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AbbVie is walking away from its proposed $55 billion takeover bid of Shire and has agreed to pay the rival drugmaker a $1.64 billion breakup fee.
How much cash is too much cash? Looks like Apple will test the limits.
Facebook sued four law firms on Monday over their involvement in a case challenging Mark Zuckerberg's ownership of the social media company.
A picture of the U.S. electorate is emerging, and it is not pretty for either party, according to a poll from Politico.
IBM sold its chip-making business for $1.5 billion to focus on other areas.
IBM with a big miss, and abandons its 5-year plan for $20 in earnings by 2015.
Warren Buffett does not like to lose money in general, so losing $1 billion before lunch on a Monday morning can not be going down well.
Dallas Fed President Fisher said stock market volatility has not changed his outlook for ending the central bank's bond-buying program "one iota."
Apple's new mobile payment service bets consumers will no longer want to carry wallets, credit cards or cash.
Yahoo is expected on Tuesday to outline cost-cutting efforts and give details of how it is evaluating possible acquisitions, the WSJ reported.
Microsoft has proven its potency in the cloud, and is one of three companies with the scale, resources, and know-how to dominate the market, CEO Satya Nadella told CNBC.
In its first earnings update since revealing plans to spin off its lighting business in September, Dutch electronics giant reports net loss.
Russia has broadened its crackdown on McDonald's, as Moscow's stand-off with the west continues, the FT reports.
Lufthansa cancelled 1,450 flights amid a pilots strike, compounding travel woes after millions were stranded by a weekend-long train drivers' stoppage.
The World Health Organization promised that it would publish a full review of its handling of the Ebola crisis once the outbreak was under control.
Elliott Management sent a letter to Family Dollar's board, nominating seven new directors on Friday.
Mastercard is partnering with Zwipe to launch the first biometric, contactless payment card.
Mortgage credit may rise and lenders may be able to protect themselves from charges of making bad loans if a deal involving Fannie and Freddie goes through, The WSJ reported.
Over the last 14 years, there have been 22 losing streaks of at least six days in length, including the most recent one.
After six days of losses that shaved nearly 900 points off the Dow, markets rallied sharply on Friday. Not everyone took part, though.
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