Ford Motor reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
If this turning point comes, the U.S. may soon see the fortunes of middle- and lower-class workers rising.
Authorities have lost contact with an Air Algerie flight en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board.
President Barack Obama’s push to deter U.S. firms from buying foreign companies for tax purposes will make several deals less attractive.
President Obama will call for an end to a corporate loophole that allows companies to avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas.
Email addresses and other contact information stored at the European Central Bank (ECB) have been stolen, the organization confirmed on Thursday.
An Islamist militant group with ties to Syria may be planning an attack within the coming days, head of Police Security Service warns.
Business activity in the euro zone rebounded in July, according to PMI data, although concerns remain about France's sluggish economy.
European shares closed higher on Thursday, after a business activity index showed the euro zone rebounded in July.
Slimmed-down technology firm Nokia on Thursday upped its full-year profit guidance at its core Networks unit.
Social media giant Facebook reported bumper earnings growth on Wednesday, but some analysts have called into question how long the party will last.
Asian equity markets ended mixed on Thursday following gains in the morning session as attention turned to the region's earnings season.
The Kiwi was crushed as the country's central bank warned against the currency's strength following its decision to hike interest rates.
China's manufacturing activity rose to an 18-month high in July, according to a private survey Thursday, as the government's stimulus measures worked their magic, consolidating a recovery in the world's second biggest economy.
The State Department's global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, resulting in delays for those waiting for U.S. passports and visas.
Though barely a week has passed since MH17, an anti-aircraft campaign is still in full swing above the areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists.
Standard & Poor's may face securities fraud charges for ratings given to six commercial mortgage-backed securities issued in 2011.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
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