Discovery Communications is considering a bid for Scripps Network Interactive, the owner of cable channels such as the Food Network and HGTV.
Advantage Rent a Car has reached a key settlement with former parent Hertz Global Holdings as it prepares to sell its assets to a Canadian private-equity firm.
Bechtel Corp. said it may pursue contracts tied to efforts by the U.K. government to reform the way it buys much of its defense equipment.
Jon Brod is expected to exit from the company early next year to join a startup, according to a person familiar with the matter.
H&R Block's fiscal second-quarter loss narrowed, as the tax-services provider recorded a higher income tax benefit, though revenue slid and overall expenses climbed.
China's state-owned Chinalco Mining begins operations at its Toromocho open-pit copper project in Peru
McKesson's $8.38 billion offer for German drug distributor Celesio was cast into doubt after Celesio's largest independent shareholder, hedge fund Elliott, rejected the bid saying it undervalued the company.
Office Depot chose its Boca Raton, Fla., campus as the company's headquarters following the completion last month of its OfficeMax buy.
Pharmacy giant CVS Caremark and health-care service provider Cardinal Health agreed to combine sourcing and supply chain operations to source generic drugs.