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House Republican leaders will seek to make an extension of the debt limit conditional on the repeal of a planned cut in military pension benefits.
McDonald's CEO vowed to "create more of a coffee culture through high-quality McCafe products," as well as to double-down on breakfast to boost sales.
Virgin Atlantic has launched a pilot scheme involving wearable technology to speed up the check-in process.
Optimism among owners of small business in the U.S. crept higher in January, continuing a trend, amid hopes for higher sales.
After Facebook's best quarterly results ever — surpassing expectations and sending the stock soaring — COO Sheryl Sandberg sat down for an interview.
L'Oreal will buy 8 percent of its shares from Swiss consumer goods group Nestle, boosting its earnings per share by more than 5 percent.
Many companies are now choosing to file IPOs confidentially. Yet some question whether such filings benefit investors or just the companies. NYT reports.
A parody of Starbucks called Dumb Starbucks gave away free coffee this weekend in Los Angeles. USA Today reports.
The mother of one of two "distressed babies" cited by AOL chief executive Tim Armstrong, said that the policy shift was "completely dehumanizing."
The CBO talked about 2.5 million jobs lost from the Affordable Care Act. That's not quite right and misses the real silver lining, says Jack Ablin.
The Quantum Endowment fund was named the world's most successful hedge fund, after it gained $5.5 billion in 2013.
The developer of "Flappy Bird" took the game down at midnight on Sunday as he announced he would do 22 hours earlier.
UK bank launches investigation after newspaper reveals that the personal details of 27,000 customers had been stolen and sold.
Toyota is close to a deal to pay $1 billion to settle a U.S. criminal investigation into how it disclosed customers' complaints.
Whatever it is Apple has cooking (and many expect a watch or possibly a more serious entry in the television space), it can't come soon enough.
Subway's decision has at least one food chain pondering its use. So how widespread is its use among fast-food giants? Very.
McDonald's new store in Vietnam isn't just a landmark for the company; it is a signal the country is ripe for investment gains.
California-based action camera company GoPro on Friday registered for a "secret" initial public offering, pending an SEC review.
The U.S. Justice Department will close its probe into Samsung's use of patents to attack rivals, but said it would continue to monitor patent suits.
Speed traders have been paying to receive market-moving news before the general public has access to it, The Wall Street Journal reports.