A group of Fukushima workers sued Tokyo Electric for unpaid wages in a potentially precedent-setting legal challenge to the utility.» Read More
A U.S. government agency said on Tuesday that it would accelerate the development of an Ebola treatment from Mapp Biopharmaceutical.
Communicating their competence is critical for women in the workplace, and is something they don't do nearly enough.
A new study finds that we are not only are we willing to allow robots to give commands, but that we prefer robot orders to that of humans.
A female traveler allegedly threw water in a male passenger's face for preventing her from reclining.
Japanese summer bonuses rose in July and regular pay grew for the second straight month, suggesting some firms are gradually -raising wages.
Washington is facing international pressure to ease its ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union.
NATO leaders will respond to the Ukraine crisis by agreeing this week to create a "spearhead" rapid reaction force that could be sent to a hot spot.
The European Union could ban gas exports and limit industrial use as part of emergency measures to protect household energy supplies this winter.
European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi appears to be implementing his own three-pronged plan to rescue the euro zone economy.
A record number of enforcement actions are being pursued against employers accused of "wage theft," The New York Times reports.
General Motors is preparing to launch the world's first mass-produced cars with eye- and head-tracking technology that can tell whether drivers are distracted.
The ECB meeting on Thursday is the prime event for markets seeking clarity on the bank's response to recovery, inflation and the sluggish pace of reform.
President Putin called for immediate talks on Ukraine, although his spokesman said this did not mean Moscow endorsed rebel calls for independence.
Pro-democracy activists vowed to bring Hong Kong's financial hub to a standstill after China rejected their demands to choose the next leader in 2017.
Samsung is in need of crisis management, analysts say, as ineffective product differentiation sparks margin erosion and a decline in market share.
Norwegian Cruise is in advanced talks to acquire peer Prestige Cruises International for around $3 billion, according to sources.
Vice is finalizing a 10 percent stake sale to A&E in a deal valuing the digital media company at $2.5 billion, FT reports.
Collette Wixom is saving for her four-year-old son's college tuition by featuring him in branded attire on social media, with a following of 175,000.
Burger King's proposed acquisition of Tim Hortons may offer big tax benefits but the real tax winner is likely to be its controlling shareholder.
The FHFA wants firms to provide more support to some low-income Americans taking out mortgages and refinancing their home loans.
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