SAO PAULO - The Brazilian government says gross domestic product contracted for the second consecutive quarter, sending the economy of Latin America's biggest country into a technical recession.
MOUNTAIN VIEW -- At SRI, researchers are developing tiny robots that zip around on a thin electronic sheet and can work together like a hive of bees to manufacture a wide range of things, including super-strong support beams.
Twitter committed itself Friday to boosting the share of female employees at the company from 34% to 35% by next year. In a global workforce of 4,100, that's 41 more women.
NEW YORK (AP) - The strong dollar pressured Tiffany's fiscal second-quarter sales, and its performance missed analysts' expectations.
WASHINGTON - Consumer spending rose in July as American households stepped up vehicle purchases, but consumer sentiment dipped in August.