Synergy Group Corp. is looking to sell its Brazilian shipyards unit for $1 billion, exiting a business that has struggled to recover from a soured deal with the Venezuelan government.
Deere unveiled another round of layoffs Friday as the company continues to scale back agricultural-equipment production amid weaker demand.
The International Trade Commission confirmed the imposition of tariffs on imports of steel pipe and tube from South Korea and five other countries, a victory for U.S. steelmakers.
Google said it acquired mechanical engineering and product-design company Gecko Design as the Internet-search giant increasingly works on hardware products, rather than just software.
UnitedHealth Group Inc. has applied to sell plans in 24 states' health-law consumer marketplaces next year, including major markets such as Texas and Pennsylvania
The social-media site scrambled to remove images of a U.S. journalist's beheading while maintaining its dedication to freedom of expression.
In labs and startups across China, tinkerers with big dreams are pushing a new wave of innovation. They see smart gadgets as an opportunity to create a Chinese-designed product for a global audience.
A few weeks ago Sprint and T-Mobile were contemplating a merger, and now they are out to steal each other's customers.
Sinopec reported that its first-half net profit rose 8% from the year before on improved refining margins after Beijing introduced changes to fuel pricing last year.
Federal prosecutors are looking at the role employees inside and outside of General Motors' legal department played in a delayed ignition-switch recall linked to 54 accidents and more than a dozen deaths.