions into retirement.
08/16/2013 4:30pmA number of international companies have suspended operations in Egypt as three days of violent street battles make the streets of Cairo unsafe.