NEW YORK, May 28- A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Apple Inc's bid to disqualify an antitrust compliance monitor appointed after the technology company was found liable for conspiring with five publishers to raise e-book prices. While saying some allegations against the monitor Michael Bromwich "give pause," the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in...» Read More
Marlboro says it will get into the e-cigarette business in the second half of 2014 and raised its profits forecast for the next year.
Dubai flag carrier Emirates will buy more Airbus A380 superjumbos, the airline's chairman said at the opening of the Dubai Airshow.
China unwrapped a bold set of economic and social reforms on Friday, relaxing its one-child policy and further freeing up markets.
Activist hackers linked to the collective known as Anonymous have accessed U.S. government computers in multiple agencies, the FBI warned.
A choking smog across much of northern China threatens major coal projects globally that are still on the drawing board.
U.S. technology companies may face new challenges selling their goods and services in China as fallout from the U.S. spying scandal takes a toll.
General Motors Chief Executive Dan Akerson could step down as early as next year, according to people close to the matter.
Boeing Co. machinists soundly rejected a new labor contract on Wednesday that would have let them build the company's newest jetliner in Washington.
Shares of textbook rental company Chegg, whose staff includes a former Yahoo executive, slump in the IPO off its quoted price of $12.50 each.
Treasury said it raised another $1.2 billion in October from the sale of shares in General Motors as it reduces its stake in the No. 1 US automaker.
Francis Bacon's painting "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" became the most expensive work of art ever sold when it fetched $142.4 million.
A Reuters study found that Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei controls a massive financial empire built from property seizures from ordinary Iranians.
Transocean said it reached an agreement with Carl Icahn.
Fed. Chairman Ben Bernanke said on Friday that there was still an "awful lot of slack" in the labor market, but said that economic data doesn't provide an accurate measure.
McDonald's Corp reported lower-than-expected comparable-restaurant sales for October as sales fell in Japan.
NYPD has denied that its commissioner, Ray Kelly, was in talks with JPMorgan Chase about a senior role in security at the bank.
Russia's economy will perform far worse than forecast over the next two decades, lagging global growth, business daily Vedomosti reported on Thursday.
A jump in advertising sales powered AOL's third quarter results past Wall Street's expectations, the company said on Tuesday.
British construction picked up speed last month, unexpectedly growing at its fastest pace since September 2007, a survey of purchasing managers showed on Monday.
Zurich Insurance said investigations found no indication that the company's former CFO who committed suicide suffered any "undue pressure."