Whiting Petroleum Corp. is seeking a buyer, according to people familiar with the matter, after plummeting crude prices took a bite out of the oil-and-gas producer’s results and its shares tumbled.
The music industry is gearing up to spin revenue from a new source: the billions of hours of DJ mixes and mashups that dance-music fans listen to online each year.
Brazil’s Supreme Court on Friday authorized prosecutors to investigate the heads of both chambers of Congress in a corruption case that threatens to upend President Dilma Rousseff’s governing coalition.
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne stands to earn $72 million for engineering a deal that created the world’s seventh-largest car maker and led to a 61% surge in the company’s stock price last year.
Google has assembled a team of engineers to build a version of the Android operating system to power virtual-reality applications, according to two people familiar with the project
Fewer accidents should lead to better fuel economy, a fact the auto industry wants Washington regulators to recognize when doling out credits for coming mileage targets.
The crude oil aboard the train involved in a fiery derailment in Illinois was shipped by a big energy-trading company based in Switzerland.
TurboTax maker Intuit Inc. said the U.S. Justice Department has formally requested information from the company and said it has been contacted by the Federal Trade Commission.
Alcoa said it would look at cutting or selling up to 14% of its global smelting capacity, as it continues to fight sluggish prices and an oversupplied global market.
Bank of America’s move toward a software-defined data infrastructure reflects the migration of state-of-the art information technology developed by Internet companies into the broader economy.