April 19- Comcast Corp is in talks with Charter Communications over selling or spinning off roughly 3 million subscribers worth approximately $18 billion to $20 billion as part of the divestitures related to its $45.3 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable, according to a source familiar with the matter.» Read More
Most doubt it will happen, but banks are already gearing up for how to handle any US Treasuries tainted by missed payments.
A rare flash of bipartisanship Saturday served as a cruel tease to those hoping Congress is moving toward reopening the government.
The IRS said that it has stopped initiating new asset seizures from tax delinquents during the government shutdown.
BP won a legal reprieve in its effort to force the administrator of a settlement related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Chrysler said it will recall an estimated 132,000 sport utility vehicles globally, mostly in the United States, to address potential software problems.
Consumer goods company Unilever warned on Monday that a slowdown in its emerging markets accelerated in the third quarter and it now expects underlying sales growth of just 3 to 3.5 percent in the period.
Mazda is recalling 161,400 Mazda6 sedans in the United States because loose screws could cause the side doors to come open.
"It is clear that I have a lot to learn about the lively debate concerning the evolution of the family," Barilla said in a videotaped apology.
The Fed could start reducing its asset purchases this year based on economic forecasts but the decision could be pushed into next year, a top Fed official said on Friday.
The British government said on Friday it would offer shares in state-owned Royal Mail at between 260 pence and 330 pence each in its London listing, valuing the company at as much as 3.3 billion pounds.
JC Penney shares tumbled to their lowest in nearly 13 years after a Goldman Sachs report projected slow sales and liquidity trouble.
Users may find something lacking in the new iPhone compared with last year's model: They could break more easily.
Walt Disney and the producer behind the blockbuster "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise and the summer flop "The Lone Ranger," will end their long-running film deal next year.
Following are some of the key components for the iPhone 5S and their makers that have been identified so far.
U.S. chief executives were less optimistic about the economy in the third quarter, with fewer expecting to increase sales or boost capital spending than in the preceding three months.
Despite an 8 percent drop in quarterly revenue Adobe Systems's Creative Cloud exceeded paid-subscriber forecasts, sending shares up 4 percent.
Pre-orders for Apple Inc's new plastic-backed, brightly colored iPhone 5C have not been "overwhelming."
A clutch of hot Silicon Valley names that have steered clear of the markets may now gravitate back if Twitter helps revive investor interest in consumer apps and dotcoms.
Britain's economy is picking up at last but the country has a problem it didn't face after previous recessions.
Some of Microsoft's top investors have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor's CEO and Computer Sciences CEO as Ballmer successor.