McDonald's Japan withdraws financial guidance for 2014, citing lost sales and higher expenses caused by a scandal involving a Chinese chicken supplier accused of unsanitary practices.
BlackBerry Ltd. agreed to acquire Germany's Secusmart GmbH for an undisclosed amount to further bolster its mobile security offerings for companies and governments.
High-end stores in London have long sold gifts to well-heeled Muslim tourists for the holy month of Ramadan, but more middle-market outlets are beginning to feel the effect as well.
Windstream said it intends to spin off some of its telecommunications network assets into an independent, publicly traded real estate investment trust.
Wynn Resorts said its second-quarter earnings grew 57%, as margins grew and the company's Macau and Las Vegas operations both posted revenue growth.
Renault reported a steep rise in first-half profit, as the French car maker benefited from a cost-cutting drive and the absence of provisions that hurt its performance in the same period last year.
UPS said its revenue rose as the company attributed an increase in demand to e-commerce and growth in package shipments.
Money-laundering allegations against Argentine construction baron Lázaro Báez are focusing attention on the wealth of President Cristina Kirchner and her late husband Néstor.
Corning said its second-quarter earnings fell as charges weighed on the maker of TV-screen glass's bottom line, masking a jump in sales.
McGraw Hill Financial said its second-quarter profit and revenue jumped as demand grew for its ratings services.