Russian stock markets were sharply lower following the announcement of new sanctions, and analysts warned of tougher penalties on the way.
Russian President Putin warned that U.S. sanctions will take relations with Russia to a "dead end" and damage U.S. business interests.
A five-hour humanitarian truce agreed by Israel and Hamas came into force on Thursday, hours after Israel said it fought Palestinian gunmen.
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Morgan Stanley's earnings jumped as stronger performances by its investment banking and wealth management businesses made up for a fall in bond trading.
Rupert Murdoch’s audacious offer for Time Warner that if it succeeds would cement his status as the most powerful U.S. media magnate.
General Electric is in talks to sell its century-old household appliances business for as much as $2.5 billion, Bloomberg reported.
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Tesla's new electric car to go on sale in 2017 and compete with BMW's 3 Series sedans.
For over a decade, the General Motors legal department quietly worked to contain the damage of defective ignition switches.
The one-time golfing buddies now practically seethe with contempt whenever they talk about one another. The Fiscal Times reports.
Microsoft is set to cut more than 6,000 jobs in an announcement expected early Thursday, as it trims its newly acquired Nokia phone business.
The billionaire activist investors shared the stage during a surprise joint appearance at the Delivering Alpha conference.
Carl Icahn defended the role of activist investors like him, saying that too many companies are being run by "morons" who need oversight.
Businesses often cite a skills gap for not filling jobs. But a new survey says it's the long hiring process itself that keeps many jobs open.
Swiss bank UBS saw 15.4 percent growth in its wealth management business for 2013, firmly securing its position as world leader in the sector.
The world has progressed in reducing poverty, but about one in five people in developing regions still live on under $1.25 a day, according to the UN.
John Malone's Liberty Global has bought a 6.4 percent stake in ITV from BSkyB, lifting shares in the British broadcaster on hopes of a wider bid.
Plans to allow greater foreign investment in Shanghai's A-share market could prove to be a game changer for investment in Chinese shares.
President Obama escalated sanctions against Russia on Wednesday by targeting a series of large banks and energy and defense firms.