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McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.
U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc will buy Irish fruit firm Fyffes Plc to create the world's largest banana supplier.
The economic fallout from the political instabilities in Asia and Europe is the result of failures to manage the changing security environment.
Tech executives and industry professional at South by Southwest Interactive all say that virtual currency is here to stay.
Don't expect any start-up to steal the headlines at SXSW this year. The advertising industry is getting most of the attention, said an executive.
As healthcare reform begins to take shape, venture capitalists see emerging opportunities in digital health start-ups.
Looking for the hottest watering hole in Austin at SXSW? There's an app for that.
Some of Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jets had hairline cracks in their wings due to a manufacturing problem, the airplane maker said Friday, reported the Wall Street Journal.
Ranbaxy Laboratories issued a recall of generic versions of the cholesterol drug Lipitor in the U.S. because of potential dosage issues, WSJ reported.
General Electric will stop paying senior executives dividends on stock awards that have not yet vested, after investors urged an end to the practice.
The U.S. trade deficit was little changed in January as a rebound in exports matched an increase in imports.
The huge price tag for Facebook's acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp is hard to justify, but there is clearly value in the app's 450 million users, Blackstone told CNBC.
Bill Gross, the co-founder and co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management Co, has accused departing CEO Mohamed El-Erian of seeking to "undermine" him.
The ratio of women to men in management-level positions has stagnated and, at the current rate, it will take 75 years for there to be equal numbers of men and women at the top level.
Former executives at Dewey & LeBoeuf were accused of using accounting gimmicks to fool banks and investors.
With Apple's story over the next year to center on iPhones and products to make the smartphone more useful, it may struggle to impress investors.
H&R Block is blaming a delay in the opening of the Internal Revenue Service's e-file system for a huge shortfall in its third-quarter revenue.
A federal judge favored Samsung in the heated patent battle with Apple.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler plans to heavily restrict TV station owners' ability to jointly manage multiple stations in smaller markets, Re/code reports.
Boeing said on Thursday it will end pension plans for 68,000 non-union employees, including its chief executive.