Pfizer has renewed its interest in a takeover of UK rival AstraZeneca, in what would be one of the global drugs industry’s largest ever deals.
The shift to passively-managed index funds keeps growing even though U.S. active equity funds have outperformed them. Higher fees may be the cause.
Australia's Prime Minister said on Monday it was now highly unlikely that debris from the missing Malaysian jet would be found on the ocean surface.
The last time a top American official visited Malaysia in 1998, Vice President Al Gore rebuked its leaders for suppressing freedom.
Emirates Airline, the world's largest operator of A380s, offers aspiring pilots "flights" to any of a dozen major airports around the world.
As earnings season reaches the halfway mark, the focus is on whether profit growth is good enough to keep the market moving higher.
Shares in Japan Display slid to their lowest after the smartphone screens maker slashed its full-year operating profit forecast by 11 percent.
A large portion of the world's browsers are vulnerable to attack from a flaw discovered in versions of Internet Explorer, Re/code reported.
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Los Angeles Lakers greats Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant are standing behind the Buss family despite the team's lousy season.
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Red-hot IPO market is cooling down. No longer are we seeing IPOs price at the high end of the range and get a big first-day pop.
Microsoft's new CEO wants to distance the tech company from its storied operating system as soon as possible, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.
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The crisis in Ukraine is a reminder that the world is unstable, and oil companies must drill in those places nonetheless.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday it was necessary to send a message to Russia that its "destabilizing" actions in Ukraine must stop.
Alstom's arch rival Siemens wants talks with the struggling French engineering group, the German company said on Sunday.
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On balance, the negatives of further military adventurism by Russia in Ukraine would seem to outweigh the positives, analysts say.