Home Depot is putting a lid on new-store openings and focusing its expansion efforts on e-commerce, which presents some logistical challenges for a retailer that sells a lot of bulky materials.
Banks are boosting their lending to businesses, providing fuel for companies to increase spending on workers and equipment as the economy improves.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes stole confidential taxpayer data by exploiting the security flaw.
Reynolds American said Chief Executive Daniel Delen is retiring after three years at the helm and will be replaced by Susan Cameron, the cigarette company's former top executive.
The world's biggest coffee-store chain plans to move its headquarters for Europe, Middle East and Africa to London from Amsterdam and will have to pay more U.K. tax as a result.
General Motors ordered a more robust ignition switch in 2006 for a Cadillac then in development after complaints from test drivers that the vehicle would shut off if the ignition was bumped, newly released documents show.
The first expansion is complete at a Brazilian airport operated by a private company, an important milestone for the government's hopes of having investors help fund important projects.
Sonic Corp. is regaining its appetite for expansion, with ambitious plans to grow its 1950s-style carhop restaurants in new parts of the country as it seeks to narrow the gap with rival burger chains.
Ahead of the Tape: Chipotle Mexican Grill has been on a hot streak, both in its restaurants and on the stock market. And it doesn't show signs of losing its sizzle.
The results marked a continued rebound from a year earlier, when weak pricing and cyclical changes weighed on results.