Uber is standing down for the next three months in Portland, just one of the cities where it has run into trouble. The company said it would stop picking up customers there for three months after the city sued, asking a judge to order Uber to stop operating until it ...
Federal Reserve reassurances that it won't raise rates anytime soon boosted stocks for the second straight day, sending the Dow to its biggest two-day gain in more than three years while leading Treasurys to their biggest two-day selloff in more than a year.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labour market continued to strengthen.
Unilever, the maker of Hellman's mayonnaise, says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of Just Mayo. Unilever had filed suit against the company, Hampton Creek, this year, claiming false advertising for Just Mayo, an eggless product.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory means he'll helm Japan into the 70th anniversary of its World War II defeat in 2015, a watershed year that will set the tone for its fraught ties with China and South Korea.