Alcoa announced it plans to acquire jet engine component maker Firth Rixson from Oak Hill Capital Partners for $2.85 billion in cash and stock.
By holding off until the end of the year to make plan contributions, companies may be hindering their employees from saving enough for retirement.
Prince Charles splashed out $433,739 to travel to Nelson Mandela's funeral, accounts released on Thursday show.
Philip Morris cut its 2014 earnings forecast saying it is proving to be a "complex and truly atypical" year for the company.
Barclays pulled a bond offering after it emerged that the New York attorney general was preparing to sue the UK bank for securities fraud.
One of the world's leading dealmakers has criticized mergers made just for tax purposes and predicted that U.S. will soon simplify its tax structure.
It is one of several tech companies trying to become more transparent about its workforce.
Militants took a town an hour from Baghdad that is home to four natural gas fields on Thursday, another gain by Sunni insurgents.
A swift rise in competition from China threatens an important pillar of Taiwan's economy, according to Barclays: the tech hardware industry.
GM said that it has told its North American dealers to stop selling new and used Chevrolet Cruze sedans from model years 2013 and 2014.
GoPro prices at $24 per share ahead of its IPO, and one analyst has already rated the stock a "buy."
An app-only booking company has added keyless room entry and mobile check-in features for hotel guests.
Google's big push into the "Internet of things" is likely to pay off, according to SunTrust's Bob Peck.
Look out, Silicon Valley. Asian business leaders are starting to think differently, says Michael Yoshikami.
Google announced three smartwatches, and software to automate cars, and television.
Corporations are shackling all kinds of workers with employment agreements that ban them from working for competitors.
Moody's upgraded its rating on California's general obligation debt, citing the state's improving financial position and employment growth.
The Supreme Court delivered a major setback to online TV startup Aereo. How will consumers fare following the ruling?
"It's a big victory for the NFL and allows them to keep the value of their content," says one expert.
Chinese magnate and philanthropist Chen Guangbiao hosted a charity lunch for the homeless in New York City's Central Park on Wednesday.