TTM Technologies to Acquire Viasystems

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TTM Technologies, a maker of circuit boards used in electronic devices, has struck a deal to acquire smaller rival Viasystems Group, according to a person familiar with the matter.

'The Maze Runner' Leads Box Office

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"The Maze Runner" found its way into the lead of new movies, with an estimated weekend box office in North America of $32.5 million.

Dangers Aside, Railways Reshape Crude Market

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Initially conceived of as a stopgap measure until pipelines could be constructed, shipping crude by rail has become a permanent part of the nation's energy infrastructure as new pipelines hit headwinds and railroads reap expanding revenue.

Iridium Venture Offers to Track Planes

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In the wake of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370's disappearance more than six months ago, a satellite venture led by Iridium Communications is starting an initiative to provide free emergency flight-tracking of aircraft.

Why Taylor Swift and One Direction Play for Peanuts

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The iHeartRadio Music Festival is expected to draw some 20,000 fans to Las Vegas this weekend—but it won't be much of a payday for the headlining acts, including Taylor Swift and One Direction.

Can Alibaba Keep Growing?

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The real success of Alibaba's IPO will depend on whether the e-commerce company can keep growing without sacrificing its high profit margins of more than 40%.

Financial Elite's Offspring Start Their Own Hedge Funds

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The scions of a number of wealthy families, including the sons of prominent Wall Street figures Howard Marks and Ken Moelis, have either recently launched hedge funds or plan to do so soon, according to people familiar with the matter.

G-20 Continues Growth Push

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Finance ministers from the world's biggest economies reaffirmed a pledge to sharply boost world growth through more infrastructure spending, amid demands for some participants—especially European countries—to do more.

Daimler Makes India a Strategic Center

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Daimler is targeting emerging markets such as Africa and Southeast Asia with a line of stripped-down trucks produced in India.

EMC Weighs Merger, Other Options

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Data-storage giant EMC, under pressure from a shareholder activist and faced with the expected retirement of longtime CEO Joe Tucci, is considering options that could include a merger deal with a rival.

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