Herbalife CFO John DeSimone pushed back against Bill Ackman on Tuesday, telling CNBC in an interview that "his bark is always worse than his bite."
French advertising group Publicis announced a first-half fall in net profit on Tuesday and warned on its prospects for sales growth in 2014.
Top designer Christophe Lemaire is leaving Hermes in the fall to focus on developing his eponymous fashion label.
Some Republicans say Obama should have been stronger in response to MH17, but voters may not agree. Politico's Ben White reports.
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