Google took a hit from the strong dollar, but better expense control boosted first-quarter profit margins, lifting the company’s shares.
High expectations for Biogen’s multiple-sclerosis drug are a significant obstacle for the stock.
PepsiCo Inc. it will remove aspartame from Diet Pepsi in the U.S. and replace it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener, in a bid to reverse plunging sales.
Charter Communications is laying the groundwork for a potential bid for Time Warner Cable, according to people familiar with the matter.
The dollar declined against the euro and the yen, amid signs that falling business investment is weighing on the U.S. economy.
Comcast and Time Warner Cable terminated their merger plans, as increasing pressure from regulators prompted the end of the $45.2 billion deal.
Escalation of a U.S. bird-flu outbreak is elevating fears that the virus could linger, hobbling a poultry industry trying to identify its causes.
Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is dialing back its sex-tinged marketing and putting an end to hiring sales staff on “body type or physical attractiveness.”
The global economy is awash in commodities, but also with capital and labor—a glut that presents several challenges as policy makers struggle to stoke demand.