U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc will buy Irish fruit firm Fyffes Plc to create the world's largest banana supplier.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his bearish thoughts on financial markets, appears to be equally pessimistic on the fledgling virtual currency bitcoin.
The international investigation into the mysterious disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines flight has so far yielded more questions than answers.
The S&P 500 index finished at a record closing high of 1,878 last Friday, rising 1 percent for the week, its second straight weekly rise.
Copper prices fell to their lowest in four years on the Shanghai Futures Exchange on Monday, a move analysts say underscores China's bleak outlook.
Mobile messaging apps are poised for explosive revenue growth over the coming years, as they expand offerings beyond basic chat services.
Malaysian investigators said on Monday that they have still not found anything that could be parts of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight as the search effort entered a third day.
Tech executives and industry professional at South by Southwest Interactive all say that virtual currency is here to stay.
Emerging markets have been a key source of volatility for markets, raising the question of whether they will become a "euro zone" for investors.
Proxy advisory firm ISS says Apple shareholders should vote against a proposal by activist investor Carl Icahn.
The mother of one of two "distressed babies" cited by AOL chief executive Tim Armstrong, said that the policy shift was "completely dehumanizing."
Singapore, one of Asia's smallest countries thinks big when it comes to defense.
The global market selloff may have sent investors scurrying for cover, but it's getting a yawn from analysts who are sticking with their 2014 calls.
When Janet Yellen testifies before Congress, here's what investors want to hear.
Democrats sought to turn the latest controversy over Obamacare and the economy into a positive political message.
Proponents of the domain expansion say it will help increase choice and competition, but some experts say it could actually hurt small businesses.
"The LEGO Movie," an animated film based on the colorful plastic children's blocks, snapped up $69.1 million in ticket sales.
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Hundreds of technicians and engineers are camped out in Tokyo hotels trying to revive Japan's nuclear industry.
The brutally cold winter has lit a fire under natural gas prices, testing assumptions that shale can provide inexpensive energy for decades to come.