01/27/2014 1:39amSwedish wireless equipment company LM Ericsson AB says it has settled a legal dispute with Samsung Electronics Co. about global patent licenses.
01/27/2014 4:59amGermany's central bank is suggesting that European countries facing bankruptcy could in the future consider imposing a one-time domestic capital levy rather than seeking foreign aid.
01/27/2014 5:32amMemo to the White House: The website may be fixed, but President Barack Obama's new health insurance markets have yet to win over most consumers.
01/27/2014 7:44amRoyal Caribbean signaled a rebound in the cruise industry Monday by posting a fourth-quarter profit of $7 million, compared to a loss during the same quarter last year of $393 million.
01/27/2014 8:17amU.S. sales of new homes fell in December for a second consecutive month but even with the pause at the end of the year, sales for all of 2013 climbed to the highest level in five years.
01/27/2014 8:41amAT&T says it does not intend to make an offer soon for British cellphone company Vodafone.
01/27/2014 9:01amFrom the White House to the Vatican to the business elite in Davos, Switzerland, one issue keeps seizing the agenda: the growing gap between the very wealthy and everyone else.
01/27/2014 9:07amThe Associated Press-GfK poll on the Target data breach was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Jan. 17-21. It is based on online interviews of 1,060 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.
01/27/2014 10:05amIn a first, working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps _ a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.
01/27/2014 10:24amAmerican shoppers say they are very concerned about the safety of their personal information following a massive security breach at Target, but many aren't taking steps to ensure their data is more secure, says a new Associated Press--GfK Poll.
01/27/2014 10:30amCaterpillar used a combination of cost-cutting and strong sales of construction equipment to deliver a fourth-quarter profit that topped Wall Street estimates and gave the sagging stock market some needed support.
01/27/2014 10:31amNew General Motors chief Mary Barra stressed on Monday the company's support for its struggling Opel subsidiary in Europe, saying its workers will get the job of building a new vehicle at the main plant in Germany.
01/27/2014 10:41amFederal prosecutors say two men are charged in New York with conspiring to commit money laundering by selling more than $1 million in Bitcoins to users of the black market website Silk Road, which lets users buy illegal drugs anonymously.
01/27/2014 10:58amU.S. sales of new homes fell in December for a second consecutive month but even with the pause at the end of the year, sales for all of 2013 climbed to the highest level in five years.
01/27/2014 11:29amU.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that power-assisted brakes can fail at times in Camry gas-electric hybrids.
01/27/2014 12:49pmA subsidiary of investment firm Legg Mason Inc. has agreed to pay about $21 million to settle U.S. government claims that it concealed losses to investors and engaged in prohibited transactions that favored some clients over others.
01/27/2014 1:17pmSouthwest Airlines Co. is expanding beyond the continental United States with flights to the Caribbean beginning July 1.
01/27/2014 1:58pmIn a story Jan. 22 about a recall of Playtex pacifier holders, The Associated Press reported erroneously, using information supplied by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, that the product was sold at Target. The products were not sold at Target.
01/27/2014 2:23pmU.S. investors are being hit with new worries from overseas just as the economy at home appears to be strengthening.
01/27/2014 5:33pmU.S. federal prosecutors have charged two Brazilian nationals with insider trading in connection with 3G Capital's $3.26 billion acquisition of Burger King in 2010.
01/27/2014 5:33pmThe CEO of the new American Airlines says he will get a salary of $700,000 this year and could get a bonus of twice that if the company is highly profitable.