09/30/2013 5:43amU.S. stock futures are falling sharply as the federal government careens toward a partial shutdown.
09/30/2013 6:19amActive Network Inc., a provider of cloud-based services, is being taken private for about $904.8 million by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners.
09/30/2013 6:42amRussian state-controlled oil company Rosneft has set a price for buying out minority shareholders in TNK-BP that is far less than the majority shareholders received.
09/30/2013 7:33amBrookfield Property Partners is offering to buy Brookfield Office Properties for about $5 billion in cash and stock.
09/30/2013 8:48amSwedish flat-pack furniture giant IKEA will start selling residential solar panels at its stores in Britain, the first step in its plan to bring renewable energy to the mainstream market worldwide.
09/30/2013 9:40amAirlines are introducing a new bevy of fees, but this time passengers might actually like them.
09/30/2013 10:22amIn a story Sept. 27 about upcoming IPOs, The Associated Press erroneously reported the ticker symbol for Empire State Realty Trust Inc. It should be "ESRT."
09/30/2013 10:58amAmerican Airlines says it will hire 1,500 new pilots over the next five years and offer jobs to the remaining pilots who are still furloughed.
09/30/2013 11:01amCigarette seller Philip Morris International is buying a 49 percent stake in Arab Investors-TA for $625 million.
09/30/2013 11:11amDelta Air Lines says it will buy 11,000 Microsoft Surface 2 tablets for its pilots, to replace the heavy bundles of books and maps they haul around now.
09/30/2013 12:12pmA biotech drug from Roche has become the first medicine approved to treat breast cancer before surgery, offering an earlier approach against one of the deadliest forms of the disease.
09/30/2013 1:45pmThe world is aging so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according to a global study going out Tuesday by the United Nations and an elder rights group.
09/30/2013 2:01pmCorn is falling to its lowest in more than three years after a U.S. government estimate of corn stocks came in higher than traders had anticipated.
09/30/2013 2:11pmThe Labor Department has no plans to release the closely watched U.S. monthly jobs report on Friday in case of a partial government shutdown that lasts through the week.
09/30/2013 2:44pmThe price of corn fell to its lowest in more than three years after a U.S. government estimate of corn stocks came in higher than traders had anticipated.
09/30/2013 3:21pmContentious from its conception, President Barack Obama's health care law has survived the Supreme Court, a battle for the White House and rounds of budget brinkmanship. Now comes the ultimate test: the verdict of the American people.
09/30/2013 3:22pmGetting covered under President Barack Obama's health care law might take you more than one sitting. In a media preview Monday, it felt like a cross between doing your taxes and making an important purchase that requires research.
09/30/2013 3:22pmAt opposite ends of Illinois, St. Louis and Chicago have famously parried for more than a century: St. Louis snatched the 1904 Olympics even after Chicago had been named the host city, and the disdain between St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs fans fuels one of baseball's biggest rivalries.
09/30/2013 5:34pmWells Fargo & Co. has agreed to an $869 million settlement with Freddie Mac over claims on home loans it sold to the government-controlled mortgage finance company.
09/30/2013 9:39pmA moving and storage company will pay $450,000 in what federal regulators say is the largest settlement for a national origin discrimination case in Utah.