Steve Easterbrook, the new chief executive of McDonald's Corp., on Wednesday said the success of his plan to revive the fast-food giant will hinge on many small things--like how long its restaurants toast the burger buns.
Tokyo: Asian shares shed gains on Thursday as the Chinese, Hong Kong and Australian markets slipped, while the dollar scaled a 13-year peak against the yen as it rallied on expectations the U.S.
ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson delivers remarks on the release of a report by the National Petroleum Council on oil drilling in the Arctic, in Washington, on March 27.
U.S. stocks ended sharply higher Wednesday and the Nasdaq logged a record-high close, led by a rebound in technology and health-care stocks and optimism that Greece will avoid defaulting on its debt.
A nearly nine-mile stretch of shoreline from El Segundo to Redondo Beach was closed Wednesday when clumps of tar washed ashore, and dozens of cleanup contractors were working overnight to clear the popular beaches, authorities said.