Drugmaker Shire said on Tuesday it was seeking to buy Baxalta for $30 billion to forge the leading global specialist in rare diseases.» Read More
The CEO of agricultural chemicals group Syngenta ruled out further negotiations of a merger with rival Monsanto, describing their attempted takeover offer as "woefully short."
The US should build on what Starbucks is starting with its youth job-creation effort, says former Medtronic CEO Bill George.
Ex-ESPN personality and founder of Grantland.com Bill Simmons signed an exclusive deal with HBO set to begin in October.
Rapper 50 Cent testified in court on Tuesday about his finances as part of a lawsuit over posting a sex tape without permission.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau directed Discover to pay penalties over unfair student loan practice accusations.
Donald Trump has pulled a classic adolescent prank by releasing the phone number of a rival who dared to criticize him.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he thinks Microsoft shares dropped despite reporting a good fourth quarter.
Fedex Express has ordered 50 additional Boeing 767-300 freighters, the company said in a statement.
AshleyMadison.com can kiss goodbye plans for a listing on the London Stock Exchange this year, banking sources said.
For those worried that the Ashley Madison hack will cost them in divorce—that may not be the case, says lawyer Jacqueline Newman.
Mark Cuban did not question Donald Trump's views on politics, but rather how much the GOP Presidential hopeful is actually worth.
Trump has surged to a big poll lead and even some of his top-tier opponents are at risk of being drowned out, the FT reports.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains what he thinks is IBM's biggest problem.
The famous Smithsonian has launched its first crowdfunding campaign in the hope that fans will help preserve an iconic piece of space memorabilia.
Speciality chemicals and paints maker AkzoNobel said it was on track to meet its 2015 targets on Tuesday.
Swiss drugmaker Novartis reported second-quarter core net income that fell short of expectations on Tuesday, on the back of a stronger dollar.
Huanglongbing disease, also called citrus greening, is a fatal tree disease that California growers fear is spreading.
Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler was moved to tears when 8,000 Schaeffler employees gathered near the family-controlled company's headquarters in 2009 to demand the German government help avert the ballbearing maker's collapse. The previous year, the matriarch and her son Georg had launched Schaeffler's audacious debt-financed takeover of Continental,...
Last quarter may have been weak for Microsoft, but the stock remains a good long-term buy, analysts say.
In 2015's second quarter, the number of advertisers investing in video ads on YouTube rocketed by 40% compared to the year before, according to Google.