RadioShack Supplier Declined to Help Rescue Effort

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Cash-strapped RadioShack said it tried but failed to convince a major supplier to help its finances by altering its terms, a setback as the struggling electronics retailer works to avoid a bankruptcy filing.

Germany's Merck to Buy Sigma-Aldrich

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Germany's Merck is paying $17 billion to acquire Sigma-Aldrich, a U.S. supplier of laboratory testing materials, as Merck looks to reduce its reliance on finding blockbuster drugs.

Siemens to Buy Dresser-Rand

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German engineering company Siemens agreed to buy U.S. oil-equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group for $6.4 billion.

Rockefeller Fund to Shed Fossil-Fuel Investments

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The Rockefellers, whose family fortune sprung from oil, said Monday that their fund is working on a plan to divest itself of fossil-fuel interests.

AT&T-Chernin Venture to Buy Fullscreen Stake

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A joint venture of AT&T Inc. and media mogul Peter Chernin plans to buy a majority stake in Fullscreen, which produces shows and music distributed via YouTube, as the telecom giant deepens its involvement in online video.

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises to 21

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The death toll from a defect in older model General Motors small cars increased to 21 on Monday, and could go higher, according to a victims' compensation expert hired by the company.

Daimler Makes India a Strategic Center

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Daimler is targeting emerging markets such as Africa and Southeast Asia with a line of stripped-down trucks produced in India.

Will 'Gotham' Signal Change at Fox?

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Fox is coming off a season of few new hits and double-digit declines in viewers. Now, the network's plan is to first make a hit out of "Gotham" and then get more out of in-house programming.

Air France Pilot Union Rejects Offer

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Air France-KLM made what it described as last-ditch concessions to the airline's main pilot union to end a week-long strike, but the union rejected the offer and extended the walkout.

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