Taj Mahal Workers Rally at Icahn's Office

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A group of Atlantic City, N.J., casino workers rallied outside billionaire Carl Icahn’s Manhattan office Thursday to protest benefit cuts made as part of a protracted battle to keep the Trump Taj Mahal from closing.

Kayak Offers Searches for Cuban Travel

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Thursday brought another sign that travel between the U.S. and Cuba is getting easier: Travel search-engine Kayak.com started offering hotel and flight results for Cuba.

Petrobras' Internal Review of Corruption Could Last Two Years

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An internal investigation into alleged corruption at Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA will cost the company approximately $57 million this year and could last up to two years, its chief executive said Thursday.

Airbus CEO Sees Low Oil Prices Benefiting Company

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Airbus Group NV chief executive Tom Enders said low crude prices should be good for commercial jetliner maker even if it is creating difficulties for the helicopter unit as demand from the lucrative oil-and-gas sector suffers.

Hershey to Buy Beef Jerky Maker

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Hershey Co. said it plans to buy Krave Pure Foods Inc., a maker of premium beef jerky, giving the candy company a taste of the emerging meat-snack market as Hershey’s sales start to stagger.

New Financial Adviser? Check Out Fees and Conflicts

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Here are questions to ask and places to find key information.

GM's Opel to Halt St. Petersburg Production

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General Motors Co’s Opel unit, responding to the slump in the Russian market, will halt production for nearly two months at its St. Petersburg, Russia, facility and review its plans for the region.

AstraZeneca to Harness Benefits of Genome-Editing Technology

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AstraZeneca has unveiled agreements that should enable the U.K. pharmaceutical company to tap into a promising, nascent gene technology aimed at making drugs more precise.

Have the Right Tools for Retirement

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Five steps you should take before retiring to make post-employment easier. Among them, make a realistic and efficient plan for withdrawing money from savings and a nonfinancial plan for staying engaged during retirement.

States That Tax Social Security Benefits

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Minnesota is among 13 states that slap some kind of tax on Social Security income. Some of those states, among them Connecticut and Montana, have separate calculations and/or income limits to determine taxable benefits.

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