SPRINGFIELD, Ill., May 31- Illinois Democrats set aside a seven-month spending plan offered on Tuesday by Republican Governor Bruce Rauner, leaving a full-year budget the governor has vowed to veto as the most likely option to pass on the final day of the legislature's spring session. House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton left a... » Read More
British low-cost airline easyJet guided to annual profit growth of up to 14 percent.
United Technologies cut its full-year profit outlook on Tuesday as it warned of pressures in its aerospace systems and Otis elevators businesses.
Travelers reported a stronger-than-expected profit as catastrophe losses almost halved and it recorded a gain from the resolution of tax issues.
The Bank of Japan trimmed its economic growth forecast on Wednesday but held off on offering fresh stimulus.
"Minions" ruled the weekend box office, racking up a massive $115.2 million in North America, for the second biggest animated film opening in history.
Andy Slavitt, the acting boss of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees Obamacare, has been nominated as head of the agency.
British engineering company Rolls-Royce cut its profit forecasts for this year and next, citing continued weakness in oil and gas markets.
Greek voters are torn on taking the bailout, with the 'yes' camp only marginally outweighing the 'no' voters, a poll showed.
U.S. and Iranian officials said talks on a final accord would likely run past a June 30 deadline.
The Space Exploration Technologies rocket exploded about two minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
The CEO of Medtronic talks new FDA approval and how to improve the health-care system.
Greece made a new offer on reforms, signaling 11-hour concessions to break a deadlock that has pushed Greece to the brink of bankruptcy.
Nearly 20 percent of Apple Watch buyers are not only shelling out for the timepiece but are springing for a spare band too.
Famed U.S. gun maker Colt Defense LLC said it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Dinosaurs rule the earth again after " Jurassic World" debuted to a dominant $204.6 million at the domestic box office this weekend.
HSBC is betting on China's Pearl River Delta for growth, but the region's patchy development underlines the risks in the bank's Asia "pivot" strategy.
Nigeria is probing whether it was short-changed by deals to swap crude for refined products, the state oil company, traders and a security source said.
A French prosecutor on Thursday formally opened a criminal inquiry into the Germanwings plane crash in March that killed 150 people.
Microsoft will sell a bigger version of its new, wall-mounted video-conferencing and digital whiteboard device for $20,000.
Tayyip Erdogan's hopes of assuming greater powers suffered a serious blow as the ruling AK Party failed to win an outright majority.