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California legislators and labor unions reached a tentative deal to raise the state's minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour, a state senator said.
Taiwan's Foxconn is set to sign a takeover deal for Japan's troubled Sharp with a smaller-than-planned bailout after repeated delays, two sources said.
Apple sought to delay briefing in the Justice Department's appeal of a ruling that protects it from unlocking an iPhone in a drug case.
Healthier niche foods have taken off in recent years and Love With Food is one U.S-based start-up that's using a subscription model to ride the wave.
Japan's February consumer inflation was flat as low energy costs and weak consumption capped price growth, keeping the BOJ under pressure for further easing.
Microsoft execs have been meeting with private equity firms mulling bids to buy Yahoo and may finance their efforts, Re/code reports, citing sources.
Will Apple's new 4-inch iPhone have what it takes to survive in the markets? A UBS hardware analyst offers his opinion.
Spring came early to the markets, and if history is any guide, the rally could continue into April. Here's how to trade it.
Victims of online fraud who have failed to protect themselves should not be compensated by banks, U.K.’s most senior police officer has said.
Leading tennis player, Novak Djokovic has come out saying he’s for equality in the sport, after a fierce debate over equal pay was sparked this week.
Scotland will today stop generating electricity from coal for the first time in more than 100 years.
It's difficult to keep the bottom line moving higher as the economic recovery and bull market age, reports USA Today.
Ride-hailing apps Grab and Uber must partner with a transport business if they want to continue to operate in Southeast Asia's largest economy.
The man tasked with bringing in the money for Manchester United remains very confident about the prospects of the soccer club over the long term.
Activist hedge fund Starboard Value wants to remove the entire board of troubled web portal Yahoo, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Yum Brands is in talks with KKR and Hopu Investments, among others, over the sale of a minority stake in its China operations, two sources said.
Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises are taking a hit from China's slowdown and many are hoping for help from the government's 2016 budget.
Bank of Montreal will roll out what it claims is the first credit card program that will allow users to complete payments with a "selfie".
Forget Cuban cigars and rum. Boosting the island's emerging tech sector is the real opportunity for growth, say two Cuba experts.
CNBC talks to Former president of Mexico, Felipe Calderon to discuss what he’s learnt when he was in power and what other countries can learn.
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