U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors weighed softness in economic data ahead of Friday's important jobs report.» Read More
Asian shares opened higher on Thursday, as gains in crude prices offset a weaker finish in the U.S. overnight.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Micron, Kraft, Tesla & more.
The CFTC charged Kraft Foods Group and Mondelez Global with manipulating what futures and cash wheat prices, the agency announced Wednesday.
Sen. Bob Menendez has been charged with using his office to improperly benefit a Florida eye doctor and political donor.
The move will not apply to workers at franchisee-owned restaurants, which make up 90 percent of U.S. stores.
US oil closed up more than 5% after government data showed inventories rose for a 12th consecutive week.
The pace of U.S. manufacturing growth fell in March to its slowest in almost two years.
Arkansas' Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson is sending the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act back to the legislature for a rewrite.
U.S. construction spending fell in February and the prior month's numbers were revised to show a steeper decline than estimated.
Patriarch Partners and Lynn Tilton filed a counter-suit against the SEC, claiming it violated their right to the constitution.
Atlanta Fed president Dennis Lockhart said that the U.S. remains on track for a rate hike in the June to September period.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
China's factory activity surprisingly expanded in March, government data showed on Wednesday, but analysts are still betting on more easing measures to come, to prevent growth from slipping further.
Chinese shares outperform the region as data suggesting a sluggish economy fueled hopes of more monetary stimulus measures.
Sentiment among Japan's big manufacturers held steady in the first quarter as companies remained pessimistic about the economy, the Bank of Japan's Tankan survey showed on Wednesday.
GoDaddy will price its initial public offering at $20 per share, above its previously indicated range, the web-hosting company said late on Tuesday.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: SYNNEX, Dyax, Novavax & more.
Despite criticism, the Arkansas state legislature passed its version of a measure billed as a religious freedom law. NYT reports.
Oil extended losses on Tuesday ahead of a nuclear pact that could release more Iranian crude into the oversupplied market.
Warren Buffett spoke with CNBC from an automotive Forum on Tuesday.