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Tyson Foods on Thursday offered $50 a share in cash, or $6.8 billion, for Hillshire Brands.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter for the first time in three years amid a severe winter, data showed.
Costco reported third-quarter results below analysts' estimates hurt by an increase in merchandise costs and other expenses.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.4 percent in April, according to a monthly report.
Yields on global sovereign bonds may be dropping as investors pile into the asset class, but strategists are split on what to expect next.
A new report shows that the percentage of black lawyers at top firms has declined for five straight years. The New York Times reports.
Investors rejected the pay plans of 10 of the world's biggest banks as anger over excessive bonuses soared in both Britain and the United States.
Comcast's $45 billion deal for Time Warner Cable would create a monopoly, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings told CNBC.
Gunmakers have long histories in New England's "Gun Valley," but politics may be pushing them out. Christian Science Monitor reports.
Just how much is your burrito cost rising at Chipotle? RBC shed some light on which items are getting hit the hardest.
Founded by rapper and producer Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine, Beats is a key vendor in the multibillion-dollar premium headphone market.
Men with ED may be able to avoid the awkwardness of a doctor's visit by buying Cialis without a prescription, under a new proposal. NYT reports.
At The Cosmopolitan, poolside revelers can get bottle-service via drone. What could go wrong?
A GM engineer who is at the center of accusations the company covered up a defect appeared distraught during lengthy congressional questioning.
The Fed could raise interest rates by the middle of next year but consumers can use the methods to get ahead. The Fiscal Times reports.
Billionaire Ken Langone reveals on CNBC the reason behind his recent interest in Facebook stock.
Apple paid $3 billion for Beats Electronics in hopes of playing catch-up in the shift away from downloading music, said a leading venture capitalist.
Google revealed how very white and male its workforce is; just 2 percent of its Googlers are black, 3 percent are Hispanic, and 30 percent are women.
John Mack, a former chief executive at Morgan Stanley, has left the board of Russia's top oil producer, which has been hit by sanctions.
The 2014 Chevrolet Impala is the only non-luxury car to earn the highest rating in tests of high-tech crash prevention systems.
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