McDonald's to Curb Purchases of Chicken Raised with Antibiotics

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McDonald’s said its U.S. restaurants will stop selling chicken raised with antibiotics that are important to human health, one of the biggest moves yet by a major food company to address growing concerns over antibiotic-resistant ‘super bugs.’

Starboard Still Pushing For Board Change At Staples

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Activist investor Starboard Value LP is continuing to push for board changes at Staples Inc., even after the office supply chain agreed to merge with rival Office Depot Inc. last month

EU to Leave Mobile Roaming Charges in Place Until 2018

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European Union governments pledged to take a flexible approach to the concept of net neutrality and leave mobile-phone roaming charges in place until at least 2018.

ITV Completes Turnaround Plan

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ITV signaled the completion of a multiyear plan to turn around its fortunes by returning hundreds of millions of dollars to investors and recording a profit increase boosted by its internationally growing production business.

Rosneft Posts Sharply Lower Net

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Net income dropped 28.5% to $9.3 billion in 2014, hit by lower oil prices, a weaker ruble and slowing growth in Russia.

China Rejects Obama's Criticism of Technology Rules

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China rebuffed criticism of a proposed counterterrorism law by President Barack Obama, saying the U.S. and others also want technology companies to provide access to their systems.

CSX Sees Coal Shipments to Fall at Least 5%

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CSX Corp. estimated its domestic coal shipments will decline at least 5% this year, though it still expects to achieve its growth targets amid continued growth in its merchandise and intermodal markets.

Insurers' Biggest Fear: A Health-Law Death Spiral

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The latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act focuses on federal subsidies that help lower-income consumers purchase plans, and the High Court’s decision could unravel the marketplaces created by the law.

Eurowings to Start Long-Haul Services in October

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Deutsche Lufthansa lower-cost airline Eurowings will long-haul services on Oct. 25, initially to Dubai, Thailand and parts of the Caribbean.

Reliance Infrastructure Buys 18% Stake in Pipavav Defence

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The infrastructure arm of Indian conglomerate Reliance Group said Wednesday it had agreed to acquire 18% of shipbuilder Pipavav Defence & Offshore Engineering Co. for 8.19 billion rupees, or $132 million.

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