More accident victims are protesting General Motors' use of its 2009 bankruptcy sale to shield it from liability related to an ignition-switch defect, telling a judge GM should be "held accountable for its egregious wrongdoing."
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store's shareholders overwhelmingly rejected two nonbinding proposals put forth by activist investor Sardar Biglari, the company said, pointing to preliminary results from Wednesday's special meeting.
A consortium backed by Lawrence Ho agreed to raise its stake in a casino project on the outskirts of Vladivostok to 85%, as the gambling mogul expands his empire beyond Macau and into far eastern Russia.
The British coal industry is on the point of fizzling out, following the planned closure of two of its three remaining deep mines in northern England. Among the beneficiaries: Russian exporters of the commodity.
Primark, a clothing chain whose formula of fashionable looks at rock-bottom prices has proved a hit with U.K. shoppers, plans to open its first U.S. store in the former Boston home of the original Filene's Department Store.